This Bike Of The Day thing s getting crazy now!! Today’s featured bike is a 1986 GT World Tour sent in by Jason Orlandini. This bike is so clean and the mix of the chrome plated and polished gold parts take it to another level. This bike is loading with lots of vintage bells and whistles. Be sure to give this bike a rating via the sliders below.
Inspiration was the European Eddie Fiola world tour bike used specifically for the European tour. Obviously this is a custom build that is different from the bike used by Eddie. The Frame and forks were restored with a two stage powder coating on the frame , and I had the front forks re- chromed being they had seen better days.
Special Thanks to my Friend on this build Timmy “Lightz” Schackne. You are a true innovator in building & blueprinting BMX artwork.
Special Thanks as well to CHABY Owner Chaby’s Coatings Massachusetts specializing in Gold plating , Chroming & Powder coating.~ JASON ORLANDINI
Custom European GT World Tour graphics
86 polished Dia-Compe Nippon’s brakes with NOS Scott Mathasaur brake pads
86 stamped Dia-Compe cables Tech 7 non locking levers – 24kt gold plated perches and show chrome levers
Gt epoch headset 24kt gold plated
86 GT freestyle handlebars NOS original paint
A ‘me bubble font grips
Nos Gt freestyle tires
Nos Shimano dx pedals 24kt gold plated
Gt BMX seat Gold Foil
Nos Gt seat clamp 24kt gold plated
Gt frame extender show chromed
Gt laid back seat post restored
Dyno flip TRIX NOS
Polished Gt rear frame standers restored
Redline flights cranks show chromed early 90 double pinch w/ NOS polished bullseye bottom bracket
Gt power disk 24kt gold plated Gt chain ring 24kt gold plated Gt chain ring bolts & KMC gold chain
Gt mallet with 24kt gold plated hardware
Peregrine super pros polished hoops with bullseye high flange 48 freestyle hubs
Nos Gt pads set
Photo’s taken on the Ventnor NJ boardwalk
A Trip Down Memory Lane.
Eddie Fiola vs Craig Campbell, UK World Tour
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