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Old 06-17-18, 12:40 AM
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I've owned both AVA and Pivo stems over the years and never had either break on me, but I've seen a few AVA stems that did fail. Never a Pivo though. Most I've run across were on Motobecane and Gitane bikes from the early to mid 70's. The two AVA stems I saw that failed broke off between the stem bolt and the bars, not at the usual point where it enters the fork tube.
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