This is a high specification 52″ racing Penny Farthing. Designed and produced by Unicycle.com. Here is a video of one of our Pennies racing in the London Nocturne:
A high specification racing Penny Farthing that is designed and produced by Unicycle.com. While this machine harks back to the days of the 1880s, when these were popular, it is brought right up to date with the use of modern materials and manufacturing techniques. This produces a durable rideable Penny Farthing (Ordinary Cycle). The frame is made from CrMo and has a moveable rear fork to allow you to change the front fork rake for different riding preferences.
Saddle: UDC Penny Farthing Saddle – Brown
Forks & Frame: 52″ UDC Mk2.5
Cranks: Nimbus ‘Venture2’ ISIS Cranks – 125mm
Pedals: Nimbus ‘Studded’ Plastic Pedals
Handlebars: UDC Penny Farthing Aluminium Handlebars
Front Wheel-Size: 52″ (Size may be smaller)
Front Rim: Velocity Deep V Road Rim with Raw Finish (Can be Powdercoated)
Front Tyre: GreenTyre – Race (700c x 20)
Front Hub: UDC Penny Farthing ISIS Hub – 64 Hole, Black
Front Spokes: 64x 12g Stainless Steel with Brass Nipples, Six cross
Rear Wheel-Size: 18″
Rear Rim: Velocity ‘Aero’ Road Rim – 28 Hole (Can be Powdercoated)
Rear Tyre: GreenTyre – Race (700c x 20)
Rear Hub: UDC Penny Farthing Hub – 28 Hole, Silver
Rear Spokes: 28x 14g Stainless Steel with Brass Nipples.
Below is the rims Powdercoated in a selection of colours to show what your Penny Farthing could look like If you choose to have your rims Powdercoated. Production of the complete Penny Farthings normally takes 2 to 3 weeks, some models longer! Please contact us to discuss before ordering.This Penny Farthing can also be purchased in a kit form.