Raleigh Ilkeston SBDU Catalogue 1986 Randonneur

Denton Raleigh Ilkeston SBDU SB7657 Randonneur Model 8643

Since getting this frame I’ve been trying to figure out what it is?

Denton Cycles Raleigh Ilkeston SBDU SB Serial Number

Denton Cycles Supplied 753 Touring Frame SB7657 1985

Now this is a little something very special for me. This frame came up in a topic on the Retrobike forum. It got my attention because of the SB frame number and the ‘DENTON’ decals.

Raleigh TI Rear Mech

December 2011 – Easter 2012

This may be a lengthy post but I want to recap of what’s happened so far in my project to put together my Raleigh TI Team frame. It’s been a long 5 months since I bought this frame and that’s meant 5 long and slow months of wanting to get as much of the renovation done as possible but with 2 major obstacles.