Re: super course question
- --- In Bicycle_Restoration@yahoogroups.com, Lx Rudis <lx_rudis@...> wrote:
>In the 1981 Raleigh catalogue, the Super Course is listed as having
> years ago i was told that in the mid-70s raleigh
> briefly ran out of the straight gauge 531 used on the
> supercourses. in order to meet orders, they used
> double butted 531 for the main tubes on these bikes.
> anyone know anything about this?
double-butted 531 main tubes. However, I have a '77 Super Course, and
the Reynolds sticker indicates straight gauge. Odd!