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Old 16-06-2021, 04:23 PM
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Yes! I like that... I will definitely try and get one.

My problem (As Steve and Spunky know) I have no confidence it ordering size. It could be anywhere from XL to 3XL. It will be a palaver trying to exchange it from here.

Maybe I should wait and hear from someone who gets on to report of the sizing.

As an aside, anyone know what the 249 stands for?
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Old 16-06-2021, 08:04 PM
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As an aside, anyone know what the 249 stands for?
Number of times Geoff played got Palace.

I've ordered a medium.
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Old 16-06-2021, 09:53 PM
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Number of times Geoff played got Palace.

I've ordered a medium.
Great - adds a little more to the Palace link if anyone asks... thanks Steve.

The size guide in the link is not specifically for cycle shirts, but for men's tops in general which is adding to my quandary. I may just go for XL and hope for the best.
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Old 17-06-2021, 03:09 PM
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I see on the Palace website that 25% of the "profits" on the GT8 wear goes to Geoff's charities.

I have to say I would rather it was 25% of the sale price.
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Old 18-06-2021, 08:14 AM
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I see on the Palace website that 25% of the "profits" on the GT8 wear goes to Geoff's charities.

I have to say I would rather it was 25% of the sale price.
Yes, it really should be more.
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Old 20-07-2021, 12:10 PM
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Old 22-07-2021, 08:17 PM
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Old 24-07-2021, 03:35 PM
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Finally got the new bike...

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Old 24-07-2021, 04:04 PM
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Oooh tasty. Looks a lot like mine.
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Old 24-07-2021, 04:17 PM
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Beutiful. Red goes so nicely with titanium.
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Old 24-07-2021, 04:39 PM
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Old 25-07-2021, 02:16 PM
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Bare Titanium looks lovely.
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Old 25-07-2021, 02:21 PM
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Old 25-07-2021, 05:11 PM
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Old 26-07-2021, 12:52 AM
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Nice bike stevek. I have mudguards on my Canyon Grail (its winter here in Melbourne) they are a game changer. Really keep the crap off you and the majority of your bike. Enjoy the new ride!
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Old 26-07-2021, 05:38 AM
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I always have mudguards. It should have proper mudguards on it rather than those clip on ones, but they were out of stock. They will be sending them to me when they've got them.
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Hoping spunky sees this - love the SRAM Rival 1x11 gearing on my ti bike, but not so enamoured of the bottom bracket which is a SRAM gxp - I seem to have to clean it too often and the caps on the ball bearing thingy are pretty flimsy.
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Old 01-08-2021, 11:25 AM
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I generally replace like for like, to be certain of compatibility, but. I agree they're not great. If you can get one the nukeproof ones claim to be amazing, with ti nitride coated bearings and I think they offer a 2 year guarantee on them. And they come in pretty colours
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They have Nukeproof SRAM GXP and SRAM DUB, are they interchangeable, or do I need to get GXP? (sorry spunky)
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