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A water bottle cage is deceptively simple. It has one purpose - to hold your water bottles safely and assuredly on your bike. It's good to add both those words, since you don't your water bottles flying out of their cages when you're in a pack ride situation. That's the safety factor. Then there is the assuredly part, which means that you want your water bottles to be secure in their cages while you're riding, not rattling around and causing any distraction while you're riding. You need to reliably get your hydration and nutrition while riding, and the right bike cages are necessary to do so. Cages were made mostly out of aluminum until the carbon material explosion took off in the 90's. Now, there is a wide range of carbon water bottle cages out there. But want to know something about aluminum versus carbon water bottle cages? The carbon cages are a whole lot of hype. First of all, there is the cost factor. You can put a price per gram that you save on your bike, be it from the weight of the bike cranks, the stem, the pedals, etc. And there isn't a whole lot of weight savings in carbon bottle cages. A comparable cage in a given brand's lineup of cages might weigh 48g in the aluminum version for $8, then 34g in the carbon version for $45. Is it really worth a $30+ price difference for 14g of weight savings? That works out to $2 per gram. You can figure comparable numbers for cost savings for other bike parts and realize there is potentially a lot more bang for your buck saving weight in other areas as compared to water bottle cages. And second of all, carbon cages have a known history of sometimes self-destructing under duress. What comes to mind when saying this is many stories about carbon bottle cages cracking and falling apart, in essence, while bombing hills at high speeds. No one particular brand is thought of when saying this, but you could do, and should do, research on the reliability of a particular carbon water bottle cage before buying one. There are also titanium water bottle cages, by the way, which clock in at about the same weight as carbon ones. The most famous titanium water bottle cage out there is the King bottle cage, known for being a very high quality, long-lasting bottle cage. Long-lasting as in, for life. And with a weight in the sub 40g range, it's light. The only thing is, they come in natural titanium only, so you don't have color choices with them. All in all, you'll do just fine getting an aluminum bottle cage in the $2 to $10 range, knowing that each will weigh in at 40g to 60g. It should be mentioned, there are plastic composite material bottle cages such as theSpecialized cagesthat range from $10 to $20. There are also Profile water bottle cagesmade from advanced polymer plastic-like materials which have proven themselves very reliable, particularly for triathlon in the off-the-back bottle setups. These are sometimes listed as fiberglass water bottle cages. So there you have it - aluminum $2 to $10, plastic $10 to $20, carbon in the $20 to $50 range, and the rare titanium water bottle cages that run in the $50+ range.

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Snowboarding Cages
Portland Design Works Bar-ista Coffee Carrier
Portland Design Works Bar-ista Coffee Carrier
$19.99
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King Cages Stainless Steel Bottle Cage
King Cages Stainless Steel Bottle Cage
$18.00
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Arundel Stainless Steel Bottle Cage
Arundel Stainless Steel Bottle Cage
$27.95
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Elite Ciussi Gel Water Bottle Cage
Elite Ciussi Gel Water Bottle Cage
$19.99
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Arundel Tri Clamp
Arundel Tri Clamp
$54.99
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Arundel Mandible Carbon Cage
Arundel Mandible Carbon Cage
$69.99
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XLAB Aero TT Cage and Bottle
XLAB Aero TT Cage and Bottle
$69.95
At: Tri Village  
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King Cages Ti Water Bottle Cage
King Cages Ti Water Bottle Cage
$60.00
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Arundel Sport Cage
Arundel Sport Cage
$16.99
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Elite Gel Water Bottle Cage
Elite Gel Water Bottle Cage
$17.39
At: Jenson USA  
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Alloy Water Bottle Cage
Alloy Water Bottle Cage
$2.99
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Velocity Thermoplastic Bottle Cage
Velocity Thermoplastic Bottle Cage
$6.99
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Blackburn Competition Bottle Cage
Blackburn Competition Bottle Cage
$4.99
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Profile Design RM System1 Bottle Holder
Profile Design RM System1 Bottle Holder
$79.99
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Two Fish Quick Cage Water Bottle Adapter
Two Fish Quick Cage Water Bottle Adapter
$22.49
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Profile Design Karbon Kage
Profile Design Karbon Kage
$59.99
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King Cages Top Cap Cage Mount
King Cages Top Cap Cage Mount
$8.99
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Zipp Carbon Fiber Bottle Cage
Zipp Carbon Fiber Bottle Cage
$59.99
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Blackburn Camber CF Carbon Bottle Cage
Blackburn Camber CF Carbon Bottle Cage
$49.99
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Arundel Dave-O Carbon Cage
Arundel Dave-O Carbon Cage
$59.95
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Dimension Water Bottle Cage
Dimension Water Bottle Cage
$6.99
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Blackburn Chicane Bottle Cage
Blackburn Chicane Bottle Cage
$14.99
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Arundel Sport Cage
Arundel Sport Cage
$17.95
At: Jenson USA  
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Arundel Looney Bin Cage
$24.95
At: Brands Cycle  
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Arundel Looney Cage
Arundel Looney Cage
$24.95
At: Jenson USA  
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Arundel Stainless Steel Water Bottle Cage
$24.99
At: Brands Cycle  
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Arundel Stainless Steel Cage
Arundel Stainless Steel Cage
$27.95
At: Jenson USA  
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Arundel Flip Flop Cage
Arundel Flip Flop Cage
$29.99
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Profile Design Aqua Rack
Profile Design Aqua Rack
$49.99
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Arundel Trident Water Bottle Cage
$57.60
At: Brands Cycle  
➢ by Arundel
Arundel Dave-O Carbon Cage
Arundel Dave-O Carbon Cage
$59.95
At: Jenson USA  
➢ by Arundel
Arundel Other Sideloader Carbon Cage
Arundel Other Sideloader Carbon Cage
$59.95
At: Jenson USA  
➢ by Arundel
Arundel Trident Carbon Cage
Arundel Trident Carbon Cage
$59.95
At: Jenson USA  
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Arundel Sideloader Carbon Cage
Arundel Sideloader Carbon Cage
$59.95
At: Jenson USA  
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Arundel Mandible Water Bottle Cage, Black Gloss
$59.99
At: Brands Cycle  
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Arundel Mandible Carbon Cage
Arundel Mandible Carbon Cage
$69.95
At: Jenson USA  
➢ by Arundel
Roval Double Wheel Bag
Roval Double Wheel Bag
$0.97
At: eBay  
Mavic Wheel bag
Mavic Wheel bag
$0.98
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Mavic wheel Bag
Mavic wheel Bag
$0.99
At: eBay  
Mavic Single Wheel Bag
Mavic Single Wheel Bag
$8.95
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Sun Ringle Wheel Bag
Sun Ringle Wheel Bag
$10.00
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New Shimano Wheel Bag Single
New Shimano Wheel Bag Single
$14.00
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Nashbar Single Wheel Bag Black
Nashbar Single Wheel Bag Black
$14.99
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2016 Campagnolo Wheel Bag
2016 Campagnolo Wheel Bag
$15.00
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Shamano Single Wheel Bag
Shamano Single Wheel Bag
$15.00
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New Shimano Wheel Bag Single
New Shimano Wheel Bag Single
$15.00
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New Shimano Wheel Bag Single
New Shimano Wheel Bag Single
$15.00
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Loaded USA Wheel Bag
Loaded USA Wheel Bag
$15.00
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Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #2
Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #2
$18.00
At: eBay  
Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #1
Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #1
$18.00
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Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #5
Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #5
$18.00
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Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #7
Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #7
$18.00
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Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #3
Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #3
$18.00
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Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #8
Campagnolo Wheel Bag Single #8
$18.00
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Nashbar Single Wheel Bag
Nashbar Single Wheel Bag
$19.99
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BRIDGESTONE Wheel bag
BRIDGESTONE Wheel bag
$22.00
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Wheel Bag
Wheel Bag
$22.99
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M-Wave Wheel Bag
M-Wave Wheel Bag
$24.99
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MAVIC MTB WHEEL BAG, BRAND NEW
MAVIC MTB WHEEL BAG, BRAND NEW
$26.85
At: eBay