Tech Specs: 1967 Jo Routens Randonneur

Jo Routens Frame

  • Reynolds 531 Tubing
  • Lovely Fillet Brazing
  • Reinforcing Gussets
  • Wraparound Seat Stays
  • Front Derailleur Mount
  • Rear Derailleur Mount
  • Inward Cantilever Posts
  • Fender/Rack Mounts
  • Left Chain Stay Light Mount
  • Dynamo Mount
  • Internal Wiring
  • Shift Lever Mounts
  • Cable Guides
  • Pump Pegs

Jo Routens Fork

  • Reynolds 531 Tubing
  • Elegant Rake
  • Twin Plate Box Crown
  • Chrome Crown Top
  • Rear Lower Crown Tab
  • Cantilever Posts
  • Fender Mounts
  • Mid-Rise Rack Mounts
  • Right Blade Flashlight Mount

Period Headset (French, 25mm Diameter)

Huret Luxe Touring Rear Derailleur (5 Speed)

Jo Routens Push/Pull Front Derailleur (3X Chainrings)

Cyclo Derailleur Levers (3 X 5 Speed)

Specialites TA Pro 5 Vis Crank (Aluminum)

Specialites TA Pro 5 Vis Chainrings (3X Chainrings)

Specialites TA Bottom Bracket (Steel, French)

Sedis Chain

Maillard Freewheel (14-23T, 5 Speed)

Lyotard Marcel Berthet Pedals (Aluminum, Single Sided)

MAFAC Brake Levers (Half Hood Covers)

MAFAC Racer Brakes (Cantilever, Inverse Rear)

Randonneur Handlebar (Aluminum)

Jo Routens(?) Stem (Steel)

Mavic Rims (Aluminum, 36H, 650B)

Maxi-Car Type 3 Hubs (36H, Red Dustcaps)

Michelin Tires (650B x 38)

Ideale Model No. 90IR Special Competition Saddle (Duralumin)

Ideale Model No. 4 Saddle Clip (Duralumin)

Aluminum Seat Post (26.2mm Diameter)

Lefol Le Martele Front and Rear Fenders (Aluminum)

Routens Style Front and Rear Racks (Made by Mariposa)

Routens Style Carrier Boxes (Made by Mariposa)

Extras: Gilles Berthoud Handlebar Bag, TA Specialites Bottle Cage, Simplex Quick Releases, Christophe Toe Clips, Paturaud Toe Straps, Radios Z27 Dynamo, Radios 12 Front Light, Radios Rear Light & Reflector, Ad-Hoc Speciale Course Pump, GB Handlebar Plugs, Fancy Hardware

Notes: Restored by Mariposa Bicycles in 2017, Robbins Egg Blue Finish, Mint Condition

Special Thanks

Dede Barry and Mariposa Bicycles for their commitment
Walter Lai for his wonderful photos

Ebykr Article Reference

Mariposa Bicycles: Routens Restoration Page

Related Ebykr Article

Jo Routens: Randonneur de l’Excellence

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