Re: [CR]Raleigh Competition rims

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Date: Sun, 17 Jun 2007 20:36:57 -0700 (PDT)
From: Jerome & Elizabeth Moos <>
Subject: Re: [CR]Raleigh Competition rims
To: Sheldon Brown <>,, "Classic Rendezvous (E-mail)" <>
In-Reply-To: <p06240818c29bac135dbc@[]>

I think the catalog was perhaps deliberately vague to alloy flexibility in the sourcing. Of course, even when Raleigh specified a specific component in the catalog, they didn't hesitate to substitute it in reality.


Jerry Moos Big Spring, TX

Sheldon Brown <> wrote: At 8:52 PM -0400 6/17/07, David Bean wrote:
>The catalog that contains Sheldon's scan lists the wheels as "Sprint Alloy"
>rims with Normandy Competition large flange hubs.

That's not too helpful, unfortunately.

"Sprint" is a generic British term for a tubular rim. They're all "alloy."

Sheldon "AVA? Weinmann?" Brown
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