This is my early 80's Bianchi road bike, geared up porteur style. Gets ridden daily in Seattle regardless of inclement weather, which means it's very filthy and much loved. While I bought it a couple years with the original Suntour Cyclone GT group, everything broke one by one. These days it's a functional mutt. Some of the parts I got for free from various places, others are from my recently deceased RB-1. Since "the Mouse" is my only ride currently, she's my go everywhere do everything carry it all bike.

frame: 1981 or 82 Bianchi Limited
front wheel: Shimano 600 x Ritchey Comp Pro
rear wheel: Shimano 600 x Velocity Aerohead O/C
stem: Nitto Technomic Deluxe
handlebar: Nitto Promenade
Cranks: ????
headset: Mr. King
shifters: Shimano 7-speed thumbies
rack: CETMA
front derailleur: Shimano 600
rear derailleur: Shimano Tiagra
brakes: Shimano nutted-style dual-sidepull
pedals: MKS tour, MKS clips, Christophe straps
fenders: Planet Bike cascadia


Doug Peterson in Seattle




Bianchi Limited - side view

Bianchi Limited - CETMA rack detail

Bianchi Limited - side view


Bianchi Limited - Deore shifter detail
Bianchi Limited - drivetrain detail

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