Re: [CR]126mm Spacing In 1973?

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From: "David Snyder" <dddd@pacbell.net>
To: "Mike Short" <avartist@gmail.com>
References: <f76f62ad0807251251k41b39fb8of278b9dfa5266bf7@mail.gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]126mm Spacing In 1973?
Date: Fri, 25 Jul 2008 12:05:17 -0800
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cc: Classic Rendezvous <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>

I'm sure it did. My 1974 Raleigh Pro was a common production bike and even it came with a 6-speed Italian-made freewheel.

David Snyder Auburn, CA usa

Mike Short wrote:


> Hi All,
>
> I have a bike which was used professionally in Europe in 1973 with the
> Sammontana team. It appears to have 126mm spacing - was this available
> back
> then? Did the bike most likely have a 6 speed freewheel?