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PostPosted: Sun Sep 02, 2012 7:22 pm 
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I currently have a white Cervelo RS with gloss white Arundel Dave-O cages, which I have loved. But, my frame has developed a problem, and as a result, I'm getting a black R3 for warranty replacement. 8)

So ... when I look at the current selection of black Dave-O cages, it looks like you can go "weave" or "oil-slick" and "glossy" or "matte." I'm thinking oil-slick, glossy would match the R3's shiny black the best ... but I'm curious to see if anybody has a favorite.

Thanks, Scott


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 02, 2012 8:03 pm 
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Just show Cervelo this thread as proof of your fashion weenies membership, and they ought to cover the cost of Dave-O cages in your preferred color (whatever the FW's vote for in this thread), although to be fair, it is certainly within their right to require your turning in the Dave-O cages which matched your now deceased frame.


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I have the matt and shiny's. Either would look good, but the shiny unidirectional look the best IMO.


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Oil slick


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 3:46 pm 
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Oil slick will look better with the cervelo as it doesn't have much of the naked carbon showing. IMO


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 08, 2012 9:25 pm 
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Thanks for the feedback. I have two Glossy Oil-slicks on the way from Art's Cyclery. :D

Hopefully, the new frame will arrive soon. Scott


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