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Hard-to-find components and cycling accessories

The items listed here can be mailed within the UK. All items are in good used condition. Payment can be made by Paypal, cheque or postal order.

Postage will be charged at cost. Large items will be mailed with ParcelForce48. Small items will be sent Royal Mail second class.

To buy, get in touch using the contact form.

Carrera CrossTracks Reynolds Steel Frame and Fork, 22 1/2″

A compliant frame which is comfortable to ride. The rear spacing is 135mm, for touring wheels. It has British BB shell so you can build it up with a standard bottom bracket. Heaps of clearance, and eyelets galore – takes mudguards, a rear rack and a front rack.


Horizontal drop outs
Rear derailleur hanger
Mudguard eyelets
Rear rack eyelets
Front rack eyelets
Bosses for two bottle cages


Original Fork
Original headset


seat tube: 565mm (22 1/2 inch)
top tube: 565mm (22 1/2 inch)
seat tube internal diameter: 26.8mm – requires 26.8mm seatpost (not included)
steerer external diameter: 25.4mm (1 inch) – for traditional threaded headset (included)
steerer inside diameter: 22.2mm – requires traditional quill stem (not included)
fork spacing (OLN): 100mm
dropout spacing (OLN): 135mm
bottom bracket shell width: 68mm
bottom bracket thread: British


includes ParcelForce48 postage to a UK mainland address

1980s Raleigh bike frame, 16″

A lugged steel bike frame and fork by Raleigh. Should fit a rider with a 25″ inseam. This frameset is made for 451 (20 x 1 3/8) wheels but could take 406 (20 x 1.5in) wheels with long brakes or drop bolts.


Original headset
Original bottom bracket cups


seat tube (c-t): 420mm (16 1/2in)
seat tube (c-c): 405mm (16in)
top tube (c-c): 445mm (17 1/2in)
head tube: 102mm (4″)
steerer external diameter: 25.4mm (1in)
steerer (inside diameter): 22.2mm – for traditional quill stem
seat tube internal diameter: 25.4mm (1in) – for 25.4mm seatpost
chainstay: 367mm (14 1/2in)
wheelbase: 860mm (33 3/4in)
fork spacing (OLN): 100mm
drop out spacing (OLN):128mm

bottom bracket shell width: 68mm
bottom bracket thread: British

fork end to brake bolt (c-c): 293mm
drop out to brake bolt (c-c): 292mm
front brake drop with 451 wheels: 68mm
rear brake drop with 451 wheels: 67mm
front brake drop with 406 wheels: 90mm
rear brake drop with 406 wheels: 89mm

I will include a set of 100mm aluminium single pivot brakes free of charge to enable the use of 406mm (modern 20″) wheels.



To buy any of these items, please contact us.