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Old 10-25-09, 11:04 PM   #1
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Since my boss was moving, since he doesn't ride it anymore... free bike!
Now what to do with this frame? Keep and fix it? or clean it up and sell it?
He stripped the decals off years ago...

Campagnolo Pedals w/ Christophe Clips
Cinelli Seat (pleather/leather over Plastic)
SR Royal Seat post
3TTT record stem
Stronglight Crank
Super Champions Tubular Rims

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Old 10-25-09, 11:09 PM   #2
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What needs to be fixed, other than new decals? It looks pretty good in the pics.

I'd say polish it up and ride it some before you make a decision.

BTW, I love the Stronglight crank.
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Old 10-26-09, 09:23 AM   #3
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Oh a Pista frame. you need to clean and ride that. I agree the crank is quite unique and eye catching,(missing two bolts?) even if you don't ride it it makes a nice art peice.
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not a lot of stuff to fix really... replace the missing chainring bolts, a good polish and a new seat... maybe new rims and tires... i'm not sure about tubulars...
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Yeah, keep it if it fits.
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