Category: SB5464

Time Trial Special 531SL SB5464 (1982)

SB5464 SBDU Ilkeston TI Raleigh Time Trial Special Bottom Bracket

I’ve had a British threaded Omas Titanium bottom bracket with rather nasty bearings in the parts box for a little while and I thought it would be perfect for this build. Read More

SB5464 SBDU Ilkeston TI Raleigh Time Trial Special Headset

After deciding to build this frame, I still have to decide on which parts to use. Do I stick with Campagnolo Super Record or do I go with something different like early Dura-Ace 7100/7200 DA-200? Read More

Which TI-Raleigh SBDU Ilkeston Time Trial Special Should I Build

Decisions, decisions…

It’s nice being in this position and having this dilemma. I know lots of SBDU collectors who would like to be in this position too. Read More

The Significance of the SBDU H Reference Frame Number

Realistically, there may not be many ‘original owners’ of SBDU frames – I.E. those people who still own an SBDU frame that they ordered and bought for themselves from Ilkeston. There may be even fewer original owners who have a frame with an ‘H’ reference. Read More

SBDU Ilkeston Time Trial Special Reynolds 531 Special Lightweight 1982 SB5464

I have a few SBDU frames and recently decided that if I’m going to add to the collection, it had to be something different to the red/black/yellow ‘Team’ livery frame. Read More