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Steel Bike Weighing 9.6 lbs More Than Titanium BIke Climbs Just As Well!

Bicycle Quarterly

Did I get your attention with that headline? It was inspired by an article I read in the most recent issue of Bicycle Quarterly, a fantastic, niche magazine published by Jan Heine. In this issue, Jan tested a titanium bike

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Gobsmacked! Weight and rotational inertia!

I’m “gobsmacked”, as the Brits would say. A few weeks ago, I took a week off to ride my bike. In place of my Coto Doñana Tour, I rode a vintage lightweight steel bike with 650c wheels. For this trip,

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