Lot Nr. 195


INBIKE/TEXTIMA


INBIKE/TEXTIMA - Bicycles from the embacher-collection

DATE: 1990
COUNTRY: GERMANY/EAST GERMANY
WEIGHT: 8,7 KG / 19,14 LB
FRAME HEIGHT: 56,8 CM / 22,4 INCH
GEARS: 1, FIXED DURA ACE PITCH 10
CONDITION: 2
- the original idea for this bicycle goes back to East Germany
- Textima, a textile machine building company, had set up a special department for the construction of racing bicycles
- the precision and quality of the construction of these 'East German' bike caused astonishment
- after the reunification, production continued under the name of Inbike
- this model is one of them: number 11206
- its reinforcement webs at the tube junctions are typical of Textima bikes
- the aerodynamic carbon handlebars, developed by the Head of Design at Pininfarina, Paolo Mar tin, were moulded by the Italian firm 3ttt
- Dura-Ace-10 components complete the purposeful appearance
- instead of the usual 13millimetre the chain ringpitch measures just 10 millimetres
- making it 21% smaller and 38% lighter

THIS BIKE APPEARS IN

- Smart Move
- Cyclepedia - A Tour of Iconic Bicycle Designs
- Cyclepedia - Application

EXHIBITIONS

- Museums Quartier Vienna 2006

Condition report
Paintwork and general information:
lettering - made by in bike:good condition, some small traces of use

Gears:
none

Tubes /Tyres:
old and porous, but still usable

Saddle:
suede saddle

Frame:
good condition

© Embacher-Collection, Photo: Bernhard Angerer

19.05.2015 - 18:00

Erzielter Preis: **
EUR 1.250,-
Rufpreis:
EUR 1.000,-

INBIKE/TEXTIMA


DATE: 1990
COUNTRY: GERMANY/EAST GERMANY
WEIGHT: 8,7 KG / 19,14 LB
FRAME HEIGHT: 56,8 CM / 22,4 INCH
GEARS: 1, FIXED DURA ACE PITCH 10
CONDITION: 2
- the original idea for this bicycle goes back to East Germany
- Textima, a textile machine building company, had set up a special department for the construction of racing bicycles
- the precision and quality of the construction of these 'East German' bike caused astonishment
- after the reunification, production continued under the name of Inbike
- this model is one of them: number 11206
- its reinforcement webs at the tube junctions are typical of Textima bikes
- the aerodynamic carbon handlebars, developed by the Head of Design at Pininfarina, Paolo Mar tin, were moulded by the Italian firm 3ttt
- Dura-Ace-10 components complete the purposeful appearance
- instead of the usual 13millimetre the chain ringpitch measures just 10 millimetres
- making it 21% smaller and 38% lighter

THIS BIKE APPEARS IN

- Smart Move
- Cyclepedia - A Tour of Iconic Bicycle Designs
- Cyclepedia - Application

EXHIBITIONS

- Museums Quartier Vienna 2006

Condition report
Paintwork and general information:
lettering - made by in bike:good condition, some small traces of use

Gears:
none

Tubes /Tyres:
old and porous, but still usable

Saddle:
suede saddle

Frame:
good condition

© Embacher-Collection, Photo: Bernhard Angerer


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Auktion: Bicycles from the embacher-collection
Datum: 19.05.2015 - 18:00
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Besichtigung: 09.05. - 19.05.2015


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