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Old 05-27-07, 09:09 PM   #1
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Time Trial Skinsuit Alteration

I read that Dave Zabriskie cuts the elastic section off the arms and legs of his time trial skinsuits. I've noticed a lot of other people doing it too, and I like the look. It could prove to be a little more aero as well. Has anyone else done this? I have some TTs coming up and debating experimenting on my skinsuit.
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Old 05-27-07, 09:31 PM   #2
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done for comfort. Leg/arm grippers can bite in...especially if you're a bit sunburnt 1/2 way through a GT.

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Old 05-28-07, 12:37 AM   #3
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Plus he isn't personally shelling out the $200 -$300 for his pro skinsuit every time he decides to get happy with the scissors.
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Old 06-15-07, 03:05 AM   #4
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I believe I read somewhere that he has a latex allergy, hence the removal of the rubber from his kit. I could be wrong though.
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Old 06-16-07, 05:24 PM   #5
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