Brooks Professional Select
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Category:  Saddles
Name:  Brooks Professional Select
Brand:  Brooks
Model:  Professional Select
Years:  1979 - ?
Country:  England
Weight:  548 grams
Added By: richardjenkins on 02/01/09
Updated By: JFischer on 09/25/10
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Base Material LeatherCovering Material N/A (No Covering)
Rail MaterialSteelWidth15 cm
Length28cmRail Spacing 42mm ctr-to-ctr (standard spacing)
General Information
The leather is dull like it has been pre-treated and is about 5.5mm thick with 3 "breathing" holes in the top surface like a B17.  It has black enamled steel rails which are much wider apart than any other Brooks that I've seen.. 

I haven't been able to find out much about this variation except : "....the Professional (introduced in 1963) and the Pro Select were based on the B17 Competition but with larger rivets." 

So the Professional Select saddles may be a variation of the model B17  rather than the Professional model saddles.
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Brand Information(click to expand)
 One of the oldest cycling companies still in business, Brooks of England is most well known for the cycling component John Boultbee Brooks invented in 1865: the leather cycling saddle.  The Brooks company has been owned by a number of different parent companies over the years as detailed in the History section.
 
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