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PostPosted: Mon Mar 25, 2013 8:44 pm 
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mr_ship wrote:
I drill my cable ends and valve caps for a bit of extra weight saving.


Could you post a pic of that? Sounds interesting.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 25, 2013 9:26 pm 
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You can make your bike whole grams lighter (and a lot weaker) with an ordinary pillar drill:

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More here: http://prollyisnotprobably.com/2010/09/the-making-of-the-affinity-drillium-212/


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 25, 2013 9:33 pm 
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My case is over!!

Anyone else who needs help, the thread is over to you!


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 25, 2013 9:33 pm 
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xerxes wrote:
You can make your bike whole grams lighter (and a lot weaker) with an ordinary pillar drill:

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More here: http://prollyisnotprobably.com/2010/09/the-making-of-the-affinity-drillium-212/




That's extreme !!


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 25, 2013 10:08 pm 
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Weight Weenie Reporting for duty.

Warning, I may sometimes call your components shit. It's done with the best possible intention


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 25, 2013 10:34 pm 
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cce wrote:
Weight Weenie Reporting for duty.

Warning, I may sometimes call your components shit. It's done with the best possible intention



Hear hear!!


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