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Old 02-02-15, 01:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Salubrious View Post
That's what I'm talking about... That crank is to die for.
Thanks. I picked up the FB cottered crank from iab, and used some NOS TA rings, after stripping the anodizing. Far from a perfect match, but this is a work horse rider, not a show bike. Super practical, and period correct. Coppi used a similar (if not same) crank on some of his early bikes:

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