Go Back  Bike Forums > Bike Forums > Classic & Vintage
Reload this Page >

what's a nice looking 90's stem in black

Notices
Classic & Vintage This forum is to discuss the many aspects of classic and vintage bicycles, including musclebikes, lightweights, middleweights, hi-wheelers, bone-shakers, safety bikes and much more.

what's a nice looking 90's stem in black

Old 11-24-14, 04:02 PM
  #1  
russd32
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Bloomington, IL
Posts: 131
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
what's a nice looking 90's stem in black

This is going to sound like a dating ad gone wrong:

ISO: Attractive black stem, born around 1990 which is stiff.....

But really, I'm building a Landshark from 93'ish and I'm looking for a stem that would fit the era. Looking for something in black, 1" quill. Salsa, Modolo, Cinelli's...what else am I leaving out?

Last edited by russd32; 11-24-14 at 10:45 PM.
russd32 is offline  
Old 11-24-14, 06:44 PM
  #2  
thinktubes 
weapons-grade bolognium
 
thinktubes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Across the street from Chicago
Posts: 5,556

Bikes: Battaglin Cromor, Ciocc Designer 84, Schwinn Superior 1981

Mentioned: 38 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 711 Post(s)
Liked 871 Times in 428 Posts
3ttt

I have one on my Battaglin

thinktubes is offline  
Old 11-24-14, 07:07 PM
  #3  
Giacomo 1 
Senior Member
 
Giacomo 1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Queens NYC
Posts: 3,175

Bikes: Colnago Super, Basso Gap, Pogliaghi, Fabio Barecci, Torelli Pista, Miyata 1400A

Mentioned: 11 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 315 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 10 Times in 10 Posts
I like Italmanubri stems, otherwise known as ITM.

Made-in-Italy and they make quite a few attractive stems in black...
__________________
It never gets easier, you just go faster. ~ Greg LeMond
Giacomo 1 is offline  
Old 11-24-14, 07:23 PM
  #4  
Chombi
Senior Member
 
Chombi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 11,138

Bikes: 1986 Alan Record Carbonio, 1985 Vitus Plus Carbone 7, 1984 Peugeot PSV, 1972 Line Seeker, 1986(est.) Medici Aerodynamic (Project), 1985(est.) Peugeot PY10FC

Mentioned: 21 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 145 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 14 Times in 14 Posts

I love this stem from ITM. I con't know what model it is, but I suspect it is from the 90's.
It's a clamshell design, hinged at the front (where the hinge is hidden by the plastic frontal piece with "ITM" logo on it).
The clamp hinges open with the silver portion swinging forward after you take off an allen headed bolt from the bottom of the stem.
They used to pop up at eBay once in a while, but I've hardly seen them again after I bought this one for my Alan project build.
Chombi is offline  
Old 11-24-14, 10:46 PM
  #5  
russd32
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Bloomington, IL
Posts: 131
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Ooooh that ITM is pretty. I've seen several that are of similar design but the silver hump in the middle of that one looks really good.
russd32 is offline  
Old 11-25-14, 06:49 AM
  #6  
paulkal
Senior Member
 
paulkal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Holland
Posts: 946

Bikes: 2007 Nagasawa with C-Record, 1992 Duell with Croce D'aune/Chorus, three Gazelles, M5 recumbent

Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 46 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 16 Times in 10 Posts
3ttt Record 84 in black is one of the best looking stems.
paulkal is offline  
Old 11-25-14, 09:13 AM
  #7  
Bianchigirll 
Bianchi Goddess
 
Bianchigirll's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Shady Pines Retirement Fort Wayne, In
Posts: 27,448

Bikes: Too many to list here check my signature.

Mentioned: 145 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1983 Post(s)
Liked 805 Times in 494 Posts
Salsa.
__________________
Bianchis '90 Proto, '90 Campione del Fausto Giamondi Specialisma Italiano Mundo, '91 Boarala 'cross, '93 Project 3, '86 Volpe, '97 Ti Megatube, '93 Reparto Corse SBX

Others but still loved; '80 Batavus Professional, '87 Cornelo, '?? Jane Doe (still on the drawing board), '90ish Haro Escape SLX Bertoni "Speckled Trout"
Bianchigirll is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
tronnyjenkins
Classic and Vintage Sales
4
04-26-16 06:31 PM
smurray
Singlespeed & Fixed Gear
2
08-13-13 08:51 AM
tomio
Classic & Vintage
3
02-10-11 10:11 AM
max5480
Singlespeed & Fixed Gear
8
02-07-11 09:05 PM
Shorty Long
Road Cycling
3
07-28-10 09:43 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.