Re: [CR]Why do many frame builders use deck of cards images on bikes?


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From: Ken Wallace <kwallace@cableone.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Why do many frame builders use deck of cards images on bikes?
Date: Thu, 26 Oct 2006 20:11:48 -0700


My Miyata Pro has diamonds.

Ken Wallace, Proprietor Bisbee Bicycle Brothel 63-B Brewery Ave. PO Box 1194 Bisbee, AZ 85603 USA (520) 236-4855 (cell) kwallace@cableone.net (email) http://www.bisbeebicyclebrothel.com

On Oct 26, 2006, at 7:45 PM, Don Wilson wrote:
> These patterns show up often in lug windows and some
> use them in their insignias. I see hearts frequently
> in lug windows. Clubs less so. And Confente liked
> spades. I don't recall anyone using a diamond, but
> perhaps I missed it. Is there some bicycling tradition
> predisposing the use of these patterns? These patterns
> aren't that stellar aesthetically speaking. What
> gives?
> Don Wilson
> Los Olivos, CA USA
>
> D.C. Wilson dcwilson3@yahoo.com
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