Welcome to my vintage bike blog. I will be featuring some of the 50 or so bikes from my collection as time permits. My collection consists of Italian vintage bikes from Colnago, Cinelli, Masi, Bianchi, Gios, Olmo, Geurciotti, Basso, Grandis, Pogliaghi, and Tommasini. I also own several Zeus (Spain), Austro-Daimlers (Austria), Schwinn Paramounts (USA) Merciers (France), a Liberia (France), a Raysport (Mexico), a Windsor (Mexico), and a Trek (USA).
Saturday, February 5, 2011
1969 Cinelli SC
This is my approx. 1969 Cinelli SC. It has the older-style, no hole lugs, but does not have bottom bracket oil ports, so made between approximately 1966 and 1970. This bike is equipped with Campagnolo Nuovo Record (Pat. no date) rear derailleur, Campagnolo Record bottom pull with cable stop front derailleur, Nuovo Record high flange hubs laced to Fiamme red label rims, Nuovo Record 26.2 seat post, Cinelli Unicanitor suede saddle, chromed steel Cinelli stem with badge, Giro d. Italia old Cinelli crest handlebars, correct no date code Campagnolo Nuovo Record crankset, Nuovo Record bottom bracket, Campy Nouvo Record headest, Campagnolo Nuovo Record shifters, correct Patent Campagnolo large chain ring, Campagnolo <c> small chain ring, Regina freewheel, Regina chain, Universal 68 side pull brakes, and Clement tubular tires. Frame had been restored prior to my purchasing the bike.