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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
PostPosted: Thu Apr 24, 2014 2:15 pm 
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Cheers gents! The wheels are Yeoleo 23mm x 50mm clinchers I got for a song so not much out of pocket on this upgrade. Looking forward to wearing these out this weekend if the weather holds up. :beerchug:

Thinking of de-labeling the stem/bars.....what do y'all think?

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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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Love it! so racey, looks like its diving thru a crit corner standing still!

As far as the stem/bars go could you give a close up shot? The decals seem to match the rest of the bike well but black always looks good too :thumbup:

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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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I will get a close up tonight.....was also thinking Thomson bar/stem/post as an upgrade. Not sure how the Thomson sb post would look though.

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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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looks good! I think de-labeling the stem would look good to match the post


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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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Currently working on my core and will slam it by April!


no better core workout than slamming it, then riding. ;)

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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
PostPosted: Thu Apr 24, 2014 5:20 pm 
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+1 clean that stem

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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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btompkins0112 wrote:
I will get a close up tonight.....was also thinking Thomson bar/stem/post as an upgrade. Not sure how the Thomson sb post would look though.


I would choose something with a carbon seatpost, when you ride a alu frame, just for a bit of comfort. But if you like a full rigid ride, go for Thomson!

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Stunning build, colours just work so damn well, good job

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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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CaptainP wrote:
btompkins0112 wrote:
I will get a close up tonight.....was also thinking Thomson bar/stem/post as an upgrade. Not sure how the Thomson sb post would look though.


I would choose something with a carbon seatpost, when you ride a alu frame, just for a bit of comfort. But if you like a full rigid ride, go for Thomson!


+1 to this. I noticed a nicer ride going from the stock C1 post to a carbon post (3T dorico ltd) on my evo, so I'd imagine that improvement in compliance/ride quality would be even greater on the caad.


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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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I would go ENVE all around, but that wouldn't be a "budget" upgrade!

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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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btompkins0112 wrote:
I would go ENVE all around, but that wouldn't be a "budget" upgrade!


I use the 3T Dorico LTD, that you can scoop on eBay from time to time for a decent price.

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Perfect!!!!!

I just dont like the cages ;)

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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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Thanks, Maj! Functionally, I love the cages, but I agree there are better looking options out there.

CaptainP: The LTD is a good option because I think the grey detailing would tie into the frame/group perfectly. Going to look into it. :beerchug:

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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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Took the wheels out on their maiden voyage this morning.......couldn't help but get them a little dirty.

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 Post subject: Re: CAAD10 - Force 22
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Is that a frame pump? Cool.

I haven't popped over to read this thread in a while, really like this bike too. The Fuji was great looking, so is this. Nice job!

Hope the other new addition to the family is doing well - boy or girl?

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