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    Gold chain whose color lasts?

    Stupid question (because fashion, not function):

    I have a KMC z410 gold chain on my bike now and the gold has faded noticeably in a few weeks since i put it on (i just compared to the extra links i took out and it's noticeably duller). It's only been cleaned once with a citrus degreaser (i tried to avoid using mineral spirits/acetone/brakleen etc) and i'm only riding like 30 miles/week. Are there any chains that stay golder longer?

    And yes, i am a hopeless poseur.

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    KMC Devil 101 or KMC K710-SL

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    KMC K710-SL for sure. Awesome chain.

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    All gold chains will fade.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scrodzilla View Post
    All gold chains will fade.
    Not the 710SL Ti-N

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    The ones I've seen still lose their brightness and turn a light brownish color over time.

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    Come on Pony Boy. Nothing gold can stay.

    I am truly disappointed it took this long for someone to say it. Scrod, you were close. Shame on you guys. Shame.

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    Stay gold
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    "I made love to your mother dozens of times last week, and she doesnt know what a worn chain ring looks like"

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    Wear it around your neck, and it will always stay gold.
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    Nothing Gold Can Stay

    edit:

    Dammit. I missed this:
    Quote Originally Posted by BigglyPuff View Post
    Come on Pony Boy. Nothing gold can stay.

    I am truly disappointed it took this long for someone to say it. Scrod, you were close. Shame on you guys. Shame.

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    You got a lot on your plate Carleton, don't worry.

    Also amused by the title. Just noticed OP personified a bike chain. BFSSFG indeed.

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    Nothing gold can stay, stick with silver...
    Strike like an eagle and sacrifice the dove.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BigglyPuff View Post
    You got a lot on your plate Carleton, don't worry.

    Also amused by the title. Just noticed OP personified a bike chain. BFSSFG indeed.
    I look forward to a copy of Eats, Shoots and Leaves in my stocking from you this year. PM for the address to which to mail it.

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