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PostPosted: Fri Oct 28, 2016 5:03 am 
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With intentions of doing the major stage races next year, it was time to nut up and get a TT bike. These things are porky. 7.9kg at the moment. May go 1x. If I don't hate this thing, I'll work on getting the weight down to the 6.X range.

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The Ex's. LS Siena: 6.21kg | Parlee Z5 SLi: 5.9kg | LS Xicon: 5.76kg | C59: 5.7kg | Cervelo R5ca: 5.09kg | Fuji Altamira SE - 6.2kg | Scott Foil - 6.2kg | Evo - 5.18kg | LS Classic - 6.7kg


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 28, 2016 5:37 am 
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Actually with a full disk wheel that weight is not bad at all. I lightened my bike up using a Dash Tri 7 saddle with Tririg Handlebar, extensions, and front brake. I also threw on a Fibrelyte Aero chainring. You will fly on your new TT rig :up:

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 28, 2016 5:52 am 
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How much did the TriRig handlebar and extensions weigh? Supposedly the Corsairs are 585g which includes the brake levers. If I go 1x, the front chainring will be a single speed FibreLyte.

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Current Stable. The Snob Machine | The Crumpton
The Ex's. LS Siena: 6.21kg | Parlee Z5 SLi: 5.9kg | LS Xicon: 5.76kg | C59: 5.7kg | Cervelo R5ca: 5.09kg | Fuji Altamira SE - 6.2kg | Scott Foil - 6.2kg | Evo - 5.18kg | LS Classic - 6.7kg


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 28, 2016 6:08 am 
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The Tririg Alpha Classic bar with extensions was 565 grams. The 3T Pro brake levers I use are 56 grams so your set up is lighter :thumbup:

I dig the Alpha bars due to the range of adjustments. You can go high, low, wide,narrow, far, or close. The only thing missing is tilt.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2017 12:31 am 
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Did this ever get updated or worked on? Or did you sell it as well?


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2017 1:47 am 
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Think I remember it being listed in the for sale forum so guessing no updates


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2017 2:47 am 
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Around December I was in a cycling slump and sold off the power meters and the TT bike. Further contributing to that decision was our shrinking road race calendar in So Cal. It's a lot of work, dedication and suffering for like 3 road races or lots of Fridays off spent driving 8 hours to NorCal to race Saturday and then drive all the way back.

At the moment, I'm thoroughly enjoying not having a cycling computer or knowing power data. I no longer look at my stem. I just go out, ride and enjoy it for what it is.

So yeah, that's why this build didn't get any updates.

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The Ex's. LS Siena: 6.21kg | Parlee Z5 SLi: 5.9kg | LS Xicon: 5.76kg | C59: 5.7kg | Cervelo R5ca: 5.09kg | Fuji Altamira SE - 6.2kg | Scott Foil - 6.2kg | Evo - 5.18kg | LS Classic - 6.7kg


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 12, 2017 2:53 am 
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RyanH wrote:
...At the moment, I'm thoroughly enjoying not having a cycling computer or knowing power data. I no longer look at my stem.
I just go out, ride and enjoy it for what it is...


:thumbup: thats whats cycling all about even for me.

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