26.8 seatpost, wasRe: [Classicrendezvous] Windsor/Mexico

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Date: Sat, 30 Sep 2000 12:24:44 -0400
To: gregparker1 <GregParker1@compuserve.com>, "INTERNET:Cyncrest@cs.com" <Cyncrest@cs.com>
From: Harvey M Sachs <sachs@erols.com>
Subject: 26.8 seatpost, wasRe: [Classicrendezvous] Windsor/Mexico
Cc: gregparker1 <110404.153@compuserve.com>, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
In-Reply-To: <200009301209_MC2-B539-D250@compuserve.com>

At 12:08 PM 9/30/2000 -0400, gregparker1 wrote:
>I have a Windsor Pro (repainted) that uses a 26.8 mm post. I believe that
> they were all 531, but I'm not sure. Look inside the steerer tube at the
> fork crown end for rifling. If it's got it, it's "better grade" Columbus. My wife's old Atala, long since sold, definitely had a Columbus down tube (dove logo). It was marked all Columbus, I believe. It used a 26.8 seatpost.

harvey sachs
about to ride from McLean VA