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Old 12-20-14, 08:45 PM
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Originally Posted by callig View Post
The Formula One Decal has no mention of tretubi so I believe Formula one would be all tubes Columbus tubing forks and stays and I was told by T-Mar that it was made of Columbus Matrix tubing which became Comar Tubing after a problem with the original name. These bikes were made with Giepeme drop outs and generally a lower end components which made it a more affordable bike

Here's some old links to discussions about Bianchi Columbus Formula One and Formula Two tubing, also Bianchi Special. There has never been a consensus about what they were... Just educated guesses and opinions....


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