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Yellow Cinelli 1971(5 posts)

Yellow Cinelli 1971Chainstay
Dec 7, 2002 8:20 PM
Check out this beauty. It apparently was custom built as a lightweight edition and also has unusual BB drilling with seven holes.
Single chainring?Humma Hah
Dec 8, 2002 8:49 AM
That's interesting, I only spot a single large chainring. Evidently someone not quite sold on "ten speeds?"

I note a very generous use of brake cable. RED brake cable. I don't recall ever encountering that color before. Any idea where it came from?
Single chainring?Chainstay
Dec 8, 2002 9:45 AM
This is not my bike - I wish. I don't know the owner but I had a URL for the picture. There was considerable discussion about the bike on the classicrendevous list.

As for the red brake cables I have had them in the past and will be needing to pick up some more when I put my Cinelli back together. I don't know a source off hand but if I find one I will let you know.
red cable housing ....Spirito
Dec 8, 2002 11:19 AM
any LBS armed with a QBP catalogue should be able to order some in for you ...

if thats not an option

http://www.lickbike.com/i1522050.htm

ciao
red cable housing ....wooglin
Dec 8, 2002 6:06 PM
Yep. Red is pretty easy to find. Been using it for years.