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    I'm not much of a weight weenie but this Ib13 alchemists looks really interesting

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    Reminds me of all the super shiny crap that barely worked back in the 90's.
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    Really...

    For example the shape of conventional rims have been bound by the requirement of extrusion molding technics but now with the new development in composite rims most of the restrictions are lifted like in this case, same with the hubs and seat post.

    I find them brilliant

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    Potentially brilliant until you have to clean clay off of them, pay for them, or source replacement parts, because they bankrupted themselves with innovation....
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    Quote Originally Posted by rideit View Post
    Potentially brilliant until you have to clean clay off of them, pay for them, or source replacement parts, because they bankrupted themselves with innovation....
    Well made points... Except people pay a lot of money for much less innovative parts, Emve comes to mind..

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    Yes, but easier to clean!
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    Well, I think they at least look pretty bad ass.
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    Quote Originally Posted by rideit View Post
    Yes, but easier to clean!
    I don't even think that is as big of a issue, nothing a nice thick brush can not cure at least..

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    Quote Originally Posted by patineto View Post
    I don't even think that is as big of a issue, nothing a nice thick brush can not cure at least..
    Oh, my friend...you are not acquainted with Bentonite, are you?
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    Quote Originally Posted by rideit View Post
    Oh, my friend...you are not acquainted with Bentonite, are you?
    No, no idea what is it...!?

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    Quote Originally Posted by patineto View Post
    No, no idea what is it...!?
    Okay I found it my self..

    Bentonite

    So besides the funky shapes what is the big difference with any other carbon parts in terms of cleaning..

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    Quote Originally Posted by patineto View Post
    Okay I found it my self..

    Bentonite

    So besides the funky shapes what is the big difference with any other carbon parts in terms of cleaning..
    That's it, really. They look 'stickier' for slime and grime than smooth shapes. Just a practical fundamental, IMO. Don't get me wrong, I would love to test some out!
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