Re: [CR] 70s CCCP Pekopd !

(Example: Racing:Jacques Boyer)

Date: Mon, 9 Nov 2009 20:28:44 -0500
From: "Dmitry Yaitskov" <>
To: Bob Hillery <>
In-Reply-To: <W1506931613190931257815393@webmail23>
Subject: Re: [CR] 70s CCCP Pekopd !


Monday, November 9, 2009, 8:09:53 PM, Bob Hillery wrote:
> Comrades!
> Item # 180427955886
> interesting track bike (that's "record") made in USSR.
> seems my day for finding the odd ones.

Cool :)

In case anybody's wondering, the letters "XB3" on the headbadge mean "Kharkovsky Velosipedny Zavod" - Kharkov Bicycle Factory (Kharkov is a city in East Ukraine). All Soviet bikes of any merit were made there, I think. (I had one myself, a much worse/cheaper model than the one on eBay.)

Dmitry Yaitskov,
Toronto, Canada.