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Raleigh Record Ace: the choice for champions

An excellent article from Peter Kohler detailing the pre-war ‘Raleigh Record Ace’ used by Tommy Godwin with a detailed technical history and development of the machine. Also included within the article are some beautiful old publicity shots of the Raleigh Record Ace and the ‘Sturmey-Archer’ hub.

Look out for photos of the author’s own machine: a 1939 Raleigh Record Ace which looks in fantastic condition:

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