Re: [CR]Cinelli SC Fork Info?

(Example: Framebuilders:Alberto Masi)

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From: "Chuck Schmidt" <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Cinelli SC Fork Info?
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2007 10:37:28 -0700
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On Jun 14, 2007, at 10:27 AM, scott davis wrote:
> Has anyone seen an SC with a flat fork crown. I saw one at a LBS.
> The owner said it's original. Decals say, "SC." I thought flat
> crowns were only on the Mod B.
>
> The bike also has a modified head badge. It was cut out around the
> lettering and inside designs. Paint was removed and it was
> polished silver. Front der clamp and body was also reduced and
> polished. Sorry, no fotos.
>
> Scott Davis Twin Cities MN, USA
> http://www.sdbicyclegarage.com

I suppose anything is possible <sigh>...

But (my opinion here) the two significant features of a Cino Cinelli Super Corsa would be the unique seat lug, seat stay, seat post binder configuration and the full sloping Cinelli fork crown. And you are correct Scott, the flat fork crown is a feature of the Cinelli Mod. B.

Chuck Schmidt
South Pasadena, CA USA
http://www.velo-retro.com (reprints, t-shirts & timelines)