historic hetchins

1972 Spyder


Southend, 1972

This frame features Spyder lugs and Italianate stays. It is typical of Jack Denny's work during the mid 1970s. The frame retains its original Post Office red paint and transfers.

The components are: wheels: 27 x 1-1/4 Fiamme rims laced 40 rear, 36 front, on possibly Harden hubs; Bluemells fenders; Universal Super 68 brakes with Weinmann levers; Cinelli stem; bar: possibly Lauterwasser (sp?) but a "South of France" shape; Campagnolo Nuovo Record seatpost, downtube shifters, front and rear derailleurs; TA specialites crank set 52 / 36 tooth rings; Brooks B17 saddle.

Fotos courtesy of the owner.