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PostPosted: Wed Jan 22, 2014 8:26 pm 
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Looks great, but seriously, it takes like 10 seconds to weigh a bike.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 1:30 am 
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Looks great, but seriously, it takes like 10 seconds to weigh a bike.


Thanks! You're absolutely right, I just don't own a scale. I hardly take my bike to a shop since I work on it at home.

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 2:42 pm 
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What about a carbon seatpost?

Sweet bike :D


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 2:53 pm 
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Matt Black bar tape like of Deda Perforated Foam Handlebar Tape and sand down elite carbon cages to match would be perfect .
Nice build . Love the touch of red .


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 4:49 pm 
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Okay ... why are you selling it? It looks very sharp, and I am left scratching my head why sell it after spending all this time to put it together.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 7:23 pm 
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stuka666 wrote:
What about a carbon seatpost?

Sweet bike :D


Thanks dude! I was debating between the thomson and the zipp sl speed, but at the time I purchased it, the thomson was much cheaper via QBP, and it is lighter too :wink:

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Matt Black bar tape like of Deda Perforated Foam Handlebar Tape and sand down elite carbon cages to match would be perfect .
Nice build . Love the touch of red .


Thanks for the compliments. You read my mind! I was actually thinking about using that bar tape next, if I decided to swap. As for the bottle cages, I understand they totally clash with the bike, but I just love them. They're super light, don't scratch my bottles at all, and they kind of compliment the Sram Red.

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Okay ... why are you selling it? It looks very sharp, and I am left scratching my head why sell it after spending all this time to put it together.


I have another project coming along. I was able to score a CAAD10 for unbelievably cheap, so I was planning on building that. I know to some, it's a downgrade going from carbon to aluminum, but the parts I'll have on it will make it sub 15 as well. Wanna buy it!? :lol:

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 8:56 pm 
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I have another project coming along. I was able to score a CAAD10 for unbelievably cheap, so I was planning on building that. I know to some, it's a downgrade going from carbon to aluminum, but the parts I'll have on it will make it sub 15 as well. Wanna buy it!? :lol:


I would never call a CAAD10 a downgrade; my Berserker puts a smile on my face everytime I ride it (speaking of which, I need to update my thread).

I am actually looking to pick up another CAAD10 to use exclusively for racing ... my Berserker is too dear to me to risk.

I look forward to your CAAD10 thread ... which year/model ... do tell :mrgreen:


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2014 9:12 pm 
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headwind816 wrote:
rheosibal wrote:
I have another project coming along. I was able to score a CAAD10 for unbelievably cheap, so I was planning on building that. I know to some, it's a downgrade going from carbon to aluminum, but the parts I'll have on it will make it sub 15 as well. Wanna buy it!? :lol:


I would never call a CAAD10 a downgrade; my Berserker puts a smile on my face everytime I ride it (speaking of which, I need to update my thread).

I am actually looking to pick up another CAAD10 to use exclusively for racing ... my Berserker is too dear to me to risk.

I look forward to your CAAD10 thread ... which year/model ... do tell :mrgreen:


Thanks for the compliment! After I got hit by a car with my first bike, I became overly cautious with carbon. Not necessarily the material, but just the process of replacing a high end bike. Since I prefer to have one bike, if something were to happen, I would need a quick replacement, therefore the CAAD 10 being a reliable option.

I'm in the process of ordering the frameset right now, and the turn around time is approximately 2 weeks. It's the 2014 CAAD 10-3 Ultegra frame (Black) but this time in a 52cm. If I sell my evo frameset, I plan on building the CAAD with Sram Red from the evo, or if I sell the Evo complete, then I'll build the CAAD with DA9000.

I'll post the CAAD in a new thread once the project begins. Hoping to hit the 6.8kg mark..shouldn't be hard

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 02, 2014 9:39 pm 
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Put a pair of SpideRings on since I sent my powermeter back to Quarq for a replacement. Here's how it looks with the training wheels (Mavic Open Pros to Ultegra 6600).

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 14, 2014 10:00 pm 
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Fantastic looking bike!


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 15, 2014 4:12 pm 
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looks awesome!! how did you upload a larger picture. i took pictures of mine but the sight wont let me upload them due to to large a file. i had to compress it and it ends up being a crapy little camera photo. i want to take good pictures like you did but i dont know how to get them on to the sight. any help is appreciated.


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 15, 2014 4:26 pm 
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Host them on Flickr, then copy the bb code into the post...

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PostPosted: Mon Feb 17, 2014 6:35 pm 
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This thing is even better now with those deep wheels! My only qualm would be the cages, great pieces... but seem out of place on this frame/build.

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 18, 2014 2:40 am 
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burggiebaby wrote:
looks awesome!! how did you upload a larger picture. i took pictures of mine but the sight wont let me upload them due to to large a file. i had to compress it and it ends up being a crapy little camera photo. i want to take good pictures like you did but i dont know how to get them on to the sight. any help is appreciated.


I uploaded the photos on another site --> PedalRoom, then I pulled them from there

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This thing is even better now with those deep wheels! My only qualm would be the cages, great pieces... but seem out of place on this frame/build.


Thank you! I just got myself a pair of 2014 Zipp 404 Tubulars, but I have yet to post them.

I've gotten a ton of hate for those cages, but I love them. They're pretty light, and they don't scratch up my bottles.

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 18, 2014 9:12 pm 
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why do u have electrical tape over your quarq?

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