Re: [CR]Shimano component date stamps???

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Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2004 07:34:53 -0400
From: "Larry Osborn" <>
Subject: Re: [CR]Shimano component date stamps???
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At 05:03 PM 8/23/2004 -0400, you wrote:
>I was wondering, Does Shimano date stamp their derailleurs, freewheels &
>other components like Campy does? If so where does one look for the date?
>Dave Anderson
>Cut Bank MT

Date codes deciphered for Shimano and a few other component manufacturers on the Vintage Trek site.

Larry "and my secret decoder ring" Osborn Bruceton Mills, WV