Re: [CR] Simplex "Plastic" Derailleurs

Example: Racing:Jean Robic

Date: Mon, 31 Jan 2011 17:35:46 +0100
To: MARK <>,
Subject: Re: [CR] Simplex "Plastic" Derailleurs

hello from germany, i sell a group of this parts a few weeks ago, top parts... it was on ebay at item:300493133907 for cheap price to portugal....

some photos of my MASI is on FLICKR Vintage-steel-66 can anybody help me to identficate???

Best regards

Georg Michael Germany, Bavaria
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> Von: MARK
> Gesendet: Mo. 31.01.11 (17:03)
> An:
> Betreff: Re: [CR] Simplex Plastic Derailleurs
> My experience with the black plastic ones has been the "whitening"
> problem that
> occurs when certain solvents are used to clean them. You often find
> these der.s
> on bike-boom bikes that have a ton of greasy sludge on them, so the
> first
> thought is to dunk them in a your parts washer. But experience has
> taught me to
> use something milder. (I use simple greens spray bicycle cleaner, I
> think) on
> them now.. I have tries "de-whitening past "mistakes" with
> Armour-All, with
> limited success.
> Mark Hoffman
> New Britain, CT