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Bottecchia Professional Handmade - SOLD

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Columbus steel / 58 c-c square / late 60s to early 70s

SR

Columbus replacement / Campy

700c 36h 4x / Sunshine high flange / Mavic Open 4 CD / 28c Panaracer RiBMo

700c 36h 4x / Sunshine high flange / Sun M13 / 28c Panaracer RiBMo

Sugino Mighty / Campy with a Sugino spindle

Fujita Feather / 27.0 Campy

SR / KMC

Campagnolo Record / Suntour Cyclone MkII F+R

Suntour GPX / random Dia Compe + Weinmann

Suntour 8.8.8 14-24 5spd / 52-42 Sugino Mighty Competition

Not too much to note, other than I got the frame for free and then spent about 15 hours filing out a stuck Sugino seatpost over the course of months. I finally got it out when I was this close to giving up, and kept the frame intact and undamaged. I splurged on the correct sized Campy 2-bolt post that my boss had stashed upstairs; kind of silly but it's the most expensive part of the bike. Everything else (minus the spokes) were used spare parts of mine or random stuff from the shop.

Sold this awhile ago to another Davis student; I see him cruising around campus every so often. Brings a smile to my face.

People who friended this bike knapprobert, Zephyrus, campystamp, Cornell, gridplan, muttsbutts, Splined, velocepedestrian, justine, trigzz, beastonabike, per.k,

your bike has me....

.... wanting to get my bottecchia back to its "geared" glory.

indeed

sadly, the other shifter is missing its wedge expander and I think has gone AWOL in my shop since I left lying around... it may be in the dump now :(

I've never tried a Regal before, but if I get the chance I will definitely hop on one. I appreciate your interest!

I commend you on your patience

It must be very rewarding to know you saved a beautiful vintage Italian frame.

it is indeed

Thanks for your comments man, I really appreciate em.



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