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PostPosted: Mon Nov 13, 2017 9:41 pm 
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Looks good Kidrob,
Worth seeing if you can run the Di2 wire alongside the rear brake cable entry into the frame, then take it down through the head tube and into the down tube from there.
The cable stops look very much like the clip in ones on my Dengfu R02 which i did that routing with, have had no issues and it neatens up the front end.


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 11:55 pm 
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Hi

Super nice bike.

I'm looking at the same frame, as I want to build a super light climbing bike.

How does the frame fell? Is it stiff and does it ride well?

Can you recommend the frame?

Regards


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PostPosted: Mon Nov 20, 2017 6:36 pm 
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Well, I deff need to put more km into it before I can give a well informed and experienced opinion (endless rain in BE and work atm) but its all great so far, I enjoy it a lot!

Thanks for all the comments re the cables, I will look into this the next couple of days :thumbup:

I bought a scale today, she is sitting now at 7.05kg. After cutting the seatpost she be well under 7kg, a different saddle and try #2 with the KMC chain should also save another 100-200g for cheap.

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:36 am 
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Hey Kidrob,

Where are you from? I also live in Belgium and ride a FM029.
We should do a china stealth carbon meet sometime!
Kind regarts
Gert


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 4:44 am 
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Sorry if I've missed it but what is the finish on the frame?


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 11:57 am 
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ReneV wrote:
Sorry if I've missed it but what is the finish on the frame?

Hongfu calls it "UD matte", it is the default color.

Pointing it in orange (this is the color I was looking into before deciding not to) would have cost $68 back then.

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 9:00 pm 
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Any Luck yet re-routing the di2 wire with the brake cable? My fm-008 is on its way. Plan on using the bar end junction A, and would to keep the cables super clean.

Thanks for sharing, been enjoying following your progress!


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 9:48 pm 
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kidrob wrote:
ReneV wrote:
Sorry if I've missed it but what is the finish on the frame?

Hongfu calls it "UD matte", it is the default color.

Pointing it in orange (this is the color I was looking into before deciding not to) would have cost $68 back then.


Thanks!


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