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 Post subject: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Fri Jun 14, 2013 5:02 pm 
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I never properly presented my Crumpton SL here so here it is, Nick deserves all the exposure.... Awesome bike, I have been riding it for more than a year now. Just great. Sold my C50 as it was just collecting dust.

The paint was the first one of this kind he did "half panels". It has since been adopted on his new corsa.

SL frame with split seat stays
Edge 1.0 fork
Super record Ti group
Ritchey WCS carbon seatpots, bar and stem, painted to match
CK headset
Arundel Mandible cages
Bora U2 or Hyperon U2 wheels
Veloflex tubulars
Busyman covered carbon aliante
Busyman leather tape

Not sure of the exact weight, but light enough for my 1m96 84kg. Frame was 980g.

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Fri Jun 14, 2013 5:26 pm 
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Really nice bike.
Most bikes look much better with deep wheels, but I like Your Crumptom much more with Hyperon wheels.

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Fri Jun 14, 2013 7:47 pm 
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lovely bike, I also prefer the looks with the hyperons, so classy


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Fri Jun 14, 2013 7:55 pm 
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Both of these wheelsets are very hard to beat. Not the lightest but the best IMO.


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Fri Jun 14, 2013 8:23 pm 
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Yes a very beautiful bike for sure. A proper hard riding beast with either set of wheels. Very well done indeed!


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Fri Jun 14, 2013 8:25 pm 
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Nice bike, but i prefer pictures where you can see all of both wheels ;)


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Fri Jun 14, 2013 8:59 pm 
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Helmutti wrote:
Nice bike, but i prefer pictures where you can see all of both wheels ;)



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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 4:11 am 
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wow that is awesome, love it. the red accents are nice


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 8:47 am 
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Location: heading to the scrap heap??
Sweeeeeeet!!!
Built pretty much the way I'd do it too :-)

If ever I was going to pay big money again (at least to me) , Nick would be my only call...

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:11 am 
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I love it! Prefer it with low profile wheels btw.

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:50 pm 
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Gorgeous, very hot ride. My vote is for the deeper wheelset, although I'd prefer slightly less intrusive logos...

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Sun Jun 16, 2013 2:02 am 
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Nice. Great bike.


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Sun Jun 16, 2013 5:24 am 
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I love this so much.

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Sun Jun 16, 2013 12:23 pm 
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Thanks guys.


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL
PostPosted: Sun Jun 16, 2013 6:35 pm 
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Le vélo est plus joli avec les Hyperons.

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