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PostPosted: Sat Jul 19, 2014 7:35 pm 
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Hey Weight Weenie fam!
Been way too long, but I will try to post 10 of our nicest bikes for y'all in the next few weeks...

First up is a killer custom Baum Ristretto for a customer from B.C.
Weight ended up just shy of dead on 15 lbs fully built!

More pics on the site, but here is a side build shot and specs...

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Frame hand-built in Australia
Custom selected steel tubing
1+1/8″ headtube with BSA BB
ENVE 2.0 fork
Chris King Headset
“Rapha” black/pink paint scheme
Shimano Dura Ace Di2 9070
3T ARX II stem + Ergonova bar
Enve 27.2 carbon setback post
Selle Italia SLR Flow Ti saddle
Mavic Cosmic Carbone Ultimate tubular wheels

I can't say much about the ride, since it was a custom geometry for a smaller fellow, but she looked deadly in person.
Just perfect weld and paint quality, plus the Baum geometries are typically awesome.

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 19, 2014 10:32 pm 
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Where in BC is this heading? Just curious whether I'm going to see it on the road here in Vancouver...


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Horn! :beerchug:

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Very clean build! :beerchug:

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PostPosted: Sun Jul 20, 2014 4:24 pm 
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It is indeed around Vancouver, so keep an eye out ;)
I can't take much credit for the build, but it worked out well.

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Custom painted stem would have finished her off nicely....

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PostPosted: Mon Jul 21, 2014 3:02 pm 
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Re: stem, it is custom matched...
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