Re: [Classicrendezvous] Peugeot headbadges, what vintage?


From: "Eric Elman" <tr4play@home.com>
To: "Russ Fitzgerald" <rfitzger@emeraldis.com>, "Classic Rendezvous" <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
References: <001401c05745$08593d80$0188aad0@comp1>
Subject: Re: [Classicrendezvous] Peugeot headbadges, what vintage?
Date: Sun, 26 Nov 2000 08:16:40 -0600


Russ,

Just curious why the higher end PX models would have a foil sticker headbadge and the lower mid-line models would have a nicer "real" badge?

Inquiring minds want to know........

Eric " need a correct headbadge for my 1977 PX10LE" Elman


----- Original Message -----
From: Russ Fitzgerald
To: Eric Elman ; Classic Rendezvous


<classicrendezvous@bikelist.org> Sent: Saturday, November 25, 2000 7:04 PM Subject: Re: [Classicrendezvous] Peugeot headbadges, what vintage?


> Eric, and anyone else interested -
>
> Based on what I've seen in the past, I would say the badge on the left would
> have been standard for PR-10 and possibly other mid-line (below PX) Peugeots
> from around 1975-78. Had one just like it on a PR-10 frameset I got at the
> '99 Cirque, which had decals consistent with that era.
>
> The badge on the right is probably late, late 70s into the early 80s, before
> Peugeot dispensed with badges and went with the stylized standing lion
> silhoutte decal.
>
> Hope this helps,
> Russ Fitzgerald
> Greenwood SC
> rfitzger@emeraldis.com