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Old 11-19-2012, 07:04 AM   #31
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Good test of BST vs OEM CBR600RR wheels. Probably the biggest improvement you can make to the bike. Especially in braking.
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Old 11-19-2012, 08:41 AM   #32
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^nice video. Too bad those wheels costs more then half my bike. Are those even allowed to be used on races? It's a hard sell when RR's cost $12k and those are $3-4k. I mean if its a Benz or Porsche you can justify the $ but not on our bikes.
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Old 12-10-2012, 05:18 PM   #33
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Damn those are ugly! I'm not in the market for CF rims so I don't have to pick form over function thankfully!
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Old 12-10-2012, 05:43 PM   #34
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+1 to being ugly...
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Old 12-10-2012, 05:53 PM   #35
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Those have got to be the ugliest wheels I've ever seen in my life. I don't like the 3-spoke stockers, but I have to say that if somebody gave me those for nothing, I would just try to turn around and sell them. They are absolutely horrendous. I actually saw the real thing at the Milan bike show a few weeks ago and they look just as bad in person. As for the form over function argument, I'm not even near a point where I could take advantage of a big loss of weight there. Never, never and never for something that ugly.
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Old 12-10-2012, 09:05 PM   #36
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I would rock them.....

from years of ugly,painful suffering (bicycle racing),

I know what a big difference lighter wheels make.

I also learned that lighter was not always better...painfully
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Old 12-10-2012, 09:15 PM   #37
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I think they look great!!!

I bet they are $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$
These for a R6 are going for $2,300.....
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