Re: [CR]Guerciotti


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From: "Takao Noda" <tanoda@d1.dion.ne.jp>
To: "Classic Bike List" <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
References: <002601c1994f$2f6b1ea0$0200a8c0@bigal>
Subject: Re: [CR]Guerciotti
Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2002 20:45:24 +0900


In late 1983 or early 1984, I saw Giovanni Pelizzoli, a founder of Ciocc of Bergamo , carrying many frames into Guerciotti shop.
   I know Mondonico was very old shop but in 1983 I could not find any Mondonico in Milan. If possible, I would like to get some information about Mondonico.
                     Takao Noda
            Hachioji Tokyo Japan


---- Original Message -----
From: "Alan"
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Sent: Thursday, January 10, 2002 5:49 AM
Subject: [CR]Guerciotti



> Walt-
> The Guerciotti's with the world flag logo's were pre 1984 or so and
> therefore pre SLX tubing.
> At 54cm its a sure bet its SL - 59 or so and above are more likely SP.
>
> The custom bicycle book gives a nice history of these bikes - I've always
> liked 'em, mainly because my first real racing bike was one a '77 model I
> picked up used from a local racer when I was about 16. It was also the first
> bike I repainted - did it with the more modern decal set, which at the time
> I liked because newer is better right ;) - funny how I even liked the new
> cinelli logo at the time now that I think of it.
>
> These are nice italian bikes in the showy tradition of milanese tradition.
> Lugs are pinned - Mondonico was a partner (or something) and alot of his
> influence is in these bikes.
>
> BTW, 54-56cm is my size, hint, hint!
>
> Alan Cline
> CoMotion Cycles
> 4765 Pacific Ave.
> Eugene, OR 97402
>
> (541)342-4583 FAX 342-2210
> http://www.co-motion.com
> mailto:alan@co-motion.com