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Think I still have these hubs, again I could mis-remember, but think they had CAM 58 on the lock nuts. Cant recall the pedals." DECALS: OLMO in Red Oblong Outline on downtube, edged in bands; On seat tube, there are bands but is missing the Olmo shield; MADE IN ITALY at top of seat tube; TIPO RONDINE at top of downtube; Olympic rings with Olmo star decal at top of fork legs Serial Number D312 1958? Owner: "My uncle says he bought it in the late 50s...
Olmo Professional Deluxe Chip Duckett: Open C chrome Campagnolo dropouts ORIGINAL PARTS: "appears all original absent wheels..C (Campagnolo) Gran Sport FD and RD with adjuster barrel... Campy locknuts do say 58." Has the Campagnolo Sport sprung pivot derailleur hole in the right rear dropout, which is 1952 Serial Number D352 1959? Olmo Professional Deluxe ilgrillo/e Bay: Swallow rondine lugs with no seat lug side slot; Campagnolo 'open C' dropouts; chrome stay ends, fork ends and fork crown, head lugs, and seat tube panel PARTS: Magistroni bottom bracket; Olmo seat post collar and headset DECALS: OLMO in Red Oblong Outline decals on downtube; Olympic rings with Olmo star decal at top of fork legs; TIPO RONDINE at top of downtube; CAMBIO CAMPAGNOLO winged wheel on upper seat tube; OLMO shield on chrome panels with four color bands on seat tube; MADE IN ITALY at top of seat tube DATING: Open C Campagnolo dropouts date to the 1950s.
Balilla sidepull brakes." BRAZE-ONS: Threaded holes in bridges for mudguard attachment. Olmo [Special] Victor Hernandez/Steel is Real FB: Brianza lugs; chrome head lugs and fork crown; Agrati stamped dropouts with scalloped backs ORIGINAL PARTS: Magistroni half step crankset and bottom bracket, Huret Allvit rear derailleur (with shield), Huret 600 front derailleur (no slot on top of cage), Huret shifters (pebble finish on lever pads), Balilla Brevatatto brakes, OLMO headset and seat post clamp DATING: Probably the Special model due to stamped dropouts. Olmo [Special] rsan1650/e Bay: Brianza lugs; chrome fork crown; Agrati stamped dropouts with scalloped backs BARE FRAME DATING: Probably the Special model due to stamped dropouts. Olmo [Special] Glen Gallo//Gallo/bikeforums.net: Brianza lugs; chrome head lugs and fork crown; chrome stay and fork ends; Agrati stamped dropouts with scalloped backs; no braze-ons ORIGINAL PARTS: OLMO headset and seat post clamp; Magistroni crankset; Campagnolo shifters with no-D-ring bolt tightened by screwdriver; Nisi Toro rim (original?
NOT ORIGINAL DECALS: head tube and seat tube decals are Olmo 'Lazy L' star logo.
Olmo city bike ORIGINAL PARTS: Olmo branded handlebars and stem, brake levers, crankset, hubs, headset, seat post collar. ]; Pump pegs on back of seat tube; Chainguard mount on rear of right chainstay.