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Old 04-18-11, 05:41 PM   #1
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SRAM Rival / Force "changelog"

Can anyone provide a concise change log of what changed with Rival and / or Force since, say, 2009 (inclusive).
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I think the design has remained relatively the same with them shaving off 5-20 grams each year. They did switch from woven to unidirectional carbon weave for the Force brifters/crankset starting in 2010. Also, they redesigned their crappy bottom bracket for 2011.
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So, these GXP BB's are pretty junky? Relatively junky or just junky overall?

I have no experience with them at all. I only have these old cup and cone deals. . . so. . . yeah. Thanks.

I was thinking about grabbing an S900. . .

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