I got this bike, along with a white Peugeot U0-8, from my favorite bike finding location Bike Works the local bike co-op. They do good work for the community, they have great prices on project bikes and they usually have a good variety -whats not to like? Little did I know when I selected this Bronze Green beauty that I would be in for some major education.
cotter press and in subsequent rehabs of cottered cranks it has served flawlessly.
Here's a shot of just how grimy an old 10 speed can get also notice the cool, proprietary brake cable holder on the Gran Prix. Word to the wise do NOT lose the small cable bolt that screws into that bridge.