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Old 05-12-09, 10:58 PM   #1
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Eyelets???

Can extra eyelets be installed in the frames? For an extra water btl or pump. If so, how?
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Old 05-12-09, 11:18 PM   #2
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Yes. Brazed. Repaint. Assuming it's steel. There are also rivets and I'll leave the carbon info to others.
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Old 05-12-09, 11:24 PM   #3
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Awesome, I'm assuming that the local bike shop can do that, right?
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Probably not but they might but hey should know someone who can.
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A local shop ought to be able to install rivnuts, which work well for bottle cages.
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Old 05-13-09, 04:52 AM   #6
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I'ma call the shop later today and find out, thanks everyone
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there's always Twofish

http://www.twofish.biz/bike.html
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