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Old 03-13-19, 12:21 PM
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Originally Posted by Chi_Z View Post
I do not know how many prototypes they made and how they tested the carbon laying compositions but making a bike in a single type of carbon (T800 in this case) would result in a poor ride quality. A good carbon bike requires stiff high modulus carbon in the BB and softer low modulus carbon in headtube and seat stays. Also laying thickness, epoxy composition, require large amount of R&D investment to perfect. There is a considerable ride quality difference from a $500 Chinese open mold to a $4000 S-Work, I have a feeling this frame will be closer to the $500 open mold
That's quite a bit of speculation. They claim to have done a lot of testing so I'm guesing it's more in the middle of that spectrum than towards the $500 end.
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