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 Post subject: FRW Syrah Carbon 29er
PostPosted: Mon Sep 29, 2014 12:43 pm 
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hello

I want to show me second bike , this time it will be my 29er bike .

Frame: FRW Syrah Carbon 29er
Fork: Rock Shox Sid RLT 29" tapered
Headset: FSA
Seatpost clamp: FRW
Seatpost: Ritchey WCS Link Monolink 400mm
Seat: Selle Italia SLR Carbon monolink
Stem: Ritchey WCS C260 120mm/
Bar: Ritchey WCS Carbon 2x BAR 690mm
Bartape: Velo
Bottle Cage: FRW
Outer Cables: Gore Ride-on
Inner Cables: Gore Ride-on
Brakes: Formula The One
Brake Discs : Avid G2CS 160mm/160mm
Front derailleur: Shimano XTR FD-981
Rear derailleur: Shimano XTR RD-986 SGS
Crankset: XTR FC-985 40/28 (2x10)
Bottom Bracket: Shimano BB91 Press Fit
Chain: Shimano XTR CN-980
Shifters: Shimano XTR SL-980
Cassette: Shimano XTR CS-980 11-36
Wheels: Sram Rise 40
Inntertubes : Specialized
Tires: Specialized S-Works Fast Track
Pedals: Shimano XT PD-785

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 Post subject: FRW Syrah Carbon 29er
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 29, 2014 11:18 pm 
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Location: Glermsford, Suffolk U.K
I love those XTR cranks. They are the most beautiful thing shimano have made for 20 years shame there new effort is not as good looking.

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PostPosted: Tue Sep 30, 2014 6:41 pm 
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I haven't come across this brand before, it would be great to hear more about the frame and ride of the bike. How does it ride? Comfort? Stiffness? The frame certainly looks interesting with a huge BB area and cool detailing where the TT meets the seattube :thumbup: Of course the most important question... what is the weight on the frame/ bike? :D


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 30, 2014 7:45 pm 
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Weight of the bike and the frame is also question for me. I can give accurate information in about 1 week , when i will part this bike , and weight everythink . On the website i find information that the frame in M size weight 1230 gr , i will compare it :)

about comfort and stiffness i have not much to say , because i have ride on it about 600 km . I'll write something more in the next week, as soon as I get back from Rychlebské Stezky .


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 30, 2014 8:30 pm 
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How did you come across the brand? Is it rebadged Chinese generic stuff or designed with the brand's own ideas?

EDIT: I just googled Rychlebské Stezky- looks like an awesome place, have fun!


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 30, 2014 9:38 pm 
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I don't think that FRW is the chinese production. This is an Italian company founded by a former mountain rider Claudio Brusi .

Last year i decide to change me old 26er bike for a new 29er . I looking 1 month for a bike , one day i found it on internet , and just bought it . I change only stem and bar .


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 10, 2014 6:33 am 
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Seatpost: Ritchey WCS Link Monolink 400mm :arrow: Syntace P6 Carbon
Seat: Selle Italia SLR Carbon monolink :arrow: Smud-Carbon
Inntertubes : Specialized :arrow: Ritchey tubeless

at this moment FRW weight 9,74 kg

Next year i want to change my current wheelset for ZTR Crest / Dt Aerolite / Soul-Kozak , and then i can save about 400 gram .

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