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    holy schnikes! niner ti cogs....

    Niner Cogalicious RDO Ti Cog

    i guess either i'm waaaayyy late in noticing these or hipper than thou....
    disclaimer: i (NO LONGER) live with my mom...

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    SICK! I want one.

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    Yes, you're absolutely way more hip, and must have a far greater net worth.
    Really - $129 for a single cog - just plain wow.
    Must chug gallons of Koolaid to even consider this over a $25 Surly.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Flyin_W View Post
    Yes, you're absolutely way more hip, and must have a far greater net worth.
    Really - $129 for a single cog - just plain wow.
    Must chug gallons of Koolaid to even consider this over a $25 Surly.
    Yea, I am with you man. I switch between an alloy cogalicious and a surly. Both are wonderful. I have yet to see any evident wear after a couple hundred miles on the alloy cog.

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    Nice cog.

    SPP
    Rigid.

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    phwoar...yummy
    I see hills.

    I want to climb them.

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    Porno

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    Quote Originally Posted by Flyin_W View Post
    Yes, you're absolutely way more hip, and must have a far greater net worth.
    Really - $129 for a single cog - just plain wow.
    Must chug gallons of Koolaid to even consider this over a $25 Surly.


    But it come in a 9iner tin!
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    Oh my. Those are quite nice.
    Check out www.zencyclery.com for fully customizable, handbuilt wheels.

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    Nice! I'm building my SS now and I really think I should add this to my list or...feed my kids. Hmmm. Choices, choices.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sprocket47 View Post
    Nice! I'm building my SS now and I really think I should add this to my list or...feed my kids. Hmmm. Choices, choices.


    Put the kids on half rations for awhile.

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    Are these US made? For the money they should be.

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    Too much

    The can should come filled with something like caviar from Russia or Something green and exotic from CO.
    We don't ride Kennedy because it's easy ... We ride it because it's hard!

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    Quote Originally Posted by tangaroo View Post
    Yea, I am with you man. I switch between an alloy cogalicious and a surly. Both are wonderful. I have yet to see any evident wear after a couple hundred miles on the alloy cog.
    just cause i think they are the cat's meow doesn't mean i can afford em...but i can always look
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    The can should have a $50 bill in it too. Nice bike pr0n though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ask View Post
    The can should have a $50 bill in it too. Nice bike pr0n though.
    Would be more reasonable with a $50 in the can.

    If the cog were handmade I could see a price tag of $130, but not for one that is machine cut. Heck the CK stainless cogs are only $50 out the door and have yet to wear one out.

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    Jokes aside, is this really more for bling or is the theory that a TI cog would last much longer than any other material? I have each of the Surly, Niner, and now CK and they're all good as new. Well, maybe slightly noticeable wear on the Niner but that's a given.

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    Paging: Crazy 8 or HBC

    I gonna guess that there is some heavy wear and tear on the cutting tools and cost for higher labor on these? Oh and it says Niner on it ! Paging: Machinist ...
    We don't ride Kennedy because it's easy ... We ride it because it's hard!

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    hey you know what's stupid? Titanium cogs, that's what.

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    what if HBC was contracted to machine this? hmmm..
    everything sucks but my vacuum cleaner.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fishcreek View Post
    what if HBC was contracted to machine this? hmmm..
    If it is, then I should order one now for my 2016 SS build...
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    ^^ Perhaps, Niner feels a void in the niche market created by Boone & HBC has grown to be worth pursuit.

    To those willing to play roulette with HBC, or eBay for a used Boone then $130 may seem a real steal.

    Until I start pooping gold nuggets, I'll be mashing away on a Surly.

    ... tapas
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    +1 on Surly ... @ 21.99 they are great for finding what gear you are gonna stick with. Maybe if you are gonna be in say 32x21 90% of the time...nah ... to much! I splurged on an hbc 19t but my other 3 boys are Surly's. Name:  1110120819.jpg
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    We don't ride Kennedy because it's easy ... We ride it because it's hard!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ancient rascal View Post
    +1 on Surly ... @ 21.99 they are great for finding what gear you are gonna stick with. Maybe if you are gonna be in say 32x21 90% of the time...nah ... to much! I splurged on an hbc 19t but my other 3 boys are Surly's. Name:  1110120819.jpg
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    32x21? Is that for trials?

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    Check out the HBC thread. People have been waiting a year for a product. Considering they have my money and still no cog, it almost justifies getting the Niner ti model without the hassle of dealing with HBC.

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