Re: [CR]Cinelli Model "B" fork question

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Date: Fri, 1 Jun 2007 09:17:30 -0700 (PDT)
From: "dave martinez" <dmart84815@yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]Cinelli Model "B" fork question
To: aldoross4@siscom.net
In-Reply-To: <46602cef.35f.6afa.1086772365@siscom.net>
cc: CR List <ClassicRendezvous@bikelist.org>

Hello Aldo,

The Cinelli Mod B crown thats pictured is uncommon. In a previous email to the List, I described this crown as being "Mildly ornate". So, not all Mod B crowns were flat, some were semi-sloping and a somewhat festive.

Regards, Dave Martinez Fremont Ca US of A trying to decide what bike to take L'eroica.

aldoross4 <aldoross4@siscom.net> wrote: I stumbled on this pic while scanning wooljersey.com - is this fork crown normal for a Cinelli model "B"? It's very similar to the crown treatment on my so-called Ancora from the late 1940s.

http://www.wooljersey.com/gallery/Drexl/Cinelli+B/IMG_4192.JPG.html

Aldo Ross
Middletown, Ohio, USA