Bob Atwood <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote, with reference to his '62 Atala Professional, <snip> "I suspect that anything that came "standard" with Campy Record in 1962 (at least as much Record as there was in 1962) was an exceptional bike. "
An exception to the rule was the Sears (Roebuck) Ted Williams Sport Special of that year, which came with Campy record derailleurs and shifters. The rear was mounted to standard drops with the Campy mounting plate. The head lugs and parts of the stays were chromed. Who cares about the seamed tube Austrian frame?