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PostPosted: Wed Jun 28, 2017 12:19 pm 
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Interesting and a bit weird.... add in some kind of rear dampening "Actiflex"

https://www.wilier.com/en/products/int/road/cento10ndr


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:41 pm 
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It's interesting and perhaps for a dealer stocking framesets it makes for simpler inventory, but I don't see the benefit to the end user. All that extra hardware adds weight and complexity. And how many times have you heard of someone who has spent good money on a bike wanting to convert it to a different style of brakes? Yeah, me neither :-)


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:44 pm 
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not really a great idea...

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 28, 2017 2:00 pm 
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Don't mind the idea but it could have been executed a bit better, colour matched flush caps or something as opposed to stainless bolts.

Definitely a benefit for manufacturers / shops but yeah, how often do people change their brakes.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 28, 2017 7:07 pm 
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Since when is this a mountain bike forum? LOL. That bike is ugly as hell.


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