Re: [CR]Help on ID of Alloy Rail Saddle

(Example: Framebuilders:Richard Moon)

Date: Sun, 16 Dec 2001 18:00:52 -0800
From: "Chuck Schmidt" <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
To: "classicrendezvous-bikelist.org" <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: Re: [CR]Help on ID of Alloy Rail Saddle
References: <5.1.0.14.2.20011216174907.02974590@vipmail.earthlink.net>


I think it is German (I have a couple). Looks very dated but I think it is probably as late as the 1960s. The style is more 1930s. I think if you check with a magnet you'll find that the "alloy" rail is actually steel!

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, Southern California http://www.velo-retro.com (10% off reprints and three T-shirts for the price of two during December)

Scott Goldstein wrote:
>
> Just picked up an alloy rail saddle by a company called "Wittcop". Would
> love of know any and all about it.
>
> Even guesses would help.
>
> Pctures at:
>
> http://www.goldsteinproductions.com/s/FrameSet.htm