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 Post subject: 2014 CAAD 10 54cm
PostPosted: Thu Nov 06, 2014 10:46 am 
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The beginning of my exciting new build....

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Looks promising :)

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A fine start indeed!!

Can you give us the proposed build list? Let me guess..... you are putting SRAM on it? But it looks like a Campy cassette?

What wheels are those? I thought the LW Schwarz edition had ceramic bearings so wouldn't have the white decal on the hub? OR are they standard and you have blacked out the Lightweight txt on the rim?

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This thread has potential!
Keep us updated. Im looking forward to more pics / progress.


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Yum so far!


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 Post subject: Re: 2014 CAAD 10 54cm
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Lig wrote:
A fine start indeed!!

Can you give us the proposed build list? Let me guess..... you are putting SRAM on it? But it looks like a Campy cassette?

What wheels are those? I thought the LW Schwarz edition had ceramic bearings so wouldn't have the white decal on the hub? OR are they standard and you have blacked out the Lightweight txt on the rim?

Cheers,
Lig.


Pfft Sram, no, i dont like it when the shifter paddles breaks off going up a climb and it drops me into the 12....

Shimano 11sp. These are standard Gen 4 LW Tubs but from a Focus Cayo Ltd (if you look closely they have focus written on them). Got them new for ~50% of RRP.

I have a dura ace 9000 crank but also a spare 105 5800 shift kit which i am thinking of throwing on for now until i decide whether i need 2 x di2 bikes.


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Very nice... you will love the bike.


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 Post subject: Re: 2014 CAAD 10 54cm
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Ok decided to go di2 blend of DA9000 cranks and brakes and 6870 shift kit


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Waiting eagerly for pics of the bike fully built - will look fantastic!


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 Post subject: Re: 2014 CAAD 10 54cm
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I looking for some advice on a saddle. I have an all white Arione R3 which actually looks cool when it contrasts against everything else being black.

That said i'm finding it really hard to find an all black Arione in an R3 model (R7s are readily available and so too are R1's)

I have an Antares R3 but it has some blue on it....??? What do i do?


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 Post subject: Re: 2014 CAAD 10 54cm
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Just use the white R3 for the time being until a black one shows up. Get white tape to match if it bothers you that much.

If a saddle color sets you back from riding a sweet bike...

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I really like Caad's with DA :thumbup:

Maybe a slammed 6° stem insted of the spacers and 17°?

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