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Old 10-25-07, 05:21 PM   #1
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Fuji Ultralite Tubing

This tubing was used on some of Marin's bikes in the 1990s. The 1996 Team Marin was one bike that was made with it.

I am trying to find out more about the tubing, and how it compares other steels -- with Reynolds steels, for example, and how it compares with 753 or 853.

Does anyone know anything about this tubing?
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Old 10-25-07, 07:50 PM   #2
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For what it's worth, the 1996 Mt. Fuji, which was comparbly spec'd and only $50 less than the 1996 Team Marin, used Fuji branded True Temper OX-III. I believe this tubing was generally considered to be equivalent to Reynolds 853.

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