Re: [CR]Paris Roubaix gear and frame

(Example: Framebuilders)

Date: Sun, 7 Dec 2003 19:17:37 -0800 (PST)
From: "David S." <>
Subject: Re: [CR]Paris Roubaix gear and frame
In-Reply-To: <>


Thanks for pointing that out. As my first post said I am pretty new at lightweight bikes. I am going to change the auction and relist it with the correct derailleur.


Dave Schnakenberg Chicago wrote: About my earlier post regarding:<blah>

I forgot to mention that this is most likely a true Cimatti bike. They were based out of Bologna and sponsored a pro team for quite a few years. They are actually better than average for the period. There is at least one other Cambio Corsa-equipped Cimatti in the country. I am happy to say that it belongs to a listmember.

-- Steven Maasland Moorestown, NJ
> I take that it is Dave Schnakenberg who is offering up a no-name frame with a
> Paris Roubaix gear on ebay:
> It seems like quite a good opportunity, however I would like to point out that
> this frame was not meant to be used with a Paris Roubaix gear. It was designed
> solely with the use of a Cambio Corsa gear in mind. This can be seen by the fact
> that the drop-outs have 17 teeth instead of the 19 used for bikes built for use
> the Paris-Roubaix gear system. You could perhaps run into problems if you want
> to put a 5th cog onto the bike.
> --
> Steven Maasland
> Moorestown, NJ
> _______________________________________________


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