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 Post subject: suspension stems ?
PostPosted: Sat Sep 22, 2007 10:09 pm 
Old School Hero
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im after a suspension type stem , i know the flexstem was populare back in the early 90's , but im after a clamp on type, 1,18 i think i rember wds doing one, poss the one on ritchey bikes, thanks for any help , i dont want to add suspension forks to my kona, but i would like a stem ,just to take a little shock out of the trails, ,, thanks again , paul :D


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 22, 2007 11:02 pm 
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http://www.bikepro.com/products/stems/soft.html


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B.o.T.M. Winner / Feature Bike
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Cracking stem, about an inch of travel and is a lot cooler than a flexstem:


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was used on Ritchey team bikes in the 90s, I got mine NOS from Mr Allsop himself a while back when he was having a garage clear out. They do come up on ebay once in a while, but not that often...


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great thanks guys ill keep my eyes peeled, :D


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 23, 2007 9:17 am 
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1 came up on STW a while ago for £5


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 23, 2007 2:28 pm 
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i would of had that, a fiver :D


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