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PostPosted: Sat May 08, 2010 11:21 pm 
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Just taken ownership of a new Wilier. It's absolutely stock atm and weighs in at 7.81kg. Granted, it's not the lightest, but I'm more than happy with it being stock. After getting a fitting, a large frame was right for me. What do you guys think?

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 Post subject: Re: Wilier Izoard Athena
PostPosted: Sun May 09, 2010 1:43 am 
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Beautiful looking frame! Bravo! :D

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is that a 1098R behind it??


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Bellissima! :D


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 Post subject: Re: Wilier Izoard Athena
PostPosted: Sun May 09, 2010 4:20 am 
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Was there the option for the alloy cranks? As they might have been an ever closer match - hard to know though without seeing some on it.

Otherwise fantastic! And i hope you're a Reds supporter :P

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Nice! :thumbup:

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PostPosted: Sun May 09, 2010 11:26 am 
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no offence.. but i'd rather have the Ducati.. :shock:


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I like it. I also wonder about how the alloy cranks would look.

And I also would like to borrow the Ducati this weekend, please.

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+1 on the Ducati.
But it's a beautiful bike!

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Never mind the bike, the secrets to a lawn like that would be even more handy!

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Show us Ducati :!: :!: :!: :up: :thumbup:

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Ducati you say? It's an 848 rather than the 1098...

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If I may drag this back on topic for a moment :lol: there was an alloy option available in the shop but I wanted a bit of carbon bling. And to my eye the carbon set of the front end better than the alloy but point taken. As for the lawn, weekly evening cutting and lots and lots of water [which is kindly provided for by British summer] :lol: 8)

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:thumbup: Very nice Izoard, which is the nicest Wilier model IMO.

The 848 :thumbup: and it also has Termignoni on :shock:

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PostPosted: Sun Apr 10, 2011 4:33 pm 
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Couple of more photos with my new Reynolds Assaults...

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It looks great with the new wheels!! What is the new weight?


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