FA: Performance Parabola touring frameset, size medium

Discussion in 'rec.bicycles.marketplace archive' started by 9sDura-Ace, Feb 22, 2004.

  1. 9sDura-Ace

    9sDura-Ace Guest


    Up for auction is a used Performance Parabola touring frameset, size medium. Seat tube 48.5 cm c-c,
    53cm c-t. Top tube 56cm c-c.


    Top tube slopes ever so slightly to give less standover height, yet keep handlebars comfortably
    high. 100% CrMo, TIG welded for strength and reliability Specifications:

    All cable stops and guides needed for loaded touring three sets of bottle bosses so you never go
    thirsty chain hanger on seat stay for convenient wheel changes 135mm rear wheel spacing fits most
    MTB hubs 1" threaded steerer fits most 22.2mm stems 1 1/8" (28.6mm) seat tube fits most clamp-on
    front derailleurs Includes:

    headset (some pitting) front brake cable housing stop (in the headset stack) bottom bracket cups and
    spindle (some pitting) black anodized alloy seat post (good condition) seat post quick release
    mechanism (good condition) stickers from various touring destinations (fond memories!) (can be
    removed) Condition:

    Old (1992) but well-cared for; usually ridden once or twice a year on tours. Frame is straight,
    never bent or straightened Beautiful "metallic plum" DuPont Imron paint was professionally
    sprayed in 1999.