Re: [CR]Campagnolo and Warranty


Example: Racing:Wayne Stetina

Date: Thu, 16 May 2002 23:06:36 -0700
From: Chuck Schmidt <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]Campagnolo and Warranty
References: <20020516.215824.-460099.2.grisha2@juno.com>


Steven Johnson wrote:
> (cut)
> It's the use and abuse that caused the failure. How many times do you
> hear pedals scrape in a race? Probably not much in the higher cats and
> vets, but among the young it happens more.

I have seen a couple of steel Campagnolo crank axles broken. Looked like they were twisted off actually. But I have no doubt at all that they were the result of routine pedal strikes in Crit racing.

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, Southern California http://www.velo-retro.com (T-shirts, reprints and Campagnolo Timeline)