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 Post subject: Re: Canyon New SLX
PostPosted: Wed Jul 04, 2012 12:28 pm 
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Imagine creaking could be a real issue.

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 Post subject: Re: Canyon New SLX
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I see loads of differences. Down tube is squared vs previous rounded shape, headtube seems way more narrow and shorter, the seat/top tube junction has a totally different design. Generally the tube diameters seem smaller as well.

I was thinking the aeroad would be my next frame but this one has me thinking. Looks gorgeous!!! :beerchug:

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 Post subject: Re: Canyon New SLX
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Stolichnaya wrote:
What is this a comfort bike?


That would be my concern as well. But gone are the days when Canyon was about no-compromise stiffness. Which is a bit of a shame.


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 Post subject: Re: Canyon New SLX
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Hmmm, was looking forward to the release of this as have been giving serious consideration to getting the current Ultimate CF SLX lately ( what a mouthful of a name! ). I personally think it looks really good, in a purposeful way. However do the improvements make it worth waiting for UK availability and the inevitable price hike now, ah decisions decisions...

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