Bianchi “All-Arounder” Steel framed Drop Bar Road/Touring Bike @Pedal Revolution Refurbished Bike Update

Steel Framed Bianchi “All-Arounder/Gravel Grinder” road/touring bike.

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Here’s a fine looking machine, at least if your tastes fall into some reasonable section of the bell curve.  It’s a freshly repainted Bianchi frame, paired with a new chrome fork with dual eyelets on the dropouts.  This is a useful feature if you want to add a front rack such as the Soma Porteur.  You’ll also notice that all cables have been routed inside the British Racing Green handlebar tape, creating a clean look that allows plenty of real estate for a handlebar bag (or your small dog, cat, ferret, or even hamster).

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Components on this bike are a very nice mix that should serve you well riding around the city, or all the way to Peru.  It’s got Shimano Deore/Mavic wheels, Shimano Ultegra shifters and derailleurs (8-speed), and a Deore triple crankset.  The cockpit is set up with a Nitto Technomic Stem (so you can get your bars up real high to see over your ferret), a Soma Highway One bar, and Cane Creek brake levers.  Smooth-rolling Panaracer Pasela tires, ubiquitous here at Pedal Revolution, will be there for you where the rubber hits the road, trail, pothole, or small rodent.

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This bike does compare very favorably, in fit and function, to a 52cm or a 54cm Surly Long Haul Trucker.  It’s got most of the rack mounting capability of that bike, the nice longer wheelbase for loaded touring, and I’d say a whole lot more style.  If you’re in the 5’6″ to 5’10” neighborhood, come in and give it spin.

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$950 SOLD

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