Bianchi Appreciation Society

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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby Gness » Tue Feb 25, 2014 1:51 pm

Here's my commuter...

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Photos are a few years old but it hasn't changed much since.
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby singlespeedscott » Tue Feb 25, 2014 3:21 pm

nice
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby utedeej » Tue Feb 25, 2014 3:56 pm

Cool tyres, and howabout a third of a Bianchi thread is dedicated to mountain bikes. Bet Munga never saw that coming. :o
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby munga » Tue Feb 25, 2014 6:39 pm

i almost bought a cheap bianchi mtb myself, but yeah, where are the roadies?
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby vaeske » Tue Mar 18, 2014 7:50 am

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Here is a roadie. 95 bianchi Reparto Course with 7800 setup. Too poor to get SR so sue me.
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby munga » Tue Mar 18, 2014 10:18 am

Like button missing. Must use words.

I like your bike.

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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby singlespeedscott » Tue Mar 18, 2014 12:11 pm

+1
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby Lots of steel bikes » Fri Apr 11, 2014 7:46 pm

I was channel surfing a couple of nights ago and stopped to watch a bit of the film There's Something About Mary. There is a scene where Ted and Mary's brother enter a costume store. Outside the store, leaning against a post, is what looked like a vintage celeste Bianchi. If anyone has the DVD could they have a look sometime to confirm? I think the scene is towards the end of the movie just after Mary's brother gets hit in the eye with a baseball. Accolades to the prop buyer if it is a Bianchi.
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Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby Hanibal » Fri Apr 11, 2014 10:56 pm

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Should have her built up next week. Can't wait...

Edit: Sorry, didn't realise this was in the retro biking forum.
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby servicimo » Sat Apr 12, 2014 12:15 pm

I think you can be excused....drool
one nice bike.....
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby Typhoon Ken » Sat Apr 12, 2014 12:19 pm

I like the fact that all of the kids' toys have been pushed out of the way so Dad can get his toy set up in the lounge.
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby munga » Mon Jun 02, 2014 2:17 pm

this slow-burner is creeping along a piece at a time.

the real issue is with the bars. i have some 64-40's which are ideal, but very scratched up, and a little bit bent on the drive side..
can anyone tell me if i might be able to source some 63-40's or 64-40's, 26.4mm, with double grooves?
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby munga » Sat Aug 30, 2014 4:23 pm

Bianchi Finito

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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby Typhoon Ken » Sat Aug 30, 2014 7:38 pm

I like
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby munga » Sat Aug 30, 2014 8:12 pm

:oops: disregard the brake pads. was a bit too hasty to get a photo. obviously rectified since.
riverloop this morning and it's very nice indeed.
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby redrover3 » Sun Aug 31, 2014 5:22 pm

Like those Celeste Bianchis (and Hanibal's Grey bike. 1988 model, isn't it? :D) I'll keep up the roady average with my budget built '91.
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Don't you just love it when you build a bike, take it out for a long ride and it just fits you like a glove?
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Re: Bianchi Appreciation Society

Postby sli123 » Sun Aug 31, 2014 10:01 pm

munga wrote:Bianchi Finito

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Very nice!
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