[CR]Re: Classicrendezvous digest, Vol 1 #1068 - 14 msgs

(Example: Framebuilders:Alberto Masi)

From: <B2Barnard@aol.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2002 12:32:38 EST
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: [CR]Re: Classicrendezvous digest, Vol 1 #1068 - 14 msgs

In a message dated 1/23/2002 8:24:37 AM Pacific Standard Time, classicrendezvous-request@bikelist.org writes:


> have had this growing feeling in recent months that the general
> appreciation for vintage handmade (and production) frames and current
> devotees of "traditional" framebuilding (meaning the way frames were
> built before the advent of investment cast lugs) is on the rise

Brian,

Why do you discount the use of investment cast lugs -- using then does what to make them less than traditional, the other lugs as I understand it, please educate me if I am wrong, are the same lug only made from metal by rolling and welding etc.

Regards,

Bill Barnard

From really sunny but frost bitten Castro Valley CA