Re: [CR]Re: ...Shimano Myth or Truth??? (a view from 30 yrs ago)


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From: "jerrymoos" <jerrymoos@sbcglobal.net>
To: <Bikerdaver@aol.com>, <designzero@earthlink.net>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
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Subject: Re: [CR]Re: ...Shimano Myth or Truth??? (a view from 30 yrs ago)
Date: Sat, 24 Apr 2004 10:40:43 -0500


I think AX is solidly within the timeline ( and shown on the CR site). I believe that was Shimano's first use of the freehub.

Regards,

Jerry Moos ----- Original Message ----- From: Bikerdaver@aol.com To: jerrymoos@sbcglobal.net ; designzero@earthlink.net ; classicrendezvous@bikelist.org Sent: Saturday, April 24, 2004 10:11 AM Subject: Re: [CR]Re: ...Shimano Myth or Truth??? (a view from 30 yrs ago)

In a message dated 4/24/2004 6:10:07 AM Pacific Standard Time, jerrymoos@sbcglobal.net writes:
      As Shimano progressed, the shop┬╣s saw a pattern of reinvention and
      abandonment, a shop would be reluctant to inventory after quickly learning
      that they could be quickly orphaned stock
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    John-
    You make a very good point here. Also as one list member pointed out, the more lasting inovations of Shimano's freehub system and intergrated shifters/brakelevers came after the CR timeline.
    cheers-
    Dave Anderson
    Cut Bank MT