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 Post subject: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:07 am 
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here is a Picture on a bike, to see how it looks.

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try not to close this one.!!!!!

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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:47 am 
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Fashion weenie fail :cry:

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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:59 am 
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I am just not fond of the look.... They look like they will be a creaking mess soon after install


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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 2:10 am 
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Not my cup of tea (read: ugly as hell).


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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 2:35 am 
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fashion wise: not fond of look either however paired with the correct frame, it could look spectacular..hmm thinking lugged, black, weaveey...

would go with impec noble niceeeely


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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 2:52 am 
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Different but not unsightly IMHO. I think they have an exotic boutique look and will function surprisingly well. Lets give this small shop a chance in bringing something different to the table. Having all mainstream equipment is boring.


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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 3:11 am 
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I like it.
A lot.

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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 4:46 am 
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Fugly

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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 5:27 am 
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Will certainly turn some heads. Pls post a medium term review as soon as you can. Closely watching here.

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 Post subject: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 6:06 am 
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Seem to be a lot of Fashion Weenies on here? ;)

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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 6:12 am 
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My first thought (and it was brought up in one of the other threads...) is there's gonna be a **** ton of heel rub.


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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 7:23 am 
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I hate to be a downer but I think it looks terrible. Sorry!
I keep waiting for it to say "Danger Will Robinson"


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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 8:20 am 
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My first impression:
The front derailleur sits too high.

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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 11, 2013 8:25 am 
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Not for me, but kudos to him for trying something different.

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 Post subject: Re: Gravitas Cranks
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Looking forward to see tests. If all it takes are three carbon rods (which presumably can be produced fairly efficiently in large quantities), then everyone who has been inventing new shapes, and investing in alu forging, or CF molding, has been overengineering it.

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