[CR]Shimano Index System (SIS) Was: Mavic Derailleur

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Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2005 14:40:45 -0800
From: "Chuck Schmidt" <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
References: <20050415211227.58168.qmail@web81007.mail.yahoo.com>
Subject: [CR]Shimano Index System (SIS) Was: Mavic Derailleur

Jerome & Elizabeth Moos wrote:
> Guess I need to order your Mavic catalog. I know there was lots of Mavic stuff on both sides of the 1983 cutoff, but I've never been clear of the exact years. So were any Shimano indexed shifters in production in 1983? What about the original Look pedals?

Shimano -- Key Events in Shimano History: http://corporate.shimano.com/publish/content/corporate/en/shimanocorporatesiteen/about_shimano/company_history.html

1984 -- A new Dura-Ace series equipped with the groundbreaking Shimano Index System (SIS) for shifting is born.

One year off topic; but in spirit totally off topic!

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, CA