CLASSIC CORNER: Pedals
Classic Corner is for pre-1970 parts and accessories.
Lyotard pedals were in the late 1950s and 1960s available with two lengths of pedal threads – short to suit steel cranks and long for aluminium cranks. In practice there is generally never a problem with running the short thread cranks in aluminium cranks as long as the crank threads are sound. Long threaded pedals in steel cranks will protrude beyond the pedal eye of the cranks. Some aluminium cranks eg early Campag and early TA need short threaded pedals in order to prevent the rear blanking pieces being pushed out.
All pedals listed have British threads unless stated otherwise.
CONDITION: We do not strip pedals to check on bearing condition, there are not enough hours in a day to do this but do try and assess whether they will need servicing. We do have small stocks of spare parts for some English made pedals. Old pedals often show some bearing wear but with fresh grease and ball bearings can in most cases be made to be reasonably smooth and reliable but obviously not suited for high mileage continuous use…
Please contact me at: email@example.com to check on availability and confirm shipping cost.
PLEASE NOTE that you get exactly what is in the pictures, not more or less unless specified differently in the text.
CPL1 CHATER-LEA SPRINT PEDALS ** New Old Stock** in original box perfect £295
CPL3 SHEFFIELD SPRINT 673 QUILL PEDALS Late 50s/60s Aluminium quill and very light Excellent quality ** New Old Stock** £89
CPL7 CYCLO OPPY PEDALS 1940s/50s rare pedals but these have lost their chrome, bearings feel surprisingly good £45
CPL11B LYOTARD MB23 MARCEL BERTHET PLATFORM PEDALS short threads for steel cranks bearings 1950s–60s a real classic design that was made from the 1930s through to to the 1980s with small changes some patina but still looking good SOLD but have others available, please enquire
CPL14 PHILLIPS PHILITE 1940s–50s bearings feel smooth some corrosion on the centre barrel of one pedal £39
CPL18 LYOTARD 460A DOUBLE SIDED PEDALS 1950s–60s ideal for city bikes or can be used with toeclips Lightly used but a few rust spots on some of the chrome £25
CCA2 PATURAUD TOESTRAPS ** New Old Stock** choice of green, red, natural, yellow or blue excellent, some have traces of corrosion to clips £65
North America: £10
Rest of World: £12
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