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THE DAWES GALAXY: AN ICON OF BRITISH CYCLE TOURING (58 cm) - $580 (Arbutus)

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bicycle frame material: steel
bicycle type: road
brake type: caliper
condition: excellent
electric assist: none
frame size: 58 cm
handlebar type: drop
make / manufacturer: Dawes
model name / number: GALAXY
suspension: none (rigid)
wheel size: 27 in

For sale is a bike that has combined Old World quality craftmanship and heritage with modern safety and comfort. The Dawes Galaxy is the most famous name in British touring bikes with a long and distinguished history as the benchmark for mass-produced, long distance bicycles. A great bike for the serious tourer or in town commuting cyclist who want to ride in style. A beautiful 1970's green envy Dawes Galaxy Touring 12 speed road bike. This bike is in excellent condition with no rust. This bike was made in Birmingham, England and has a lugged CrMo alloy frame (steel) and is light like aluminum but provides a more flexible and forgiving ride. Will not break like carbon fiber bikes. This bike has been custom built from a 1970’s Dawes Galaxy lugged CR-MO touring frame and fork with the following components:

-New 27’’ Serfas Pacer Meo Series Tires and Inner Tubes
-Dia-Compe Drop Forged brakes
-Shimano 105 SLR brake levels
-MODOLO FLASH ANATOMIC DESIGN BREVETTATO handlebar
-Nitto stem
-Suntour barend shifters
-Shimano 105 crankset
-Suntour Cyclone 7000 rear derailleur
-Suntour Cyclone front derailleur
-Caged pedals

This bike has been fully tuned up with new brake and shifter cables and housing, all bearings (head, crank, wheels) have been cleaned and repacked, brakes and derailleurs have been cleaned and lubricated, and chips and scratches touched up. This bike is ready for your next adventure. I asking for 580 or best offer.

  • do NOT contact me with unsolicited services or offers

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