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Carbon manipulation

  • By Nick Legan
  • Published Jun. 17, 2011
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The down tube is flattened where it meets the bottom bracket for maximum lateral stiffness. That's the beauty of composites, they can be manipulated into shapes that other materials can't manage as easily.

The down tube is flattened where it meets the bottom bracket for maximum lateral stiffness. That’s the beauty of composites, they can be manipulated into shapes that other materials can’t manage as easily.

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