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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 4:20 pm 
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Hi!
I want a lighter bike. Help me! 8)

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Frame: Canyon Ultimate CF SLX 9.0 CT
Fork: Canyon
Stem: Ritchey 1 1/4 wcs - Canyon std. 11mm.
Handlebar: 3T ergosum ltd (165g)
Bartape: Lizard skin 2,5 black.

Seatpost: Canyon Vcls (cut)
Saddle: Selle Italia slr - (125g)

STI: Dura Ace 7900, 2x10 speed
Cassette: Dura Ace 7900 cassette, 11-21 gearing.
Chainset: Fulcrum Torq RS 53/39 - chainrings same.
Chain: KMC Gold x10sl.

Wheels: Farsports 38mm - (1370g)
Skewers: china TI- (48g)
Tires: GP 4000 / Season 4000 (23mm)- (220/235g pr. tire)
Tubes: specialized - (2x 65g = 130g)
Pedals: Look keo carbon stainless (stays on)

6.920 kg. (Bike weight with pedals, bryton - all attached.)

Want it down at the UCI 6.7

Ti bolts are ordered.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 4:31 pm 
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From the looks of your saddle position, you could probably loose some weight by using a straight seat post.

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 4:41 pm 
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I have considered that, but the Canyon seatpost should be one of the best comfort carbon seat posts.
Thanks for you're reply :)


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 4:46 pm 
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Conti Supersonic tubes, Veloflex corsa 23mm tyres. That should save you about 80gms for not much spend.

Other than that it would be a new stem (Extralite maybe), post and or crank, in ascending cost order!

Oh and I almost forgot some EE brakes.

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 4:53 pm 
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Remember the Canyon needs a 1 1/4 stem ;) I will look at tubes and EE brakes though ;)

i have about 200 dollars for this saving.

Thanks your reply! :beerchug:


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 5:04 pm 
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For $200 you could go with either some used Ciamillo brakes or Planet X CNC brakes.

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 5:05 pm 
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Just read that the PX brakes isn't near as good as DA brakes.. I have a bid for a pair of Ciamillo :)


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Neither are going to be as good as DA, for sure The Ciamillos are close enough though.....unfortunately the tires/tubes are not going to get you there so you are going to need to make concessions to reach your goal.

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 6:11 pm 
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I think i can take about 30g on tubes, 80g on seatpost, 15g on bolts, 10 on fork. so thats 130g/ish.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 6:49 pm 
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Latex tubes, bottle cages, planet-x brakes, cables, seatpost and seat.

Ti spindle if you don't want to change pedals.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 7:21 pm 
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Bottle cages lighter than 18g?
cables is noted :-)


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 7:40 pm 
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If you want to shave some weight..

TUNE Bottle Cage Wassertr├Ąger 2.0, claimed 9 grams.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2015 9:23 pm 
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They only work with tacx bottles right?


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PostPosted: Wed Mar 11, 2015 9:53 pm 
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It's a good effort.

Yes - see cages and cables as an option

Pedals also - what about Blade Tis?

It's really the wheels that need upgraded to tubs to get down to mid 6s.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 11, 2015 10:56 pm 
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segmented cable housing should spare some gramm.

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