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45 Years Ago: August 1977 in Bicycling! magazine

Old 08-14-22, 09:42 AM
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45 Years Ago: August 1977 in Bicycling! magazine

Articles/columns included are:
EDITOR'S MAILBOX

QUESTION MAN
BICYCLE WORKSHOP: New Products from Japan (Shimano 600 Uniglide chain, Sunshine sealed bearing hub, SunTour VX derailers and hubs)
"Unique Bicycle Components, Handmade"

The following articles from this issue were included in past posts:

"Who Are the Taylor Brothers?" (Frames and Framebuilding (1970-1979) Jack Taylor Cycles)
ROAD TEST: A Gitane for Van Impe (Road Test/Bike Review (1977) Lucien Van Impe Gitane)

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Excellent issue although I personally prefer the Vx to it's previous iterations. The trek ad is really cool too. I wish trek had stayed a little truer to it's roots.


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Anyone we know in that Trek ad? I know we have some of those guys on the forum.
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Love the Trek ad about getting a lugged hand built frame.
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In 1977, Pete in Gulfport really needed the internet.




Hope you're still cycling, Pete!
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