Re: [CR] EDCO Crank origins

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Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2009 08:55:10 +0100
From: "M-gineering" <info@m-gineering.nl>
To: Classic Rendezvous <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
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Subject: Re: [CR] EDCO Crank origins


Norris Lockley wrote:
> Up to 1988 the firm was known as E. Dubied, but then became known as EDCO,
> after the failure of the parent company. I understand that the cycle parts
> division was bought out by management, and apparently the company is still
> trading today, specialising in turned components, particularly hubs and whe
> elsets.

I thought the hub business went over to Sapim, probably in a moment of DT/Hugi-esque delusions of grandeur. They didn't seem to do much with the hubs so now there is the Dutch connection -- mvg

Marten Gerritsen

still hoping to find a pair of hydraulic brifters one day in

Kiel Windeweer
Netherlands