Re: Cinelli clones, was Re [CR]My bike.

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Date: Sat, 30 Jun 2007 11:37:26 -0600
From: "Mitch Harris" <>
Subject: Re: Cinelli clones, was Re [CR]My bike.
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True again: My super course clone 531 Raysport takes a 27.2.

Mitch Harris Little Rock Canyon, Utah

On 6/30/07, Harvey Sachs <> wrote:
> Jerry Moos wrote:
> A Cinelli is easy to spot. Most models have a very unique seatstay
> attachment shared only by a very few Cinelli clones, mostly the Windsor
> Pro. It looks like this:
> +++++++++++++++++++++
> I could be wrong, but I believe that all of the vintage Cinelli SC
> models use an otherwise rare 26.2 seat post, because the upper 4 cm or
> so of the seat tube has a brazed-in shim to reduce the diameter there. I
> like this feature, since it reduces the likelihood that the seat post
> will get horribly stuck. Please correct me if needed, but I don't think
> the Windsor or other clones had this feature.


> thanks

> harvey sachs

> mcLean va