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Old 03-01-07, 12:24 PM   #1
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Paragon Dropouts Question

What's the weight difference between a pair of steel Paragon sliding droputs and a pair of regular droputs (say Breezer or along those lines)

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Old 03-03-07, 12:51 AM   #2
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I don't know, but it would have to be 3 times or more, I would figure: there are two layers, they are larger, and there is hardware. I'm guessing you save a slight amount on fractionally shorter tubes. I wouldn't use them unless the design required it.
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