Lightweight Edelhelfer 18-gram Carbon Water Bottle Cage

The Lightweight Edelhelfer (German for “Precious Helper”) water bottle cage tips the scales at a claimed 18 grams. The crisscrossed retention loops mimic the carbon spokes on Lightweights’ wheels. It comes with two small alloy screws to hold the “Reserve Tank”, as they’re calling it, to your bike. Now, matching your handlebar tape, tires and […]

New Zipp SL Speed Carbon & Alumina Bottle Cages

Heck, if Lightweight can do it (here and here), so can Zipp. Now, those with somewhat limited budgets can also enjoy matching wheels, bars and bottle cages. Their new SL Speed carbon and Alumina alloy water bottle cages are designed for equally easy side and front bottle entry without giving up any security. The arms […]

Stuff of the TSEpic: PRO’s Tenacious, Lightweight UD Carbon Bottle Cage

At its most basic, the job of a bottle cage is a simple one:  to hold a water bottle.  Simple, yes- easy, no.  Sure, there are $10 aluminum models out there that’ll generally do the trick (and stainless or Ti models that will do the trick more.. trick-ly).  But–judging by what we see on the […]

Lightweight Introduces Rennbugel, a 168g Carbon Fiber Road Bike Handlebar

The new Lightweight Rennbügel handlebar joins the recent carbon water bottle cage and accompanying bidon in their expanding, non-wheel lineup. The Rennbügel has a nicely shaped drop but maintains the classic round tube profile, mixing old style with newer ergonomics. They say it’s stiff enough to point you where you want to go but built […]

Lightweight Offers ReserveTank Water Bottle for Edelhefer Carbon Cage

To compliment its new Edelhelfer 18-gram carbon water bottle cage, German carbon bicycle wheel manufacturer Lightweight is now offering the RESERVETANK water bottles. Available in two sizes (500ml or 750ml), the RESERVETANK features a super-wide mouth for easy cleaning, and its classy minimalist graphics offer a stylish match with the Edelhelfer cage. Retail price on the […]