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PostPosted: Sun Apr 20, 2014 12:59 pm 
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Dear all,
Just finished my hill climb build.
The completed bike weight is 5320g
I test rode it yesterday and it rides like a dream :)

Main points of interest are:
Litespeed Ghisallo frame
Look forks
Fixed wheel conversion
White Industries eccentric hub
Lightning crank
3/32 drive
17/44 (70") gears
Speedplay pedals

I hope you like the images. Finished bike pics and parts lists to follow.

Cheers


Dan


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 20, 2014 5:07 pm 
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Where's a picture of the whole bike?

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PostPosted: Sun Apr 20, 2014 6:28 pm 
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I'm hoping it has bullhorns. There have been a few single speed conversions posted with flat bars but bullhorns are the proper WW hybrid between drops and flat.


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 20, 2014 6:36 pm 
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mattyNor wrote:
Where's a picture of the whole bike?

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agreed, Id like to see how it all comes together.

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 21, 2014 1:02 pm 
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mattyNor wrote:
Where's a picture of the whole bike?

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+1

Very keen to see the entire build.

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 21, 2014 2:44 pm 
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Thanks for the interest guys.

The completed bike is at my office. I will photograph it and post images tomorrow.

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Finished photos:

5320g

I hope you guys like it as much as I do!!

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PostPosted: Tue Apr 22, 2014 10:56 am 
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Need to lose that 300g. My Parlee has a heaver frame, 2 brakes and lots of gears and weighs the same :wink:

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PostPosted: Tue Apr 22, 2014 11:15 am 
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Bit of a hibrid Hill climb/light weight build.

The extra weight is in the wheels...
...the front was all I had and the rear was a special heavy build for strength with the White Industries hub and 32 spoke Mavic rim.

I couldn't lose any strength.

Pretty sure I can go sub 5000 with 2 different wheels and a new seat post :)


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