Re: [CR]IDENTIFY this Campagnolo derailleur

Example: Component Manufacturers:Campagnolo
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Date: Sat, 8 Sep 2001 11:57:04 EDT
Subject: Re: [CR]IDENTIFY this Campagnolo derailleur

In a message dated 9/8/01 11:07:07 AM Eastern Daylight Time, writes: >The '82 Schwinn catalog's Paramount shows a NR parallelogram with Rally cage > plates.  To rephrase, everything about it is a NR, except the cage plates.

Sounds like they could have done that in house then, but of course a special request from a company like Schwinn might have been honored.

> I don't quite understand your question of "time frame" & "reinforced".  The > 82 Paramount pictured in the catalog does not have the large cast upper body > w/ raised Campagnolo letters.  If you could rephrase your question, that > would help me understand.

I was referring to early versions which were reported to break near the mounting bolt as opposed to later versions which apparently had more metal in that area to prevent breakage. I believe this was touched on recently but I didn't save any of the posts or pictures.

Pete Geurds
Douglassville, PA