Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About
It is currently Thu Jul 28, 2016 9:57 am
Recently the board software has been updated and there are some known bugs/failures:
- Avatars are currently not being displayed ✔ FIXED
- Tapatalk connection is currently broken ✔ FIXED
- Avatars cannot be uploaded ✔ FIXED

Please note that we will soon do some changes in WW board template design in case to get a fully mobile/desktop responsiveness board!
If you find more errors please post it here: http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=139062


All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Sun May 05, 2013 1:03 am 
Offline

Joined: Sat Jan 21, 2006 6:13 pm
Posts: 349
I have a 2012 Shimano M985 double crankset but I want to move to a triple.

It needs to be light weight, stiff, offer great shifting and have a 44T big ring.

Which companies should I be looking at? The XTR only goes to 42T and I am sure it isn't the lightest.

The options from Tune and Extralite look interesting but I wonder if they would flex a lot compared to the XTR?


Top
   
PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 1:52 am 
Offline

Joined: Sun Sep 19, 2010 3:11 am
Posts: 35
Try finding a 2011 Race Face Next SL 44/32/22. The 2012+ version is 42/32/24.

609g without BB (82g lighter than the XTR triple). It is as stiff and shifts as well as the XTR.

Image

Image


Top
   
PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 2:10 am 
Offline

Joined: Sat Nov 10, 2007 4:23 am
Posts: 1067
Location: Poland/Toronto
Race face next is a good option. Other are Cannondale hollowgram and THM Clavicula.

Chris.

_________________
MSC Koncept Carbon Di2 - 6955g
Leichtkraft Team Carbon - 6868g.


Top
   
PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 4:10 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Apr 08, 2009 5:23 am
Posts: 346
Location: Port Angeles, WA
Clavicula is super-high-end, but IIRC, the mtb version is about 166 Q factor.


Top
   
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. FAS SL-K Light Crankset

in For sale - Pictures are mandatory 22-3-13

kevhogaz

0

227

Fri May 13, 2016 12:49 am

kevhogaz View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Light 2*11 crankset for gravel?

in Cyclocross / Gravel / Touring

wheelsONfire

14

791

Fri May 27, 2016 7:36 pm

wheelsONfire View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Replacement rings for a XTR Dyna-Sys FC-M980 Trail chainset

in MTB

kingkongsfinger

3

237

Wed Jan 27, 2016 3:26 pm

Benno View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. SR11 crankset or Rotor 3D30 crankset - which one

in Road

fh8425

5

420

Mon Feb 15, 2016 2:23 pm

fh8425 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Alternative to Garmin GSC-10?

in Road

solarider

8

602

Wed Feb 17, 2016 11:17 pm

zev View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited