HOT: Active* forum members generally gain 5% discount at starbike.com store!
Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Articles FAQ Contact About




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 6 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 6:45 pm 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jun 06, 2012 6:18 pm
Posts: 87
Hey guys. New to this forum but this is my first real racing road bike. I'm poor so don't judge me. The spinergy Wheelset is heavy coming in at I think 1695g but I'm a heavier ride at 215 and I heard that these wheels are good for heavier riders and won't need to be trued as often. And I also have a tri seat on my bike that is slanted downwards but I can ride 100 miles like that without pain... Have fsa aero handle bars. Dura ace 7800 everything except an Ultegra chain and compact fsa crank. Keo max 2 pedals. Comes in at about 16.5 pounds using my bathroom scale...
Attachment:
ImageUploadedByTapatalk1339004749.836160.jpg
ImageUploadedByTapatalk1339004749.836160.jpg [ 113.54 KiB | Viewed 1443 times ]


Top
 Profile  
 
Posted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 6:45 pm 


Top
  
 
PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 6:58 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri Sep 15, 2006 6:02 am
Posts: 2504
Location: On the bike
Welcome. When you get a chance, try and take a few pictures from the DS of the bike. It is the prettier side of the bike. :beerchug:

_________________
"Marginal gains are the only gains when all that's left to gain is in the margins."


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 7:07 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri Feb 11, 2011 3:04 am
Posts: 2545
Location: Mississippi
:welcome: Bike looks good!! Actually, I am quite keen on how those Spinergy's complete the look of the bike.....very aesthetically pleasing!

+1 on the DS pictures....and if it isn't too much trouble put her in the big ring and take the saddle bag off......bikes, like women, like to get gussied up for photos!

_________________
Cannondale Evo

http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=130192


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Jun 07, 2012 3:20 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jun 06, 2012 6:18 pm
Posts: 87
Hey. Just wanted to post the drive side of the bike and took off the saddle bag. I would provide close ups but I'm sure you guys have already seen set ups like this 3-4 years ago. Maybe one day I'll be able to afford a bike to make people drool about!
Attachment:
ImageUploadedByTapatalk1339035641.082370.jpg
ImageUploadedByTapatalk1339035641.082370.jpg [ 109.42 KiB | Viewed 1180 times ]


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Jun 07, 2012 4:29 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri Sep 15, 2006 6:02 am
Posts: 2504
Location: On the bike
Looks good. Just a helpful recommendation. Try to angle your saddle so that it is more level. You might feel more comfortable that way.

_________________
"Marginal gains are the only gains when all that's left to gain is in the margins."


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Jun 07, 2012 5:40 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jun 06, 2012 6:18 pm
Posts: 87
When I level out my saddle I get pain in my groin. Might be because I have a tri saddle but I can ride tons of miles with no pain right now. When I got my bike fitted, they thought it was bizarre but even they agreed that if you don't have pain then so be it. They didn't even try and sell me a saddle because they said if this current one doesn't hurt then keep it as is. But don't get me wrong, I wanna get a s-works toupe saddle cuz it would drop like 100g off my bike right off the bat.


Top
 Profile  
 
Posted: Thu Jun 07, 2012 5:40 am 


Top
  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 6 posts ] 


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], chayanat, Dalzhel, Look565w, MSNbot Media, Yahoo [Bot], Zak and 26 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Specialized Tarmac frame weights (basic, not S-Works etc)

in Road

MaxSE

4

920

Fri Sep 05, 2014 3:02 pm

Butcher View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. China 'Specialized S-Works Tarmac SL4' copy UPDATE on page 2

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Introduce Yourself / Gallery - Please use metric weights.

dudemanppl

17

6165

Fri Oct 10, 2014 11:07 pm

oreoboreo View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Tarmac S-Works Custom

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Introduce Yourself / Gallery - Please use metric weights.

jumma

22

2636

Thu Apr 23, 2015 3:04 pm

KonaSS View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. New S-Works Tarmac Red 22 6.13 kgs Build *12/09 5.89 kgs*

[ Go to page: 1, 2, 3 ]

in Introduce Yourself / Gallery - Please use metric weights.

mpower

40

5679

Sat Dec 27, 2014 12:21 am

brahl View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. 2015 s-works tarmac

[ Go to page: 1, 2 ]

in Introduce Yourself / Gallery - Please use metric weights.

DannyMarron87

24

7900

Wed Mar 11, 2015 5:49 am

em3 View the latest post


It is currently Mon Apr 27, 2015 4:50 pm

All times are UTC + 1 hour




Advertising   –  FAQ   –  Contact   –  Convert   –  About

© Weight Weenies 2000-2013
hosted by starbike.com


How to get rid of these ads? Just register!


Powered by phpBB