Re: [CR]ebay outing: "1964 De Rosa"

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From: "Chuck Schmidt" <>
Subject: Re: [CR]ebay outing: "1964 De Rosa"
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2007 13:51:43 -0700

On Jun 26, 2007, at 1:34 PM, Stephan Andranian wrote:
> Here is what the seller said when I questioned it being a DeRosa:
> "Not bad information, no information. That is why I originally
> thought it to be a PX10. But when someone pointed out a
> discrepancy, I did some research. The frame itself most closely
> resembles a De Rosa, which is built with Columbus steel.
> Unfortunately, the De Rosa's most distinguishable element is heart
> cut-outs on parts that have been either replaced or customized on
> my bike. Therefore, it is quite possible that I am mistaken.
> Nevertheless, it is still a high-quality Chromoly steel frame with
> top-of-the-line braking and shifting."

I invited the seller to give a seminar on eBay marketing for Velo Rendezvous 7. Not to be missed!!!

"Not bad information, no information. That is why... we make it up as we go." Why let the facts mess up a potential sale?

Chuck Schmidt
South Pasadena, CA USA (reprints, t-shirts & timelines)