[Classicrendezvous] Re: Speaking of Japanese collectors


From: "Donald Dundee" <rebour@hotmail.com>
To: moos@penn.com, p6man@home.com
Cc: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Date: Tue, 07 Nov 2000 12:28:12 EST
Subject: [Classicrendezvous] Re: Speaking of Japanese collectors

Survey: Has anyone on this list ever successfully obtained anything in the realm of vintage cycling items from Japan. It seems a one way street.... or should I say "the river flows in one direction".

Ken Denny
>From: Jerry Moos <moos@penn.com>
>To: p6man <p6man@home.com>
>CC: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
>Subject: Re: [Classicrendezvous] Another high for collectible parts?
>Date: Tue, 07 Nov 2000 12:10:18 -0500
>
>Wow, and it is used, too. And Kauzo and the other familiar Japanese
>collectors
>don't appear to be involved in this one, though Greg Parker had a go before
>apparently deciding the price was a bit too rich. There was a Japanese
>buyer for
>the Mafac brakes, which would be expected as Takao has told us all how
>popular the
>old French stuff is in Japan. Maybe some of these Japanese collectors
>should join
>the list and research the stuff available from the classic bike vendors.
>They
>might save themselves a lot of money compared to what they sometimes pay on
>eBay.
>
>Regards,
>
>Jerry Moos
>
>p6man wrote:
>
> > How about the last of the first SR rear deraileurs......
> >
> > http://cgi.ebay.com/aw-cgi/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=485465623
> >
> > That's got to be another record.
> >
> > Duane Kennard
> >
> >
> > on 11/7/00 5:06, OROBOYZ@aol.com at OROBOYZ@aol.com wrote:
> >
> > > Mafac Tiger brake set in OK used shape... $255.00!
> > >
> > > Take a look...
> > >
> > >
>http://cgi.ebay.com/aw-cgi/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=470155401&ed=972278220
> > >
> > > Dale Brown