Item location: San Francisco, California, United States . Brooks B17 Champion Special Saddle: Condition: Used. Saddle b17 Special Brown SE62M BROOKS City Universal. It had made a brief appearance in the 1910 catalogue but it does not appear to become established in the range before the 1920s. £4.99 Natural. ). Like all of our leather saddles, each beautiful B17 Special emerges by hand from our Smethwick, England factory where it has been carefully finished with hand-hammered copper rivets to add life to the saddle by protecting the durable vegetable tanned leather. Honey. Dispatched with Other Courier (3 to 5 days). England . Saddle b17 Women's Brown Antique SE70A BROOKS City Universal. Postage and packaging . Brooks B17 Champion Standard Brown Leather Saddle. It is directly descending from the B66 Champion, first featured in the 1927 catalogue. Special ‘brass rivets ‘ nice condition . Watch. Seller: grayrogue4181 | Seller's other items. Ended: Dec 10, 2020. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 . See similar items. 5 out of 5 stars (1) 1 product ratings - Saddle b17 Special Brown SE62M BROOKS City Universal. Black Steel. Brooks B17 Special . Size: Select Size Chart Color: Black HANDMADE IN ENGLAND- Manufactured using 100 year old traditional techniques and the finest vegetable tanned leather. With copper rails, mid-sized copper rivets and a chamfered edge on the skirt, this saddle is stylin'. In 1905 Brooks introduced a new version of the B17, the B17 Champion with dimensions of 11 x 6 1/2in almost identical to the modern Standard model. I have tested this saddle for over 10,000 Km now and this is what I have to say! If it hurts to ride it, get another model. Brooks B17 Champion Special: Brand: Brooks: Primary Group: B17: Model: B17 Champion Special: Years: ? BROOKS ENGLAND SADDLE RAIN COVER - LARGE. Most bikes today come with saddles made of molded plastic or nylon, though some higher end saddles are made of carbon fiber. Cruiser . BROOKS B17 S Standard HONEY. Special. 540 grams (weights may vary due to leather thickness). In the 1920s a new B17 model was introduced, the Narrow which was just 6in wide. One point, if you get a saddle, even the B17, and you feel like you’re in pain, get rid of it. England . I noticed that even today they still have some for sale on the Brooks England site, so they obviously haven't sold very well – five years on and still haven't sold all 1925 limited edition saddles?? Free postage. Opens image gallery. Brooks B17 vs B17 Champion Special . Condition is "Used". June 2008 . Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. IDEALE The largest and most well respected of French saddle makers. Includes loops for traditional English touring bags. Maybe it's a man thing. This is a Special version of the basic Black Brooks B.17, because the lower edge of the side flap is hand-beveled (skived), and the rivets holding the leather to the frame are 13mm wide copper and set by hand with a hammer, rather than small steel and machine-set. All-leather . Watch. Brooks B17 Special Black Top Copper Rails Saddle The Brooks B17 Champion Special leather bike saddle features large hammered copper rivets for a retro look. Price: US $95.00. Brooks Champion Special B17 Titanium Saddle Bike Bicycle Seat Black. Style. Customers who bought this item also bought. New saddle for my Raleigh International Project with the new saddle on Sarah's Super Course mixte. AU $250.33. Sharing the same leather tops of the B17 models, they combine the comfort of these popular models with the extra suspension granted by two rear springs. I've never had any discomfort breaking them in, but wouldn't recommend a hundred mile ride until you've got a few miles on them. Watch. Hand-hammered rivets and special finishes characterise the B17 Special Saddle. The seller hasn't specified a postage method to United States. I … I am aware of the following differences between the standard B17 and the B17 Champion Special: B17: === small steel rivets black painted frame non-skivved edges Champion Special: ===== large hammered copper rivets copper plated frame skivved edges I seem to recall reading that the standard B17's leather was thinner than the CS, allowing faster break-in. In fact, it hasn't much changed in twice my lifetime. Unique mid-sized hammer copper rivets, copper plated steel rails and chamfered sides are sure to add a touch of class to any bike, new or old. Loops for traditional English-style touring bag. B17 . The B17 series is the most popular Brooks model. From £94.99 Black. Brooks Standard Spanner. AU $79.77 postage. All-leather . AU $29.95. The special B17 features mid-size hammered copper rivets, copper plated steel rails and chamfered sides. Finding the right bicycle saddle has many personal variables — from riding style to, yes, bum shape. Current Stock: 0 Current Stock: 1. Brooks B17 Saddle Brand Brooks Price $130.00 Select Options. As you mentioned it was limited to 1925 pieces. The Brooks B17 is a truly a beautiful saddle. The shapes of the C17 and C15 are based on the popular Brooks B17 touring saddle and their racing Swift saddle, respectively. The keystone of the Brooks saddle line with a few extra features. From £9.99 Out of Stock. C $82.60 + shipping . Brown. Titanium. Right, let’s not beat about the bush here; these are expensive saddles. The tensioned leather evolves over time, giving each saddle a unique character. Bling; the Champion Flyer Special has big fancy copper rivets. The Brooks B17 isn't laden with technology. 7 watching. The B17 Champion special with copper carriage in antique brown looks and nice and this modified version looks even better and rides great. 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