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 Post subject: Storck Fascenario 0.7 G2
PostPosted: Wed Jan 22, 2014 3:29 pm 

Joined: Mon Aug 26, 2013 1:16 pm
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So - please forgive the schoolboy photography errors. Missing dustcap, chain in wrong sprockets and a couple others. Have mercy on me Weenies, it's my first post.
Not all the weights of all components are on the annotated pic, but I think it's quite a cool at-a-glance look at this project.
Would have preferred DA to Ultegra shifters and same applies to front and rear mechs - but had to draw the line on cost somewhere. Upgrades are possible in the future. I would like AX Lightness calipers.
I rode this frame prior to the final build - with other decent but not perfect componentry. This is one hell of a frame to ride. Acceleration is breath-taking. The ability of the frame to soak up road buzz and worse is like no other bike I've ridden. On smooth blacktop, it floats.
I daren't race it. But will race Bike 2 - an Orbea Orca. This is for high days, holidays, chain ganging and, probably, tbh all other rides bar races and really wet ones. I was sceptical of the hype around Storck. Now I'm not. Pedals not listed as am stewing on a decision between Keo Blades 2 and finally making the long-awaited switch to Speedplay.

Happy to answer any questions folk might have.
It's not a dream dream build, but it's not far short. As soon as the hour goes forward, this will be out of the garage and on the road. Cannot wait.

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 22, 2014 3:48 pm 

Joined: Thu Nov 01, 2012 4:17 pm
Posts: 271
Location: Brookline, MA
Very cool way to capture the individual parts info. Lovely bike.

FF Ti Road
EM Alu Cross

PostPosted: Wed Jan 22, 2014 4:14 pm 

Joined: Mon Aug 26, 2013 1:16 pm
Posts: 8
There's a mistake on the annotated pic. The Rotor BB is in fact the 4130 not 4031 (which doesn't exist)
That was a strange fit. It went into the shell way too easily for my liking. It's bonded in there with a strong Loctite and seems rock solid. But no serious road testing, so still early.

PostPosted: Thu Jan 23, 2014 3:37 am 

Joined: Sun Jul 29, 2012 12:49 am
Posts: 427
Nice build! I was seriously considering a 0,6 weight weenie project last year but went with another frame. The Fascenario 0.6 still intrigues me though -- but probably not for a sub 12lb WW build (which is attainable). I like your choice of saddle, post, crankset and cables (Aican Bungarus, right?), and also the POP bits. Any reason you didn't go with an AX stem and bar?

PostPosted: Thu Jan 23, 2014 5:59 am 

Joined: Sat Mar 14, 2009 6:08 am
Posts: 8131
Location: Geelong
Terrific bike.

Complete bike shots and final weight please!


PostPosted: Thu Jan 23, 2014 2:02 pm 

Joined: Mon Aug 26, 2013 1:16 pm
Posts: 8
Full bike shots attached.
Total weight on the scales is 5.85 KG
On paper it's 5.74, so I am adrift somewhere.

Audiophilitis: I agonised over bars and stem but went with the Storck bars because they are a work of genius and beauty. Gorgeous shape with a very very gentle sweep back laterally and brilliantly engineered - the cable routing groove has a gentle twist in it to get cables round the bend smoothly.
The AICAN is better than Nokon because each module has a liner built in, making fine adjustments to length much easier.

Frame and Forks :Storck Fascenario 0.7 G2 Frame Size 57 790
Storck Stiletto Forks 260
Storck Bars 42cm c-c RBC 180 180
Storck Stem ST115 120mm 120
AX Lightness Europa Seatpost, incl clamp and yokes 116
AX Lightness Carbon leaf saddle 75
Lizard Skins DSP 1.8mm bar tape (white) 50
Look Keo Blade 2 Pedals Ti (including cleats) 248
Shimano Ultegra 11spd STI (pair) STI6870 295
Shimano Ultegra Front Derailleur FD6870 155
Shimano Ultegra Rear Derailleur RD6870 250
Shimano Dura Ace Cassette CS900 (11/28) incl. lockring 192
AX Lightness Morpheus Crankset and Spider (110 BCD/30mm spindle) 300
Rotor 4130 Ceramic Bottom Bracket (90)
Paxxis Works Semi-Compact Chainrings 52/36 128
KMC X11SL Chain 228
Shimano Dura Ace 9000 BR900 286
AICAN Bungarus cable outer/liner 18g per meter x 1.5m 27
Zipp Tangent cork pads (15)
Lightweight Standard Tubular Cube Special Edition 1050
Continental Competition tubs 230x2 460
Lightweight QR Skewers titanium 34
Shimano Di2 Wiring Kit (80)
Shimano Seat Post Battery SM-BTR-2 56
Shimano 5 port junction box (15)
Carbon Chain Catcher Carbonice 3
Lock Ring (included) 0
Headset spacer Parts of Passion 1
Seatpost clamp Storck 10
Wheel magnet Carbonice 1
Seatpost yolks Parts of Passion (included) 0
Chainring bolts Parts of Passion 10
Bottle Cages x2 Storck 48
Raceware Garmin Mount 12
Adjust for size 57 frame 70
Shimano inner brake cables (40)
Misc bolts (50)
Brake shoes (20)
Mech hanger (included in frame weight)

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 23, 2014 5:41 pm 

Joined: Mon Jan 06, 2014 8:17 pm
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 30, 2014 6:54 pm 

Joined: Wed Jan 29, 2014 9:34 am
Posts: 34
Nice bike. How have you found ax lightness cranks and saddle?

PostPosted: Thu Jan 30, 2014 10:27 pm 
in the industry

Joined: Fri Dec 07, 2012 8:34 pm
Posts: 265
Location: North Carolina
compression plug?
air in tires?
scale rounding error?

The New: BH http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=117760

The Old: Trek http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=110051

PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2014 12:17 am 

Joined: Sat Mar 14, 2009 6:08 am
Posts: 8131
Location: Geelong
simpatsco wrote:
Full bike shots attached.

I'll be more specific - "full bike shots without the blue glow that makes them look like they were shot on the Starship Enterprise".

As this is a very nice bike!


PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2014 1:44 am 

Joined: Thu Mar 24, 2011 6:06 pm
Posts: 501
How long do you last on the saddle? I do 200km+ regularly on my S-works Toupe and they seem quite similar in shape, so might contemplate trying it out in the future..

Trek Mad-one 7 Series team colours http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=115500&start=15

PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2014 10:51 am 

Joined: Mon Aug 26, 2013 1:16 pm
Posts: 8
On the cranks and saddle - the weather here is awful and the roads are horrific so all recent riding has been on the winter bike (8.5kg) so I can't give a proper judgement on the way it is to ride yet. As soon as the weather improves, I will be out on it and will report back here. The first impressions of the saddle are good - there is a surprising amount of flex in it and I have high hopes that it will be practical for longer rides.

On the photos - yeah, I shot these in a home studio set up and they are a little other worldly. I will try to shoot the bike again in the real world and post some pics.

I just picked up a set of mint condition AX Lightness Perseus brakes on e-bay and they are going onto the build in place of the Dura Ace calipers. Takes a good 100g of the weight. Whether they will actually stop me is again a subject for a future post.

PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2014 1:54 pm 

Joined: Sat Nov 10, 2007 9:51 pm
Posts: 416
How much does the integrated head set weigh , don't see it included in the list ?

Also glue or tape, glue is 20gm, tape is 30 per wheel

Running the AX leaf saddle myself, find it works better for me angled up slightly, used to ride my Arione 00 perfectly level.
I find it a bit slippery, so angling it up a bit stops me sliding forward. Good width if your used to a 143mm saddle.

PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2014 3:17 pm 

Joined: Mon Aug 26, 2013 1:16 pm
Posts: 8
lannes. Great advice thanks. Will investigate headset weight

PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2014 8:24 pm 

Joined: Wed Jan 29, 2014 9:34 am
Posts: 34
Is the front derailleur braze on or clamp?

If clamp what clamp did you go for? Carbon?

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