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    Carbon rocker

    Does anyone know the weight difference between the new carbon rocker on the Jet 9 RDO and the old aluminum one? I am wondering whether it's worth buying the part to upgrade?

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    Carbon rocker

    Anyone, anyone...

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    No but the frame with the Maxle & carbon rockers is the same weight as the open drop out frame.

    So somewhere around the weight of a Maxle so not worth the money.

    Put the money somewhere else IMO.
    I have a 6 Berth Motorhome that I rent out . It is based in Tauranga, New Zealand

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    Quote Originally Posted by muzzanic View Post
    No but the frame with the Maxle & carbon rockers is the same weight as the open drop out frame.

    So somewhere around the weight of a Maxle so not worth the money.

    Put the money somewhere else IMO.
    Problem is when you run out of "somewhere else" to put the money on a bike, you end up with muzzanic like thoughts for another project bike...
    <Insert Quiver>

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    Quote Originally Posted by NS2000X View Post
    Problem is when you run out of "somewhere else" to put the money on a bike, you end up with muzzanic like thoughts for another project bike...
    Now that would be bad
    I have a 6 Berth Motorhome that I rent out . It is based in Tauranga, New Zealand

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    Besides from weight....what is the price??

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    Quote Originally Posted by sand0kan View Post
    Besides from weight....what is the price??
    Good questions both. Trying to find out from my "deala" (New Orleans accent). I guess the first could be answered by finding out what the weight of a rear maxle usually is.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sand0kan View Post
    Besides from weight....what is the price??
    $2899 - but you get a free front half of the frame with it.

    I know not a constructive comment.

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    Carbon rocker

    Wish that was THE price over here in Europe

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