Re: unusual Italian IGH combination
- I have a nice 1971 36 hole AW with a twin 13-19 cog currently for sale. See recent post as well as photos in the group's photo section in the Album "SA Sale Items.
--- In Geared_hub_bikes@yahoogroups.com, "rons_hobbies" <peter.pilot@...> wrote:
> I lurk and learn as where I live is too hilly for a IHG but I volunteer at a bike coop so hope the day is coming when a client comes in with one. I am curious about the twin sprocket. I did a quick message search and either need another term or there isn't anything else posted. Can anyone provide either a new search term or additional information?
> --- In Geared_hub_bikes@yahoogroups.com, js montes <jsmontes-1937@> wrote:
> > A rather off-beat combination of a Sturmey-Archer 3-speed hub with a twin sprocket in an
> > Italian bike, especially the speed change mechanism. Any further info on this one from
> > specialists?
> > Here are a couple of photos of this drive system, note also the reversed position of the
> > sprockets, ie the larger one outside. The S-A appears to be an alloy case pre 1955,
> > identical to one in one of my bikes.
> > Sergio Montes
> > Kingston Beach, TAS
> > Australia