Super Champion Professional Tour de France
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Category:  Rear Derailleurs
Name:  Super Champion Professional Tour de France
Brand:  Super Champion
Model:  Professional Tour de France
Years:  1937 - Mid 1950's
Country:  France
Weight:  333 grams (Actual)
Added By: wiel on 08/13/10
Updated By: peterbman on 01/06/19
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Outer Plate MarkingsInner Plate MarkingsN/A
MaterialAluminum Alloy; BronzeDesign CategoryPivot Lever
Attachment Bolt SizeBolt OnCable Attachment Bolt Size
Shifting SystemsFrictionCable AdjusterNo
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General Information
Super Champion Professional Tour de France with a chain detensioner with a wing nut on the shift lever to operate a cable attached to the tension arm. The Dancing Chain states: Super Champion had three models:the basic steel Super Champion Standard; aluminum alloy Super Champion Course; Super Champion Professional with a chain detensioner, which was called the Tour de France after Lapebie's 1937 victory.
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 Not to be confused with the Rim manufature which was eventually owned by Wolber, the Super Champion Derailleur was created by Oscar Egg in the early 1930's.
 
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