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PostPosted: Tue Jun 25, 2013 4:34 pm 
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I ordered the frame direect from Hongfu bikes. It was around $700 for frame , fork, headset, seat post (a different one that matched the frame) , and water bottle cage. Shipping was very quick, I got it within a week and a half of payment. Quality of the frame is very nice. I get lots of complements on it, people ask what its made of, and who makes it. It rides quite nice as well.


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 27, 2013 2:49 am 
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Such a nice bike..I have the planet X and they are single pivot, but they seem to stay in position without moving.


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 27, 2013 5:10 am 
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The planet x site says their brakes are dual pivot.


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PostPosted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 6:53 pm 
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The Planet X brakes are single pivot. Both arms pivot from the same location. However, they use a cam mechanism to increase power with cable pull. I'm assuming they count that as the 2nd pivot. By the way, I highly recommend the Planet X brakes. Mine weighed 203 grams with pads.

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 18, 2014 6:54 pm 
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Whoops just realized I revived this thread for no reason. :oops:

Nice bike anyway... Still treating you well?

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 20, 2014 1:03 pm 
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8 hours to install cables?! Someones ripping you off if you paid for that!


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