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green, black & gold Bianchi Pista

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Bianchi Pista

Modolo Q Race/Nitto Pearl - gold

stock/Hatta

Iro

Iro

Sugino 75 47t/Shimano BB

Brooks B. 17/Nitto 65 - gold

black/chrome MKS Custom Nuevo w/Soma cages/black Izumi

17t Euro-Asia

Bought the "out-of-the-box" bike in Fall '06 not knowing I'd end up completely stripping it of everything stock and replacing all parts. It's been a fun bike to build up. I got all the parts through Jim at Orange 20 Bikes in Los Angeles, and he cut and threaded the fork to fit the Hatta headset.

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I like - good combo

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find what you love and do it- do it well and do it often

threaded....

Stunning setup you got going. Really good job.

I also bought a stock Bianchi Pista (gang green) then immediately started swapping out components like a mad man (photos soon).

I was wondering if threading the steerer tube was possible and or safe so I can put on a sexy ass Nitto quill, then BAM!...I see your bike! Just wondering how's the steerer holding up to the rigors of the street after 6 months? Does it feel solid from the day the steerer tube got threaded?

Love what youre doing with

Love what youre doing with this bike.

this is one of the few

this is one of the few pistas I actually like. good job.

yeah, one inch forks are all

yeah, one inch forks are all pretty much the same. I've taken previously tall threaded forks and cut them down to be threadless forks for my(very small) bikes before.

how did you get a threaded

how did you get a threaded hs/stem onto a threadless fork?

Jim at Orange 20 bikes in

Jim at Orange 20 bikes in L.A. cut it and threaded it. Super cool shop and Jim is really helpful...

word

shits dope

bar tape

what's the brand of your bar tape?

hot bike.

Stella Azzurra Eleganza, if

Stella Azzurra Eleganza, if I'm not mistaken.



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