If you consider buying a vintage racer for yourself, make sure you are spending your money on the right one. He has a burning passion for anything and everything cycling related. He was former project manager and designer for Box Bike Helsinki. What makes a vintage racer valuable? Some collectors favour nothing but handcrafted bikes that were manufactured only by the dozens to low hundreds. These bikes will probably retain their resale value the best in the long run.
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I also aim to keep in stock some basic parts for fixed gear and track riding — chainsets with bottom brackets to match, suitable pedals, bars etc My main stock is lugged or fillet brazed steel frames, tig-welded ones and even aluminium and carbon-fibre frames too if I think they are interesting. Please note I am closed on Wednesdays and Friday; there willalso be times when I am away buying stock. I will endeavour to contact within 48 hours of your enquiry. Our Facebook page — Hilary Stone Cycles is used to give previews of new stock and also showcase customer's restorations.
Francesco Marino also known as "Franco" was a relatively unheard of frame-builder from Treviglio, Itay. For 40 years, he mastered his skills whilst working with some of the biggest Italian manufacturers, occasionally making his own branded frames in his spare time. This unique Pista bike is a symbol of Franco's excellent skill as a frame-builder.