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PostPosted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 8:02 pm 
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the frame is great! the parts not so much, this frame needs the Titanium Campa Seat Post, also it needs a polished metal Stem and polished Campa breaks, and the Crank, even better if Cama Record the old one. then the whole will look great. this looks like a modern/traditional MIX. best Stefan

P.S. the chris king headset looks odd/ugly.

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 8:26 pm 
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@cmh, please, give us more pics with the Lightweights.

@StefanR .... way to go with posting ... gotta take critics also :thumbup:

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 2:34 pm 
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StefanR wrote:
the frame is great! the parts not so much, this frame needs the Titanium Campa Seat Post, also it needs a polished metal Stem and polished Campa breaks, and the Crank, even better if Cama Record the old one. then the whole will look great. this looks like a modern/traditional MIX. best Stefan

P.S. the chris king headset looks odd/ugly.


To each their own since that's EXACTLY what I didn't want. :) :beerchug:

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 2:35 pm 
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majklnajt wrote:
@cmh, please, give us more pics with the Lightweights.

@StefanR .... way to go with posting ... gotta take critics also :thumbup:


Will do...I'm in the middle of a move but once I get settled I'll mount them up and snag a few pix. :beerchug:

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 2:52 pm 
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cmh wrote:
StefanR wrote:
the frame is great! the parts not so much, this frame needs the Titanium Campa Seat Post, also it needs a polished metal Stem and polished Campa breaks, and the Crank, even better if Cama Record the old one. then the whole will look great. this looks like a modern/traditional MIX. best Stefan

P.S. the chris king headset looks odd/ugly.


To each their own since that's EXACTLY what I didn't want. :) :beerchug:



yes yes, to each their own, no problem for me that your bike looks a little too bulky... just said what is see.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 2:54 pm 
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StefanR wrote:
cmh wrote:
StefanR wrote:
the frame is great! the parts not so much, this frame needs the Titanium Campa Seat Post, also it needs a polished metal Stem and polished Campa breaks, and the Crank, even better if Cama Record the old one. then the whole will look great. this looks like a modern/traditional MIX. best Stefan

P.S. the chris king headset looks odd/ugly.


To each their own since that's EXACTLY what I didn't want. :) :beerchug:



yes yes, to each their own, no problem for me that your bike looks a little too bulky... just said what is see.


:beerchug:

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 23, 2009 7:05 am 
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stuff the haters!
top build, im taking delivery of my master light soon (well 10 weeks really:()
Mine will be a similar, a few different components though.
FWIW i reckon the super record in all its carbon blackness looks far better than any silver/alloy group would.


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 23, 2009 7:16 am 
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Very nice indeed. A good setup. The only retro bit is the frame itself, which makes it a modern bike. It's looks better than mixing and matching old and new bits IMO.

I always have a steel bike (that's all we had in the 60's when I started) and it always has the smiley effect.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 26, 2009 5:02 pm 
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a.davis12 wrote:
stuff the haters!
top build, im taking delivery of my master light soon (well 10 weeks really:()
Mine will be a similar, a few different components though.
FWIW i reckon the super record in all its carbon blackness looks far better than any silver/alloy group would.


Thanks...I musti've looked at hundreds of Master builds before settling on this setup. I agonized over carbon vs chromed. :smartass:

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KB wrote:
Very nice indeed. A good setup. The only retro bit is the frame itself, which makes it a modern bike. It's looks better than mixing and matching old and new bits IMO.

I always have a steel bike (that's all we had in the 60's when I started) and it always has the smiley effect.


Yes, I DEFINITELY didn't want to mix/match...

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 26, 2009 11:55 pm 
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P.S. the chris king headset looks odd/ugly.

What would your alternative suggestion be?

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 27, 2009 3:05 pm 
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It still baffles me that the person who build "Thing 1" (best looking titanium bike ever) also came up with this :(

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 27, 2009 3:23 pm 
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Timo wrote:
It still baffles me that the person who build "Thing 1" (best looking titanium bike ever) also came up with this :(


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 27, 2009 8:06 pm 
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I think you re bike is very nice, i have the same frame ordered from maestro and will hopefully have it in the new year.
Mike from maestro is going to build it for me with the '07 record from my old frame and build me some wheels,ambrosio exellence onto record hubs ,if it comes out half as nice as yours ill be a happy man! :)


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 27, 2009 9:38 pm 
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trig wrote:
I think you re bike is very nice, i have the same frame ordered from maestro and will hopefully have it in the new year.
Mike from maestro is going to build it for me with the '07 record from my old frame and build me some wheels,ambrosio exellence onto record hubs ,if it comes out half as nice as yours ill be a happy man! :)


You'll love it...looking forward to seeing it with some Ambrosio's!

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