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 Post subject: Felt F1 Custom
PostPosted: Wed Jan 01, 2014 3:28 pm 
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Didn't set out to build the lightest possible - just for once in my bike life I wanted to do a build where I bought exactly the spec I wanted - no upgrades required - or lusted after!

Felt F1 2013:
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Size: 58cm

Wheels: Wheelsmith Race38 T23 http://www.wheelsmith.co.uk/race38-t23

Groupset: Shimano Dura Ace 9000

Bars: 3T Ergosum Pro 44cm

Stem: 3T ARX Stealth 100mm 6 degree

Seatpost: 3T Ionic 25 Stealth

Saddle: Fizik Antares Versus

Bar Tape: Specialized Roubaix

Tyres: Schwalbe One tubular 24mm

Weight: 14.86lbs/6.74kg with pedals and Garmin mount but no bottle cage.

Notes: Don't want to go carbon bars or stem. Going to see how my back holds out this year before I slam the stem :)


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 Post subject: Re: Felt F1 Custom
PostPosted: Wed Jan 01, 2014 5:02 pm 
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nice bike man, it came out great.


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 Post subject: Re: Felt F1 Custom
PostPosted: Wed Jan 01, 2014 5:31 pm 
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good-looking "no-nonsense" bike, consistent settings. you could save some weight by using carbon bar of 3t, but this is not important.

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 Post subject: Re: Felt F1 Custom
PostPosted: Wed Jan 01, 2014 8:04 pm 
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Bling bling. Two thumbs up. :thumbup: :thumbup:

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 Post subject: Re: Felt F1 Custom
PostPosted: Wed Jan 01, 2014 8:21 pm 
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That looks awesome. At that total weight you don't need carbon :-)


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 Post subject: Re: Felt F1 Custom
PostPosted: Wed Jan 01, 2014 11:45 pm 
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Very Nice indeed.

Are you in the UK?


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 Post subject: Re: Felt F1 Custom
PostPosted: Thu Jan 02, 2014 9:34 am 
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Da bidness! :thumbup:


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 Post subject: Re: Felt F1 Custom
PostPosted: Thu Jan 02, 2014 10:08 am 
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Like the geometry and the 1k CF of the Felt.
Looking forward to the slammed stem look.
Well done.

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 Post subject: Re: Felt F1 Custom
PostPosted: Thu Jan 02, 2014 11:46 am 
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beautiful. this groupset is flawless. i would trade my 7900 for this one :)


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 Post subject: Re: Felt F1 Custom
PostPosted: Fri Jan 03, 2014 4:53 pm 
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Krull - your spot on: a good solid "no-nonsense" build is what I wanted - have spent too many years with MTB and Road mucking about with oddball set ups - a good solid, consistent bike lets me get on with the job of trying to pedal her faster :)


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