Re: [CR]looking.....


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From: Eugene Powell <radfin@SpiritOne.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]looking.....
Date: Fri, 27 Jan 2006 07:38:03 -0800
To: "Sarah Gibson" <sadiejane9@hotmail.com>
cc: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org

Hey Sarah,

I've got several MAVIC catalogs w/ the (off topic, sorry Dale) MTB group shown, don't recall ever seeing any brakes.

On Jan 27, 2006, at 7:24 AM, Sarah Gibson wrote:
>
> for a stronglight 122 AND 86 bcd 48 tooth chainwheel
> like the nos 52t pictured here......
> http://www.acmebicyclecompany.com/misc.htm
> below the pic of the chainwheel is a pic
> of those simplex thumbshifters
> anyone know any more bout these?
> they work great!
> have em on my newest project
> the 650b found here
> http://www.acmebicyclecompany.com/650b.htm
> still looking for some other misc bits for this project
> like some mtn bikey/flat bar brake levers
> did mavic make any?
> anyone got a pair to part with?
> have some of those plastic mafac tourist levers
> anyone used em?
> they scare me
> paranoid visions of blasting down
> one of the many long steep hills here in kc
> and having one of them puppies snap.....
> one last bit
> anyone on the list who lives with a vintage frenchy machine
> that has a handbuilt rod activated front der
> (attached directly to frame)
> wanna send me some good closeup pix
> scheming(obsessing) on that project now
> alrighty then
> thanks
> peace
> sarahgibsonkansascity
>

Gene Powell
Rad Finishes
Portland, OR