Re: [Classicrendezvous] Does anyone know what day it is?


Date: Mon, 09 Oct 2000 15:04:33 -0400
From: Chris Beyer <beyerc@mailserver.volvo.com>
To: rfitzger@emeraldis.com
CC: Jerry Moos <moos@penn.com>, rocklube@adnc.com, classic rendezvous <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: Re: [Classicrendezvous] Does anyone know what day it is?
References: <200010091849.OAA27278@jade.emeraldis.com>


Russ:

This sounds like the tube mix for a Rivendell.

Chris Beyer Too Much Coffee 'cause it's Cold in Bloomfield, NJ

rfitzger@emeraldis.com wrote:
> Okay, in the spirit of good humor and classic bikes, I have a proposal for the
> framebuilders on the list - how many different brands of tubing can you use in
> building one bike? Classical tubesets first, then modern tubes if need be - is
> it possible to build a bike that would look good and ride well, but had, say,
> Vitus, Reynolds, Columbus, Falck, Tange, Ishawata - hey, even some TruTemper
> and Dedacciai ... all in the same frame? Maybe even no two tubes from the same
> manufacturer?
>
> Someone with more money than I have could have a good time negotiating for the
> above bike, if built. Even more fun could be had by having serious cognoscenti
> try to identify the ride without knowing which steels were used where ...
>
> Russ Fitzgerald
> rfitzger@emeraldis.com
> Greenwood SC
>
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