In the Used Bike Buyers Guide, Canopus is listed as Colombia. I also show a Duarte bike from Colombia. I seem to recall seeing a Pertosa or one with a similar spelling also from Columbia, but for some reason I didn't list it in the guide. Other South American bikes were the Caloi from Brazil (ridden by Motorola?), Grandeur from Argentina, H.France from Argentina, Ramon Otero from Argentina (worked at Paris-Sport), Francisco Cuevas lived for awhile in Argentina but I don't know what the name of the bikes would be that he built there. If someone has others, I'll add them to the guide. Lou Deeter, Orlando FL
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Anyone heard of this bike from Brasil or Colombia? Columbus tubing, Columbus dropouts. That's all I know about it.
Are there any other south american frame builders that would be of interest to the CR listers?