Re: [CR]Simplex shifters and related things


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From: DTSHIFTER@aol.com
Date: Wed, 23 Jul 2003 14:33:28 EDT
Subject: Re: [CR]Simplex shifters and related things
To: connell1@jhunix.hcf.jhu.edu, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org


In a message dated 7/23/03 12:02:45 PM, connell1@jhunix.hcf.jhu.edu writes:

<< ..................Also, does anyone have a set of clamp-on Simplex retrofriction shifters that they would willing to part with for a reasonable price? New is preferred, or down to something leaning to the excellent side of good condition is fine. I just don't want to pay this much for something like

this:

http://tinyurl.com/ht07

How reasonable is that price for the earlier retrofriction? Really, is that reasonable? Perhaps, as I've been sometimes told, I'm just plain unreasonable. >>

Vince and All,

Those shifters were the earlier version, and I suppose, more "valuable" than the later shifters with the cutouts. I have seen the later versions go as high as $80 or so, and as all things, just depends on who wants what, when......

Cheers,

Chuck Brooks
Malta, NY