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Old 10-03-14, 12:40 PM
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Little Zeus

Picked up my Zeus today. Looks all original,has all the Zeus branded parts. paint is bad on the top tube. Not sure if I'm going to restore it or just clean it up. Opinions?






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How does it ride?
That's the decision point for me.
I'm on the fence myself over a restore/clean-up.
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I have no idea it's waaaaay to small for me.
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I'd do a good clean and lube on her and see if it sells that way.

I think that bike is special enough to keep her original. I have to believe that a Zeus fan would be quick to pick up on an original like this. If it doesn't sell, then you could always restore it then.
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suspect this may be the professional model. if so, frame is durifort. too bad anent the brake levers...
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Sweet; I'd sell the bike as is. Anyone who wants this bike, wants this bike as it once was and will be willing to do their own work to get it up to their idea of snuff.
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Originally Posted by juvela View Post
suspect this may be the professional model. if so, frame is durifort. too bad anent the brake levers...
Durifort?

Never heard of that one...
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durifort is a plain gauge tubeset manufactured by ateliers de la rive.

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