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Bianchi “Campione” Single Speed

4 Dec



Here is a lovely late 80’s Bianchi “Campione de Italia” 55cm, this frame was made in Italy with Tre Tubi Columbus Formula Two Cro-Mo, frame set is black with the original silver graphics with beautiful lugs and Gippimme dropouts front and rear. Listed below are the parts used to rebuild this black beauty into a single speed urban assault machine. All of the parts are either brand new or lightly used and are listed below.

  • Wheelset is a pair of new Mach1 CFX 36h in black laced to a pair of black high flange Formula hubs with sealed cartridge bearings and laced with silver stainless spokes, rear hub is flip flop with new Shimano 16t freewheel. The rims are wrapped with new rim tape, tubes and brand new Hutchinson Equinox tires 700×23.
  • Drive train starts with new Shimano Ultegra BB (Italian Threaded), Bianchi branded cranks (campy strada style) with NOS Sugino Mighty chainring 46t, new wellgo track style pedals, new Z chain and new Shimano 16t freewheel.
  • Brake set is a pair of vintage Modolo “Start” caliper brakes in brushed silver/grey with new Kool Stop pads, new cables, housing and top bar in line brake pulls.
  • Cockpit features freshly packed Ofmega headset, ITM quill stem branded Bianchi, chopped and flopped bars with new wrap and in line pulls for a nice clean look. Seat is Bianchi lightly used with ITM seatpost.
WOW, is all I gotta say about this hot ride.

Bianchi Single Speed 54cm

4 Dec

54cm Bianchi, this is a ‘70’s road bike converted into a single speed, all steel lugged frame that is a fading forest green. The parts list is as follows and she has been put together with great care and Phil Wood grease.

  • Brand new Tange Levin head set with 1” to 1 1/8” stem adapter and 80mm bolt on stem, chopped and flopped bars with new cloth Cinelli bar tape.
  • New in line Tektro brake pulls with new cables pulling a pair of vintage Shimano Tourney center pull brakes with Kool Stop pads.
  • Wheel set is a pair of Flip Flop Bianchi Hubs laced to a pair of 28h Alex rims with new Kenda Kontender 700c X 23 tires and tubes pumped to 125 p.s.i.
  • This baby is powered by a Shimano crank set 170mm length and a 46t Sugino chain ring hooked up to a 17t freewheel, no fixed cog at this time, but does have a new Z chain.
  • Freshly packed Italian BB with new bearings and new spindle.
  • The proud new owner gets to sit on a used leather Selle San Marco Concor seat and new Kalin seat post, comfy!
  • New pair of Wellgo ultralight track pedals