[CR]Re: Modern derailleur for 5 speed freewheel


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From: Leonard Bulger <lbulger@comcast.net>
Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2006 21:56:37 -0500
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: [CR]Re: Modern derailleur for 5 speed freewheel

Sorry, I didn't sign of properly. I'm in Marblehead, MA.

On Jan 26, 2006, at 9:54 PM, Leonard Bulger wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
>
> I apologize for venturing close to off topic. Does anyone have a
> recommendation for a modern derailleur that will work with
> a five (or even four) speed cluster? The low gear limit screw
> doesn't touch when some modern derailleurs are used with
> 5 speed clusters. I'm building up a fifties Rochet as a user for
> my son, and don't want to sacrifice a period gear. Friction shifting
> is fine, Thanks.

>

> Leonard Bulger