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 Post subject: My Ridley Excalibur
PostPosted: Tue Dec 11, 2007 2:26 pm 
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This is my new bike, i got it a few months ago. It weights about 8 KG but it will be fine tuned when my bank account lets me.

Frame: Ridley Excalibur
Shifters: Shimano Ultegra SL
Brakes: Shimano Ultegra SL
Crankset: Shimano Ultegra SL
Deraileurs: Shimano Ultegra SL
Cassette: Shimano Ultegra Sl
Chain: Shimano Ultegra
Pedals: Shimano Ultegra
Handlebar: FSA K Wing
Stem: FSA Pro Carbon
Wheels: Zefiro K52
Sadle: Fizike Arione Wingflex
Seatpost: Control Tech Scandium

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dude whats going on with the spacers??
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as tikka says ^^^^ is a very nice bike but needs some of those spacers removed......also needs some of those weeds removed!! :oops:


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frame and wheels look good,
not sure about the spacers, and the bars?


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yeah, I think most of the weight is in the groupset. I'm like the only other guy on the board running ultegra SL :) and mine is close to 8kg too :(

So if one needs that amount of height in the handlebars what are one's options? Remove some spacers and swap in an angled stem?


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buy a bigger frame and mount a shorte stem

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Some of the spacers will disappear soon. And the weeds wil go away in the spring.


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Great looking bike but to be perfectly honest if you setup is correct the frame is too small.


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I think the weight is in the wheels dudo's!


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