Re: [CR] 1976 Masi Prestige


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Date: Mon, 11 May 2009 21:56:24 +0000
From: <gholl@optonline.net>
In-Reply-To: <20090511.135630.29753.5@webmail15.vgs.untd.com>
To: "brianbaylis@juno.com" <brianbaylis@juno.com>
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Cc: bobhoveyga@aol.com, lilo_77@gmx.net, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org, jerrymoos@sbcglobal.net
Subject: Re: [CR] 1976 Masi Prestige


I believe Confentes are measured in similar fashion. These measurements make sense if you believe in their basic premise-they're an attempt to impart information-in one case with respect to tube dimensions and the other without them.
George
George Hollenberg MD
CT, USA


----- Original Message -----
From: "brianbaylis@juno.com"
Date: Monday, May 11, 2009 4:59 pm
Subject: Re: [CR] 1976 Masi Prestige
To: kenfreeman096@gmail.com
Cc: jerrymoos@sbcglobal.net, lilo_77@gmx.net, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org, bobhoveyga@aol.com


> Ken,

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\r?\n> Jerry is correct. Technically, Masis, and only Masis for some

\r?\n> odd reason; are measured from center of BB to the top of the

\r?\n> seat lug.

\r?\n>

\r?\n> Makes now sense, but there you go.

\r?\n>

\r?\n> Brian Baylis

\r?\n> La Mesa, CA

\r?\n> USA

\r?\n>

\r?\n>

\r?\n>

\r?\n>

\r?\n>

\r?\n> ---------- Original Message ----------

\r?\n> From: Ken Freeman

\r?\n> To:

\r?\n> Cc: bobhoveyga@aol.com, lilo_77@gmx.net,

\r?\n> classicrendezvous@bikelist.orgSubject: Re: [CR] 1976 Masi Prestige

\r?\n> Date: Mon, 11 May 2009 13:35:55 -0400

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\r?\n> Same for my California Masi. It's stamped MC53, but it measures

\r?\n> 51.5 c-c.

\r?\n>

\r?\n> Ken Freeman

\r?\n> Ann Arbor, MI USA

\r?\n>

\r?\n> On Mon, May 11, 2009 at 12:24 PM, Jerome & Elizabeth Moos <

\r?\n> jerrymoos@sbcglobal.net> wrote:

\r?\n>

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > BTW, I believe the frame size Masi stamped on the BB was c-t-t

\r?\n> or maybe

\r?\n> > even to the top of the seatlug. My Prestige is marked 56, but

\r?\n> I think it is

\r?\n> > more like 54 or 54.5 c-t-c.

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > Regards,

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > Jerry Moos

\r?\n> > Big Spring, Texas, USA

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > --- On Mon, 5/11/09, bobhoveyga@aol.com wrote:

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > > From: bobhoveyga@aol.com

\r?\n> > > Subject: Re: [CR] 1976 Masi Prestige

\r?\n> > > To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org

\r?\n> > > Cc: lilo_77@gmx.net

\r?\n> > > Date: Monday, May 11, 2009, 9:04 AM

\r?\n> > > >> The serial number is CD76.

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > Hi Dustin;

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > If you'll look closely, you'll see that

\r?\n> > > there are two different stamps on the

\r?\n> > > bottom bracket. The large stamp, "CD 52"

\r?\n> > > is the customer code and frame size.

\r?\n> > > Below and between, in a smaller size

\r?\n> > > stamp, is "766" which is the date of

\r?\n> > > production (June 1976). This combination

\r?\n> > > of stamps was typical of the period for

\r?\n> > > Italian Masis... unlike the US Masis,

\r?\n> > > they did not have serial numbers.

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > Bob Hovey

\r?\n> > > Columbus, GA USA

\r?\n> > > http://bhovey.com/masi

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > Original Message:

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > Howdy,

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > I am offering for sale a 52cm(c-t) 1976 Alberto Masi

\r?\n> > > Prestige in vgc. The bike

\r?\n> > > is equipped with SR/NR components and has a pantho stem and

\r?\n> > > seat post. The

\r?\n> > > serial number is CD76. All bearings run smooth.

\r?\n> > > This bike has hardly been ridden and is in great condition.

\r?\n> > > Just check the

\r?\n> > > pictures for that. There is some chain slap and a scratch

\r?\n> > > on the bottom of the

\r?\n> > > down tube, see the pics for that. The seat stay has two

\r?\n> > > tiny chips (ca. 1/16")

\r?\n> > > halfway down. Aside from that, nada.

\r?\n> > > The top tube measures 53cm c-c.

\r?\n> > > The stem is 90mm, the bars 40cm. Seat post measures 27.7.

\r?\n> > > The freewheel is an Everest, the saddle a Concor

\r?\n> > > Supercorsa. Rims are from Nisi.

\r?\n> > > It comes with a Silca Impero Masi branded pump with Campy

\r?\n> > > head.

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > Check out pictures under:

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > http://www.flickr.com/photos/9449399@N08/sets/72157617950107686/

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > Asking price is $2500 shipped anywhere.

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > Please ask any questions.

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > mfg,

\r?\n> > > dustin

\r?\n> > > --

\r?\n> > > dustin nordhus

\r?\n> > > fehrbelliner stra?e 5

\r?\n> > > d - 10119 berlin

\r?\n> > >

\r?\n> > > tel. 030 - 960 8 83 23