And, did he raise the cows himself and tan the leather for the straps ?
John "silly sarcasm only" Price
-----Original Message----- From: Richard M Sachs [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] Sent: Thursday, April 11, 2002 3:30 PM To: email@example.com Subject: Re: [CR]Alfredo Binda Time Line
did alfredo binda make his own toe straps or were they made by people trained by the master himself? e-RICHIE
On Thu, 11 Apr 2002 14:01:20 -0800 Chuck Schmidt
> Jerry Corcoran wrote:
> > Edited info on Alfredo Binda Toe Straps sent to me off-list by
> K.D. of
> > Boston. Thanks K.D.
> > (Ken Denny wrote) The words "Bianchi Dino" meaning something to
> the effect
> > of "stretch to fit" or something like that, were embosed on the
> Actually the glassine paper wrapper that the toe straps are packaged
> offers a better clue to the real meaning of "Bianchi Dino":
> "PRODUZIONE BIANCHI DINO IN ESCLUSIVA MONDIALE PER CINELLI CINO e
> or Babel Fished:
> "PRODUCTION BIANCHI DINO IN WORLD-WIDE EXCLUSIVE RIGHT FOR CINELLI
> and C"
> Chuck Schmidt
> South Pasadena, Southern California
> http://www.velo-retro.com (Campagnolo Timeline, reprints and