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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Thu Jun 09, 2011 1:21 pm 
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It's a little unlikely they'll be that light, given the NeutronU weigh ~1500.

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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Thu Jun 09, 2011 1:54 pm 
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Seen Euruses ( or is it Euri? :lol: ) come in at 1490, so i don't see why it should be unlikely, that the 50 come in at ca. 1520 :noidea:
We'll see though


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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Thu Jun 09, 2011 5:31 pm 
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CarlTroy wrote:
Seen Euruses ( or is it Euri? :lol: ) come in at 1490, so i don't see why it should be unlikely, that the 50 come in at ca. 1520 :noidea:
We'll see though


I doubt it , but if they do come around that weight, i'll get a set too lol.

If you look at the zipp 303 clincher with 44mm rim comes at around 1623grams.

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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Thu Jun 09, 2011 5:54 pm 
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They are claiming the Bullet 50 is 1755g, the Bullet Ultra is 1590 (for both 2-way fit and regular clincher).

Ultra version 80 is 1770g, 105 is 1998g. All claimed.

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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Thu Jun 09, 2011 6:05 pm 
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Oh poor pigs...was nice dreaming for half a day, though! :wink:


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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Sun Jun 12, 2011 2:05 am 
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1. Any information as to when these wheels will be available?

2. Will you be able to purchase these individually eg 50 front 80 rear?

Thanks


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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2011 4:01 pm 
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what a disappointing launch...they look like old zipps with cheap decals....


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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2011 4:07 pm 
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willy wrote:
what a disappointing launch...they look like old zipps with cheap decals....

That's one point.. the second point is the name! Bullet for an italian (designed) product?

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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2011 8:56 pm 
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My 2 cents.

Decals look plain awful. Still heavy. The name? Bullet? Man, why can't you call them with an Italian name???


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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2011 9:12 pm 
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Because "proiettile" would not be pronounced by properly by anyone outside of Italy.

Campagnolo was already apparently too difficult that the market made "Campy" a seemingly official term... even though calling something "campy" is not a compliment.

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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2011 9:15 pm 
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"Campy" is just an Americanism.

They are late to the party though even so these will be better than many rivals due to the hubs and build quality.

Should concentrate on updating the excellent Boras ... more aero rim shape and rear stiffness please.


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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Wed Jul 27, 2011 8:13 am 
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First shops showing the prices already:
http://www.bike-components.de/advanced_ ... o%20bullet


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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Wed Jul 27, 2011 8:44 am 
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Not too bad...hoping for some real life pictures.

Dilemma though, what to do with my Bora's? :mrgreen:

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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Tue Aug 09, 2011 12:30 pm 
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Interesting news about Eurus:

"Also joining Campagnolo's Bullet at the Eurobike show in Germany in a few weeks will be the recently launched Eurus 50mm all-aluminium-rimmed wheel..."

http://road.cc/content/news/40357-campa ... t-clincher


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 Post subject: Re: Campagnolo Bullet
PostPosted: Tue Aug 09, 2011 12:50 pm 
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Doesn't make sense to me as the sister company already has deep dish carbon clinchers and they are light. My only guess they are marketing a product at a price point to fill in gaps in the product range and to place other products that thier competitors already have. Its an old marketing story!


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