Re: [CR]What is it, George Mount's detritus edition...


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Date: Sun, 14 Dec 2008 18:34:51 -0800
From: "Steve Valladolid" <svalladolid@gmail.com>
To: tsaleh@rocketmail.com
Subject: Re: [CR]What is it, George Mount's detritus edition...
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WTH part two looks like part of some toeclips. My Christophe toe clips have those to attach the pedals. Maybe a replacement kit?

-Steve Valladolid Working on the weekend in San Diego, CA

On Sun, Dec 14, 2008 at 6:23 PM, tarik saleh <tsaleh@rocketmail.com> wrote:
> Classic content,
> Ten plus years back or so I went to a Hellyer Vellodrome benefit garage sale at George Mount's house and bought a campy seatpost box chock full of assorted nuts and bolts and bike detritus ($5?), including a whole crapload of metal campy crank dust covers. There were a whole pile of these blocky bits in both aluminum and plastic:
> http://flickr.com/photos/targetsalad/3108320441/
> which I have no idea what they are.
>
> And then huge numbers of bags of these:
> http://flickr.com/photos/targetsalad/3108318497
> Which I assume are toe clip mounting hardware? Why do I have ten bags of these? Damn you George Mount, damn you!
>
> As an aside, George seemed like a great guy, much shorter than I would have guessed. I wish I got there early and was not on a starving grad student budget of $50 bucks, but what can you do.
>
> Thanks for any help....
>
> Tarik
>
> Tarik Saleh
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