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Bianchi 'Tour de France' - 1954

Owned by: David Rapley

Bianchi Rapley 1 RB

Frame
Bianchi frame number 200518; 22½" seat tube, 23" top tube;
Wheels
Fiamme sprint rims 32/40 on Bianchi hubs
Chainset Bianchi 6¾" cranks with Bianchi double rings 49/46
Pedals Bianchi
Gears Campagnolo Gran Sport front and rear
Brakes Universal T51
Stem/Bars Ambrosio Chapion 4½" stem, Ambrosio Champion bars with Bianchi headset
Saddle Brooks
Extra details A customer model of the Coppi team bikes from 1952. Unrestored apart from tyres and bar tape

Bianchi Rapley 3 RB
Bianchi chainset, pedals and BB axle

Bianchi Rapley 4 RB
Ambrosio Champion bars and stem

Bianchi Rapley 2 RB
Bianchi badge, lugs and Universal brake