The way the shifter cables are routed through the downtube are unique as you state, http://i7.ebayimg.com/06/i/000/b2/2e/bb3c_3.JPG but this would be one of the more clumsy (inept?) solutions I've ever witnessed!
Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, CA
Kurt Sperry wrote:
> That is just a beautiful bicycle!
> Kurt Sperry
> Bellingham WA
> On 8/30/07, Schmid <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Ooops, forgot the link....
>> Sorry, here it is:
>> Or ebay item No. 200146152957
>> Check out this unique KOF bike of german master framebuilder Hans
>> for sale on german ebay. The seller mislabelled the bike being
>> made of
>> "Edelstahl" which would be stainless steel which it is certainly
>> not. It
>> is SLX throughout. What is really unique is the way the shifter
>> are routed through the downtube. Looks like spcially made aluminium
>> fitting. Did anybody ever see this before? I have hardly ever seen
>> another german build with that nice chromed lugs. Not my size
>> Michael Schmid