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Discuss light weight issues concerning road bikes & parts.
Epic-o
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by Epic-o

I have seen this is FB. 90mm-76.4gr with bolts and clamps

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thasle
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by thasle

Zipp 145 is 12 degrees. Not very ww though.

Dennis
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by Dennis

I wonder if they will not go to far with the new stem. I loved extralight parts in the past but tried recently the ahead-cap and the headset had play every ride. I guess the new ahead cap was to thin and bended. I hope they push the bounderies not to far.

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knef
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by knef

That weight scares me. But you got to admit that's a lovely bit of cnc work!

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mythical
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by mythical

This looks like a decent advancement on its current iteration. It isn't that light though. How gladly would anyone want to take delivery of a more stable and less 'noodly' and weighty alternative available in lengths up to 130mm?
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Causidicus
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