Re: [CR]Bianchi lugs/repainted dutch bikes

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From: "Wspokes" <>
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Subject: Re: [CR]Bianchi lugs/repainted dutch bikes
Date: Fri, 10 May 2002 19:51:41 -0400

My SBX cromoly frameset is newer than the list allows (early 90s) but it does indeed have a B in the downtube lug as it also have the word Bianchi around the BB shell, also has Bianchi on the brake bridges. Maybe on a raw frame they are hard to notice.

Falls Creek, Pa

----- Original Message -----
From: Warren & Elizabeth
Sent: Friday, May 10, 2002 7:05 PM
Subject: [CR]Bianchi lugs/repainted dutch bikes

> On the subject of the raw frames said to be Bianchis...they did have a B
> cut in to the top of the downtube lug. Is this significant or meaningless?
> Any other qualities a Bianchi should have to help one identify whether it
> is authentic? Seatpost diameter?


> Thanks


> Warren Young

> Toronto