Re: [CR]Brooks Proofide


Date: Sat, 03 Feb 2001 11:36:40 -0800
From: John D <bikehunt@pacbell.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Brooks Proofide
To: RALEIGH531@aol.com, Gjvinbikes@aol.com, internet-bob@bikelist.org, touring@phred.org, tandem@hobbes.ucsd.edu, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
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I've never even seen the red stuff.

John Dunn in Napa Valley


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<tandem@hobbes.ucsd.edu>; <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org> Sent: Saturday, February 03, 2001 2:42 AM Subject: Re: [CR]Brooks Proofide


> In a message dated 2/3/01 12:10:48 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> Gjvinbikes@aol.com writes:
>
> > OK, but then why do they make and sell two completely different products as
> > Proofhide ? The red stuff is very different from the yellow, being much
> > slicker and pliable at lower temperatures. I wonder if the red Proofhide
> is
> > for black finished saddles and the yellow is for honey-brown finish
> saddles ?
> >
> >
> That I don't have an answer to. I've never seen them for sale anywhere
> together, and assumed it was a change they had made.
>
> Pete Geurds
> Douglassville, Pa