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On the next models down from the top, the mandrel onto which the carbon is layered is made out of EPS (Styrofoam) with harder molded pieces at the head tube and bottom bracket. The entire thing is encased in a (nylon) tubular plastic bag (the bladder) that is inflated once the whole carbon-wrapped piece is in the mold. Photo: Lennard Zinn |