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Old 09-23-13, 01:20 PM
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Originally Posted by cpg View Post
It might be possible to replace the Mezzo stem with a piece of tube and fit a standard Ahead stem by clamping to the tube. Quick release levers could replace the clamp screws so the bars can be removed for a compact fold.
Keep them over sized bars!!!!

I think you may have something there. I forgot about this.
Cut the stem clamp off to use as the tube and simply fit an head stem with a shim.

Ps if you are going for lor profile bars you probably want to cut the stem down anyway. You might find that you are happy with the folding without a qr stem especally as you are using levers which will give a more compact fold.
Just fit a QR (s) on the stem to get a compact fold. Jobs a good one. Except. QR and moving a carbon bar safe in llong run?
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