Re: [CR]853, was Built-up lugs


Example: Racing:Jacques Boyer

From: Philcycles@aol.com
Date: Sat, 27 Apr 2002 09:29:34 EDT
Subject: Re: [CR]853, was Built-up lugs
To: OROBOYZ@aol.com, sadiejane9@hotmail.com, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org


In a message dated 4/26/02 5:49:08 PM, OROBOYZ@aol.com writes:

<< A recent example of that is the bad mouthing of Reynolds 853, etc. recently by a few small builders. In fact that tubing is just fine, but it is a seriously big pain for makers to get because Reynolds closed their USA distribution warehouse . Builders now have to order direct from England in larger batches than small builders might want and the Reynolds people are slow in shipping.... >>

Reynolds mininum is $100 , no big whoop, and whie it takes longer than ordering from Henry James it isn't more than a couple of weeks. All in all, not a big deal. Phil Brown still waiting for it to "rain" in NoHo, Ca