HOT: Active* forum members generally gain 5% discount at starbike.com store!
Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Articles FAQ Contact About




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 5 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Fri Feb 27, 2004 12:03 pm 
Offline

Joined: Tue Feb 24, 2004 7:19 am
Posts: 2
Has anyone verified the weight of the 6.5" Fifth Element Air Shock? Is it really sub 200 grams?


Top
 Profile  
 
Posted: Fri Feb 27, 2004 12:03 pm 


Top
  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sat Feb 28, 2004 3:17 am 
Offline

Joined: Mon Feb 09, 2004 6:49 am
Posts: 11
Location: Los Angelas
I have the 5th element air shock in 165mm in length...with the aluminum and steel end bushings/tubes and the 4 small rubber o-rings that fit inside of those, it weighs 243 grams including the 1 gram for the sticker.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sat Feb 28, 2004 11:18 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Wed Jul 09, 2003 6:27 pm
Posts: 301
Location: Karlsruhe (Germany)
The lightest shock available is the German:A Air-force SLR, followed by the German:A Air-force 1 reloaded, DT Swiss SSD 210L and the 5th Element Air.

If function is also a matter fact you should go for the DT, still the best air-shock on market. Service is great, too.

_________________
*** www.daedalous.de ***


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Mar 04, 2004 3:55 am 
Offline

Joined: Mon Feb 09, 2004 6:49 am
Posts: 11
Location: Los Angelas
Can you provide a web link to the German Air-Force SLR company as well as weights of their air shocks?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sun Mar 07, 2004 8:41 pm 
Online
Administrator
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jun 02, 2003 8:17 am
Posts: 5896
Location: Drenthe, Holland
link to german A

_________________
Quote:
'Tape was made to wrap your GF's gifts, NOT hold a freakin tire on.'


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 5 posts ] 


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: grouk, martinSL and 6 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:  

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Chinese FS frame and shock

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

freeriderxy

0

219

Mon Oct 20, 2014 5:47 am

freeriderxy View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Extralite F1 shock rebuilds-any stateside choices?

in MTB

stp479

0

314

Mon Mar 17, 2014 1:41 pm

stp479 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Rear shock linkage modification Scott spark

in MTB

andreszucs

6

984

Sat Feb 08, 2014 10:33 pm

wingguy View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. RS685 Weight?

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Road

morrisond

21

2062

Sat Dec 20, 2014 2:08 am

jeffy View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Colnago V!-r weight

in Road

ironman1

11

1090

Mon Dec 15, 2014 12:11 am

fromtrektocolnago View the latest post


It is currently Sun Dec 21, 2014 9:20 pm

All times are UTC + 1 hour




Advertising   –  FAQ   –  Contact   –  Convert   –  About

© Weight Weenies 2000-2013
hosted by starbike.com


How to get rid of these ads? Just register!


Powered by phpBB