Re: [CR]Please identify this mystery part:


Example: Framebuilders:Alex Singer

From: "Galen" <gvpoole@bellsouth.net>
To: "devotion finesse" <devotion_finesse@hotmail.com>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
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Subject: Re: [CR]Please identify this mystery part:
Date: Sun, 21 May 2006 20:38:38 -0500
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Matthew,

This thing looks like a tire scraper/cleaner, but I'll defer to the more knowledgeable Italiophiles. The "newer" Tire Savers serve a similar purpose--cleaning debris off the tire before it makes another pass against the road surface, hopefully preventing punctures.

Galen Poole
Jackson, MS


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From: "devotion finesse"
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Subject: [CR]Please identify this mystery part:



> Hello. Please pardon my ignorance, but would somebody please explain the
> function of the part attached to the rear brake mount bolt seen in the
> picture linked below?
> http://www.theracingbicycle.com/images/Legnano_Roma_Seat_cluster.JPG
> I have never this on another bicycle before.
> Matthew Bowne
> Brooklyn, New York