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Old 08-26-17, 04:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Oldguyonoldbike View Post
Regarding the supposed weight limit, IIRC the earliest Tecnos frames ('94 and '95) were made from Nivacrom tubing and did not have a weight limit. With the switch to "Tecnos" tubing a weight limit was put on the frame. That was only for the US though. Frames sold in Europe did not have a weight limit. Who knows why -- probably fear of liability laws and a more litigious market in the US.
Maybe because the Euros think that Americans are usually overweight......
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