"That looks unreal! Did you restore it yourself? Mine would need all new nickel plating, any ideas where I could get that done? Not sure if my original photo posted so I'll try and put another one up of the "before" photo"
"Thanks for the tips but I think the paintwork is too far gone to be restored unfortunately. It's got quite a bit of surface rust and the pinstriping is missing in parts. I've identified it as a 1948 model that would have had a two-toned…"
"My hot tip is DO NOT REPAINT IT. It would be a travesty, an outrage, a crime against vintage bicycles. You would be destroying the very thing that gives it it’s intrinsic vintage value - that it is in original condition.
Hi everyone, I recently found my Grandfathers old Super Elliot in the back of a shed & would love to restore it to its former glory.Besides the obvious need for a paint job, the wheels are a bit crooked, the cranks on the chainring are a bit bent and the saddle needs replacing. Can anyone point me in the right direction to a shop or someone that might be able to…See More