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 Post subject: Van Hout
PostPosted: Wed Dec 29, 2010 2:52 pm 
Dirt Disciple

Joined: Wed Dec 29, 2010 12:53 pm
Posts: 11
Location: northern europe
Hello all!

Does anyone know anything about Van Hout frames? I have one from http://www.classical-bicycles. I will post pictures later!

I would love to know more about the brand, did they outsource, how much did they make, and when.

From BikeForums I learned they were made in Heist Op den berg somewhere around 1970s, in the same address that nowadays is known as CD-Bikes.

Lugs have "B" "M" carvings, which I believe mean Bocama lugs from France. These look like the long point lugs. Campagnolo dropouts, british bb and a 27.0 seatpost.

I have no idea what the tubing is, guess there's no way to find out. The geometry is good, feels like a true racing frame!

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