Re: [CR]Atala Grand Prix

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Date: Thu, 27 Jul 2006 05:42:49 -0500
From: "John Thompson" <JohnThompson@new.rr.com>
Organization: The Crimson Permanent Assurance
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]Atala Grand Prix
References: <83910a630607261349q1151e898kd4ff92fb3e61af48@mail.gmail.com>
In-Reply-To: <83910a630607261349q1151e898kd4ff92fb3e61af48@mail.gmail.com>


Eric Phillips wrote:
> I recently acquired an Atala Grand Prix that's in rough shape. The
> frame is decent (but lots of scratches), I'm not sure about the
> components as they all seem a bit rough (broken cables, nasty brake
> hoods, etc.). My question: could this be a decent fixed gear
> conversion?

Sure! That's what I did with mine:

http://www.os2.dhs.org/~john/atala.jpg

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-John Thompson (john@os2.dhs.org)
Appleton WI USA