gitaneusa.com Forum Index Register FAQ Memberlist Search

gitaneusa.com Forum Index » Owner Gallery » 1976 Gitane Racer
Post new topic  Reply to topic View previous topic :: View next topic 
1976 Gitane Racer 
PostPosted: Fri May 13, 2016 7:26 am Reply with quote
gitane15
Joined: 11 May 2015
Posts: 22
Location: Paris, France
This is a junior 10-speed that I recently restored for my children. I believe it's a 1976 Gitane Racer model 3454, and these are the specs:

Frame size 49/51, BCM lugs 72°, straight gauge tubes (seat diameter 25mm)
Chrome handlebars and Atax stem 70mm (orig. Pivo 65)
Mafac S brakes (orig. Weinmann 730) with Weinmann levers
Huret Svelto derailleur and shifters
Cyclo 72 freewheel 14-15-16-17-18 (orig. Maillard)
Crankset 48-40 with Atom pedals (orig. Lyotard 5R)
24" chrome wheels with Atom hubs dated '74 and '75
Michelin and Wolber tires 600x28 A
Leather seat Idéale 27 junior (orig. plastic Gallet)
Mini front rack Spécialités TA and bottle cage Reg
Handlebar tape Newbaum's




After:











Last edited by gitane15 on Mon May 23, 2016 4:12 am; edited 1 time in total
View user's profile Send private message
Nice Job !!! 
PostPosted: Fri May 13, 2016 7:57 pm Reply with quote
smilingroadrunner
Joined: 10 Aug 2007
Posts: 277
Location: Salina, Ks.
Thanks for posting these images. I like it !

Bravo, thanks for cleaning up the vintage Gitane. The seat pouch and front mini rack with touring bag are great touches.

I Like Steel !!!
_______________
C.A.
Salina Ks.


P.S.
Just about finished with the garden- & new landscaping projects for this spring ---almost time to start working on my '86 Performance overhaul so thanks for your images, they are a helpful incentive for me to finally get busy with my project.
View user's profile Send private message Yahoo Messenger
1976 Gitane Racer 
  gitaneusa.com Forum Index » Owner Gallery
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
All times are GMT - 8 Hours  
Page 1 of 1  

  
  
 Post new topic  Reply to topic  


Powered by phpBB © 2001-2004 phpBB Group
Designed for Trushkin.net | Themes Database.