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PostPosted: Tue Apr 15, 2014 10:05 pm 
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... if i swap from my current 2012/13 RED 10speed to a RED22 - 11 speed groupset?


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PostPosted: Tue Apr 15, 2014 10:25 pm 
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According to Fair Wheel Bikes, you'll save 49 grams.

http://fairwheelbikes.com/c/forums/topi ... p-weights/


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PostPosted: Tue Apr 15, 2014 11:17 pm 
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oh........... 49 grams in exchange for a new groupset... humm... i think easier if i just trim my belly fat...


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 16, 2014 12:21 am 
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How many did you expect?

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PostPosted: Wed Apr 16, 2014 4:40 pm 
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Seriously switching to a whole groupset just for weight saving???


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 16, 2014 6:13 pm 
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Compu'a says noooo


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 16, 2014 6:14 pm 
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Wow, I wouldn't do that for weight savings... maybe look at spending the money on wheels if it's burning a hole?


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 16, 2014 8:03 pm 
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Kind of a bad deal swapping red 10 to 22


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 16, 2014 8:56 pm 
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Why? Does red22 not perform as well?


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 16, 2014 10:35 pm 
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It performs exactly the same. You only get an extra cog. I guess people may have been disappointed after Shimano made big improvements between 7900/6700 and 9000/6800.


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 16, 2014 10:48 pm 
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If red 2x10 performs 10/10, why spend a lot of money for one extra cog and almost no weight loss?

It all depends on the wallet, but there's so much ways to spend money on bikes, than 1500€ for one extra cog and -49 grams..


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2014 4:08 am 
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True that.. good point

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