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Old 05-19-05, 01:36 PM
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John E
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Where I stand (sit?) regarding the big saddle debate:

Capo: 1972 Brooks Pro, bought new and ridden more than 40K miles / 65K km so far
PKN-10E: ca. 1970 Brooks Competition
KOM-10: ca. 1980 Brooks Team Pro
UO-8: narrow padded vinyl Marin (ouch!) -- urgently needs a Brooks!
Bianchi: Serfas ARC anatomical, almost as good as Brooks

I use Proofhide, not water!
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Capo: 1959 Modell Campagnolo, S/N 40324
Capo: 1960 Sieger (2), S/N 42624, 42597
Peugeot: 1970 UO-8, S/N 0010468
Bianchi: 1982 Campione d'Italia, S/N 1.M9914
Schwinn: 1988 Project KOM-10, S/N F804069
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