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Old 10-21-11, 12:26 PM   #1
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Columbus Zona v. Columbus Life/Spirit

Debating on which tubing to use for my next build. The frame is going to be lugged and is going to be used daily on the streets.

I keep reading that Life/Spirit is lighter and slightly stronger than Zona but is susceptible to dents because it uses tubing that has very thin walls. And we all know no one likes dents. I care more about durability than weight.

Also on another note, what is the difference between Life, Spirit, and Spirit Keirin? Is it just the weight?
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frame builder? theres another forum for that.
I'd probably ask the tube supplier, like Nova , to define the differences
in the tubes in a tube-set.
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