Re: [CR]eBay Colnago...is it real?


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Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2008 06:52:22 -0700
From: Steve Maas <bikestuff@nonlintec.com>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]eBay Colnago...is it real?
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Brake bridge is wrong, too, as are the shapes of the seat stays and end caps...

Steve Maas Long Beach, CA

Jim Ready wrote:
> Check out the bottom bracket cutout, or lack of a Colnago style one
> anyway. Decals are easy to apply...
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> Jim Ready
> Cupertino, CA USA
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> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Dale Brown" <oroboyz@aol.com>
> To: <marc.stmartin@earthlink.net>; <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, June 24, 2008 8:24 PM
> Subject: Re: [CR]eBay Colnago...is it real?
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>> I? think it's a fake... That fork has a Nervex crown, lugs look all
>> wrong, cutouts look "OFF". Something is wrong here....
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>> Dale Brown
>> cycles de ORO Bike Shop
>> 1410 Mill Street
>> Greensboro, North Carolina 27408 USA
>> 336-274-5959
>> http://cyclesdeoro.com
>> http://www.classicrendezvous.com
>> http://www.carolinacup.com
>> http://www.greensborovelo.com
>> http://www.bikegso.org
>> http://nbda.com
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>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Marc St. Martin <marc.stmartin@earthlink.net>
>> To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
>> Sent: Tue, 24 Jun 2008 9:49 pm
>> Subject: [CR]eBay Colnago...is it real?
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>> Hello Listmembers,
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>> I think I'm hallucinating, but there's this 'Nago on eBay with
>> Reynolds 531
>> tubing. Also the seat stays look odd (suspect)? The lugs look well
>> finished and
>> the paint is sparing applied. Also, the seller has been around for
>> some time and
>> I have no reason to suspect him. Any comments?
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>> http://cgi.ebay.com/Colnago-Super-Road-bike-from-1983-Vintage_W0QQitemZ110263285088QQihZ001QQcategoryZ98084QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem
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>> My '75 Colnago is looking for a companion.
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>> Marc St. Martin
>> Livermore, CA
>> USA