VeloBase.com
 Welcome to VeloBase.com - Your Vintage Cycling Database.
The goal of VeloBase.com 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. VeloBase.com 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 VeloBase.com currently has a collection of 5380 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)
Cranksets: Cascella04/19/2014 05:48 PM
Headsets: Cascella04/19/2014 05:44 PM
Small Parts & Accessories: REG 1970 Competition water bottle cage (frame mount)04/19/2014 05:16 PM
Stems: Jack Taylor tandem stoker04/19/2014 05:08 PM
Tires: Hutchinson Primato Corsa04/19/2014 03:37 PM
Saddles: Brooks B17 Champion Sprinter Limited Edition04/18/2014 11:04 AM
Handlebars: Milremo (eagle on ferrule)04/18/2014 08:53 AM

 Bicycle & Frames Database
Bicycles & Frames is the newest collection to be added to VeloBase.com, 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: Tesch Model 10102/15/2014 11:24 AM
Road Race: Colnago DREAM01/16/2014 12:13 AM
Road Race: WOLHAUSER A 1968/70 model12/16/2013 02:37 AM
Road Race: Jacques Anquetil Road12/11/2013 02:51 AM
Road Race: Pogliaghi Italcorse12/06/2013 08:21 AM

 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)
Drop Outs & Fork Ends: Ritchey Vertical04/05/2014 03:52 PM
Drop Outs & Fork Ends: Chater Lea Road Path04/01/2014 12:25 AM
Fork Crown: Cinelli TTF tandem03/26/2014 04:08 PM
Head Badge: Henri Baffert Headbadge02/26/2014 03:43 PM
Head Badge: Arliguie Headbadge02/26/2014 03:40 PM

 Catalog Scans, Other Collections & Content
In addition to the larger collections, VeloBase.com 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)
Pressure Gauge: Clement Pressure Gauge11/22/2013 04:27 PM
Spoke Screw Cutter: Hozan (aka "HKC") A-915 Spoke Screw Cutter11/21/2013 02:03 PM
Taps & Dies: Hozan C-915 Spoke Screwing (threading) Machine11/21/2013 01:55 PM
Catalog: Follis Tandems12/10/2013 10:21 AM
Catalog: 1981 Kalkhoff Catalog10/06/2012 02:03 PM
Catalog: Zeus Catalog No.102, 197304/29/2012 07:39 AM






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