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PostPosted: Wed Apr 25, 2012 3:25 am 
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Beware putting Shimano, and Specialized parts on a Cervelo S3, will make for an unusually heavy bike.

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PostPosted: Wed May 16, 2012 7:34 pm 
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Amazing bike, both looks and quality....


Can you say how much your bike weighs?


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PostPosted: Thu May 31, 2012 5:08 am 
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Chaingang wrote:
Nice bike lee16 :thumbup: Just bought the same wheels like you. http://www.wielertoerist.be/forum/viewt ... 63&t=44298" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; I love them. I use Yellow King brake pads but a yellow line is now on the wheels. :twisted: With brake pads are you using?

Good luck with youre bike. :wink:



Im using the Zipp pads.
Ill get the bike weighed this week. Its pretty light.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 04, 2012 1:38 pm 
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How do you like those Sprinter Tires? I'm debating those, possibly the Gatorskin version for durability. I have 404 FC coming in 2 weeks and they will be my first tubular!


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 05, 2012 12:00 am 
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"Murdered Out" usually refers to all black.

Nice bike though.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 12:30 pm 
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Does 'Murdered Out' mean ANYTHING, outside of downtown LA?

As a Brit, Murdered Out would mean that it has been killed, I would presume. I expected to see a crashed bike here.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 2:55 pm 
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It was the OP's failed attempt at saving the thread title, because the beware warning was such a hit.

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PostPosted: Thu Jun 07, 2012 12:33 am 
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RTW wrote:
Does 'Murdered Out' mean ANYTHING, outside of downtown LA?

As a Brit, Murdered Out would mean that it has been killed, I would presume. I expected to see a crashed bike here.


It's a common term in the US which usually refers to something being all black, specifically a black automobile with black wheels. :smartass:

But what do I know... I live a mere 5 miles from Downtown L.A. :noidea:

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2012 9:42 am 
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How do you like those Sprinter Tires? I'm debating those, possibly the Gatorskin version for durability. I have 404 FC coming in 2 weeks and they will be my first tubular!


Sprinters are a really nice set of tubulars. Actually I have seen data indicating that these are Continentals tubulars with the lowest rolling resistance! Also quite puncture resistant...
I like these, because it is affordable to ride these, with a number of punctures each year (and they still roll great). I really like the Competitions also: But only use these for my time trial wheels: On the road they are to expensive when you get punctures.

I've tried Vittoria's tubulars, but they are to fragile for danish conditions (to many punctures).


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