Re: [CR]Malvern Star


Date: Sun, 22 Jul 2001 13:22:02 -0400
From: Rob Vermeer <int1086@setarnet.aw>
Subject: Re: [CR]Malvern Star
To: David Benson <tech@worrall.co.nz>, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
References: <3B5A78CD.8C189423@worrall.co.nz>


Hi David, Go to http://www.malvernstar.com.au/ and find all the information you need.
Regards,
Rob


----- Original Message -----
From: "David Benson"
To: "Classic Rendezvous"
Sent: Sunday, July 22, 2001 2:55 AM
Subject: [CR]Malvern Star



> Does any one on the list know anything about Malvern Star?
> I have a 22" frame, serial number 9A840 stamped on RH top of BB shell.
> The BB shell is marked Made in England GR23, excatly the same as the
> sandcast bottom braccket featured in Rivendell Reader #21. The BB shell
> spigots have been shaped , but differently to the shell in RR.
> Front dropouts have a single eyelet. Rear tips are rearward facing,
> about 1/8" thick, with undrilled eyelets.
> The headset races fit into cups which are part of the headlugs
>
> Can anyone tell me what I have, how old etc.
> I bought this frame from a second hand shop in New Zealand in 1978. My
> brother and I built it into a ten-speed for him to make his racing
> debut. For the last 20 years it has sat at my parents place- we're one
> of those families that don't chuck anything away.

>

> Best Wishes,

> DB