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Old 03-31-19, 09:21 AM
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Since the 80's
diameters increased- top tube was ​​first
wall thicknesses reduced
the return of tapered tubes- Serotta, Tesch
down tube diameters increased
lugs declined in use
air hardened steels
steerer diameters went up thanks to Mtbs
​​​​​​​stainless tube sets from the suppliers- big money, but not as big a difference as when launched.
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