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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 7:43 am 
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I wanted a change so I went ALLOY :shock:

Red goes faster they say and once I had the frame and decided to keep everything as alloy as possible, Tune, Alchemy and EE-Cycleworks added to the theme

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There's no sugar coating it though, with stiff wheels you definitely notice the bumps in the road....

Build list:
Frame: Cyfac Proxidium (alloy / medium)
Fork: Cyfac carbon
Cranks: Tune Smartfoot - 53/39
Levers: Dura Ace 9000
Front and Rear mechs: Dura Ace 9000
Brakes: EE-Cycleworks
Bar: Ritchey WCS alloy
Stem: Ritchey 260 alloy
Post: Ritchey WCS 1-bolt alloy
Saddle: Selle Italia SLR (alloy rails)
Hubs: Alchemy ELF/ORC
Rims: Planet X 20mm carbon
Tyres: Panaracer Type A Tubular
Pedals: Speedplay Zero stainless
Bartape: Arundel Gecko
Cages: Arundel Dave-O

Total: 6.85kg and ready to race

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 7:59 am 
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Good looking bike!
But 6.85 in this setup? what doe the frame and fork weight?


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 8:24 am 
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Oh that is so, so sexy. Bonus points for matching the crank to the frame & fork.
Beautiful. Just beautiful.




Thank you. Seriously, thank you.

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 9:19 am 
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Gourgeos!

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 12:11 pm 
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 12:38 pm 
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Wow! Awesome build! Matching frame, fork, crank AND brakes!!!!

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Looks like you need a straight post though with that saddle position..... :wink:

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 1:17 pm 
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Ok, that's nice. You need alloy cages...


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 1:37 pm 
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Some Rouge Sweetness!


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 2:19 pm 
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these one color frame look awesome! Nice built

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 3:43 pm 
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Well done!

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 4:06 pm 
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Bravo! The red scheme is excellent. Beautiful frameset.
That bike looks ready for battle. Very respectable weight for alu too.
25 mm tubbie on the back might solve some of the harshness.
That fork is very intriguing. Can you post better photos of it including the apparent channel?


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 4:31 pm 
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Nice looking bike and really like the build. Just a cool bike you want to go and ride.


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 6:50 pm 
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Love it. The transition from the headtube to the fork, and the fork itself are elegant. The Tune cranks look fab. Well done.


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 7:20 pm 
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looks sooo sick :thumbup:

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Sublime....
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