I think we have two other mid-70s Colnago Supers in the museum collection so another description may seem redundant.
Its as fun to pedal as it looks.
The bike is waxed, polished and it sparkles even brighter than new.
The frame is built from Reynolds 531 steel, and the tubes are joined with Nervex Pro fancy lugs. .There were different color versions in nickel, Red, Blue, and Yellow.Swing Bikes were advertised during the Donny and Marie Osmond variety show (and even made an appearance on stage). .Olmo Jeff Groman: original parts: Original bike.Olmo Ron Titensor/CR: May not have swallow comodo internet security key rondine lugs in spite of decal original parts: ".completely originalincluding fenders, steel stamped Olmo hubs w/ wingnuts, steel stem and bars, steel Magistroni 49/47 crank set.Bottom bracket with a rectangular tented cutout ; olmo Type 2 head lugs ; olmo Type 3 seat lug/stays ; olmo Type B Fork Crown ; star cutout in fork tangs; Olmo Type 3 rear brake bridge ; round hourglass chainstay bridge with reinforcements ;.Sometime in the middle of the decade while paging through those British and French cycling magazines we started to see adverts for a bike line known as Windsor, and the coveted Italian labels had competition for the American bike lovers attention.
The ugliest bike saddle in the world 33 tooth skip-link chainring (like a 66 tooth gear on your bike) Sturdy looking dropouts American pro Tom Sneddon competed on this bike for the Swiss Willner team in 1974. .
Frame failures from crashes and jumps meant gussets had to be welded in place, otherwise a kid was going to be going through a bike every month.
Bottom bracket with a rectangular tented cutout ; olmo Type 1 head lugs ; olmo Type 2 seat lug/stays ; olmo Type B Fork Crown ; star cutout in fork tangs; Olmo Type 1 rear brake bridge ; round hourglass chainstay bridge with reinforcements ;.The aluminum PK Ripper raced by Perry Kramer was lighter than anything available, and had cool oval tubing. .Olmo Gran Sport Miguel/bikemig/t: Swallow rondine lugs with no seat lug side slot; forged Campagnolo dropouts; chrome head lugs, fork crown, stay and fork ends, and seat tube panel; Falck tubing parts: Magistroni steel crankset with alloy 49-46 chainrings; Ambrosio Champion stem and handlebars; Olmo.The styling, which was a bit understated for 1985, diverged greatly from what was happening with mountain bikes and kids BMX freestyle bikes that year.While it will never go down as one of the greatest handling or most comfortable bikes ever made, people loved these bikes for a variety of reasons.Tom later became part of the American Shimano team (Shimanos first sponsorship deal outside of Japan). .2015 comment." decals Type D ; 'Guiseppe Olmo' signature on top tube; made IN italy decal on top of downtube; professionisti on top tube dating: Has Campagnolo C-Record parts; C-record was available for sale around 1986.Theres a steering lock on the fork, which is a fine secondary theft deterrent.Olmo Gran Sport / Professional Regular DehesaRoadGate: Swallow rondine lugs with no seat lug side slot; Campagnolo dropouts; replacement fork braze-ONS: none original parts: Olmo headset and seat post clamp; Campagnolo hubs; Ambrosio Champion stem and handlebars; Magistroni 3-pin steel crankset; Balilla Brevattato sidepull brakes;.A year." appearance OF frame feature olmo Type 4 seat lug/stays : olmo in block lettering on flat-point seat stay caps, with a circular hole on top tube point Serial Number?