Re: [CR]was 1983 the end?


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From: DTSHIFTER@aol.com
Date: Tue, 3 Jun 2003 07:05:56 EDT
Subject: Re: [CR]was 1983 the end?
To: aphillips9@mindspring.com, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org


In a message dated 6/2/03 10:43:25 PM, aphillips9@mindspring.com writes:

<< What year did STI happen? What year did production move from Japan to Taiwan? When did the big euro companies start offering the high end in space age materials? >>

Ann and All,

I have a road test of a Davidson (Bicycling - Feb '91) where the bike is equipped with Dura Ace STI 8 spd. The article mentioned it was the first opportunity to test the STI Dual Control levers.

The general answer to the other two questions is "subsequent to the above date."

Cheers,

Chuck Brooks
Malta, NY