Re: [CR]CR KOF Classic JP Weigle for sale on ebay

(Example: Framebuilding:Restoration)

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From: "Chuck Schmidt" <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]CR KOF Classic JP Weigle for sale on ebay
Date: Mon, 10 Sep 2007 12:02:30 -0700
To: "Classicrendezvous@Bikelist.Org" <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>


Might be KOF (Keeper of the Flame) but mountain bikes are off topic on the CR list, so the whole thing is moot.

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, CA USA

On Sep 10, 2007, at 11:54 AM, Kurt Sperry wrote:
> Looking at the way the bike is in a large/large combo makes my
> wince. Look
> at the that rear derailleur, it might be toast.
>
> Kurt Sperry
> Bellingham WA
> USA
>
>
> On 9/10/07, Peter Weigle <jpweigle@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>>
>> Hi all,
>> A friend of mine is selling his classic,KOF old school Weigle off
>> road
>> race
>> bike.
>> He had me convert it to a touring bike later in its life. This bike
>> stripped
>> down would be a great D2R2 mount,,,or a fun trail bike. It probably
>> weighed
>> about 24lbs. in its race days, and was a real hot rod! The owner
>> was a
>> very
>> good norba rider.
>> The owner is in very poor health and has had a friend list it for
>> him. He
>> hopes someone will buy and then cherish the bike the way he did.
>> This is a
>> tough sell for the owner.
>> This is a nice fillet brazed example of the classic old school
>> mountain
>> bike.
>> http://ebay.com/<blah>
>> Thanks
>>
>> peter weigle
>> lyme, ct.