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Old 12-21-18, 07:01 AM
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This is a rare frame. Reportedly there were only 200 manufactured, in late 1981 to early 1982, for the 1982 model year. They were sold as both frame and complete bicycles, so the component selection is flexible, though Campagnolo Super Record was most common.

There are some obvious issues besides the frame. The inner chainring shows significant wear but fortunately the outer, pantographed chainring looks good. At least one pedal is missing the dust cap and the races may be compromised. My selection for hubs would be Campagnolo Record, small flange, 32 hole. Factory issue for this period would have been Mavic. The OP will have to decide if they want to go with more appropriate tubular rims and tyres or more durable wired-on. If it's the latter, I believe that the hard anodized G40 was introduced for 1982.

Given the rarity, the frame definitely warrants a restoration. Whether the OP wants to take that on or flip it for a quick profit, is his decision. This is one bicycle where the increase in value may justify the investment.

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