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Here’s our German-made 1972 Velo-Schauff tandem twinkling away on a frosty winter’s morning after a complete restoration.  Apart from it’s cables, grips, tyres and saddles it’s completely original, right down to the awful 3 speed Shimano rear hub… who knows why Schauff never used a superior Sachs-Torpedo hub?  We spent a long time on this project – and ride her far too infrequently – which also involved sourcing and restoring period mudguards and dynamo.  The decision was made to split the controls, which has made riding her even more fun…