[CR] FS: 84ish Raleigh Alyeska Touring Bike


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From: "raleypc@netzero.com" <raleypc@netzero.com>
Date: Sun, 3 May 2009 19:40:51 +0000
To: <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: [CR] FS: 84ish Raleigh Alyeska Touring Bike


Hi Folks, Thinning the herd so I am selling this 1984ish Raleigh Alyeska Touring bike. The link: http://www.flickr.com/photos/raleypc/?saved=1 The Specs: - Frame lugged and built with Raleigh 555 butted tubing. 58 ctc seat tube. 57 ctc top tube. 103 wheelbase, 43.5 chainstays. Braze-ons for rear rack and fender stays. Two sets of eyelets on fork. Two sets of bottle bosses. - Almost perfect original paint in metallic brown with gold headtube and trim. - Nitto bars and stem - Dia Compe cantilevers - Raleigh branded sealed bearing high flange hubs - Raleigh branded 27" alloy rims (Araya) - Continental Gatorskins - Raleigh branded sealed BB - Half step plus granny gearing; 50-45-28 and 13-16-20-24-30 IIRC - MKS touring pedals - Brooks B-15 saddle A nice ride and great commuter or touring bike. They also made this same basic bike with 650B wheels and called it the Portage.
   Also included are a spare Raleigh branded crankset, Raleigh branded pedals, and Raleigh branded stem and randonneur bars. Most of the Raleigh branded parts have cool little red decals on them. Price: $295 plus shipping Thanks, Paul Raley Leonardtown MD