1. Gillstay

    Dawes Galaxy 57 cms, 3 x 8, serviced .

    Hi. I bought this for a chum about 15 years ago and he has used it since for exercise and carrying kids on holiday etc with a child's seat. I have serviced it regularly for him and its done very well. Handles well, stops well, changes gear just fine and its comfortable. One of the changers...
  2. D_97_goodtimes

    Dawes Galaxy - Withdrawn

    Bought from eBay. The pictures will tell a better story but in short. I reckon its a 20" frame. I think it rides very well. I cleaned it up, fitted some Mavic wheels, a set of mudguards and refurbished the headset. Will come as seen with the rack and a bell. Currently fitted with a ladies...
  3. K

    1981 Dawes Renown Audax/Road Bike. Reynolds 531.SOLD

    Dawes Renown Audax/Road Bike. Exceptional condition. Reynolds 531. Only one previous owner of this lovely bike, who purchased it in 1981 from Overburys in Bristol. (I have the original receipt). It was cherished by its previous owner and fastidiously maintained by me to respect its history...
  4. D_97_goodtimes

    Dawes Galaxy

    Bought a couple of months ago off the internet. I have cleaned, greased and fettled but whatever I do the bike remains too small. Lovely to ride. Seat Post and stem move freely. Pictures are far more eloquent than what I might compose. Happy to discuss viewing, cash £150 ish or similar bike...
  5. toffee

    Sold - Dawes Galaxy 53cm Frame

    2014 Galaxy with Harry Rowland Hand built wheels A719 with Sapin spokes 700 x 32 Marthan plus tyres. Pedals are Shimano PD-530 double sided. Collection from Milton Keynes £200
  6. Proto

    Dawes Super Galaxy - SOLD

    Any interest in my daughter's Super Galaxy? I bought this a few years ago for my daughter from an old fellow who had bought it to do one ride, LEJOG. She used for a Vancouver - San Diego tour, and then Swiss/French border to Brittany, plus a few shorter trips and a bit of commuting, so not a...
  7. TTSS

    Withdrawn -18" Dawes Edge Team Hardtail MTB Reynolds 631. £95.

    New 9 speed Deore shifters and V brake levers. Shimano XT rear mech. Shimano STX front mech and 3 x Chainset. Original Manitou forks. Ritchey Logic headset. Shimano XT front V brake Alivio rear. Mixed 26" wheelset, non original. Bars and stem also later period. It's a project but it's a...
  8. C

    Major clearout: 1990s Dawes Horizon 21"/54cm, frames, racks, keen prices! Belper, Derbyshire.

    I have a Dawes Horizon for sale in a lovely metallic purple. Reynolds 501 model with unicrown fork. This is a great bike and could easily be your only one. Go to work, do an Audax, or pile up with luggage. 700c wheels, cantilever brakes so wheel upgrades are all possible. I bought it for me for...
  9. TTSS

    Sold.. For Sale: 22" / 56 cm Dawes Horizon Touring Bike. £150.

    Dawes Horizon touring bike. Steel frame and forks with no dents or dings. Paint is in excellent condition. 22" Seat and top tube. 8 Speed Shimano triple. Shimano bar end shifters. Updated Mavic A 319's in silver with Shimano Deore hubs front and rear. New Vittoria Adventure 700 x 35c...
  10. bikingdad90

    Dawes Giro 400 frame and carbon fork. 51cm seat tube 54cm top tube

    I have a Dawes Giro 400 frameset for sale. It’s a 51cm seat tube with 54cm top tube. Comes with carbon forks bonded to an alloy steerer, headset and star nut, and seatpost and saddle. There is some signs of corrosion behind the seatpost and near the chain stays. It’s lying round not doing...
  11. a.twiddler

    Dawes Low Rider SWB Recumbent -NOW SOLD

    Dawes Low Rider SWB Recumbent -Reduced I’ve reluctantly come to the conclusion that despite all my efforts this metallic green Dawes Low Rider is still fractionally too big for me. As followers of this saga will know, I’ve put a lot of effort into this bike in the last year but it’s too nice to...
  12. TTSS

    SOLD -Dawes Super Galaxy Reynolds 853.

    Selling my lovely Dawes Super Galaxy touring bike. Reynolds 853 frame. The frame measurements are: Seat Post tube = 50 cm measured from centre of the bottom bracket to the top of the seat post tube. Top tube = 55 cm measured centre to centre. Head tube = 13.5 cm. It's set up in the...
  13. Saluki

    SOLD 52cm Dawes Galaxy AL for sale in Norfolk

    A 52cm Dawes Galaxy AL (aluminium) triple - with 3 x 8 Shimano Claris gearing and Dawes wheels. Features are: 6061 Aluminium frame, with steel fork. The frame has some minor wear marks and chips but otherwise is in good condition. Shimano Claris (ST-2400) 8 speed / triple left gears - NEW left...
  14. 8mph

    1985 Dawes Countryman ATB

    Picked this up earlier and I'm chuffed to bits with it.
  15. Chief Broom

    Thoughts/impressions on Dawes Discovery 201

    I'll state straightaway im very much a newbie! and if someone's looking for proper advice should ask the many experts on here or at least an adult :laugh: My criteria for buying a bike centred around simplicity.....no disc brakes, no carbon, single chain ring were the main points. Light..ish...
  16. Paulus

    Dawes street2street tandem.

    What do the collective think of this model?It has a 531 frame and forks, but I have not heard of it before. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Dawes-Tandem-Reynolds-531-/165126960518?mkcid=16&mkevt=1&_trksid=p2349624.m46890.l49286&mkrid=710-127635-2958-0
  17. FrothNinja

    1980s Dawes Discovery tubing query

    Anyone know what tubing Dawes used on the Discovery in the 1980s? Thanks
  18. Shack

    Dawes Super Galaxy- sold

    Morning all, still thinning the herd so offering up my Dawes Super Galaxy, in great condition for the age (by a country mile the work area is the rear rack that shows signs of use over the years) The other is wear on the top of the STI shifters, bit of wheel polish on the crank arms, but it is...
  19. a.twiddler

    The Dawes Low Rider Project

    The Dawes Low Rider aka Batavus Relaxx aka Flevobike Basic Project These bikes seem identical apart from the name and manufacturers logo. Even the colours are the same. So far seen pictures in metallic dark green, blue, black, and yellow. Built in Holland around 1995 -2000ish by Batavus who...
  20. cornsack

    Dawes Galaxy estimated ~1972 for sale

    Hi, Looking for a fair price for my Dawes road bike. In good rideable condition, new crank and cassette fitted a couple of years ago but done probably 50 miles max since then. Is definitely early-mid 1970's but most likely 1972. Great bike and very lightweight for the time. With inflation...
  21. Alembicbassman

    Two star rated Dawes Giro - How bad?

    Bike Radar reviewed this £300 Dawes Giro 200 back in 2009. It was awarded a whole 2 stars out of 5. https://www.bikeradar.com/reviews/bikes/road-bikes/dawes-giro-200-review/?image=4&type=gallery&gallery=1&embedded_slideshow=1 I saw it on for sale on ebay and it was located just round the...
  22. Spinney

    Dawes Fleur womens bike 80s

    Hi All A friend has one of the above that she'd like to sell. As it's a sale, I've put the details (incl. pics) in the classifieds. However neither she nor I has any idea of what a fair price might be, so if anyone with knowledge has a few minutes to pop over there and advise, I'd be grateful...
  23. Spinney

    Dawes Fleur women's bike from early 80s

    This is for a friend of mine - the bike was her mother's, but has been sitting in a garage and then a shed for some time. She's no idea how much it is worth, and neither have I. To my inexperienced eye it looks to be in good condition, apart from some spots of rust on the frame. Handlebar...
  24. Chief Broom

    Dawes Discovery 201 versus Ridgeback Comet

    I like the simplicity of these 2 bikes, no disk brakes or carbon forks to worry about and ideal for home maintenance, cheap too! So which is the best buy? I like the look of the comet over the discovery but the discovery has great reviews...hmmm.... Any advice much appreciated! ^_^
  25. B

    Dawes Back Streets for sale

    View: https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/404040524337559/ Located in Colchester.
  26. DCLane

    SOLD: Dawes Galaxy AL 52cm, 24 speed - £150 - Dewsbury, West Yorkshire

    A 52cm Dawes Galaxy AL (aluminium) triple - with 3 x 8 Shimano Claris gearing and Dawes wheels. Features are: 6061 Aluminium frame, with steel fork. The frame has some minor wear marks and chips but otherwise is in good condition. Shimano Claris (ST-2400) 8 speed / triple left gears - NEW...
  27. Punkawallah

    '80's Dawes Horizon

    HI, any interest in a 1980's Dawes Horizon, large frame, Reynolds 500 tubing?
  28. C

    Dawes update

    Hello Everyone.So I started to disassemble my 20$ project.starting with the wheels front and rear hubs are Bayliss-Wiley front wheel could be a 26x 11/4? See photo rear is 26x13/8.So I’m trying gather information about this bike using parts that are on it.bike seems to be in that grey area Of...
  29. C

    Replacement Fork Dawes

    Hello,What would be a good replacement fork for a older Dawes bicycle years 1950-55? Currently has 26x1 3/8 wheels. Thank you.
  30. S

    Vintage dawes road bike

    Just bought this really nice condition Came with orginal engraved handlebars Brooks b17 saddle been stood for ten years Rode it it rides really nice and gears change smoothly does anybody know model and year its looks late fifths Just going to clean and put orginal handlebars back on with new...
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