Re: [CR]More Broken Campy parts


Example: Framebuilding:Norris Lockley

From: "Steve Neago" <questor@cinci.rr.com>
To: <NortonMarg@aol.com>
Cc: <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
References: <9.28242707.2a1686c5@aol.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]More Broken Campy parts
Date: Fri, 17 May 2002 19:13:00 -0400


The problem it is up to Campy to decide what can be replaced under its warranty where regular "wear and tear" is not clearly defined.

Regards, Steve Neago
Cincinnati, OH


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> In a message dated 5/17/02 6:25:08 AM Pacific Daylight Time, OROBOYZ@aol.com
> writes:
>
> << Yes, I think anyone hoping to get Campy to honor that old warranty will be
> frustrated!
> Just like Schwinn & GT's Lifetime frame warranties, which are also
> gone-with-the-wind..
> But I reserve the right to be a bit grumpy about it!!! Ha!
> >>
> I just went to change the large chainring on my Steelman from a 55 to a 52
> and I noticed a nice big crack growing. This on a non abused set! Unless of
> course stomping up hills in big gears like I used to do is considered abuse.
> So I'm grumpy about it...I may try a spot of weld there after digging out the
> crack. I have a friend who is one of the best welders on the West coast, and
> I'll bet we can get it without wrecking the alignment. Does anyone know if
> these are heat treated? I presume not or they would have been advertised
as

> such.

> Stevan Thomas

> Alameda, CA