Re: [CR] A Trip to White Industries


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Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 21:38:55 -0700
From: Bill Gibson <bill.bgibson@gmail.com>
To: Phil Brown <philcycles@sbcglobal.net>
Cc: Classic Rendezvous <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: Re: [CR] A Trip to White Industries


I like this KOF news. Not just great frames; I want to support modern production of great component designs, (and I don't mind improvements; LED lamps in Luxor style housings?). Especially by small businesses and crafters. This internet seems to be growing them.

Bill Gibson in Tempe, Arizona, USA (Which is in season right now. Ripe citrus in the valley, snow on the peaks!)

On Wed, Feb 11, 2009 at 2:32 PM, Phil Brown <philcycles@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>
> I visited my old friend Doug White today and he showed me his latest not yet
> released product: Berthet style pedals with fully milled aluminum cages and
> silky bearings. They are absolutely beautiful and 100% made in the USA. They
> are meant for regular shoes as they don't have the lip for cleats. And they
> will carry the blessing of Berthet's son. Pretty amazing what Doug can do
> with a piece of aluminum.
> Phil Brown
> Stunned by Doug again in Berkeley, Calif.