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FS: 53cm 1971 Hetchins Italia - Almost All Original

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FS: 53cm 1971 Hetchins Italia - Almost All Original

1971 Hetchins Custom Built Italia

Seat tube 53cm C-to-T, Top tube 54cm C-to-C, 30.5" Stand over height, 41cm Chain stays

Paint and decals in very good condition for a 50 year old bike with a few chips and scratches - no rust. Celeste with Red head tube and seat tube panels. Chrome plated custom cut out long point lugs with some peeling otherwise no rust

All original except for saddle, bar tape and tires

Built for SF Bay Area woman who was living in the UK in 1971. Bike has been a wall hanger since probably the 1990's

Serial # H10427 - Hetchins Rack with matching Serial #

Campagnolo 36H Large Flange Hubs with Super Champion Record du Monde Tubular rims. Tires 10+ years old, should be replaced.

Campagnolo Headset, Seatpost, Pedals, Front Derailleur and Shift Levers

Suntour GT Steel Rear Derailleur. Supposedly Alf Hetchins didn't like the Campagnolo Gran Turismo Derailleurs so he used the early Suntour GTs instead

TA Pro 5 Vis 175mm Cranks with 48-38T Randonneur Chainrings

14-32T Suntour 5 Speed Freewheel

Universal 61 Brake Calipers with special Weinmann Levers (new reproduction Weinmann hoods will be provided with bike)

65mm 3TTT Record Stem for 25.4mm Bars. 38cm KB Randonneur Bars

Ideale 2000 Padded Saddle (or for addition charge - NOS Honey or Black Large Rivet Brooks Pro 200x Vintage)

Hetchins Original Red Leather Toe Straps

More photos and information available on request.

$2100 with Ideale 2000 Leather Covered Padded Saddle, or $2200 with NOS tan or black Brooks Pro Saddle plus Shipping

Shipping via Bike Flights or other method of buyers choice - Professionally Packed

Free Local Bay Area Pickup or Delivery

PayPal F&F unless other arrangements are made in advance

munged email - remove dashes: cc-colerich-@-att-.net


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