Re: [CR] 2-Bolt deat pillar for Ideale Model 90

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Date: Fri, 08 Feb 2002 09:52:41 +1300
From: "David Benson" <>
Cc: "Mark A. Perkins" <>,
Subject: Re: [CR] 2-Bolt deat pillar for Ideale Model 90
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Brian Baylis wrote:
>Those parts were made by Art Stump. Chuck Schmidt may have an idea where
>some might be had. Or we could take up the manucafture of them
>ourselves; possibly with the aid of Peter Johnson or someone like him
>with a CNC machine shop handy.
>Brian Baylis
>La Mesa, CA
> If anybody wants to go ahead with this project, keep me posted. I'd like to be able to ride my aluminium railed Ideale, but the seatpost clamp that I have has seen better days. There was a bike on display in Wheelsmith at Palo Alto which had an Ideale saddle clamped into a Nuovo Record post with extra long 7mm bolts. The Zeus parts are a much more elegant solution- the cradles hang below the pivots on the seatpost head. Check it out at:

Enjoy David Benson Auckland, NZ
>>Classic bicycle enthusiasts:
>>Recently someone mentioned an Ideale 90-IR (aluminum railed saddle)
>>mounted on a Campy NR 2-bolt seatpost. Although for many years I have
>>known of the conversion parts that make this possible, I have never seen
>>them at a LBS. I would now, if it's not too late, like to purchase at
>>least one set of these parts (I have 3 of these saddles so more sets of
>>parts would be possible). Can anyone out there tell me where I can find
>>these parts? I thought they were made by someone like Joe Breeze, but I
>>don't remember.
>>"Bicycle Mark" Perkins
>>Fresno Cycling Club - Historian
>>Fresno, California, U.S.A.