Nishiki 1989 frameset

Submitted by dciadmin... on Tue, 01/26/2021 - 09:25

Nishiki Olympic Royal, Kawamura Cycles Japan. Made in the period between American Eagle and the take over bij Giant. The Italian features remind of a high-end race bicycle. Peculiar for the late '80ies are the cable guides on the top tube and on the bracket.

 

 

Country: Japan
Brand: Nishiki

Model: Olympic Royal
Year: 1989
Frame Size: CC55

Serial number: E I 100028
Tubing:  Tange Champion #5
Extra: Cable guides on top for end '80ies
Extra: Chainholder rear fork

 

vintage steel frame Nishiki Olympic Royal frameset
Nishiki Olympic Royal 1989

 

vintage steel frame Nishiki Olympic Royal frameset
Lugs and forkcrown  top

 

vintage steel frame nishiki frameset
Headtube badge en forkcrown top

 

vintage steel frame nishiki frameset
Frontfork Tange Champion Chrome Molybdene

 

vintage steel frame nishiki frameset
Brake bridge

 

vintage steel frame nishiki frameset
Bracket top

 

vintage steel frame nishiki frameset
Cable guide on top tube

 

vintage steel frame nishiki frameset
Bracket under, serial number E (for export to Europe) I (for 1989) 100028

 

vintage steel frame nishiki frameset
Forkcrown under

 

vintage steel frame nishiki frameset
Shimano drop-outs

 

vintage steel frame nishiki frameset
Chainholder rear fork

 

 

,dci