Magnum Bonum
Tottenham, 1953

This Magnum Bonum from 1953 was one of the first made with Campagnolo dropouts. The frame was restored in the UK by David Miller of Hetchins Lightweight Cycles in 2008. Color scheme: gold flam with red trim, Coronation transfers. Components: Campagnolo Gran Sport 3 piece hubs, Rigida 16-22 rims made in Holland, Avocet Tyres 700 x 32, Stronglight 49D crank arms with TA 46T ring, Shimano 5 speed freewheel 14-28T, Regina chain, GB Randonneur bar and stem, Brooks Swallow saddle on Ideale adjustable clamp with straight seat pin, Brooks leather bar wrap, Campagnolo Gran Sport rear derailleur and single shifter, Bluemels Club Special mudguards, Mafac Dural Forge brakeset with flambouyant red housing to match mudguards, Lyotard pedals with Christophe clips and Bianchi Dino straps.

Fotos courtesy of the owner.