Re: [CR]hub and saddle bag question


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From: "feldman" <feldmanbike@yahoo.com>
To: <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>, "Tom Hayes" <hayesbikes@mail.nls.net>
References: <l03130305b841b854c97d@[216.144.8.113]>
Subject: Re: [CR]hub and saddle bag question
Date: Sat, 15 Dec 2001 19:49:26 -0800


Don't know the bag brand, but the hubs sound like US made Weyless from the
early 1970's.
David Feldman
Vancouver WA


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From: "Tom Hayes"
To:
Sent: Saturday, December 15, 2001 6:43 PM
Subject: [CR]hub and saddle bag question



> Anyone familiar with and can inform me what hubs these might be: they are
> sealed bearing, no markings or print on the hub itself, except for a black
> and silver skinny decal band running parallel to each other around the
> center of the hub. They also have a distinctive skewer: the handle appears
> to made from stainless steel and is shaped like an unclosed 8, with middle
> intersection of the 8 not meeting and bottom (as in closest to the hub) not
> meeting. They came laced to Weinmann dimpled rims, 36 spoke
>
> I also have a Lafuma saddlebag, that says made in France, and appears to be
> of excellent quality. Made from canvas or duck canvas with real leather
> buckles and trim.
>
> Thanks for your help in identifying these.
>
> Cheers.
>
> Tom
>
> Tom Hayes
> 18585 Munn Road
> Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44023
> hayesbikes@nls.net
> hayes@jcu.edu