Re: [CR]Nagasawa Serial Numbers


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Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2007 16:52:45 -0700
From: "galen pewtherer" <dolface@gmail.com>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]Nagasawa Serial Numbers
In-Reply-To: <s6702ec9.064@GW15.hofstra.edu>
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cc: airart5@netzero.net

Not sure if this will help or hurt, but my Nagasawa-built Team Shimano track bike (a few pics here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dolface/sets/72157594233420341/) is simply stamped 14 on the bb shell.

galen pewtherer san francisco, ca usa

On 6/13/07, Edward Albert <Edward.H.Albert@hofstra.edu> wrote:
>
> Mike,
> I have a Nagasawa Kirin bike with the serial #8208. Richie Sachs
> dated it to 1982. Seems the first two numbers are the date. He also
> looked at pics of the bike which seemed to confirm this assesment.
> Remember, early ones have regular fork and rear drop out ends and not
> the "plug" lugs (not sure the correct name is for this style).
> Best,
> Eddie Albert
> Chappaqua, NY, U.S.A.
>
> >>> "airart5@netzero.net" <airart5@netzero.net> 06/13/07 5:01 PM >>>
> Hello All,
>
> Just wondering if anyone out there knows if there is some sort of sequen
> ce to Nagasawa serial numbers. I am trying to date a Nagasawa which may
> be from the late 70s.

>

> Thanks!

> Mike Short,

> Austin TX.