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Is this Fizik worth it?

Old 05-06-12, 07:08 PM
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Is this Fizik worth it?

This fizik arione is going for about 22 on ebay currently. Few minutes left. It's used, shows wear. But for a saddle that's better than my All City, I may chance it. Opinions?

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Fizik-Arione...#ht_1163wt_172
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Old 05-06-12, 07:12 PM
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I just bid $150, good luck.
















jk. get it.
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Old 05-06-12, 07:14 PM
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it's a love or hate saddle. I love mine
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Old 05-06-12, 07:15 PM
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I'll chance it. I like to ride distances and my bum hates my All City saddle.
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Old 05-06-12, 07:25 PM
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Did you get it?

Went for 33 + 10S&H.
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Old 05-06-12, 07:29 PM
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I did. Hopefully my ass will love me. If not, $43 total isn't bad to test drive it.
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Old 05-06-12, 07:33 PM
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Originally Posted by hj.paul7 View Post
I did. Hopefully my ass will love me. If not, $43 total isn't bad to test drive it.
good stuff
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Old 05-06-12, 07:35 PM
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Could've test driven it for free at a bikeshop...
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Originally Posted by Sherblock View Post
Could've test driven it for free at a bikeshop...
None of the lbs here keep them in stock.

Edit: Only one sells them, but not in stock.
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Old 05-06-12, 09:15 PM
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Also retail Ariones are like 3 times as expensive as a takeoff Arione, for not much more value (other than less weight) as far as I can tell.
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That saddle was well-used. I would have passed.

Saddles get soft over time and people retire them. That one looked like it had a few thousand miles on it.
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Originally Posted by carleton View Post
....Saddles get soft over time and people retire them...
But I like it soft : ))))))
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Originally Posted by broakland View Post
But I like it soft : ))))))
Post an ad to your local Craigslist: "Sell me your old Fizik Arione Saddle" and you'll have one soon.
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Old 05-07-12, 11:43 AM
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Seemed like a decent find to me at that price
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