Re: Suntour Barcons on Paramounts, was [CR]Ebay Paramount Black Pedals


Date: Fri, 6 Jan 2006 05:36:43 -0800 (PST)
From: Jerome & Elizabeth Moos <jerrymoos@sbcglobal.net>
Subject: Re: Suntour Barcons on Paramounts, was [CR]Ebay Paramount Black Pedals
To: Philcycles@aol.com, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
In-Reply-To: <154.5f0daa6b.30ef43fa@aol.com>


The Matt Assenmacher touring bike I acquired from a fellow list member about a year ago uses a Campy NR FD with an Ofmega triple. I thought it would be a problem also, but in fact it shifts quite nicely.

Regards,

Jerry Moos Big Spring, TX

Philcycles@aol.com wrote:

In a message dated 1/5/06 6:33:55 PM, sachshm@cox.net writes:
>Again, I suspect that the Campy downtube shifters were replaced with the
>Suntour barcons, although I recall these barcons were commonly used on
>Paramounts (primarily P15s since Campy barcons have a tough time handling
>a triple crank with a Record front derail.).

Mine do just fine.
Phil Brown
San Rafael, Calif.