Re: AW: [CR]weight-weenie French set up

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Date: Tue, 24 Jun 2008 08:51:51 +0200
From: "M-gineering" <info@m-gineering.nl>
Cc: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: AW: [CR]weight-weenie French set up
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In-Reply-To: <001a01c8d5c3$147e2710$fe78a8c0@Twinhead>


Schmid wrote:
> There was also a superlight Stronglight B 10 headset, partially made of
> black plastic. The cups were plastic, threads an head nut aluminium and
> races were steel. Weight was 66 grms according to the packageI have one,
> but it is missing the crown race. They were marketed showing Bernard
> Hinault on the package.
> Pictures are in my Wool-jersey album here:
> http://www.wooljersey.com/gallery/Drexl/specialparts/

crown race was plastic too. The one outstanding feature of this headset was you didn't need any tools to install is, you just pressed in the cups by hand!

-- mvg

Marten Gerritsen
Kiel Windeweer
Netherlands