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PostPosted: Mon Nov 11, 2013 5:12 pm 
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I like to make a lot of the accessories I use on the bike. I've made saddle tool rolls, cycling caps etc.

I needed a new belt as I lost quite a bit of weight after training and racing hard this past road season. I ended up having some spare carbon headset spacers laying around and some climbing webbing. Perfect combo for the Weight Weenie belt!

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 11, 2013 6:12 pm 
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That's a cool idea!

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:26 pm 
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:31 pm 
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nice

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:32 pm 
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It looks light, but is it aero??

Very cool design.

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:32 pm 
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Love it!!!

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:thumbup: How much does it weigh?

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:33 pm 
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Totally dig this project. Great job! :thumbup:

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:42 pm 
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Vertically compliant? :) Great idea, might do something like that some time. Mine will be heavier as i only have alu/steel spacers to spare...

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 11, 2013 9:57 pm 
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Thanks for the comments all.

Obligatory Weight Weenie scale shots..... haha. Seriously though, I wasn't aiming to make a WW belt, but this thing actually saved a bit of weight. Not that I think as much about weights on my commuter bikes (which is when I wear this belt):

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My leather dress belt:
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 12, 2013 1:38 am 
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If you decide to sell these, do post it on the WW forum! I like it a lot!


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 12, 2013 5:33 am 
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Just so happens I need a new belt too! I like it!

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 12, 2013 11:25 am 
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:thumbup: Excellent! I would buy and wear one.

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 12, 2013 12:58 pm 
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yeah me too, i'd like one ;)

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 12, 2013 2:56 pm 
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Thanks for all the feedback! I'd be happy to make more and sell these to people who are interested. I love the thought of contributing to the WW community in some way even if it's just a belt and not with incredible handmade custom saddle/seatpost combos (which I drool over on this site).

I was thinking of starting an Etsy page so I could make them to order. Anyone else interested?


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