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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
PostPosted: Sun Jun 22, 2014 1:29 pm 
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Provisional build list

    Frame - Condor Acciaio Stainless
    Fork - Columbus Grammy Fork
    Headset - Chris King Inset 7 Silver
    Stem - Deda Zero 100 120mm Black*
    Bars - Deda Zero 100 42cm Black*
    Tape - Fizik Superlight Soft Touch Black*
    Seatpost - Condor Supremacy UD Carbon Monocoque 31.6
    Saddle - Fizik Arione CX Carbon Black*
    Front Mech - Campagnolo Record 2019/10 Braze-on
    Rear Mech - Campagnolo Record 2019/10
    Campagnolo Record 2012 Ergopower Levers with SR 09 Blades
    Campagnolo Record 2009/10 Crankset 50/34
    Campagnolo Ultratorque Silver Cups
    Campagnolo Record 2006 Callipers Silver
    FIR SC170* rims on Campagnolo Record Silver Hubs
    Vittoria Open Corsa SC 25 Tyres
    Time Zxellium SLR Pedals

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    Fizik R3 Bull 40cm Bars & R1 120mm Stem or Deda Zero 100 DMP 120mm Stem & Deda Superleggera 42cm Bars
    Cinelli Caleido Black Tape
    Fizik Arione 00 Giro Saddle
    Ambrosio Giro D'Italia or Excellight Rims


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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
PostPosted: Thu Jun 26, 2014 4:10 pm 
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Built. Just bar tape which is due in tomorrow.
Pics with Deda Zero 100 in black & Dark Metal Polish for comparison. Spacers will be ditched for UD carbon once height nailed and steerer trimmed. That is once I've sourced some unbranded ones that is. Any ideas?
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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
PostPosted: Thu Jun 26, 2014 7:50 pm 
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Well here's a niche website and no mistake: http://www.carbonspacers.co.uk/


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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
PostPosted: Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:08 pm 
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Love the build and the 44mm head tube doesn't look too bulky.

Pearl white is the new white


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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
PostPosted: Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:34 pm 
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Thanks.

The down tube diameter was upped to accommodate the 44mm head tube.

Riding home this evening I was taken aback at the way it felt. Super solid and planted but very very smooth. Have to wait for Sunday to give her a proper work out.


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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
PostPosted: Fri Jun 27, 2014 4:14 pm 
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Love the build! I'd favour the black stem and perhaps try a black spacer too the see if it hangs together visually

Good luck keeping it clean though, as an owner of a pearl white Parlee I can tell you it's a full time job!

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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
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Love it, the black stem works better for me.


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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
PostPosted: Fri Jun 27, 2014 7:27 pm 
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More pics now that the tape's on. Image
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 Post subject: New Stainless Build
PostPosted: Fri Jun 27, 2014 10:13 pm 
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That's a beauty!
Classy yet modern!


Black stem, silver spacers works for me


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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
PostPosted: Sat Jun 28, 2014 4:18 pm 
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i really like the frameset !!! :thumbup: however, i would have attempted an all-silver build with ritchey classic components (bar, stem, seatpost), a silver crankset (my wife has an aluminium centaur on her bike, dura ace would be possible too) and a silver wheelset (silver CK hubs and spokes paired with a black rim with silver brake flanges). but this is just my taste and shouldn't bother you! :noidea:

anyway, enjoy your ride, that's what it is all about (after all the serious brainwork related with choosing the components and the build itself) !!! :beerchug:

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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
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sweet! :beerchug:

weight??? :D


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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
PostPosted: Mon Jun 30, 2014 7:30 pm 
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I think the DMP Deda stem complements the pearl white, nicely.


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 Post subject: Re: New Stainless Build
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^^^ that enigma is pure class - all ties together very well.
It's good to see an Enigma that fits - most seem to have a ton of spacers.
What hubs and rims are you using ?


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