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Chinese 3t Scatto copy

Old 07-18-18, 08:54 AM
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Saw this while looking around online: 7VRN Carbon track bar - Handlebars and Handlebar Stems - Velodrome - Brooks Cycles

I've heard mostly positive things about the 7VRN frame, which was a BT knockoff.
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Old 07-22-18, 06:10 PM
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fwiw, those scatto knock-offs seemed pretty popular at junior nats and masters nats.
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Originally Posted by octopus magic View Post
So do you guys ban small built frames from your tracks (eg Yamaguchi/Sachs/*insert whatever NJS frame builder)? Do you ban people with products that are from companies that no longer exist (Colossi)? Or no longer have support in the United States (eg Dolan)?

I'm not trying to say that knock off products are actually good, I'm saying that it's a very slippery slope with how small the bicycle industry actually is, and how difficult it would be to actually enforce any sort of standard without going down a route a la NJS certification.

No one managed to even get any money out of Spinergy with their 4 spokes IIRC.
Boy, I wish I stumbled on these threads earlier. My Colossi is a nightmare of junk. So many build and quality issues. I'm late to read this thread. I regretting my $ expenditure.
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