Current builds soon to begin! #1 A 'Columbus XLOS', featuring the Pegoretti Falz fork, being built as a tribute to 'Dario'. #2 A '531 Designer Select' in trad tubing sizes featuring some very special lugs.
This is a collectors item, frame was built for the 2018 OBCA Show in Portland, Oregon, US. It is built from a complete and intact set of Reynolds 531C. The frame is fully silver brazed through out featuring Samson minimalist lugs & seat stay toppers, Nagasawa BB shell, Richard Sachs (RS) rear dropouts and RS Richie-issimo version 1 fork crown featuring long reinforcement tangs and Llewellyn socket type front drop outs. The frame is sized 560mm c-c seat tube, 575mm c-c top tub
This Columbus MS frame was built for Greg Watson in the 90's. It was supplied unpainted and Greg had the paint layout done, rear and fork chroming done, to replicate the 'F. Moser' frames that Gianni Bugno was riding in the era. Greg passed the photo on to me (1/1/2019), not the best photo it was taken in pre-digital times, but I zoomed in on it and I could Make out 'P.Ketelaar' on the down tube. I do remember a Mackay rider who visited the Canelands Tour in Bundaberg and sai