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Anyone familiar with these frames?(10 posts)

Anyone familiar with these frames?Frank121
Mar 16, 2003 1:24 PM
I bought this and it is a beautiful frameset, but I don't know much about them and their website doesn't give info on older models. Anyone familiar with it? Thanks!
re: Anyone familiar with these frames?Frank121
Mar 16, 2003 1:27 PM
Here is another pic. BTW, this is a 50th anniversary (1987 NOS) Daccordi SLX frame and fork.
re: Anyone familiar with these frames?Frank121
Mar 16, 2003 1:29 PM
Final pic of the Daccordi
Look here ...Humma Hah
Mar 16, 2003 1:49 PM
Since they were established in 1937 ...Humma Hah
Mar 16, 2003 1:53 PM
... and it is a 50th anniversary frame, good guess its an '87.
Handsome!Humma Hah
Mar 16, 2003 1:46 PM
Does it have a head-badge? Other identifying markings?
That's a real "looker"...MrDan
Mar 16, 2003 4:49 PM
Very nice frame .. did you pick that up on E-bay? What did it cost you? I think some others here would love to pick that one up!
I bought the Daccordi to build up...Frank121
Mar 16, 2003 8:06 PM
even though it was a 56cm c-c (I ride a 54 c-c and have gone as big as a 55 c-c) but thought I might try a bit bigger bike. I also thought the top tube was 55, which is the far end of my scale (54-55cm with a 10-11cm stem), but is 55.5. The bottom bracket shell even has the size on it...56 on one side and 55.5 on the other, so my at home measurements of 56 c-c and 55.5 top tube are right.

I haven't decided what I will do with it...hard to not keep it with it being so pretty and unique but need to have it fit. Maybe hang it in the living room ;-)
you might like the fit.desmo
Mar 16, 2003 9:38 PM
I'm guessing you're around 5'8", you will have no standover but you will be able to have your stem all the way down and it will still be near level with the saddle which you will probably only be able to have about 3" out of the tube. A classic look, and not too long a stretch with the 55.5 top tube because of the zero drop to the bars. I usually ride a 54, but my vintage bike is a 56 c-c with a 55 c-c top tube and it's very comfortable.
beautiful frame. nmLeroy
Mar 16, 2003 7:36 PM