Re: [CR] Period Appropriate Saddles (late 60s, Italian, pista)

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Date: Fri, 18 Dec 2009 13:40:35 -0600
From: "John Thompson" <johndthompson@gmail.com>
Organization: The Crimson Permanent Assurance
To: <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
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Subject: Re: [CR] Period Appropriate Saddles (late 60s, Italian, pista)


fujifish1@aol.com wrote:
> You probably cannot go wrong with a plastic Cinelli Unicanitor, which is
> perfectly period correct. And actually, the ones I ride give nicely, even
> under my 150-160# frame; I find them very comfortable.

Just don't ride them when it's below freezing or the plastic will crack.

Don't ask me how I know. :-(

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-John Thompson (john@os2.dhs.org)
Appleton WI USA