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PostPosted: Mon Jun 22, 2015 12:40 pm 
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This may interest you guys: http://www.pinkbike.com/news/fabric-cag ... ottle.html


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 22, 2015 2:35 pm 
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Nice idea. i will buy this. Hopefully they will bring out a bottle bigger than 600ml if the rivet connection is strong enough that is.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 22, 2015 3:00 pm 
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KheSanh wrote:


It's a modern version of a cage that came out around 1978, not that that detracts from it in anyway.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 22, 2015 3:12 pm 
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Downside is that you don't have any choice but to run their bottles.

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 22, 2015 6:22 pm 
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these guys have been doing it for many years and you can get the bottles...

that said I love my specialized hydroflo, so I have never used them....


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 23, 2015 12:04 am 
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Can be compared to the Vincero magnetic cages - which I have two of on my CX bike when riding trails - they were 20gms all up. In the article they obviously haven't done much research saying the lightest carbon cages they could find were 38grams - that's a heavy carbon cage!!

How much does a normal 600ml bottle weigh empty btw? I've never weighed one myself

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 23, 2015 12:29 am 
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interesting minimalistic idea. Perhaps other bottle makers will begin making alternative bottles to fit the Fabric mounting studs :)


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 23, 2015 1:00 am 
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I forgot my link to

http://vincero-design.com/products/overview/

with out it lame post : )

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 23, 2015 1:35 am 
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What about stress directly in bolts may cause issues in threaded holes Or the forces actions are equal to a traditional cage?
It's minimalistic design with a clean look but i think in terms of weight (73g bolts + bottle) can be find in lightweight cages like smud, tune, carbonworks + standard bottle (I never put bottle at scale anyway).


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 23, 2015 3:11 am 
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I think it's the fav water bottle thread, but somebody did weigh them, dry and with the last bit of water you can't get out @ 20mph...

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 23, 2015 4:36 pm 
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KheSanh wrote:


Very clean and simple, nice design.

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