Re: [CR] My Lejeune (now French bikes w/Campy)

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Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2011 13:51:37 -0800 (PST)
From: "Scott Gabriel" <>
To: Classic Rendezvous <>, Owen Wrigley <>
In-Reply-To: <BAY157-w14BACDED27F3826A846906F8F80@phx.gbl>
Subject: Re: [CR] My Lejeune (now French bikes w/Campy)

That's a nice bike Owen,

But moreover...what about those toe straps ? I've never seen anything like them.

Scott Gabriel
Cape Cod

--- On Fri, 1/21/11, Owen Wrigley wrote:

> From: Owen Wrigley <>

\r?\n> Subject: Re: [CR] My Lejeune (now French bikes w/Campy)

\r?\n> To: "Classic Rendezvous" <>

\r?\n> Date: Friday, January 21, 2011, 1:22 PM


\r?\n> My 1971 Gitane Super Corsa remains 98% as it came from the

\r?\n> shop in 1971.

\r?\n> (Original pedals swapped for safe keeping, new brake pads,

\r?\n> bullseye pulleys.)


\r?\n> All Campy, including the brakes.  I know Chas will

\r?\n> chime in to insist that

\r?\n> they didn't come with the expensive Campy brake option

\r?\n> directly from the

\r?\n> factory, but were added by the shop that sold them.


\r?\n> This could well be.  BUT, my '71 came that way when

\r?\n> purchased new.


\r?\n> <a href=""

\r?\n> target="_blank"><img src=""

\r?\n> border="0" alt="SC rebuild Aug2010"></a>


\r?\n> [IMG][/IMG]



\r?\n> Owen Wrigley

\r?\n> Vienna, VA


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\r?\n> Message: 12

\r?\n> Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2011 09:30:10 -0800 (PST)

\r?\n> From: Scott Gabriel <>

\r?\n> Subject: Re: [CR] My Lejeune

\r?\n> To:,

\r?\n> scott davis

\r?\n>     <>

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\r?\n> Cool bike Scott,


\r?\n> I wonder, not being very well versed in the subject, just

\r?\n> how many French bikes came with a full Campagnolo NR or SR

\r?\n> gruppo. I have a circa '73 Motobecane Team Champion, and

\r?\n> here is your Lejeune.  Were there others?


\r?\n> Scott Gabriel

\r?\n> Cape Cod

\r?\n> US