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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 4:22 pm 
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Love it :)


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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 9:49 pm 
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More photos please!


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PostPosted: Mon May 06, 2013 11:05 pm 
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Perfect :thumbup:

Just one question - is the matte black look of the frame painted, or is it the carbon look that is black?

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PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 12:03 am 
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As usual you have produced a work of art.

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PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 3:53 am 
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Ozrider - thanks mate!

Berk - the matte black is painted. It's very similar paint to that used on the matte black BMW M3 that was done last year.

I'll post a few more pics now.

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PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 3:59 am 
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Okay, here's a few more pics from yesterday:

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PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 4:03 am 
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Beautiful!

Given you're using spacers, why didn't you go with a tall?


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PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 5:38 am 
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Veganeric - it's true that I could have gone with a tall. The tall would have been mm perfect for my current fit with no spacers needed. However, experience has taught me that some latitude in adjustment is better than having no option. If I wanted to go lower with a tall, I wouldn't have been able to do so.

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2012 Major Jake CX.


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PostPosted: Tue May 07, 2013 4:56 pm 
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Such a great build!

Can't help but say the tires would hold it back.

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PostPosted: Wed May 08, 2013 10:21 am 
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canbakay wrote:
Such a great build!

Can't help but say the tires would hold it back.


Tyres? How so? :noidea:

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PostPosted: Thu May 09, 2013 8:07 pm 
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canbakay wrote:
Such a great build!

Can't help but say the tires would hold it back.


Try riding it without them :smartass:


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PostPosted: Wed May 15, 2013 11:02 pm 
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Stunning. My ghost matte Z5 SL will be going back for a re-finish sometime soon, getting inspired by this


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 09, 2013 7:29 am 
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Review for the Parlee Z5 SLi is now ready for any who are interested: http://velove-cycles.com/?p=196#axzz2bMJslWtU

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2012 Major Jake CX.


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