Re: [CR]Herse on Ebay

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From: "Takao Noda" <>
To: "Classic Bike List" <>
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Subject: Re: [CR]Herse on Ebay
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2002 21:04:09 +0900

There are many Rene Herse copy bikes in Japan. But I have not heard of a bike that has original Herse cranks, stem, brakes and other components but does not have the mark of Rene Herse. I don't know if there is any possibility that a Japanese frame has the mark of Rene Herse.
                      Takao Noda
            Hachioji Tokyo Japan

----- Original Message -----
From: Fred Rafael Rednor
To: Takao Noda

<> Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2002 3:12 AM Subject: Re: [CR]Herse on Ebay

> > I have heard that Japanese collectors cannot very
> > proudly show off their bikes which they couldn't
> > ride beautifully , even if they seldom ride them.
> Is it likely that he would bring the frame to a Japanese
> builder and have a "duplicate" made in a smaller size?
> Of course the decals wouldn't say Rene Herse"...
> Fred Rednor - Arlington, Virginia