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 Post subject: My Giant TCR 3
PostPosted: Sat May 04, 2013 6:48 pm 
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Giant TCR Composite 3
Sram Red black Edition Chainset
Ultergra brakes
3T stem 100mm
3t Ergonova bars
50mm Carbon Clinchers Custom Build wheels
Sella Italia SLR Carbon 125gram saddle
105 pedals
ultegra cassette
105 rear and front mech
105 5700 shifters


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 Post subject: Re: My Giant TCR 3
PostPosted: Sun May 05, 2013 8:01 am 
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i have that frame as well as my #2 bike...did yours come with carbon steerer?

its a very underated frame imho


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 Post subject: Re: My Giant TCR 3
PostPosted: Sun May 05, 2013 2:07 pm 
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It has the standard alloy overdrive steerer. Would this be worth changing to save weight? I'm a fan on the bike. It's pretty fast and handles well


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 Post subject: Re: My Giant TCR 3
PostPosted: Sun May 05, 2013 5:48 pm 
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its a big saving to go carbon steerer.
try fulfords cycles in york. they carry a lot of giant frames & forks



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 Post subject: Re: My Giant TCR 3
PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 1:48 am 
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It's got obviously a carbon frame and forks so I'm a little bit confused on what it would change?


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 Post subject: Re: My Giant TCR 3
PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 4:48 pm 
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they're talking about a carbon frame, but the stock fork is carbon with alloy steerer tube.


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 Post subject: Re: My Giant TCR 3
PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 8:59 pm 
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So I would need new forks? What sort of weight saving would this give me?


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 Post subject: Re: My Giant TCR 3
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Don't need it no, just ride it as it is, that is more than enough bike for most people!


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 Post subject: Re: My Giant TCR 3
PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 6:24 am 
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Like SDP I think that is a underrated frame.
Or a underrated brand?
But I like your bike. Well done.
Need these spacers?

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 Post subject: Re: My Giant TCR 3
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What spacers? Need some new bar tape. Any colour suggestions?


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