Simplex Criterium (2nd type with S wing logo and cable housing adjusters)
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Category:  Shifters
Name:  Simplex Criterium (2nd type with S wing logo and cable housing adjusters)
Brand:  Simplex
Primary Group:  Criterium
Model:  3007
Years:  1967 - 1969
Country:  France
Weight:  77 grams (Spec)
Added By: avelobleu on 03/03/09
Updated By: peterbman on 03/13/18
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Simplex Criterium (2nd type with S wing logo Simplex Criterium (2nd type with S wing logo
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Shifter Type DowntubeAttachment Style Clamp-On
Shifting SystemsFrictionLever MarkingsEarly Simplex 'Wing' Logo
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General Information
SIMPLEX 'Criterium' Shifters (Alloy Levers) dating from the 1960's - 1970 with the Simplex Wing Logo on the lever covers and clamp. These early sets weigh less than the later version which has heavier Chromed Levers of different metal composition (72 grams vs 107 grams in the same configuration).
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Known for their black plastic (Delrin) derailleurs during the "bike boom" of the 1970's, they were at the forefront of innovation over the years, producing such highly regarded items as the Super LJ derailleurs, Retrofriction shifters, and very popular line of seat posts.

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