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PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2012 1:15 pm 
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What I have so far
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Plan is to build a bike for riding, nothing super lightweight. black. that's it.
Frame: C59 Nero 56t (without collar or cage bolts): 1132g
Fork: C59 (uncut....lots of steerer): 395g
Headset: 72g
Expander+top cap + spacers+bolt: 28g
Seatpost: Colnago: 218g
Bar: 3T Rotundo LTD: 182g
Stem: Team BOB: 130g
Saddle: SLR Carbon: 106g
Tyres: Ultremo ZX: 187g/199g
Tubes: Vittoria: 86g/90g
Wheels with tape: record/cxray/OP CD: 742g/850g
Skewers: Record 120g *
Seat Clamp: Colnago: 22g *
anything with a * is possibly temporary
bike will be a slow build, i have plenty of other bikes to ride and not that much money atm. I am looking at certain nice wheels to go with the bike, but haven't settled on anything yet.


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2012 1:52 pm 
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I love black stealthy bikes!

I mentioned it before in Colnago thread, if your body allows the position, try the -17 degree stem. Looks really agressive!

I am corious... could you please measure the seat tube. From center of BB to the top of seatpost colar.
And standover height also please.
Thanks!

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2012 2:10 pm 
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Hey Asher.

Good to see that your C59 frameset is finally seeing the "light of day". :lol:
So what groupset are you planning on using for this build?


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2012 2:12 pm 
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Hey Vlad, i think we all know the way this will go ;)


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2012 11:04 pm 
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Hi there,
This is going to be a mean machine! If its not too much trouble, could you taker a closer shot of your stem - Im thinking about using it on an upcoming build, but the 3T site doesn't have a particularly good pic.
Thanks!

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 05, 2012 12:37 am 
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Can't wait to see it built.

Please keep the pics coming...


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2012 6:50 am 
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Just copying my Ciooc Devilry, Asher. I was there first

Andrew :thumbup:


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2012 10:18 am 
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Blackwidow wrote:
Hi there,
This is going to be a mean machine! If its not too much trouble, could you taker a closer shot of your stem - Im thinking about using it on an upcoming build, but the 3T site doesn't have a particularly good pic.
Thanks!


not that keen on the 3T kit. something evident in the first photo will show you why. cheap chinese crap. new bar and stem time.

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Andrewjn wrote:
Just copying my Ciooc Devilry, Asher. I was there first

Andrew :thumbup:


:roll: how are your chorus cranks treating you? :wink:


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2012 1:07 pm 
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a.davis12 wrote:
not that keen on the 3T kit. something evident in the first photo will show you why. cheap chinese crap. new bar and stem time.

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"Length" is spelled incorrectly. Nice.

What stem are you planning on replacing the 3T with?

Great looking bike!


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2012 3:41 pm 
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"Length" is spelled incorrectly. Nice.

Chinese guys... 8)

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2012 8:59 pm 
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...and 3T seems to be (and priced as) a premium brand.
Kind of a let down on such a nice build.
Time for some German lightness? :) or is it liteness :lol:


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 07, 2012 8:08 am 
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drumguy01 wrote:
What stem are you planning on replacing the 3T with?


cant decide, the bars will not be going on either now though.

anyone have any bar/stem suggestions?
i am picky, so they have to be the same brand. don't want silly lightweight stuff.
thinking deda zero100 SC (customised a bit) with deda campione bars. or possibly the mike giant x cinelli ram 2s.

i also have shiny new wheels ;)


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 08, 2012 10:39 am 
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this is the nicest looking colnago i've seen. the wheels really compliment everything too and i hope you succeed on your quality product search away from overpriced junk as you kinda mentioned :thumbup:


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 25, 2012 9:31 am 
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small tidbits. omni racer stupid light 9g seat clamp. and some dave o cages

someone recommend me some bars!


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 25, 2012 11:35 am 
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The new Zipp 'beyond black' stem would look nice, but you need a post to match I think.

Here's mine - the black Zipp logo actually looks much darker without the flash:

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