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PostPosted: Sat Dec 15, 2012 10:11 am 
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Guys i have a c59 with super record mechanical,mavic cosmic carbone slr exalith.
T he question is i have some money to spend and cant make my mind up on upgrading one of these.
Super record eps or enve 6.7 wheelset i am tempted with the enve with chris king hubs but keep
thinking of eps :noidea: cant afford both :(

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 15, 2012 11:02 am 
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Get the 6.7s and some aican cables.. It'll make your super record shift like magic and the 6.7s will make you faster. Eps won't make your bike any faster. And until its starts getting hacked or campag comes to the party it's worth waiting until eps has an internal Battery solution.

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 15, 2012 1:08 pm 
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Do you have a link for the cables? i have goolgled but nothing.
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About.. http://fairwheelbikes.com/cycling-blog/ ... light.html

Where to buy.. http://fairwheelbikes.com/cables-amp-ho ... 62ae4885dc

And installing viewtopic.php?f=3&t=109372&start=15


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 15, 2012 2:14 pm 
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Thanks will look into it.
Are they really that good?

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 15, 2012 4:10 pm 
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Hard to go wrong either way, I have a set of 6.7s and absolutely love them, especially on flat to rolling terrain. I'm currently making the switch to electronic shifting and initial impression are that I love its consistency and flexibility (bar top shifters, etc) but I'm too new to give a true reccomendation.

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The Enves are a significant upgrade over the Cosmics. I'd go gor the wheels.

EPS will not provide you any real life advantages imho (besides not having to think about how to spend your hard-earned cash anymore).

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 15, 2012 8:25 pm 
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+1 for the wheels

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 15, 2012 11:22 pm 
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markyboy wrote:
Thanks will look into it.
Are they really that good?



Yea they are!

The shifter housing has the same Id as the brake housing.. Which means there is next to zero friction.. This equals :shock: shifting..
It takes already great shifting and makes it snappier and crisper. It's a marked improvement over even the std campag cables.

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