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 Post subject: Re: MCFK Handlebar
PostPosted: Tue May 08, 2012 6:18 pm 
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This seems to just be an opportunity to praise a boutique product that doesn't have any advantages over alternatives that are readily available, comparable or better, and cheaper.

Funny that a bar designed by a manufacturer that primarily caters to MAWMs would feature a super short and shallow shape that gives a hand position that doesn't change the body's orientation when in the drops since that crowd is less concerned with things like basic bike fit and more with exclusiveness.

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 Post subject: Re: MCFK Handlebar
PostPosted: Thu May 10, 2012 8:17 am 
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cerro wrote:
agree with gumgardner about that Cervélo, looks really light.

But sad that the handlebar was so "heavy". Nordischer Rahmenbaustem?


yes it is nordischer Rahmenbau stem
I'm sad the handlebar so heavy but the shape is better than my ex schmolke
the bar comme from dulight ( very nice shop and manager) , bass is a french dealer


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 Post subject: Re: MCFK Handlebar
PostPosted: Fri May 11, 2012 2:47 pm 
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hello,

mine is 164g for weight limit of 110kg.

you can order from, MCFK, talk to Martin.

As far as the ride, i like it alot, very similar to previeus FSA K-FORCE NANO in size - drop and reach, but with top round chape.

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 Post subject: Re: MCFK Handlebar
PostPosted: Sat May 19, 2012 10:55 am 
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I confirm, the handlebar is a bit heavier than announced (160/161gr for 42cm C/C).
But MCFK is one my favourites brands: quick avalaibility, custom options (lengths), light and reliable parts (hundreds of sold parts and no problem), and Martin is a nice guy.
Some pictures of my own bike where you can see the MCFK parts (handlebar, seatpost, saddle, seatclamp):

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fdegrove wrote:
Hi,

Or from this shop:

http://www.dulight.fr/ (I think the owner is British)

Ciao, ;)


DuLight is 100% french :wink: I come from Auvergne, the very heart of France

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 Post subject: Re: MCFK Handlebar
PostPosted: Sat May 19, 2012 12:53 pm 
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Hi,

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DuLight is 100% french I come from Auvergne, the very heart of France


I stand corrected. :oops:
Your English on both your website and here on the forum is so good it's easy to be confused..... :P

Ciao, ;)

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