Re: [CR]Steel v. Aluminum Handlebars & Stems

(Example: Component Manufacturers:Avocet)

Date: Wed, 05 Nov 2008 22:45:02 +0100
From: "M-gineering" <info@m-gineering.nl>
Cc: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]Steel v. Aluminum Handlebars & Stems
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In-Reply-To: <865742.52372.qm@web53305.mail.re2.yahoo.com>


Kirke Campbell wrote:
> I sent this out the other day with no replies. Maybe it didnt work? I am re
> ally interested getting some insight.
>
> All this talk of steel cottered v. aluminum cotterless cranks made me start
> pondering stems and handlebars.
> I
> think, based on catalogues I have seen, that Cinelli was making steel
> bars and stems up until the late 1970s.

Cinelli Pinochio was a Tig welded steel stem offered around 1990 when they also made the Ti Grammo stems -- mvg

Marten Gerritsen
Kiel Windeweer
Netherlands