Re: [CR]Bike Light That Straps to Leg


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From: Rudy Norvelle <rudy43norvelle@comcast.net>
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Subject: Re: [CR]Bike Light That Straps to Leg
Date: Thu, 18 Dec 2008 20:17:12 -0800
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I dug my leg light out and the only thing I could find on it other than Made in France is "Type Atuvu" and the word "Wonder". Maybe it was called a Wonder light. By the way, it worked when I switched it on. ;-p

Rudy Norvelle
San Jose, California
USA


----- Original Message -----
From: "Kurt Sperry"
Cc: "CLASSIC RENDEZVOUS"
Sent: Thursday, December 18, 2008 5:36 PM
Subject: Re: [CR]Bike Light That Straps to Leg



>I actually liked those cheap leg lights quite a lot. I thought they
> were the best alternative out there at the time if you didn't need
> light to ride by and wanted just to be visible/legal on the road. You
> did have to swap out the useless strap/buckle for a velcro pant leg
> thing though.
>
> Manufacturer? Don't remember, I don't think any was molded in, but
> they did say "Made in France" on them, at least on all the ones I saw.
>
> Kurt Sperry
> Bellingham, Washington
> USA
>
> 2008/12/18 <mrrabbit@mrrabbit.net>:
>> Couldn't help but notice that so far...
>>
>> No mention of manufacturer...
>> No mention of country of origin...
>> No mention of when it arrived in glory and when it died...
>>
>> Totally clueless myself I'll admit...
>>
>> ...Dale might want to know!
>>
>> =8-)
>>
>> Robert Shackelford
>> San Jose, CA USA
>>
>>
>>
>> Quoting Phil Brown <philcycles@sbcglobal.net>:
>>
>>>
>>> On Dec 18, 2008, at 1:30 PM, Angel Garcia wrote:
>>>
>>> > Is is white, T shaped, clear lens on one side, red on the other? I
>>> > have one.
>>> > Definitely vintage.
>>>
>>> I had one in period.
>>> Used it the last time I lived in Berkeley, calif