[CR] Fw: Mavic Module E and Michelin Elan

(Example: Production Builders:Tonard)

Date: Sun, 25 Apr 2010 21:23:01 -0700 (PDT)
From: "John Siemsen" <velorosso@flash.net>
To: Classic Rendezvous <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: [CR] Fw: Mavic Module E and Michelin Elan

Meant this to go to the list too.

John Siemsen
Portland, Oregon

--- On Sun, 4/25/10, John Siemsen wrote:

> From: John Siemsen <velorosso@flash.net>

\r?\n> Subject: Mavic Module E and Michelin Elan

\r?\n> To: verktyg@aol.com

\r?\n> Date: Sunday, April 25, 2010, 9:22 PM

\r?\n> Thanks again Chas, this is a great

\r?\n> list.


\r?\n> When acquiring a dirty, but well preserved 1975 Mercian

\r?\n> Professional recently, I was also able to get a pair of

\r?\n> wheels: Campagnolo small flange record wheels (haven't

\r?\n> checked the date yet) mated to rims with only a Mavic

\r?\n> transfer, looking like non-annodized original "E"s. 

\r?\n> And shod with...Michelin Elan tyres!  Very dusty and

\r?\n> dirty, but looking unused.


\r?\n> Wow, fun.  Can I safely use these tyres?


\r?\n> John Siemsen

\r?\n> Portland, Oregon



\r?\n> Message: 4

\r?\n> Date: Sun, 25 Apr 2010 12:35:10 -0700

\r?\n> From: verktyg <verktyg@aol.com>

\r?\n> Subject: Re: [CR] Mavic Module E rims

\r?\n> To: Anthony Taylor <ajft1942@yahoo.com>,

\r?\n>     Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org

\r?\n> Message-ID: <4BD4996E.30606@aol.com>

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\r?\n> 1975, they were developed in cooperation with Michelin to

\r?\n> work with the

\r?\n> then new Michelin Elan tires thus the "E" in Module E.


\r?\n> There' more info in the Archives: http://search.bikelist.org/


\r?\n> Search under Elan and Module E or Module-E


\r?\n> Chas. Colerich

\r?\n> Oakland, CA USA



\r?\n> Anthony Taylor wrote:

\r?\n> > Can anyone tell me when Mavic introduced their "Module

\r?\n> E" rims?

\r?\n> > Thanks

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > Tony Taylor

\r?\n> > Manchester NH