10x135 mm skewer

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UpFromOne
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by UpFromOne

and with the head washer and nut in place. I cut flats into the originally conical nut to allow use of an open wrench. The head, washer, and nut all painted black.
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UpFromOne
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by UpFromOne

Here's a second one, this time with 1.0mm threads, coming in at 24g.
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UpFromOne
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by UpFromOne

And here's a more recent one, 23g complete. The head and threads are screwed and glued into the carbon.
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