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The Bike. It is the central tool in pursuit of our craft. A Velominatus meticulously maintains their bicycles and adorns them with the essential, yet minimal, accoutrement. The Rules specify the principles of good taste in configuration and setup of our machines, but within those principles lies almost infinite room for personal taste.It seems in s...

@nimmersatt's posts:

  1. @Puffy to be perfectly honest, i’ve never seen a Veloforma in the flesh so maybe my earlier post was a little bit quick, but judging by the photos i would say that the ‘Strada’ looks an awful lot like the FM066 (do a google on FM066 frame). the strada wa… »

  2. @Mikael Liddy   …you must have missed the bright red cable ends?  they’re pretty out there :-) »

  3. been tossing up whether to post my new bike or not. i thought a chinese carbon frame (clearly cervelo ‘inspired’) might not sit so well with the velominati. but then i saw the Veloforma that you’re giving away as the first prize for the VSP… anyway, h… »

  4. @ChrisO 2 excellent pieces of advice right there :-) the house unfortunately is only an apartment and the most ‘minimal’ thing in here is the available space. no garage or other storage either. For the foreseeable future s-1 will equal 3. I already had … »

  5. @the Engine thank you for that. I had already looked into pepsi fanini, as well as fanini 7up to check out their bike colours.(black). this is before i realized that it could be national colours. you see, 1988 was also the bicentenary here in australia a… »

  6. @Cyclops couldn’t agree more (re the group-san). in my defense though – this is how the bike was found. I only added the shifters as the 600 downtube shifters were beyond repair. everything else is pretty much original running gear. and yes a 1988 600 de… »

  7. hi there, longtime lurker, first time poster here. about 5 years ago i rescued this bike here from the dumpster. faced with a choice of either build and ride it or throw it out by the VMH, i decided to sand the frame, paint it and reuse whatever was sti… »