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Old 02-23-2013, 09:49 AM   #27529
mud
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Originally Posted by vfr700 View Post
We're back to elevated chainstays eh? I'm gonna re introduce the roller cam brake, and friction shifting. I have nothing against elevated stays, they give vertical compliance and horizontal stiffness, or is it horizontal compliance and vertical stiffness, or no stiffness, or....
It allows you to run a standard BB width, I think it is 73mm.
Carbon allows the frame to be stiffer than the old elevated stay bikes of the days gone by.
It rides really nice and I run about 195lb, I was riding a size small though.
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