Re: [CR]German Hans Lutz Bike on ebay

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From: Chuck Schmidt <>
Subject: Re: [CR]German Hans Lutz Bike on ebay
Date: Thu, 30 Aug 2007 13:59:17 -0700
To: Classic Rendezvous <>

The way the shifter cables are routed through the downtube are unique as you state, 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 <> wrote:
>> Ooops, forgot the link....
>> Sorry, here it is:
>> Or ebay item No. 200146152957
>> Folks,
>> Check out this unique KOF bike of german master framebuilder Hans
>> Lutz
>> 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
>> cables
>> 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
>> though....
>> Regards
>> Michael Schmid
>> Oberammergau
>> Germany