>Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2008 20:10:19 -0500
>Subject: [CR] Columbus KL tubeset
>Did Columbus KL have any rider weight restrictions/ performance limitations?
Columbus KL, like Columbus Record, had a recommended max. rider weight of 125 pounds. For SL and SLX, it was 150 pounds, and 200 for SP.
Obviously, these limits weren't always observed!
KL main tubes were 0.7/0.5/0.7 mm of wall thickness. Published tubeset weight was 1670 grams (vs. 1925 for SL, 1959 for SLX, and 2295 for SP).
Greg 'like, totally tubular' Parker
Ann Arbor, Michigan