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PostPosted: Sun Nov 02, 2014 8:37 pm 
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Hi WW,

Yesterday i got my first carbon bicycle. It is a stock Tarmac Expert in Satin Silver / Rocket Red in size 54 cm.

It was love at first sight ;-)

My goal is to get it arround 6.8kg.
The total weight is now 7.7kg including all the parts.

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I've got a list, but no weights... oh, a crapy picture is included.

What do you think about it?

Specs.:
Brand: Specialized
Type: Tarmac Expert
Year: 2015
Weight: 7,7 kg.
Frame: Fact 10r Carbon
Fork: S-Works FACT carbon
Seatpost: S-Works FACT carbon
Seat: Specialized Body Geometry Toupé 
Stem: Specialized Pro SL
Bar: Specialized Expert
Bartape: Specialized Classic
Bottle cages: none
Brakes: Shimano Ultegra
Front derailleur: Shimano Ultegra
Rear derailleur: Shimano Ultegra
Crankset: FSA SL-K Light Carbon
Chainrings: 52/36
Chain: Shimano Ultegra
Shifters: Shimano Ultegra
Cassette: Shimano Ultegra 11/28
Wheels: Fulcrum S4
Tires: Specialized Turbo Pro, 700x23c 
Pedals: Shimano SPD-SL


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PostPosted: Mon Nov 03, 2014 7:29 pm 
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Very nice! Cut the cable of the rear brake. It's way to long!


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PostPosted: Mon Nov 03, 2014 7:51 pm 
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Hi, i thought this was the good lenght.


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PostPosted: Mon Nov 03, 2014 8:58 pm 
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Or maybe its a little short on the other end. Not that I can see from the picture. Anyway bike looks really nice and I really like the specs.


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 04, 2014 8:20 pm 
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I've cut the cable of the rear brake and now it's better! Also take a nice picture of the Tarmac [emoji2]

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 04, 2014 9:11 pm 
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Much better!


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 05, 2014 3:05 pm 
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Looks nice. :D


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 05, 2014 8:23 pm 
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awsome!! :)

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 05, 2014 9:32 pm 
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Thanx!

I'm now looking for another wheelset [emoji2]


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 06, 2014 3:25 am 
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Cool pic


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 06, 2014 10:19 am 
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Really nice! How does it ride?


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 06, 2014 11:36 am 
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Hi Hastur,

I don't know, cause the weather here is rainy.

As soon as i can ride this beauty, i will let you know [emoji3]


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 08, 2014 1:31 pm 
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Just bought some nice Fulcrum R3 wheels [emoji3]


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 09, 2014 3:44 am 
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Nice. You will like the r3 wheels. I just got a set and feel they are better then my old zipp 101s


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 15, 2014 12:03 pm 
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Just received the Fulcrums R3. I really like the wheels and this will drop the weight of my Tarmac also [emoji3]

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