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zawijava
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CGEM and AVX counterweight dimensions
      #5771636 - 04/01/13 08:17 PM

Can anyone tell me if the 17 pound CGEM [not DX] cwt is the same diameter as the 11 pound AVX cwt? They both appear to have the same diameter and shape(flat surfaces) but the 17 pounder is thicker...

thanks,

Tim


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Geo.
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Re: CGEM and AVX counterweight dimensions new [Re: zawijava]
      #5773723 - 04/02/13 07:09 PM

Yes, the CGEM uses a 20mm counterweight shaft just like the CG-5 and all the other Vixen clones.

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zawijava
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Re: CGEM and AVX counterweight dimensions new [Re: Geo.]
      #5774183 - 04/02/13 09:38 PM

this I realize, but what I still don't have an answer to is: does the 17 pound CGEM cwt have the same diameter and shape as the 11 pound AVX cwt [only thicker]? thanks, Tim

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Yes, the CGEM uses a 20mm counterweight shaft just like the CG-5 and all the other Vixen clones.




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Whichwayisnorth
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Re: CGEM and AVX counterweight dimensions new [Re: zawijava]
      #5775817 - 04/03/13 03:31 PM

Nope. The CGEM cw is bigger around.

Bottom is an 11lb CGEM top is a 11lb avx.
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zawijava
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Re: CGEM and AVX counterweight dimensions new [Re: Whichwayisnorth]
      #5775958 - 04/03/13 04:42 PM

OK, that's good to know...guess I'll stick to the AVX 11 pounders. thanks! -Tim

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Nope. The CGEM cw is bigger around.

Bottom is an 11lb CGEM top is a 11lb avx.
Photo




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