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AX Lightness or MCFK?
AX Lightness 44%  44%  [ 4 ]
MCFK 56%  56%  [ 5 ]
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 5:22 pm 
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So I've got a nice Schmolke TLO bar and can't make up my mind about the stem.
I've narrowed down between the AX Lightness Rigid and the MCFK.
Both nice, the AX is lighter and more expensive, but at this point I'll let the look factor be the deciding factor.
So, which one will look better in your opinion?
Thank you!
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 5:25 pm 
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MCFK all the way.


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 5:30 pm 
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Mcfk for matching weave

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 14, 2017 7:45 pm 
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You narrowed it down to 2 choices but now you can't make up your mind . . . . . :roll:


Buy a Goldfish, when it swims to the right you get the MCFK, when it swims to the left you take the AX.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 2:30 am 
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Uno is the realworld solution to a 1st World problem.
There are a number of worthwhile similar solutions to the handlebars too.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 2:55 am 
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shimmeD wrote:
Uno is the realworld solution to a 1st World problem.
There are a number of worthwhile similar solutions to the handlebars too.


1st world can afford nicer looking stems than Uno


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PostPosted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 3:05 am 
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:thumbup: I totally get it that there are more choices in First World

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 10:00 am 
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MCFK or forthcoming THM Tibia

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 11:26 am 
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wheelsONfire wrote:
MCFK or forthcoming THM Tibia

Can't seem to make up my mind if I like the THM, the front just looks weird.
Do like the MCKF though.


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PostPosted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 4:27 pm 
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MCFK seems to be the most appreciated... still tempted by the AX which is 10 grams lighter!


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I like AX more.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:05 pm 
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Kayrehn wrote:
Mcfk for matching weave

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:33 pm 
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We all ask ourselves these questions now and then. Ultimately can you be happy with your 2nd choice? It seems like you want someone to convince you to buy the AX, so I'll say "do it"! Mine has been fine...imo looks great and no issues whatsoever with function/flex at my 79-80kg.

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 12:12 am 
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Thank you for all the suggestions so far :)


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