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PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2012 5:53 pm 
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If so, how do you like 'em? Any Pluses and/or minuses?


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:19 pm 
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Intrested as well


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2012 11:29 pm 
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anyone?

would think they'd be more popular, esp. on the ww forum!

a pal is going to order them and we're interested in knowing of anyone's experiences.

the ability to swap spiders is terrific. would be nice if other mfgrs. would adopt that feature.


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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 12:01 am 
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I am using thm m3 with 110 spider and fibre lyte chainrings they are light and stiff and looks cool


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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 12:25 am 
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I got a set with the compacts and rings from praxis.
Super super stiff, they look real kool and they are pretty narrow
I want a set of semi compacts or I might get a std spider and rings as I'm hankering for a bit more gear inch.

Awesome cranks

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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 12:40 am 
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pain in the a$$ to get this from fairwheel...never have any 172.5 in stock and been waiting for months. This is annoying!


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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 12:55 am 
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pain in the a$$ to get this from fairwheel...never have any 172.5 in stock and been waiting for months. This is annoying!


These guys are good and if you don't live in the EU you can take 20% off for the vat


http://www.dulight.fr/product_info.php? ... ts_id=1859

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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 12:59 am 
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I'm using a set. Don't have a lot of miles on them yet but so far I have been impressed. Installation was amongst the easiest of any crank I've tried, about par with Shimano, easier than SRAM and campy. Spider options really put this crank ahead of any other ww option, even with the marginal increase in weight over the classic clavs, but without the fragility.

The finish is also first class.

Fairwheel just had a batch go through do you mustn't have been paying attention.


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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 2:39 am 
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I like mine, you can order from starbike or Hibike. They can take a while.


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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 4:27 am 
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bingo that's the exact setup he's after.

thanks a bunch everyone for your comments.

will post pics of the setup once it's done (fingers crossed it gets done!).

sugarkane wrote:
I got a set with the compacts and rings from praxis.
Super super stiff, they look real kool and they are pretty narrow
I want a set of semi compacts or I might get a std spider and rings as I'm hankering for a bit more gear inch.

Awesome cranks


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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 6:38 am 
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jsinclair wrote:
I'm using a set. Don't have a lot of miles on them yet but so far I have been impressed. Installation was amongst the easiest of any crank I've tried, about par with Shimano, easier than SRAM and campy. Spider options really put this crank ahead of any other ww option, even with the marginal increase in weight over the classic clavs, but without the fragility.

The finish is also first class.

Fairwheel just had a batch go through do you mustn't have been paying attention.


put my name on the "notification" section but never got any notifications....and yes, i checked my spam-box and there was no email from them. Called and they said "problems with the supplier and its very difficult to work with them"


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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 7:02 am 
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EightFiveTwo wrote:
jsinclair wrote:
I'm using a set. Don't have a lot of miles on them yet but so far I have been impressed. Installation was amongst the easiest of any crank I've tried, about par with Shimano, easier than SRAM and campy. Spider options really put this crank ahead of any other ww option, even with the marginal increase in weight over the classic clavs, but without the fragility.

The finish is also first class.

Fairwheel just had a batch go through do you mustn't have been paying attention.


put my name on the "notification" section but never got any notifications....and yes, i checked my spam-box and there was no email from them. Called and they said "problems with the supplier and its very difficult to work with them"

Out hosts here, Starbike MIGHT ... have them in stock .. just pop over .... 8)


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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 10:45 am 
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I got mine but haven't ridden them yet. Looks fabulous have extralite chainring and pf30 bb but am planning to get compact praxis chainrings.
It beats my lightning in performance and form!

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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 1:13 pm 
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You can get them from Europe you know. And prolly cheaper....

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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 2:10 pm 
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seriously considering these. I really like the ability to use with the 82,351 different BB setups these days. :evil:

of course I'd have to sell one of my sets of vumaquads with the multiple sets of chainrings, BB cups and bearings first.

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