RE: [CR]Re: Cinellii status

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From: "Mark Bulgier" <>
Subject: RE: [CR]Re: Cinellii status
Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2002 21:09:26 -0800

Kevin Gosney wrote
> I'm soliciting your thoughts on how to "finish" my red '73
> Cinelli Special Corsa, serial #1748. It is as original now
> as the day it was purchased from Spence Wolf's Cupertino Bike
> Shop on September 6, 1973 [snip] The original buyer
> requested an Avocet Racing II saddle, Phil bottom bracket and
> thin foam Grab-On handlebar wrap.

Are you sure the saddle and Grab-Ons are original? I'd be surprised if those parts were available in '73. I wanna say maybe '76 for the saddle, '78 for the thin Grab-Ons? Anyone know for sure?

Mark Bulgier
Seattle, Wa