Donnerstag, 27. Dezember 2012

Clement No. 2 - ready to ride

Finally i finished working on my 1887 Clement No. 2 (see Almost all parts are origin and could be used without repairing, the seat is a replica, handmade by Jörg (thanks a lot!), the tires are new. I rides very good, mounting is a little bit dificult, frame and front wheel are so tight to one another that you have very little space for for your foot on the step. The front fork is almost 100% vertical.


  1. Nice job... what do you use to protect the steel after stripping the paint and rust off - a phosphoric acid based product, oil or something else?

  2. I only use oil, sometimes colourless wax