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Bike Tech Newsletters from the late 1980’s

Some folks on the framebuilders list were discussing the much loved Bike Tech newsletter from the mid-eighties. I did not pay much heed until some whining about only the first few volumes were online. Thus, after checking the stash,I found … Continue reading

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Early Suntour Catalog now up.

Been a while. Since moving to the wunderbar Windows 10, I’ve decided to go open source for most of my software. I was testing BlueGriffon to replace Dreamweaver and used an early 1970’s Sun Tour catalog as my guinea pig. … Continue reading

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More mail on Aero tubing

Subject: Bottecchia Hi, Would anyone know how I can find out more about an oval tubed frame, steel, Bottecchia? Even the seat post is Oval. Thanks, Hugh Hugh, Please pardon my late reply. Ovalized (or Aero) tubing was all the … Continue reading

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Hello

My History. I bought my first real bike in 1974 with money earned at my summer job.AA A Dawes Galaxy; 531 main frame, 23 1/2 inch, dark green.AA I rode it so often that I ‘forgot’ to get my driver’s … Continue reading

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