wpe5.jpg (20288 bytes)

Zeus Industriale SA
Founded by Don Nicholás de Arregui in Eibar, in the Basque region in 1926. Zeus initially produced small parts, then components and finally complete bicycles. Nicholas de Arregui continued to acquire patents up until about 1964.  Zeus bicycles most often used tubing by Reynolds 531 or Durifort in Metric (French)  tube & threading dimensions. Of course, they also often featured Zeus components

Updated 10.27.2015                 Click on images for larger view

A bike at the VeloSwap 1999

Zeus_bik.jpg (184096 bytes)       zeus_hd.jpg (62289 bytes)        Zeus_brk.jpg (135771 bytes)

A restoration by Ted Williams:
Bike_2.jpg (39415 bytes) wpe25.jpg (30851 bytes) Bike_5.jpg (31355 bytes) Bike_7.jpg (43971 bytes)
Bike_8.jpg (35179 bytes) Bike_6.jpg (41470 bytes) Bike_9.jpg (36556 bytes) Bike_4.jpg (30607 bytes)

Roland Darboucabe's
Model Ocana 2000
road bike.

    Featuring Zeus 2000 components, the wheels are "Diamond Jewel"  models built by master wheel builder HR Borthavre, using Super Champion Medaille d'Or rims, 28 hole in front and 30 hole on rear (!) The wheels weigh in at 520 grams for front, 720 grams for the rear!

Ocana_2000.jpg (124340 bytes)       Fft_End.jpg (73710 bytes)       R_Side.jpg (75125 bytes)       Rear_Der.jpg (71647 bytes)       Rear_Hub.jpg (76300 bytes)

Mod. Super Kronos

wpe4.jpg (49344 bytes)

Back to Classic Rendezvous Zeus