Re: [CR]Pinarello lug cutout

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Date: Tue, 14 Aug 2007 19:11:50 EDT
Subject: Re: [CR]Pinarello lug cutout

Perhaps it is the cyclist who is first to cross the finish line ... his arms held victoriously high in the air. Didn't Pinarello also use the shadow of a cyclist from the front, in lug windows ... or was that another marque?

Ciao, Mark Agree Southfield MI USA ~ ~ ~

Date: Tue, 14 Aug 2007 10:35:38 -0700 From: Chuck Schmidt <> To: Classic Rendezvous <> Subject: [CR]Pinarello lug cutout

On Aug 14, 2007, at 10:20 AM, wrote:
> For sale at my shop. Ignore the price as marked (but I hope I sell
> it for that amount though before any of you jump in!) Available to
> a CR email list member for $750. + shipping.
> Take a look, this is sort of a missing link, one of the last really
> nicely detailed and high crafted steel Pinarello steel & lug
> models... Budding frame builders should study this as an example of
> a really cleanly executed KOF frame set.

Anyone know what this distinctive shaped cutout in Pinarello lugs represents or signifies? < lowerheadlugcutout.jpg>

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, CA USA (reprints, t-shirts & timelines)

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