Richard (no relation) Sachs wrote:
From: Richard M Sachs <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: [CR]eBay item/campag item i thought i knew it all... it's an "open g" shift lever set, rare, and from the early 50s. is this a reproduction? a forgery? definitely the stuff timelines are made for. e-RICHIE... who will 'try' reproducing in the a.m.!!
I'd like to see the edge-on view. The early Campy lever sets I've owned all had very thin "necks" just above the spool that winds the cable. so thin that generally the used ones are bent there, like an elbow. Not discernable in this picture.
harvey "too cynical?" sachs