BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE ORIGINAL RARE 1948 THANET SILVERLIGHT CYCLE FRAME.NO SL 1345 .IN VERY GOOD CONDITION WITH SOME AGED PATINA.seat post tube is 21 1/2"..top tube is 22"SEE PICS,UNFORTUNATELY THE FRONT AND REAR LEFT SIDE MUDGUARD EYES ARE MISSING .EITHER I CAN REPAIR THIS AT COST AFTER SALE BY BUYER OR YOU CAN DO IT AT YOUR LEISURE.IF I DO THIS WILL BE DONE BY PINKERTON CYCLES.THE CORRECT WAY SILVER SOLDERED...EITHER, I,M OK WITH....SO WILL BE PERFECT..BUT GORGEOUS ANYWAY.!!COME ON , WHERE DO YOU GET A COMPLETE ORIGINAL ,NON MOLESTED THANET CYCLE FRAME!!!..BLACK PAINT IS ORIGINAL,WITH ORIGINAL GOLD TRANSFERS AND HAND PAINTED WHITE BOX LINING ALL OVER THE FRAME..NICE TOUCH.CHROME REAR STAYS AND FORKS ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION,STILL HAS THE REAR BRAKE CABLE CLIPS & GEAR CABLE WHICH ARE PRESENT,VERY NICE PERIOD HEADSET AND A STANDARD SINGLE CHATER LEA B/B.OIL FILLERS ON THE HEADSET AND B/B..PLUS ORIGINAL CLEAN BENT BACK ALLOY SEAT POST.NOT PICTURED..REAR HUB GUIDES ARE STILL PRESENT AND NOT SNAPPED OFF OR CUT OFF!.CHROME HALF FORKS AND CHROME CROWN..LOVELY I THINK..JUST LOOK AT THE PICS..IF YOU FANCY SOMETHING FROM THE RARE CYCLING WORLD THEN HERE IT IS..SO HARD TO FIND IN THIS CONDITION.VERY HARD TO LET THIS ONE GO..BUT I WONT USE IT NOW UNFORTUNATELY,SO SOME LUCKY BUGGER WILL OWN THIS AND RIDE IT UNTIL THEY PASS IT ON..THANKS ALOT FOR LOOKING,GRAB YOURSELF SOMETHING AMAZING.STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD,HAVE THE BEST,ONLY HERE ONCE!.I,D RATHER DELIVER THIS TO BE HONEST,BUT I CAN POST FREE .SO MY LIMIT FOR DELIVERY IS 30 MILES RADIUS FROM LEICESTER.£2000.00
Wow - that is an old one , will show to my old man who was in the Thanet wheelers back in the day . 92 now so a bit old for a new bike though..
hello..nice of you to message ..its lovely,amazing condition..i would love to keep it but just will not use it now..unfortunately.magic story of your husband..what this site is all about.(:
My dad not my father :) , he used to ride a Buckley frame back in the day, which is actually my surname ..
aah ok....hope it brings good memories..
What are the dimensions / geo? I'm sure it's too big for me but the right buyer would appreciate knowing up front.
ahh thankyou for that..i forgot..!!top tube is 22",seat post tube is 21 1/2".,thanks
26" wheels also..but will fit 700c..also i think..regards
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