Re: [CR]Gazelle AB frame - Looking for other owners

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Date: Tue, 4 Nov 2008 20:28:01 +0100
From: "Freek Faro" <khun.freek@gmail.com>
To: "donald gillies" <gillies@ece.ubc.ca>
Subject: Re: [CR]Gazelle AB frame - Looking for other owners
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Don,

The frame number is (I think) 3278873. My guess is this a 82 or 83 frame. I would also guess its a respray, because the style of the 'Gazelle' decals is late 80s or early 90s.

Enjoy the frame!

Freek Faro Rotterdam Netherlands

2008/11/4 donald gillies <gillies@ece.ubc.ca>
> Hi,
>
> I recently won a Gazelle frame on ebay, and since I've never owned a
> Gazelle before, I was hoping to contact other owners and find out more
> about this series of bikes. Please contact me off list :
>
> http://ebay.com/<blah>
>
> The frame appears to match this other, more beautiful frame in every
> respect, except for the paint color :
>
> http://www.wooljersey.com/gallery/Kevin-Krugers-Bikes/GAZELLE/
>
> I am not sure about the provenance for those plain 'REYNOLDS' decals -
> has my gazelle been repainted? What year (roughly) would this frame
> be? Does anyone make replacement decals for Gazelle ??
>
> - Don Gillies
> San Diego, CA, USA