Tech Specs: 1951 Rene Herse Concours

1951 Rene Herse Concours Randonneur

Stan Laferrière, Owner

  • Rene Herse Frameset
  • Rene Herse & Cyclo Drivetrain
  • Ava & Brooks Cockpit
  • Maxi-Car & Super Champion Wheelset

Frame:Rene Herse, minimized lugs and dropouts, fender mounts, Reynolds 531 steel
Fork:Rene Herse, minimized square crown, oval blades, fender mounts, Reynolds 531 steel
Headset:Stronglight Competition, steel
Handlebar:Ava, randonneur drop, aluminum
Stem:Rene Herse, center cutout, two bolt, aluminum
Brake Levers:Mafac, open back, aluminum
Brake Calipers:Rene Herse, second generation cantilever, aluminum
Saddle:Brooks Professional, ventilated, steel rails
Saddle Post:French, aluminum
Crank:Rene Herse, triple chainring, aluminum
Chainrings:Rene Herse, 48/40/28 tooth, aluminum
Freewheel:Maillard 4 speed, steel
Bottom Bracket:Rene Herse, steel
Front Derailleur:Rene Herse, steel cage, aluminum lever
Rear Derailleur:Le Cyclo 4 speed, aluminum
Chain:Vito, steel
Hubs:Maxi-Car, high flange, 36 hole, aluminum
Rims:Super Champion, 700c, 36 hole, aluminum
Spokes:36X by 3X cross pattern, steel
Pedals:Roger Piel, aluminum
Toe Clips:Lapize, steel
Toe Clip Straps:Lapize, leather
Extras:Rene Herse front rack, steel; Lefol Sport fenders, aluminum; Lucifer dynamo block, steel lamp, aluminum generator; Soubitez rear light, aluminum; Bluemels pump, plastic; Bell wing nuts, aluminum; bar wrap with shellac, cotton; Phillipe bar plugs, aluminum; original cable housing; TA Specialites replacement water bottle cage, aluminum; Sigg replacement water bottle, aluminum; Panaracer Pasela Tour Guard replacement tires, 32c;
Notes:Black finish, gold striping on frame and fork, gold manufacturer lettering on head and down tubes
Size:55cm top tube center-center, 55cm seat tube center-center

Special Thanks
Stan Laferrière

2 Comments Add yours

  1. pete says:

    D’une beauté rare! Pictures don’t open please fix!

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