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Hetchins Hellenic - 1967

Owned by: Nick Ozerov

Hellenic KH 1a


Frame Hetchin's Hellenic 1967; Frame no.H7081; seat tube 22½"; top tube 22"; wheelbase 41"; finish metallic gold and white with Vade Mecum lugs
Wheels Fiamme Hard Silver sprint rims on Campagnolo Nuovo Record large-flange hubs and Vittoria tubs
Chainset Campag Nuovo Record 53/43
Pedals Lyotard Berthet platform with Christophe toeclips
Gears Campagnolo Record front and rear - 5-speed
Brakes GB 66 centre-pull
Stem/Bars Cinelli Criterium on custom 4" alloy stem
Saddle Middlemores on Campag Nuovo Record seatpin
Extra details 'Ian Hicks - Rutland CC' on top tube.  Perhaps he had this frame painted and hand lettered.  Much too nice to repaint. I am led to believe  through a couple of sources that the paint and lettering was done by  Dick Swann when he was at Hetchin's.  I think that makes it original  paintwork.

Hellenic KH 2a
Detail showing construction of Hellenic 'rear end'
Hellenic KH 3a
Detail showing Vade Mecum 'Phase 1' lugs and fork

Hellenic KH 4a
Vade Mecum lug detail and original owner's name
Hellenic KH 5a
Customised stem and front of head lugs