Re: [CR] Interesting Offering from Vintage Velo ...

(Example: Framebuilders:Jack Taylor)

Date: Fri, 18 Dec 2009 19:11:32 -0500
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Subject: Re: [CR] Interesting Offering from Vintage Velo ...

Robert Clair wrote:
> ... i had a 250 cc HD (i know it was jobbed from italy) "back in the
> day" in school ... before i had an accident (doesn't everyone) and
> switched over to a fuji that may have been about $109 msr. goodness,
> what did that start ...
> ... anyway i just jumped all over this ... whatever:
> Robert, to keep this in the context of on-topic "machinery", a Harley-Davidson might be equated to a Schwinn balloon tire cruiser, or somesuch. The dump trucks of the motorcycle kingdom. Definitely off-topic. What you had was an Aermacchi, sold by H-D in North America with their sticker on it. I'm all good with folks here talking about their TR3s and MGs (I had a bugeye Sprite and an MGB), but not so much about Ford Edsels or Chrysler New Yorkers.

John Betmanis Woodstock, Ontario Canada