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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 6:46 pm 
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(New weight is 6490 grams or 14.3 lbs)

Been enjoying this site & drooling at all the beautiful bikes here for years, thought I would contribute.

Lightweight wheelset & Campagnolo 80th groupset ordered from Justin @ Pista Palace, San Diego CA
Bike built by Spot @ Pista Palace
Bike repaired and maintained by Josh @ Trek Superstore, Solana Beach CA

Moots welds like no other

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Lightweight Standard Gen 3 20/20 with Veloflex Extreme tires

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Campagnolo 80th Anniversary groupset

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50/34 crankset on Look Keo Blade titanium pedals

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Prologo C. one30 saddle

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 6:49 pm 
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What do you think when you mounted that fork on this beautiful Bike ?

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 8:23 pm 
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looks fantastic, tell us more, why this build..?


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2013 8:52 pm 
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That fork is hideous on what is a spectacular bike! Is there any difference in the 80th anniversary stuff or just limited edition marking ploy?


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PostPosted: Mon Jul 01, 2013 5:22 am 
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looks fantastic !!!
did you grow money trees in your golf course???? :beerchug:


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PostPosted: Mon Jul 01, 2013 8:53 am 
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Amazing bike with a wrong fork.

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PostPosted: Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:30 am 
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Get an ENVE fork on that.

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PostPosted: Mon Jul 01, 2013 10:46 am 
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A build list please? The saddle appears to be a Prologo?

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 02, 2013 5:39 am 
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I appreciate the brutal honesty here :D .

I tend to hold on to my toys a long time so I wanted a forever bike, plus I wanted something different to what I currently have on my stable (Carbon, Steel & Aluminum frame bikes). So naturally Titanium frames come into mind & looking at some of the very best titanium frames, you can't ignore Moots from Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

Alpha Q forks come standard on pre-2011 Moots, I feel the fork matches the 3T Ergonova LTD bars with the grey graphics. The red Q logos on the fork complements the bits of red on the saddle, pedals and group set, but sure I would have preferred the newer Moots fork with matching silver paint.

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 02, 2013 11:04 am 
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Wow. Great build. (Seeking napkin for drool.)
Fork looks fine and probably performs well too. ENVE is the rage right now, but you have a solid component there.
If the colors on the fork bother you, ask Moots if they can repaint it in the matching color.
But in al honesty, I would not want any downtime on a bike like that. :beerchug:


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PostPosted: Tue Jul 02, 2013 6:10 pm 
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Paragon Machine Works Cable adjusters

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Black Powercords brake cables on Campy F/R dual pivot brakes

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3T Ergonova LTD wrapped in a pair of light Benotto bar tape

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 02, 2013 8:42 pm 
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WOW, just WOW! Really love it!

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 02, 2013 9:18 pm 
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Incredible bike.

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 03, 2013 8:02 pm 
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I like the fork and the bike :D


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PostPosted: Wed Jul 03, 2013 8:26 pm 
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Very nice choice in componentry.

I too agree with the peanut gallery about the fork. The large blades look disproportionate to the finer titanium tubes on the rest of the frame and the red near the dropouts overwhelms the colour scheme as there is not enough red anywhere else.

That said, as long as the ride is smooth, whatever blows your hair back


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