There is absolutely no problem using a Simplex SLJ on Campy DO's. I've d one it lots of times. And on Huret DO's and on Simplex DO's of course.
Big Spring, Texas, USA
From: Jon Spangler <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: [CR]WTB: Parts for my Allegro, and a Simplex Super LJ question To: email@example.com Date: Tuesday, December 2, 2008, 5:28 PM
Speaking of Stronglight rings, I am still looking for parts for my 1975-ish Allegro, to be a rider, not a show bike:
(1) 34 or 36 T inner ring for my Stronglight 99 crank set (86 MM BCD) to set up as a compact double with a 52T outer and a wide-range rear standard 6-speed (13-26 or so) rear cluster. (I have a 38 already, but may need lower gearing for hills.)
(1) New rubber hoods to fit my Campi NR brakes (ca. 1973?)
Eventually I also want a 26.6 MM Simplex steel seatpost, too--used and usable condition preferred.
(I like my parts to look like me--older and battle-scarred :-), as long as the look does not impact performance.)
I also have a question for all the Super LJ rear derailleur users out there--how well do they work on Campi dropouts? Dennis Stone at my LBS says that the LJs do not work well with the Campis, and I only used them on my Simplex-dropout PX-10 LE in my previous life...
Jon Spangler who should be unpacking moving boxes and not thinking about bikes in Alameda, CA USA
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> Dear List,
> concerning the 122 BCD Nervar cranksets, these were used on quite a
> few mid-range machines in the late 70's and early 80's.
> I got to know my wife on a bicycle tour in Masuria, Poland in 1996.
> She was riding her 80's Formula TS mixte from KTM, the Austrian bike
> company, and it had 122 BCD Nervar cranks. Current KTM info: http://
> If anybody wants to buy a used pair, I've got two. One has black steel
> chainrings in 52/42, the other aluminum rings with an inner spider
> (rings pattern looks similar to Nuovo Record but not as high end) in
> 50/42. Both cranks are 170mm and have standard British threading. Say
> 45 bucks for the aluminum crank, 35 bucks for the steel. I've also got
> Stronglight 122 BCD stuff. Just contact me off list, I can supply
> Kai Hilbertz
> Munich, Germany
> On 02.12.2008, at 17:27, Fred Rednor wrote:
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