Welcome to - Your Vintage Cycling Database.
The goal of is to provide a comprehensive database of vintage cycling knowledge for reference during everything from restorations to general maintenance to researching the cycling history through the equipment of the time. All of the content on the site was added by its members, truly making it the cycling community's database. Visit the FAQ & Help Page for more details about membership and how you can contribute to the site. The site is broken down into 3 main sections. One for vintage cycling Components, the next for Frames and parts of Frames, and the last for other miscellaneous content of Vintage Cycling significance. is ever growing, changing, and improving - so be sure to check back often to see what is new.

 Component Database
Need to figure out what crankset you have or how many gears a derailleur will work with? The currently has a collection of 7191 Components and is the largest collection on the site. The collection consists of components made from before 1900 through the year 2000. You can search by name below, or use one of our other Search features for a more refine the search criteria in other ways.
Component Name     
Standard Search   Visual Search   Parts Bin   Brand Directory
Recent Content (Complete List)
Hubs: Normandy Luxe Competition (gold label)02/22/2018 02:47 AM
Rear Derailleurs: Vittoria Guiseppina (BREV VITTORIA on body)02/20/2018 06:16 PM
Rear Derailleurs: Vittoria Guiseppina (BREV VITTORIA within oblong rectangle on body)02/20/2018 06:16 PM
Rear Derailleurs: Vittoria Guiseppina (VITTORIA within an indent on body)02/20/2018 06:15 PM
Cranksets: Stronglight 104 bis02/20/2018 04:39 PM
Cranksets: Stronglight (3 arm steel, cottered)02/20/2018 04:26 PM
Cranksets: Specialités TA Professional 3-arm02/20/2018 07:58 AM

 Bicycle & Frames Database
Bicycles & Frames is the newest collection to be added to, and aims to collect information on the vast number of vintage bicycles in hopes of preserving information on both their original specifications as well as representing how cyclists ride them today. This collection is currently under development and any feedback or suggestions are welcome.
Search Frame ModelsList Frame ModelsBrand Directory
Recent Content   (Complete List)
Road Race: Koga Miyata Road Winner02/22/2018 06:07 AM
Road Race: Cycles La Resistante Luxe02/10/2018 11:04 AM
Road Race: Alan Record01/29/2018 04:45 AM
Time-Trial: (Bruce) Biddle Racing Frames, Commonwealth Champion01/29/2018 04:37 AM
Road Race: Peugeot PX10LE12/13/2017 12:57 PM

 Head Badge & Frame Parts Database
The Head Badge and Frame Part Database aims to help identifiy the builder, country of origin, age, and capabilities of a frame. Both collections consist of examples from a wide range of bicycles from all over the world and spanning nearly a century of cycling history.
Head Badge Brand     
Search Head Badges   Browse Head Badge Gallery   Frame Parts List   Brand Directory
Recent Content (Complete List)
Head Badge: Koga Miyata Head Badge from Road Winner02/22/2018 06:07 AM
Lug Set: Nervex Serie Legere Model 86bis/15802/13/2018 08:05 PM
Head Badge: Cycles La Resistante02/11/2018 08:57 AM
Head Badge: Cycles La Resistante02/10/2018 10:36 AM
Tube Sets: Durifort by Ateliers de la Rive11/25/2017 06:06 AM

 Catalog Scans, Other Collections & Content
In addition to the larger collections, also has a few smaller database collections including Vintage Tools and Team Jerseys. There is also a growing list of catalog scans hosted here and on other sites across the internet. There is also a Glossary of Terms, Links and Additional Resources, online tools such as a Gear Calculator and tool to calculate the front geometry of a frame & fork.
Catalog ScansTool DatabaseTeam JerseysLinks & Resources
ArticlesGlossaryReference ChartsGear Calculator
Recent Content   (Complete List)
Freewheel Removal Tool: Shimano Dura-Ace TL-FW10 Multiple Freewheel Removal Tool11/21/2017 04:49 AM
Air Pump: SKS Race Compressor Air Pump09/13/2017 02:10 PM
Air Pump: Lapize Air Pump04/04/2017 08:47 AM
Catalog: Follis Tandems12/10/2013 09:21 AM
Catalog: 1981 Kalkhoff Catalog10/06/2012 01:03 PM
Catalog: Zeus Catalog No.102, 197304/29/2012 06:39 AM

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