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Old 07-09-18, 10:06 PM
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I am done with upgrades or.....

This spring, I promised myself I would not buy any upgrades for my fatty. Saddle, Pedals, stem, bar ends, computer, fender. Enough is enough. Riding the other day, I noticed some play on my pedals (NCS-17). Taking a better look, I also saw major paint loss. Only about 500 km on the pedals. The company advised me that maintenance on the bearings is not recommended, so... looked at some cheap chinese knock-offs, but kept looking for something better. In the end, I bought Raceface Chesters in matching neon green.
An upgrade, is not really an upgrade if the part needs to be replaced. Right?
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Old 07-10-18, 07:27 AM
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I think you can still upgrade a worn out component. It's an upgrade! Replacing like with like wouldn't be an upgrade.
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Old 07-10-18, 04:03 PM
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your rules, I say upgrade all you want and I will not say a thing
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