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Postby Dan » Tue Mar 12, 2013 1:46 pm

Anyone after a 130mm stem for a vintage rebuild? Planet X has 3ttt Record 84 (Black, 130mm only) for $44 delivered.

http://www.planet-x-bikes.co.uk/i/q/ST3 ... quill_stem

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Postby marckietan » Wed Mar 13, 2013 11:41 am

Mekk Carbon Roadie with mix of 105 and Tiagra componentry for $999 at Cell Bikes....only for 48 hours
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Postby ball bearing » Wed Mar 13, 2013 10:37 pm

Exposure 2013 Diablo Mk4 preorder from Wiggle for $167.22

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Postby AUbicycles » Thu Mar 14, 2013 11:12 am

Jenson USA are having an 'Scratch and Dent' Outlet type sale starting on March 19 at 9am US time.

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Postby AUbicycles » Thu Mar 14, 2013 11:13 am

Torpedo7 are currently promoting a site wide sale saving up to 60% (over 500,000 items)

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Postby petal665 » Thu Mar 14, 2013 11:19 am

Torpedo 7 has a constant 'site wide sale'. I get emails every day :)

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Postby Dan » Thu Mar 14, 2013 12:18 pm

Neo Primato frameset. $1600. Buy buy buy! For me!

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Postby Ellipsis » Thu Mar 14, 2013 4:46 pm

Free Shipping on Halo Headbands/Caps/Visors

http://store.haloheadband.com/default.asp

Use haloship in the coupon box.
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Postby snark » Thu Mar 14, 2013 4:56 pm

Ellipsis wrote:Free Shipping on Halo Headbands/Caps/Visors

http://store.haloheadband.com/default.asp

Use haloship in the coupon box.


Poop, my two new headbands arrived just a week or two ago :(.

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Postby thomashouseman » Thu Mar 14, 2013 5:04 pm

Ellipsis wrote:Free Shipping on Halo Headbands/Caps/Visors

http://store.haloheadband.com/default.asp

Use haloship in the coupon box.


Thanks, I needed a new one. Three years the last one lasted, pretty ratty now though.

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Postby Mulger bill » Thu Mar 14, 2013 5:18 pm

snark wrote:
Ellipsis wrote:Free Shipping on Halo Headbands/Caps/Visors

http://store.haloheadband.com/default.asp

Use haloship in the coupon box.


Poop, my two new headbands arrived just a week or two ago :(.

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So Halos really are THAT good?
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Postby tkhoo » Thu Mar 14, 2013 5:44 pm

So Halos really are THAT good?


Yep. What they don't absorb they divert away from your eyes effectively.

This is such a dangerous thread to read. I've ordered 2.

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Postby find_bruce » Thu Mar 14, 2013 6:48 pm

tkhoo wrote:
So Halos really are THAT good?


Yep. What they don't absorb they divert away from your eyes effectively.

This is such a dangerous thread to read. I've ordered 2.

+1 I was cynical so only ordered 1 which arrived a week ago but already I am in love - no more sweat dripping down into my eyes.
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Postby thomashouseman » Thu Mar 14, 2013 6:54 pm

Mulger bill wrote:
So Halos really are THAT good?


Better! I never wear my helmet without it.

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Postby MichaelB » Thu Mar 14, 2013 6:57 pm

tkhoo wrote:
So Halos really are THAT good?


Yep. What they don't absorb they divert away from your eyes effectively.

This is such a dangerous thread to read. I've ordered 2.


+1 to that.

I bought 2 on ebay recently - USD$17 ea shipped. Even cheaper than the halo store !!

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Postby sblack » Thu Mar 14, 2013 8:13 pm

MichaelB wrote:I bought 2 on ebay recently - USD$17 ea shipped. Even cheaper than the halo store !!
But it's US$12.95 each on the store with free shipping?
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Postby MichaelB » Thu Mar 14, 2013 8:33 pm

sblack wrote:
MichaelB wrote:I bought 2 on ebay recently - USD$17 ea shipped. Even cheaper than the halo store !!
But it's US$12.95 each on the store with free shipping?


Not the full head cover ones

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Postby Ellipsis » Thu Mar 14, 2013 9:24 pm

MichaelB wrote:
sblack wrote:
MichaelB wrote:I bought 2 on <a class="vglnk" title="Link added by VigLink" target="_blank" rel="nofollow" href="http://www.ebay.com/"><span>ebay</span></a> recently - USD$17 ea shipped. Even cheaper than the halo store !!
But it's US$12.95 each on the store with free shipping?


Not the full head cover ones


Yeah Halo Headbands are the ducks nuts! You can get the plain bands a little cheaper from eBay sellers, but the caps and visors are the same price and shipping is added on top of that.

I got the visor for running.
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Postby snark » Thu Mar 14, 2013 9:57 pm

Mulger bill wrote:So Halos really are THAT good?


Absolutely. I'm a sweater even in winter. I've had a pair for about three years, and they only just starting letting a bit of sweat through. I had no qualms whatsoever about getting some more of the same.

I had some torpedo7 bandanas before that, and there's no comparison.

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Postby Mulger bill » Fri Mar 15, 2013 7:29 am

Thanks Gents :D
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Postby kukamunga » Fri Mar 15, 2013 8:02 am

All this talk of halos makes y'all sound like a bunch of saints!

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Postby sblack » Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:48 am

MichaelB wrote:
sblack wrote:
MichaelB wrote:I bought 2 on ebay recently - USD$17 ea shipped. Even cheaper than the halo store !!
But it's US$12.95 each on the store with free shipping?


Not the full head cover ones

Ok, makes sense now. Interestingly after a quick search on ebay it seams the bandanna is available cheaper than the headband.
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Postby Mulger bill » Fri Mar 15, 2013 7:51 pm

MichaelB wrote:
sblack wrote:
MichaelB wrote:I bought 2 on ebay recently - USD$17 ea shipped. Even cheaper than the halo store !!
But it's US$12.95 each on the store with free shipping?


Not the full head cover ones


Haven't pulled the trigger yet, wait until me current Cell order comes in. So...

Pros and cons VS the straight headband please? Any users are welcome to chime in.

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Postby reefer » Fri Mar 15, 2013 8:33 pm

Well, after seeing this, I have ordered 2. I sweat a heap up here in Townsville, even at 5 in the morning. I recently tried a castelli summer headband and it works, for about 40 minutes. I ride for 2-3 hours so I hope these halo’s will be an improvement.

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Postby HappyHumber » Fri Mar 15, 2013 8:49 pm

Any of you Halo proponents have a boofhead like mine?
Like my frames.. I need about a 60cm in a hat size. :(

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