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Old 06-03-11, 11:14 PM   #1
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Can I put this stem on any way?



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Can I put it on any way?
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Old 06-03-11, 11:25 PM   #2
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Yes. It's simply called flipping the stem.
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Old 06-03-11, 11:30 PM   #3
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The question is: how pro do you want to go?
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The big end goes on the steering tube.
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Old 06-03-11, 11:32 PM   #5
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The big end goes on the steering tube.
I know I just wanted to be sure I could point it either up or down.
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Old 06-03-11, 11:37 PM   #6
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The big end goes on the steering tube.
Picturing the weird crooked setup that you could get with it the other way. For guys with uneven arms?
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Old 06-04-11, 12:08 AM   #7
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BTW that's the ugliest stem I've ever seen. It looks like Mr. Chow's weiner.
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Old 06-04-11, 01:29 AM   #8
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BTW that's the ugliest stem I've ever seen. It looks like Mr. Chow's weiner.
It looks like your wiener.

I got it for free.
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Old 06-04-11, 01:43 AM   #9
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Picturing the weird crooked setup that you could get with it the other way. For guys with uneven arms?
Carleton might need it


the logo looks like it was intended to be flipped
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Old 06-04-11, 06:28 AM   #10
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At a second glance, that stem does really look like a tiny penis.
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Old 06-04-11, 07:35 AM   #11
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BTW that's the ugliest stem I've ever seen. It looks like Mr. Chow's weiner.
hahaha!
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