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 Post subject: My new Scott Addict SL
PostPosted: Sun Sep 06, 2009 6:07 pm 
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Several months in the making...

Scott addict SL 54cm

Red levers, FD, RD, cassette.

EC90 Crankset

Zipp SL bars

WCS Stem

KCNC brakes, post, spacers, bolts, pullys, clamp, skewers, expander

Rol d'huez wheelset

Nokonz

7810 Pedals

GP 4000s

Lizard grips bartape

SLR


Just under 14 pounds with pedals.

http://i476.photobucket.com/albums/rr12 ... G_1666.jpg

http://i476.photobucket.com/albums/rr12 ... G_1665.jpg

And THIS is what im coming from... this bike has under 500 dollars into it.

http://i476.photobucket.com/albums/rr12 ... G_1675.jpg

http://i476.photobucket.com/albums/rr12 ... G_1676.jpg

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 06, 2009 7:07 pm 
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Outstanding frame and build components. If I were in the market, it'd be an Addict of some variety or another.

What's the thinking behind yellow tires / bar tape and red post / brakes?

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 06, 2009 8:51 pm 
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Love the way you addict is pimped up :thumbup:


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 06, 2009 9:44 pm 
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Looks dangerous with that stack of spacers on top :S

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 06, 2009 10:47 pm 
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Johnny Rad wrote:
Outstanding frame and build components. If I were in the market, it'd be an Addict of some variety or another.

What's the thinking behind yellow tires / bar tape and red post / brakes?


I just thought that yellow, red and black would go well together. It turned out REALLY well i think. Its surprisingly MORE comfortable than my TCR Advanced SL, which i was not expecting.


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 07, 2009 6:22 pm 
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nice looking addict :D


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I like a bike with some personality.

What do you think of those wheels Doolop?

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 09, 2009 2:42 am 
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TheBugMan wrote:
I like a bike with some personality.

What do you think of those wheels Doolop?


I really REALLY like them, they are stiff, light and affordable. They are built incredibly well, and rol has phenomenal support. I cant say enough good things about these wheels and the company. Best clinchers i have ever ridden.

Edit: Also bugman, if you ever come over to Bainbridge, lets ride.


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Sounds like a plan Doolop (^_^)!

Don't know how I missed the Giant, but that one is sweet. Only 500 bones? Nice!

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 09, 2009 9:29 am 
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The handle bar tape is a bright but some riding will dull it down. I agree with Bugman. I like a bike that breaks the mold. Well done!

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 5:30 pm 
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@Doolop :arrow: nice :thumbup: even more stealthier if the seatpost, handlebar, cables and tyres were black :mrgreen:

http://i476.photobucket.com/albums/rr12 ... G_1666.jpg

:arrow: what's your height, cycling inseam and actual saddle height?


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Rhubarb and custard?


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