Crescent “Världsmästarcykeln”

Some of you may be familiar with the famous Crescent print ad of the statuesque Swede with the long golden tresses and even longer legs. Now here’s the bike.

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Beautiful Crescent “Världsmästarcykeln” 531 Renolds Campagnolo Record Road Bicycle,

24 Inch (61 CM) EX++ Condition

This classic Swedish made 10 speed orange Crescent 24 inch road bicycle is in ex++ condition with only some paint loss due to normal use and a small amount of very light engraving on some of the parts. The brake shifter covers and one handlebar tape are ripped and have been taped. It has Reynolds 531 tubing throughout. The seat tube measures 24 inches (61 CM) from the center of the bottom bracket to the top. The top tube is 35 inches (89 CM) from the ground with the tires fully inflated. It has no dents or dings and has been carefully cared for since it was purchased in 1976. It has been cleaned, re lubed and checked and has the following equipment:

Renolds 531 tubing throughout (Nervex lugs)
Derailleur system: Complete Campagnolo Nuovo Record
Seatpost: Campagnolo Record 27
Headset: Campagnolo Record
BB : Campagnolo Record
Crankset: Campagnolo Record
Chainrings: Campagnolo 45 and 54 Teeth
Pedals: Campagnolo Record
Brakes and Shifters: Campagnolo Gran Sport
Stem: 3 TTT Record – 115mm
Handlebar 3 TTT
Saddle: Concor, S. Marco, Superleggera
Hubs: Avocet
Rims: Wolber Modele 58
Tires : Specialized Touring II
Silca Impera pump with Campagnolo head (works great)
30 day warranty

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http://www.ebay.com/itm/Beautiful-Crescent-Reynolds-531-Campagnolo-Record-Road-Bicycle-24-In-61-CM-/171567594071

Postscript: this auction closed at $549.95.

Must have been the advert.

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