Re: [CR]7 speed freewheel

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Date: Thu, 24 Feb 2005 20:13:46 -0600
From: "John Thompson" <>
Organization: The Crimson Permanent Assurance
To: Classicrendezvous <>
Subject: Re: [CR]7 speed freewheel
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ternst wrote:
> It's a semantic thing.
> 7-speed close ratio means you're fast.
> 7-gear wide ratio means touring.
> Image is everything, ask Style Man.
> Look fast, feel fast, be fast.
> Look touring, feel touring, be touring.
> Not personal, better or worse, just different.
> All equal in cycling's big picture.

So where does my 32-45 crank and 13-18 straight block put me? :-)


-John Thompson (
Appleton WI USA