Re: [CR]Congratulations Jan Heine!

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From: "ternst" <ternst1@cox.net>
To: <Stronglight49@aol.com>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
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Subject: Re: [CR]Congratulations Jan Heine!
Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2007 18:04:05 -0700
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From: Stronglight49@aol.com
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Sent: Wednesday, August 22, 2007 3:13 PM
Subject: Re: [CR]Congratulations Jan Heine!



> Best of all, check out the components on the bike. Mafac center-pull
> brakes, what appears to be a straight seatpost with an Ideale model 3
> adjustable
> seat clamp and a well broken in Brooks Team Pro. TA Pro 5-vis crankset, a
> 650B
> wheelset? Is that a Huret Jubilee front derailleur? Maxi-car hubs.
>
> I wonder if use of a French bike and components like those is now
> considered
> "cheating"... that is, when used by an American, and especially one who
> is
> riding near the front.
>
> "... and, just under 90 hours, here comes another American rider - on his
> now mandatory Schwinn Stingray."
>
> Bob Hanson, Albuquerque, NM, USA
>
>
>
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