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Old 09-24-08, 02:19 PM
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great job to the OP. good stuff.
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Old 09-24-08, 07:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Lenkeit View Post
Nothing like reviving a dead thread for no reason.

FAIL.
+1

Originally Posted by DasProfezzional View Post
They're probably made by RPM like every other cheap crank. Bulletproof, FSA, you name it. All the same.
FSA makes RPM smarty.

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great job to the OP. good stuff.
Thanks to you for once again reviving this turd.
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Old 09-24-08, 07:56 PM
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Originally Posted by MIN View Post
lipstick on a pig would be zipps on a pista. crank polishing is neither ostentacious or expensive.
What's wrong with zipps on a pista?
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Old 09-24-08, 08:15 PM
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Originally Posted by MIN View Post
I challenge you to ride Touros vs Campy Record and find a ride difference. Double dog dare ya. The differences are mostly aesthetic and in manufacturing tolerances/quality.
I don't know, perfectly round out of the box, so no tension problems on your chain, you can definitely feel that when riding.

But you are correct on the aesthetic/manufacturing/tolerances/quality: but isn't that the point of a good crankset?

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Old 09-24-08, 08:27 PM
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so, if i keep my truvativ crank set on my bike, what can i expect?
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Old 09-24-08, 09:14 PM
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the reason you feel that when you're riding is because your chain is too tight.

if you keep those cranks on your bike, you can expect the same as you would with any crank set. only maybe not as pretty.
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