RE: [CR]origins of the ornate lug


From: Mark Bulgier <mark@bulgier.net>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: RE: [CR]origins of the ornate lug
Date: Wed, 12 Mar 2003 10:06:45 -0800


Brandon wrote:
>
> I'd like to submit the Old Hickory's as hand-cut and the earliest.
> http://tinyurl.com/7ah4

Wow, look at that Unicrown fork - I thought Tom Ritchey patented that! ;^) And made out of CARBON(based) FIBER COMPOSITE! Lugged dropouts just like an Exxon Graftek... I see pink tread tires making a big comeback in the 21st century too.

Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose.

Mark Bulgier
Seattle, Wa
USA