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Old 07-10-15, 07:05 PM
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question for vintage road bike

I have one Bianchi strada lx. Do you know what year is made and what type of bike is. Is racing sport or touring bike? Also how do you measure arrm and torso and found what size eefective top tube is good.
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Google will give you endless sizing information. The Strada was made for several years, no way I could guess the year the one you are looking at is.
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Am assuming the bike is done with lug-work and is of the '80s vintage. Strada LXs tended to be lower-end offerings in Bianchi's Sport line. Don't expect Columbus SL tubing, in other words - the frames might have had main tubes cut from Chrome-Molybdenum steel made in Asia, but the stays were probably gas-pipe. It won't be collectible, but it should ride pretty well.

Pictures and/or serial number would help us to identify the specifics.
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