Re: [CR]Best Late 70's lightweight freewheel?


Date: Mon, 10 Mar 2003 23:19:57 -0500
From: Joe Bender-Zanoni <joebz@optonline.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Best Late 70's lightweight freewheel?
To: Eric Elman <tr4play@cox.net>, Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
References: <fb.3a358f06.2b9cbdb5@aol.com> <000e01c2e665$70e81ae0$41e50044@elman1> <000d01c2e76d$bc1cf0e0$41e50044@elman1>


The Zeus 2000 was a great freewheel. The design, machining and wear of the alloy cogs was a tour de force. Maybe the best executed component of all time. You could actually ride this freewheel. And it was maintainable.

The Atom alloy freewheel was incredibly light. A feather.

Joe Bender-Zanoni
Great Notch (Planetary Cog), NJ
Tired of being grouchy with Chuck


----- Original Message -----
From: "Eric Elman"
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Sent: Monday, March 10, 2003 8:30 PM
Subject: [CR]Best Late 70's freewheel?



> What was considered the best lightweight freewheel of the late 1970's? Any
> why?
>
> Thanks in advance,
>
> Eric Elman
> Somers, CT