Re: [CR]Falck (Falk) Tubing


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From: "Steven Willis" <smwillis@verizon.net>
To: "Fred Rafael Rednor" <fred_rednor@yahoo.com>, <LouDeeter@aol.com>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
References: <20040622162937.49147.qmail@web11903.mail.yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]Falck (Falk) Tubing
Date: Wed, 23 Jun 2004 09:08:50 -0700


I am pretty sure Ochsner has very strong ties with his friends in Switzerland ( I hope I spelled that right)and he has all his frames made there. I have one here and like a lot of Ochsner there is not local or tubing name on it. I always felt he thinks his name is all he needs. Steven Willis 1778 East Second Street Scotch Plains NJ 07076 908-322-3330 http://www.thebikestand.com


----- Original Message -----
From: "Fred Rafael Rednor"
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Sent: Tuesday, June 22, 2004 9:29 AM
Subject: Re: [CR]Falck (Falk) Tubing



> > ...Fred Rednor where he mentions that Ochsner was
> > importing frames with Falk tubing in the 80s.
> Right - I'm trying to see if I still have the catalogue in my
> literature "collection". Offhand, my recollection is that
> these were being imported around 1987 but I don't recall
> wherethe frames were actually built. Somewhere in Europe, as
> they say...
> Cheers,
> Fred Rednor - Arlington, Virginia (where, on my early
> morning ride, I met a fellow riding one
> of those Concorde frames - like the one
> Sean Kelly rode when he was on... was it
> the PDM team? Anyway, it looked nice with
> Columbus tubes, nice paint scheme and a
> chromed fork.)