Semi-Pro (1978-1982)

The High end Centurion aimed at the competive cyclists it had Tange #1 Tubing with Suntour Cyclone Grouppo.. Very nicely finished model with alot of high end frame style details. 

1978 Model:

1978 Catalog Specs.

Frame Construction Tange Champion No. 1 Double Butted Chromoly tubing. Forged tip
Fork Tange Professional Chromoly Tubing Forged Ends
Lugs Centurion Professional
Brake Dia-Compe, Gran-Compe Black Side Pull
Chain D.I.D. Chrome Plated
Crankset Sugino Mighty Compe 42-52 Black
Derailleurs Suntour Cyclone , Font and Rear. Finger tip or PDL-M Down tube shifter
Freewheel Suntour WInner Steel 13-24
Handlebar Sakae World Randonneur Alloy
Headset Tange Falcon
Hubs Sunshine Pro-Am Low Flange
Pedals MKS UR-K-Black
Rims Araya 27" x 1 1/4.Alloy Clinchers 
Tires IRC 27" x 1 1/4" GSW HI-Racer Tires
Seat Elina Super-Pro
Seatpost Sakae RY-PI
Spokes Stainless Steel Spokes
Stem Sakae Royal
Extras Toe Clip and Toe Strap, Fully Reflectorized
Frame Sizes 21 1/2, 22 1/2, 23 1/2, 24 1/2, 25 1/2
Colors Pearlized Orange, Blue, Silver
MSRP  
Weight 24 lbs (23 1/2" Frame Size)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1979 Model:

1979 Catalog Specs.

Frame Construction Tange Champion No. 1 Double Butted Chromoly tubing. Forged tip
Fork Tange Professional Chromoly Tubing Forged Ends
Lugs Forged Concave Seat Stays, Brazed on Custom Seat Binder Tube, Chromed Forged Dropouts with Axle adjuster, Brazed on Waterbottle studs and Chrome Lugs.
Brake Dia-Compe, Gran-Compe 500 Side Pull with Gran Compe levers and Gum hoods
Chain Suntour Tran-Z Gold
Crankset Sugino Super Mighty Victory 42-52 With Drilled Chain-Rings 170mm
Derailleurs Suntour Cyclone , Front and Rear. Cyclone shifters
Freewheel Suntour WInner Steel Tran-Z 13-24 Gold
Handlebar Sakae World Custom with Cloth Tape
Headset Tange Falcon
Hubs Sunshine Pro-Am Small Flange QR
Pedals MKS UR-K-with Toe-Clips and Straps
Rims Araya 700c 19.6mm Alloy Clinchers 
Tires 700c 25mm Centurion 250gr Road Racing Extra 100psi skin
Seat Kashimax Racing Saddle
Seatpost SR CTP-5 Laprade Type Alloy Fluted with chromoly dual allen key binder bolt
Spokes Stainless Steel Spokes
Stem SR New Royal Extra Super Light
Extras Alloy Spoke Protector, Chain Stay Protector, Fully Reflectorized, Color Coordinated, Pinstriped, Touch Up Paint
Frame Sizes 21 1/2, 22 1/2, 23 1/2, 24 1/2, 25 1/2
Colors Pearlized Yellow, Cobalt Blue
MSRP  
Weight 21 lbs (23 1/2" Frame Size)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1982 SemiPro (source Craigslist)

1982 Specs (need catalog to confirm).

Frame Construction Tange Champion #2  Full Chrome under paint
Fork Tange Professional Chromoly Tubing Forged Ends
Lugs Suntour GS dropouts
Brake Dia-Compe, Gran-Compe 500 Side Pull with Gran Compe levers and Gum hoods
Chain Suntour Tran-Z Gold
Crankset Sugino Super Mighty Victory 39-52 With Drilled Chain-Rings 170mm
Derailleurs Suntour Cyclone , Front and Rear. Cyclone shifters
Freewheel Suntour WInner Steel 13-24 
Handlebar Kusuki Medallion  with Cloth Tape
Headset Tange Falcon
Hubs Sunshine Pro-Am Small Flange QR
Pedals MKS Sylvan Pedals
Rims Araya 700c 19.6mm Alloy Clinchers 
Tires ?
Seat ?
Seatpost SR CTP-5 Laprade Type Alloy Fluted with chromoly dual allen key binder bolt
Spokes Stainless Steel Spokes
Stem Kusuki Medallion 
Extras Alloy Spoke Protector, Chain Stay Protector, Fully Reflectorized, Color Coordinated, Pinstriped, Touch Up Paint
Frame Sizes 21 1/2, 22 1/2, 23 1/2, 24 1/2, 25 1/2
Colors ?
MSRP ?
Weight ?

 

 

 

 

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