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PostPosted: Tue Aug 26, 2014 6:09 pm 
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Just noticed that the 2015 Cannondale Black Inc Evo ships with a Fabric ALM saddle. Google tells me that it weighs 120g and is made from "3d titanium printing"...all sounds very interesting, and looks great, but has anyone tried one out?

http://fabric.cc/shop/saddles/alm/

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 26, 2014 6:44 pm 
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Interesting design, and the craftsmanship looks amazing. Might have to try this. Bet they could produce a sub 100g version without that padding.

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 26, 2014 8:46 pm 
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Thought they'd given up on the Ti rails as it was stronger lighter if made from carbon.

September release was my understanding


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 26, 2014 8:53 pm 
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I saw these earlier in the catalogue too, look pretty slick. Wonder if they will use cannondale's vast dealer network and provide demo programs at bike shops.


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 26, 2014 9:35 pm 
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Looking into it a bit more, it seems that they are in fact carbon - and buffalo leather. Hmm. Earlier editions were Ti, but they have been revised to carbon. Still very nice looking. I'd be interested to give them a go.

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 26, 2014 9:42 pm 
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Looks nice, but two important questions remain. First, how much will it cost? Second, and more importantly, will it blend?


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 27, 2014 11:34 am 
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Or third, with so much unsupported shell is it going to do the same thing as the Fizik Kurve and break all the time? Hope not, but seems like something only time will tell.


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 31, 2014 8:48 pm 
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I just ordered one today, will see how it performs


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Please post a review when you've given it a few rides. I like the idea of this saddle....

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 31, 2014 9:45 pm 
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I contacted CSG and they confirmed the ALM Crb Ultimate BLK BLK will be here approx. 1st week of September

ALM Crb Ultimate BLK GRN & ALM Crb Ultimate WHT BLK will be available end of September.

At one point there was also a 'store' on the Fabric website which suggests they will be selling direct to.


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:19 am 
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silver wrote:
I just ordered one today, will see how it performs


How much?


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:39 am 
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Yes, I'll let you know how does it feel.
@ russianbear: £199


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Company looks related to Charge, because of the Scoop saddle.


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 01, 2014 9:12 am 
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You are correct


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