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Old 07-11-11, 04:38 PM   #1
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Bianchi - What is it and what's it worth?

I'm hoping you guys can help me with this one.. This is in the local classifieds for sale for $400, maybe still negotiable.. The seller sent the ff info:

Purchased 1984
12 speed
Dia Compe brakes
SunTour shifters
Sella Italia saddle
Road Champion Sakae Custom bar

Seller states it's in "like new" condition. Worth picking up? I like the bike, but don't want to overpay..



Thanks in advance for any input.
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Old 07-11-11, 05:57 PM   #2
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is this bike in the US? the decals seem to indicate '83 or earlier, but I can't really find a match between color chrome and components. can you get more information?

I would not recomend spending $400 on it.

if it is in perfect condition $200 would be top dollar without knowing more about it.
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Personally, I wouldn't pay over $200 for it, but I guess it depends where you live/your market. BianchiGirll might have a better idea of its value.

What kind of tubing does it have? Can you get the serial number off the bottom of the bottom bracket?

What are the derailleurs?
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Old 07-12-11, 07:00 AM   #4
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Thank you both! I also checked out Bulgier's catalogs and can't confirm the model of this one or what tubing it has.. Anyways, the seller seems pretty firm on the price so i think I'll just pass on this one.

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Out of curiosity, is this Bike in the US?
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