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PostPosted: Mon Aug 27, 2012 2:51 pm 
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Hi all,
New to this forum, so what better way to introduce myself than showing my newly acquired ride! Although I am not sure what exact year this bike is, I think it should be early 90's? Any knowledge on this is appreciated.
I very much like the smooth ride, I own an alu framed mountain bike and hybrid bike, but they don't ride as smooth as this one.. absolutelylove it!
It has a few rusty patches and veins, restoring that will be a project for the coming winter (suggestions on how to do this are welcome!). Other than that I think this bike is in great shape! Enjoy!

Frame: Ribble, Reynolds 653

Fork: Ribble, Reynolds 653

Headset: Stronglight France
Stem: Cinelli
Handlebar: Cinelli
Bar Tape: Pro

Brake Levers/Brifters: Campagnolo Athena
Brake Calipers: Campagnolo Athena
Brake Pads: Campagnolo
Brake Cables: Campagnolo

Shifters: Campagnolo Athena
Front Derailleur: Campagnolo Veloce
Rear Derailleur: Campagnolo Mirage
Derailleur Cables: Campagnolo
Cassette: Campagnolo Veloce
Chain: Campagnolo
Cranks: Campagnolo Mirage
Chainrings: Campagnolo Exadrive
Bottom Bracket: Campagnolo
Pedals: Time

Rims: Mavic Open CD SUP
Hubs: Campagnolo
Hub Skewers: Campagnolo
Nipples: ?
Spokes: ?
Tyres: Michelin Tracer Kevlar
Tubes: Continental

Saddle: San Marco Racing Pro
Seatpost: Campagnolo
Seatpost Binder:

Bottle Cage: none
Extras: none

Weight: unknown


Photos can be found here: http://flic.kr/s/aHsjBHaRZ7

(I seem to be unable to post any images at this point..?)


Last edited by steven3ver on Mon Aug 27, 2012 5:17 pm, edited 1 time in total.

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PostPosted: Mon Aug 27, 2012 4:47 pm 
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Ah I see!

A Ribble, nice :D I ride 653 and love it. I'd estimate your's to be early 90's yes, about '93....


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