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PostPosted: Sun Jun 05, 2011 11:18 am 
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Hi all

Frame: Scott Scale pro (1045g)
Fork:Rock Shox Reba 29 RL / Air spring
Brakes: Avid Elixir 5 with XX rotors. (rotors 96g each)
Shifters:X0 (224g)
Crank:XX (670g) change from X0 triple(683g)
Rear de: X0 (192g)
Front de: X0 (136) (old SLX 146g)
Wheels: American Classic 29ers claimed weight 1600 (not confirmed) but saved me 550g in total with kassett tires rotors and Qr's
Tires: Conti X-king Race Sport
Stem:NewUltimate (99g)
Handlebar:OEM scott part (had a NewUltimate Scandium 660mm but didnt like the sweep it had)
Grips: KCNC (14g)(old OEM scott grips 118g)
seatposte:Ritchey WCS from a Scale 29 RC. (224g) (old Scott OEM poste 302g)
Seat clamp:Ratio Carbon (12g) (Old Scott OEM 40g)
Seat: Specialized Romin
Pedals: Time XE (a hole 300g)

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 Post subject: Re: Scott Scale 29 pro
PostPosted: Sun Jun 05, 2011 9:06 pm 
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Looks heavy - this forum is for light bikes!

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 Post subject: Re: Scott Scale 29 pro
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okay - I like it a little bit :-P

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 Post subject: Re: Scott Scale 29 pro
PostPosted: Tue Jun 07, 2011 6:31 pm 
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Wonderful!
Definitely looking forward to your weight reductions on this.
Take a search through this forum (Introduce Yourself/Gallery) and you'll find a few Scott Scale 29er's that have been tuned down to a nice weight, they may serve as inspiration/advice.

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 Post subject: Re: Scott Scale 29 pro
PostPosted: Tue Jun 21, 2011 8:04 am 
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a little upgrade..

new grips ergon Gx1 (thx to this tread, i wanted to try them out viewtopic.php?f=10&t=87449&hilit=rocky&start=0 )

and then i swaped the X0 triple crankset out for a XX 39-26... A triple crankset has no place on a 29'er :D

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 Post subject: Re: Scott Scale 29 pro
PostPosted: Wed Jun 22, 2011 9:33 am 
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Like it. Glad that the message is getting out.

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 Post subject: Re: Scott Scale 29 pro
PostPosted: Fri Feb 17, 2012 9:55 pm 
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A nice little upgrade. just got American classic wheels on it. shaved about 550g in total with the tires rotors kasset.

Really looking forward to get out and feel the diffrence :D

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2012 3:40 am 
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If you're looking for weight savings, the stock handlebar on that bike (on mine at least) was 274g. Should be able to drop at least 100g with no sweat there.


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2012 5:17 am 
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You could probably shed close to 174g actually! Look into Mt. Zoom or Mortop handlebars.

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2012 6:49 am 
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clarkson wrote:
If you're looking for weight savings, the stock handlebar on that bike (on mine at least) was 274g. Should be able to drop at least 100g with no sweat there.



Yeah its heavy. Looking for a 700mm flabar enve would be nice but the money is only going to reach to a truvativd. But still a lot lighter than the stock


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2012 9:55 am 
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What about an easton ec70 wide? Something like 700mm, 125g claimed and not crazy money?

Nice bike, how do you find the AC wheels? Keep hearing mixed reviews but must admit I'm sorely tempted by them!


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2012 10:10 pm 
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I'm sorry, I forgot to mention the other ridiculous one on there is the grips:

Scott Lock-on - 118g!!
Foam grips - 20g (I got some on sale for $3).
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2012 7:07 am 
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Also QR -shave for 40 g.


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2012 7:25 am 
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clarkson wrote:
I'm sorry, I forgot to mention the other ridiculous one on there is the grips:

Scott Lock-on - 118g!!
Foam grips - 20g (I got some on sale for $3).
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wow, thats what hav been holding me back in the races :D

I have been looking at some esi grips, not as light as 20g but they sound good and still under halfe the weight of the scott grips.

QRs are also on the future list of things that need to go :D

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 19, 2012 7:27 pm 
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oh an updated buildlist.

Frame: Scott Scale pro
Fork:Rock Shox Reba 29 RL / Air spring
Brakes: Avid Elixir 5 with XX rotors. (rotors 96g each)
Shifters:X0 (224g)
Crank:XX (670g) change from X0 triple(683g)
Rear de: X0 (192g)
Front de: X0 (136) (old SLX 146g)
Wheels: American Classic 29ers claimed weight 1600 (not confirmed) but saved me 550g in total with kassett tires rotors and Qr's
Tires: Conti X-king Race Sport
Stem:NewUltimate (99g)
Handlebar:OEM scott part (had a NewUltimate Scandium 660mm but didnt like the sweep it had)
seatposte:Ritchey WCS from a Scale 29 RC. (224g) (old Scott OEM poste 302g)
Seat clamp:Ratio Carbon (12g) (Old Scott OEM 40g)
Seat: Specialized Romin
Pedals: Time XE (a hole 300g) But got a really got deal, 26 euros. So i can live with the ekstra weight there. Besides. Real WW's dont weigh the bikes with pedals right?


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