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 Post subject: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Fri Nov 27, 2015 4:29 pm 
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To round off the stable... Stay tuned


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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Fri Nov 27, 2015 6:12 pm 
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Wow... can't wait to see the build thread. BTW, how do you manage your time
to ride all your cool bikes? I have three bikes (one of them is a winter old bike),
but sometimes I feel guilty if I don't ride the other two stable bikes equally.
But anyway, I always enjoy seeing a bike porn!


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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Sat Nov 28, 2015 6:25 am 
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Looking to push the top tube to be more horizontal and for the top tube to meet headtube without additional headtube sticking out


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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Sat Nov 28, 2015 5:23 pm 
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I dig it - I like shorter stays personally but I would say you have quite the bike on the way :) Must have quite the stable if this is what rounds it out lol. Look forward to seeing it, love what Ben does over there.

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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Sun Nov 29, 2015 3:50 am 
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@itsacarr - this bike (my wife is hoping and praying everyday) should be the steed to round up the stable. Custom steel, custom titanium and custom carbon...



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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Sun Nov 29, 2015 10:48 am 
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I know it's early but, if you ever decide to sell it the geometry would work nicely for me...!

Look forward to seeing pics.


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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Sun Nov 29, 2015 11:37 am 
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Cool project. Looking forward to seeing real pictures of this :)

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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Mon Nov 30, 2015 4:41 pm 
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Props to you, sir. :)

Subscribed and waiting to see the end product. :)

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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Mon Nov 30, 2015 4:53 pm 
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I'm looking forward to this one! :thumbup: But that BikeCAD picture doesn't do your bike justice. :lol: Seriously though, when is it expected to be built up and when can we see actual photos?

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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Tue Dec 01, 2015 3:14 am 
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@aqualelaki - I normally (Without fail) alternate the riding - so kind of like

1) Monday -Speedvagen
2) Tuesday - Baum
etc...

You get the picture...however, there are some days where I am just beaten up, maybe don't feel like riding where I take the more "fun" bike to ride...but I hear you...for now the speedvagen gets the most attention, my wife calls them my concubines ;)

its the wheel combinations that I find myself feeling guilty of not paying more attention to certain wheels..

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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Tue Dec 01, 2015 1:08 pm 
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@ Bely I'll be really interested to hear your opinion of how the three bikes compare. I'm picking my Argonaut up in April in person (seemed like a good excuse for a holiday to me!) and have been thinking of custom Ti for a new gravel bike (Baum Turanti looks awesome) so would be good to have some reference to a bike I'll be getting to know very well.

When do you expect to have her built up?


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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
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@campbellrae I am afraid my argonaut won't be that quick - basically the process just started! :) however I'll say this - I still prefer the speedvagen to the Baum


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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
PostPosted: Wed Dec 02, 2015 11:28 pm 
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That's interesting, is there anything specific about the Speedvagen that makes you prefer it or is it just a general 'feeling'?

Sorry for so many questions, both Baum and Speedvagen are possibilities for my next build so I'm very curious to hear from someone who has ridden both.


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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
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Honestly, not that much miles put on the Baum yet... And I have been lazy with changing wheels on both frames so that it's an apple to apple comparison - but so far I love the lightweights meleinsteins with the speedvagen combination.. To me it's the perfect blend of the so called "stiffness and comfort"...

On the Baum I have the bora ultras on and so far it's been just a little too comfortable (if ever there's such a thing) but it's almost dull to ride?! But if I ever get down to switching the wheels over - it would probably be a different ride altogether.

No worries for the questions - that's what these forums are for?! Real life (MAMIL) experiences ;) however to be honest - I ain't no PRO racer nor bike tester/reviewer...


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 Post subject: Re: The Argonaut Cycles
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