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Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

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Old 12-19-05, 04:14 PM   #1
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pista bar tape

what company makes the white bar tape that comes on the 05 bianchi pista? or other shiny white bar tape suggestions.
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Old 12-19-05, 04:21 PM   #2
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pista tap doesn't stay shiny for long. :\
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Cinelli's white bar tape not white enough?
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stella azzurra, deda, cinelli. sure there's more.
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Old 12-19-05, 05:19 PM   #6
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Cinelli's white bar tape not white enough?
there's just something "shinier" looking about the pista tape whatever it is.
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Old 12-19-05, 05:38 PM   #7
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Quick, someone make a white belt comment.
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Old 12-20-05, 10:36 AM   #9
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Stella Azzurra is so nice!
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Old 12-20-05, 11:51 AM   #11
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Shellac will make any tape shinier.

http://www.mindspring.com/~d.g1/shellac.html
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Old 12-20-05, 12:08 PM   #12
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Shellac will make any tape shinier.

http://www.mindspring.com/~d.g1/shellac.html

and yellower

yes, even the 'clear' shellac
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Old 12-20-05, 02:32 PM   #13
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Anybody here old enough to remember using Benotto tape? Real disco-shiny in a host of colors. It was cool for a while. Slippery as hell, didn't absorb anything, tore easily. Real c*** but it was cool for a few years late '70s-early '80s. Cork rules, but it ain't shiny.
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