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Old 10-16-12, 06:58 AM
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Hello Banquo372 Welcome to the forums. It looks like an '83 / 84ish machine, judging by the decal style and the under the BB cable routing. It is a Orient built bike but Piaggio decal has nothing to do whith where the bike comes from. Bianchi was (is?) owned by Piaggio Group and for a short time in the '80s they bore Piaggio decals.

Looks like maybe a Special or Classica model, T-Mar may know for sure. It does look like the seatpost is backwards and it could use a good tuneup.
Bianchis '90 Proto, '90 Campione del Fausto Giamondi Specialisma Italiano Mundo, '91 Boarala 'cross, '93 Project 3, '86 Volpe, '97 Ti Megatube, '93 Reparto Corse SBX

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