Old bicycle equipment and documentation

What is old is new. When you look at old bicycle equipment, in catalogues or magazines, one usually finds that 'innovations' have already been done many many years ago. It's just a somewhat better version of those old concepts in many cases. Examples: The continuously variable hub, saddles with a slot in the middle, suspension. Therefore it's interesting to look at old catalogues and equipment. I also present a few other things that are of interest and/or may be nostalgic:




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Who can provide me with Brooks/Sturmey Archer catalogues/brochures? (in English or Dutch) In particular I'd be interested in seeing Dutch catalogues from the 1970s and 1980s and put them on the net and on DVD.

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