Re: [CR]ebay outing: cool strawberry


From: "David Feldman" <feldmans1@earthlink.net>
To: <chasds@mindspring.com>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
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Subject: Re: [CR]ebay outing: cool strawberry
Date: Thu, 27 Mar 2003 18:34:48 -0600


This is a late 80's/early 90's bike; the giveaways are the Gipiemme dropouts, wishbone stay, and hidden seat binder. It's probably all 531.
David Feldman
Vancouver, WA


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Subject: [CR]ebay outing: cool strawberry



> Check it out!
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> http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3601295912&category=7298
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> I remember seeing the first Strawberrys back in the 70s and I always thought they were beautiful. Nicely made with wonderful, simple, elegant hand-work. The seat-clusters were always especially nice, if not as unusual (or plain weird), as this one..
>
> Charles "I'm really glad this is a 60cm and way too big for me because if I had a wife she would have left me now things are getting really bad here at Chez Charles---speaking of which where the *&^% did I put my T-wrench? Must be over there by the fireplace somewhere under those three bikes I'm working on simultaneously--or maybe under that bit of newspaper over here with the brake caliper spread out all over it--what I wouldn't give for a nice garage to go with my 12-step program I could live in it and put the bikes in the house" Andrews
> SoCal