Re: [CR]Re: Clement Seta Question

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Date: Mon, 31 Mar 2008 21:21:44 -0500
Organization: The Crimson Permanent Assurance
Subject: Re: [CR]Re: Clement Seta Question
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From: "John Thompson" <>

accobra wrote:
> Clement tires with "Colle Main" printed on them were produced sometime
> after the 1970's. Someone else on the list might be able to be more
> specific about the timeline as to when that version of the label was
> introduced. Also, your tires are Del Mondos which are different than the
> Criteriums. I have a NOS set of 1970's version of the Del Mondos and
> the look very much like yours (including the yellow label), but without
> the "colle main" designation on the end.
> As a side note, the Clement Del Mondo Setas were commonly used as
> original equipment on Masi Gran Criteriums from the mid 70's. They were
> a fatter/wider tire than Criterium Setas.

I have a set of Del Mundo Setas with that label, purchased new circa 1978.


-John Thompson (
Appleton WI USA