Somec Road Frameset 54.5cm Columbus Nemo Golden Handmade in Italy Vintage Steel


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Fillet-brazed Columbus Nemo Nivacrome steel road racing frame and fork in metallic gold with half-chrome 
fork blades and chrome driveside chainstay, divided with hand painted black pinstriping. Columbus engraved 
drop-outs. Chrome plated braze-on front derailleur fitting. Delightfully detailed internal derailleur cable routing 
on lower front and sides of headtube disappearing into the down tube, and similar rear brake cable routing into 
underside and out of top side of top tube. Black lettering, Italian flag decal set with the prancing horse motif of 
Imola, and ‘handmade in Italy’ seat tube lettering. ‘Nemo’ engraved bottom bracket shell. Engraved oval Somec 
badges brazed onto curved upper face of front fork. 

Designed for use with Campagnolo Ergopower or Shimano STI shifters, due to the adjustable braze-ons on the headtube. 

Condition: NOS, with a couple of very small chips to the paint from storage and display. 

Manufacturer: Somec Italia
Year: 1992 (approx)
Tubeset: Columbus Nemo
Seat tube: 54.5cm c-c
Top tube: 54.5cm c-c
Head tube: 137mm
Rear spacing: 130mm
Bottom Bracket thread: ITA
Seat post diameter: 27.0mm
Condition: NOS
Rear spacing: 130mm (8+ speed)
Serial number: NE131 (stamped on both frame and fork)
Frame: 1750g
Fork: 650g
Total: 2400g
The ‘headset’ pictured is not included, it’s just to keep the fork in place for the photographs!
Please ask for a better rate on shipping if you live in Germany or the EU. 
Pickup is also welcomed from our physical shop in Berlin.
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We are closed Sundays and Mondays, but will get back to you as soon as possible. 
We don’t offer any warranty on used products, and advise riding all older bikes and parts with respect !
We’ve been selling only the very best Italian steel bikes for over 
a decade now, both online and in store in Prenzlauer Berg, Berlin. 
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