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 Post subject: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:11 pm 
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I just picked this up from a forum member. I haven't gotten to take it outside yet but I can't wait. Still need bottle cages but it's pretty much done. 6.3kg as pictured.

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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 3:42 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 5:51 pm 
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Indeed, ride it as is, good to go. :beerchug:


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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 6:13 pm 
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Very clean! I like it.

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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 6:18 pm 
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Sorry, but a Canondale crank on a Focus just seems wrong to me.
Otherwise, it's a nice bike. The paintjob reminds me a bit of BMC's TRC01 from back in the days.

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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 7:26 pm 
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Cannondale cranks look great on any BB30 frame. I do think black ano would look better then polished though.

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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 7:59 pm 
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Nice bike.. Cannondale crank is great. .. would you rather ..? FSA?


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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 8:11 pm 
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I'm not saying the SL crank are bad.
On this Focus or i general? Sorry, but this is a stupid conversation.

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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 8:21 pm 
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Nice rig. Business like.

Build list pls.


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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 9:44 pm 
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Build list:

frame focus izalco 1121
fork focus izalco 359
headset stock 71
compression plug/top cap stock 52
headset spacers 1
front derailleur sram red 83
rear derailleur sram red 145
crankset/bb cannondale sisl 615
chain sram pc-1091r 239
cassette/lockring sram xg-1090 133
pedals look keo 2 max 259
stem zipp service course sl 121
handlebar zipp slc2 traditional bend 44 208
handlebar tape lizard skins dsp 1.8 50
front brake/shifter sram red 142
rear brake/shifter sram red 143
cables/housing jagwire 145
brakes sram red 266
tires veloflex extreme 472
front wheel zipp 303 534
skewers kcnc 44
rear wheel zipp 303 654
saddle selle italia slr fibra 145
seatpost collar 25
seatpost zipp slspeed 191
miscellaneous 75
total bike weight 6293


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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 10:06 pm 
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Nice build. If I had the means I think a Focus would be my next bike of choice. Something about them just does it for me.


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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 11:03 pm 
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I second JMilliron's thoughts on getting those Canondale Cranks anodized black.

Otherwise, nice. Who did you buy it from? :wink:

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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 11:10 pm 
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I'd get black cranks but I bought the frameset and crankset together from hasbeen. I might end up switching them out though. I normally ride 170s and these are 172.5s. I've only had a brief trainer ride on them but I'm not sure that I could get used to the extra length.


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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Fri Jan 25, 2013 1:14 am 
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Nice build :thumbup:


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 Post subject: Re: Focus Izalco
PostPosted: Fri Jan 25, 2013 1:58 am 
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Looks great! :thumbup:

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