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PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2012 8:11 am 
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Introducing Miss Milano 1972 – my ’72 Cinelli Speciale Corsa vintage lightweight - completed after 18 months of what can only be described as obsessive effort.

For the bike spotters there will be full build details soon but for now enjoy the images – photography by Andy White of Fyxomatosis

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'72 Cinelli SC
'86 Giro Pinarello Team Issue
'58 Bianchi Tour De France (in bits)
2011 BMC Pro Machine 5.6kg
the 2014 project


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2012 8:32 am 
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Stunning, and the bike looks good too! :shock:


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2012 11:36 am 
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What a stunning looking bike, is there any better looking stem? i dont think so. :D


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2012 11:58 am 
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The bike good enough on its own, there is no need to add high heels and garters for a pseudo-classy impression. :noidea:

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2012 12:01 pm 
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wass, that's how Andy at Fyxo does his shots

http://www.fyxomatosis.com/

Besides, who doesn't love the added bonus of a bike + a woman? :noidea:

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Tinea Pedis wrote:
Besides, who doesn't love the added bonus of a bike + a woman? :noidea:

Ice cream is great.
Roast beef is awesome.

Roast beef with ice cream? ... It just doesn't match.

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2012 12:29 pm 
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Fantastic. definitely the most authentic and best restoration I have ever seen. You just need the clothing go with it now.


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wassertreter wrote:
Tinea Pedis wrote:
Besides, who doesn't love the added bonus of a bike + a woman? :noidea:

Ice cream is great.
Roast beef is awesome.

Roast beef with ice cream? ... It just doesn't match.


I've never heard this phenomenon described so aptly.

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 26, 2012 4:11 pm 
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You sure you got the sizing right? It's unusal for a vintage bike with downtube shifters to show that much post. I hope you can actually ride it comfortably. Can't imagine if it had been a 56 like you originally wanted. :shock:


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 26, 2012 7:26 pm 
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majklnajt dreams of showing that much post :wink:

Stunning bike.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 27, 2012 6:12 am 
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Tinea Pedis wrote:
wass, that's how Andy at Fyxo does his shots

http://www.fyxomatosis.com/

Besides, who doesn't love the added bonus of a bike + a woman? :noidea:


And don't try change what Andy does because he will not do it for you!!

My mate Charlie just has his Masi finished, needs to go back for its photo shoot (there are a couple of photos on the site)
It is incredible but this is another level


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majklnajt dreams of showing that much post :wink:

Stunning bike.

Hahahahahahaha, I am laughing loud in my office right now :D :D :D
This one goes into my signature! :beerchug:


Its a stunning bike indeed! :thumbup:

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Really well done. Gorgeous looking bike.


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majklnajt, thought you'd appreciate that one! :wink:


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