[CR]Identifying masi frames, Californian or otherwise

Example: Framebuilders:Alex Singer
From: <REClassicBikes@aol.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Sep 2001 18:35:35 EDT
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: [CR]Identifying masi frames, Californian or otherwise

In a message dated 9/21/01 08:08:53 GMT Daylight Time, classicrendezvous-request@bikelist.org writes:

<< Lastly, and only visible when the paint is removed, but the seat stays are brazed to the seat lug with silver-braze as opposed to brass. There are a few subtle things that are pointless to describe (like the shape of the seat stay caps) that also help identify an Eisentraut built frame. >>

Just a though, would it not be easier to tell us how to identify a certain frame by the shape of its top eyes, rather than striping its paint to look at the colour of the brazing material, or is that too obvious?

Martin Coopland