Re: [CR]WTB: Nuovo Record front derailleur

Example: Framebuilding:Restoration

Date: Tue, 03 Jun 2008 08:37:08 -0500
Organization: The Crimson Permanent Assurance
Subject: Re: [CR]WTB: Nuovo Record front derailleur
References: <BLU135-W177DD161B9C2897952511285BE0@phx.gbl>
From: John Thompson <>

Jon Fischer wrote:
> Long story short, this evening I removed the SunTour parts from my recently
> built up 78 Gazelle, and rebuilt with Nuovo Record. The last screw I need
> ed to tighten before final adjustment was the front derailleur cable clamp
> bolt. Which I discovered was stripped, furthermore the threads in the pivo
> t arm are stripped so a simple bolt swap wasn't going to fix it.

If you're not a stickler for accuracy you can retap it to M6x1 and use a larger bolt.


-John Thompson (
Appleton WI USA