PEKA wegframe
Model: wegframe
Brand: PEKA
Category: Road Race
Years: Late 1970's - Early 1980's
Country: Netherlands
Production: Unknown
Sold As: Bare Frameset
Material: - - - -
Construction: Lugged
Drivetrain: - - - -
Wheel Size: 700c
Added By: Elev12K on 01/29/11
Updated By: Elev12K on 09/24/12
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Model General Information
The little Peperkamp shop in Amsterdam sold various bicycles under their own Peperkamp name, but the real thoroughbreds got the name PEKA. An often heard story is that PEKA is a substraction of  PEperkamp and the family name of Mr. Peperkamp's wife. Another says it is simply derived from PEperKAmp. Coincidently or not 'PEKA' also sounds exactly like 'PK', what is 'horsepower (HP)' in Dutch.

Each PEKA frame was individually crafted. Among the builders was Peter Serier who built for Presto also. With a background in fine mechanics his work always shows interesting detail solutions. Another builder was Klaas Kwantes. Klaas Kwantes built many great stayer-frames, among them Renee Kors worlds winning example. 

PEKA's are built in the best Dutch tradition: pragmatic. A tool for racing and winning competitions with. 

PEKA's can be considered very rare.
Primary Example:PEKA wegframe (1980)
Years:1980Sold As:Bare Frameset
Bottom Bracket:English/ISO: 1.370 x 24Brake Mounting:Recessed
Brake Bridge:Derailleur Cable Routing:Under Bottom Bracket
Lug Style:Short PointBrake Guides:3x Double Loop style on top tube
Fork Style:Curved BladesSeat Stays:
Fork Crown Style:Main Tubing:
Rear Dropouts:Color(s):blue
Example:'PEKA' wegframe
Years:N/ASold As:Bare Frameset
Main Tubing:Reynolds 531 buttedWheel Size:700c
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Resources:Reference & Charts
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