Re: [CR]Sacrilege Was: Sending for repaint (lug thinning prep)

(Example: Framebuilders:Masi)

Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2007 23:29:42 -0400
From: "sasha eysymontt" <sashae@gmail.com>
To: "Classic Rendezvous Bike List" <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: Re: [CR]Sacrilege Was: Sending for repaint (lug thinning prep)
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On 9/4/07, Chuck Schmidt <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net> wrote:
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> Well in that case, I guess I have to agree with Sasha. Go ahead and
> use the 3Rensho for your first try at thinning other people lugs. If
> you foul it up Garth? No matter... there are plenty more 3Renshos
> out there to practice your filing technique on. However, bear in
> mind the Yoshi was paralyzed in an auto accident and isn't making
> anymore so there are a finite number of 3Renshos in the world.
>
> I always felt 3Renshos didn't get the respect they deserved... what
> did I know?!

This wasn't meant as an endorsement of Garth's working on the frame, just as an information point ;) Some of the real lower-line frames (like the Athletes) would potentially be worth working on, as they were decidedly not thrillingly finished.

sasha "3rensho fan #1" eysymontt

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