Re: [CR]Ebay: Perucci


Example: Framebuilding:Tony Beek

Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2008 15:17:38 -0500
From: James Swan <jswan@optonline.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Ebay: Perucci
In-reply-to: <346453.66951.qm@web90507.mail.mud.yahoo.com>
To: Don Wilson <dcwilson3@yahoo.com>
References: <346453.66951.qm@web90507.mail.mud.yahoo.com>
cc: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org

On Feb 17, 2008, at 1:07 PM, Don Wilson wrote:
> Jamie, Edward, et al,
>
> First, thanks for ruling out Vito Perucci as the
> possible builder? Did he import bikes under his own
> name ever?

No... Mostly he cut hair.

The only bikes he ever imported were 6 (Alberto) Masis in about 1975. He took a group of the best riders from the Nassau Wheelman to race in Italy for a month. During that trip they all went to the Vigorelli and ordered bikes. The bikes were labeled Masi.

Jamie Swan Northport, New York, USA Centerport Cycles Inc. http://www.centerportcycles.com (mapped) http://www.limws.org http://www.liatca.org http://www.cabinfeverauctions.com