Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Cinelli Titanium Hubset ?


These hubs were on ebay labeled as rare "Cinelli Titanium Hubset" (for Campagnolo, 32 spokes; Titanium body, freehub...Aluminum flanges, axles).

Is anyone familiar these? Cinelli or something else with Cinelli decals?

UPDATE: Thanks to Brant for leaving a comment saying that he thought they were early Hope hubs. Some searching verifies that, this from a 1996 catalog, "Hope Ti hub":

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2 comments:

  1. They look like early Hope hubs to me.

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  2. @brant:that's it! Added a photo from a 1996 catalog.

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