Re: [CR]Simplex/Spidel Question....

Example: Production Builders:Peugeot

Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2002 10:03:02 -0800
From: Chuck Schmidt <>
Subject: Re: [CR]Simplex/Spidel Question....
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Ed Braley wrote:
> Most certainly a "French thing".
> Peugeot bikes used this type of attachment, I've seen several. Not sure of
> the time frame, but I'd say late seventies to early eighties models.
> Ed

I have a Peugeot PRO 10 (team bike) that I special ordered from Peugeot in 1980 (took 10 months to arrive!). It came with the weird braze-on front derailleur mount that looks like a water bottle boss. Mavic also had their own version of the same mount for their front derailleur.

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, Southern California (reprints, T-shirts and Campagnolo Timelin)