TAS Repco Olympic 12 55cm square retro ride


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Item: Repco Olympic 12 Steel, 55cm square road bike in tasteful Pink Cadillac retro livery
Location: Hobart, Channel area. Happy to box for postage and transport to courier
Item Condition: Overall in decent condition for age
Reason for selling: Built for wife who subsequently underwent back surgery. She's finally accepted her road bike days are now over.
Price and price conditions: $300 ONO + postage
Extra Info: Built up as a retro-ish ride to look cool commuting and cruising around the coffee shops, the bike has only been ridden a handful of times due to aforementioned surgery. Frame has a decent amount of patina but is virtually rust free, has no dents and is straight. All decals intact. Componentry list as follows:
  • Frame and Fork: Repco Olympic 12, Giant 535 CroMo, supposedly the equivalent of Reynolds 531
  • Drivetrain: Ultegra 2x9 brifters and rear derailleur, brifter hoods complete and not sticky. Scratches on the flight deck caps, and a little bit of crazing on the levers but in good operating condition. Crank Sugino GT, 48/34 rings. 11-30 nine speed cassette (works fine provided you don't cross chain small/ small). Front derailleur is a 105
  • Wheelset: Velocity
  • Brakes: Generic dual pivot with Orbea decals
  • Cockpit: Nitto Dynamic 10 Stem, Bars Hsilung
  • Saddle: Selle Italia X2, Seatpost: Generic alloy
  • Pedals: MKS Sylvan
Pictures: Sure