RARE Serotta CSI, Tour de France Lugs, low miles, two owner frame set. This is an absolutely beautiful Serotta CSI Frame Set. This is very rare as it has the optional Tour de France lugs,, and is at the very end of the run for the infamous Serotta steel frames. This is a stock 54, serial number CS 54-2149 (the last ever made was around 2365). Since there is no additional C at the beginning of the sequence, this is believed to be a non-custom frame.
He then bought it back and kept it in storage. The frame has a beautiful and unique black and burgundy paint scheme. As mentioned, this is a lugged steel frame with the much coveted Tour de France lugs.
As stated by the prior owner, Rides beautifully, the epitome of Serotta steel, the ride Serotta measured all others against. This is the very last of the breed.
Decals are still good except for one on the chain stay from shop wear all of these years. Includes frame, Chris King headset cups and a F1 fork. The fork does not have decals, as the owner sent it back to be repainted at the Serotta factory - they were out of F1 decals to apply after the painting. This fork is threadless and has a serial number of F1262360. The frame is equipped with 3d OS dropouts.The tubing is Columbus (Serotta specific) C4S. The owner had it measured at his local bike shop. Rear Dropouts inner: 130 mm. Front Dropouts inner: 100 mm. Fork Steerer (unthreaded): 21.2 cm. The owner believes the build was between 2001 and 2002.
It was definitely toward the end of the run for the Steel Serottas. This is a piece of history. Build it up, and youll enjoy the ride which established the brand - Serotta! The item "VERY RARE SEROTTA CSI, TOUR DE FRANCE LUGS, LOW MILEAGE FRAME SET" is in sale since Thursday, September 2, 2021.
This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Cycling\Vintage Cycling\Vintage Frames". The seller is "esquart" and is located in Trabuco Canyon, California.
This item can be shipped to United States.