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Stem wanted(6 posts)

Stem wantedDobeMan
Feb 22, 2002 9:02 PM
I just picked up a used Brodie Romax. Bike is nice except I need to swap out the stem pronto! It has a Brodie brand negative 5' rise (I know I can turn it upside down, but that won't solve the whole problem), 55mm length (c-c) stem on it now and it's a tad low and too long for me. Anyone have a used stem for me? I'm looking for about a 5' rise, maybe 35mm length (c-c) stem. Colour unimportant. Looking for a good fit, not glamour.

Feb 22, 2002 10:09 PM
OK, I'm a dumbass. Apparantly I don't know how to read a tape measure. My stem measures 135mm (5.5") and I need something around the 90-100mm mark. Still liking a 5' rise.

I might have one..Mitch2
Feb 23, 2002 6:52 AM
But it is a quill Icon Graphite stem 1 inch, 110 in length w/ a 15 degree rise. This came of my Trek X01 but it was too short for me.

Venice Beach, Ca
talk about dumbassJack S
Feb 23, 2002 7:25 AM
What good is a quill stem gonna do the guy when he's currently got a threadless setup????

I'd try Nashbar or someplace like that. You can get a house brand for $14.95, and they have a bunch of others on sale for <20
Got one!DobeMan
Feb 23, 2002 8:52 AM
Thanks guys but I just ordered a new one. Got a cheapie but it'll do the job and was priced low enough to make it worthwhile.

Sorry Jack aSs...Mitch2
Feb 23, 2002 9:42 PM
Missed the part about fli flopping the stem.

Have a nice day,
Venice Beach Ca