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PostPosted: Sun Apr 15, 2012 9:33 pm 
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Headset spacers, not my full collection I'm saving that for another day.

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what are the ones with the cut-outs for? look like hub/cassette spacers? :?


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 16, 2012 10:14 pm 
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To save weight. They are quite common in the UK.


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You know what would also save weight....cutting the steer to the correct length.


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rumpfy wrote:
You know what would also save weight....cutting the steer to the correct length.


Do you mean "cutting it as short as possible"?

is that the same thing?! :P


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RockiMtn wrote:
what are the ones with the cut-outs for? look like hub/cassette spacers? :?


I have some carbon spacers with cut-outs on my weight-weenie bike.


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 25, 2012 3:37 pm 
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jmgk wrote:
rumpfy wrote:
You know what would also save weight....cutting the steer to the correct length.


Do you mean "cutting it as short as possible"?

is that the same thing?! :P


Stir tube? what stir tube. I just want to see the stem rest on the headset. no need for that extra height. Aero + less weight = really fast 8)


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