For sale in excellent used condition is this lovely steel gents Ridgeback touring bike in medium size 56cm. The bike is a 2012 model and has only has covered around 2000 miles from new when it was purchased for over £700 by a customer of mine who also happens to be a trusted friend. It has just had a full service costing over £100 and it’s very clean, well adjusted and in perfect mechanical condition. The Reynolds 520 tubed frame has mountings for a front luggage rack, three water bottles and a pump and comes with fitted with full length SKS Chromoplastic mudguards and an upgraded rear luggage rack by Tubus (as fitted to Dawes’ Galaxy models). The bike also features no-nonsense 24 speed Shimano STI transmission, easy-to-adjust Tektro cantilever brakes, good quality puncture resistant & reflective Panaracer tyres, proper ergonomic touring ‘bars, recent new 3ttt bar tape & KMC chain. A sensible, reliable touring bike, that’s also ready for commuting and general riding all-year-round by riders around 5’8″-6’0″ in height, that would set you back around £800 new.

PRICE: SOLD

FULL SPECIFICATION:
Frame: Reynolds 520, size 56cm (top tube = 56cm c-c)
Fork: chromoly
Headset: VP sealed ahead
Stem: Ridgeback 6061 alloy 110mm
Handlebar: Ridgeback 6061 alloy
Bar Tape: 3ttt
STIs: Shimano 2300 (3×8 speed)
Brake Calipers: Tektro Onyx
Brake Pads: Tektro cartridge
Front Derailleur: Shimano Sora triple
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Deore
Cassette: Shimano HG40-8 (11-32)
Chain: KMC
Cranks: Shimano Alivio
Chainrings: Shimano HG steel 48/38/28
Bottom Bracket: Shimano s/taper
Pedals: VP (with toe-clips & straps)
Rims: Alex ACE-19 (36 hole)
Hubs: Shimano RM-70
Hub Skewers: Shimano chromed steel (the strong ones)
Spokes: DT Swiss stainless steel
Tyres: Panaracer Crosstown 700x32c (reflective)
Tubes: Continental (Schraeder valves)
Saddle: Velo Anatomical
Seatpost: twin-bolt
Bottle Cages: 3 x Tortec
Extras: SKS Chromoplastic mudguards, Tubus rear luggage rack
Weight: 30.0lb