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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2004 6:41 pm 
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Hi,

can anybody tell me the real weight of the new c50?

Some people say, the frame weighs exactly the same as the C40 (round about 1200g), others tell me a weight of 1400g only for the frame?

Does anybody has more information?

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2004 7:42 pm 
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The real weight should be 1410gr (size 54) :(
http://weightweenies.starbike.com/listi ... roadframes
... I think that this weight is true ...

It's too much heavy!!!

... Here in Italy Colnago C50 kit [Frame (1410gr) +Fork (420gr) +Seatpost (185gr) ] costs 3300 Euro !!!!!!!

In Europe Scott CR1 (only frame) costs 1800-1900 Euro.
... but it weights only 905gr (real weight / size 56).

See this link:
www.efbe.de

Scott CR1 is the best frame!

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2004 8:09 pm 
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Hi Delpi,

I cant believe that the frame is more than 200g heavier than the old model c40?!

I don't like the scott. It looks ugly....

I own a Colnago Dream and the Geometry is perfct. So I want to stay with Colnago.....but I never would buy a carbon-frame with more than 1250g in my size - no way.... :(

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2004 8:15 pm 
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Hi Effe see this link:
http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum ... hlight=c50

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2004 8:26 pm 
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thank you for the link. that's poor....a carbon-frame with that weight?!
my dream is as light, as the c40....then I don't need a C40 :cry:

but the c40 looks really nice. but if you want to have a light bike.... :roll:

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2004 8:28 pm 
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Hey Effe,

What yu doing here? :D
Did yu sell your mapei dream for some "Hefeweizen" ?? :up:


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 01, 2004 8:33 pm 
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no, i keep my dream ;-)

but i wanted to look for a c40...but with that weight....but it looks so nice. but the frame and fork weighs almost 400g more than a giant!!

oh my god....but giant looks not so nice. i hate sloping

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but the c40 looks really nice. but if you want to have a light bike


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I am agree ... if you want a bike under 6,8 Kg!!

but if you want to respect UCI limit (6,8kg) Colnago C50 is ok.

If you see this link:
http://weightweenies.starbike.com/articles.php?ID=32

The frame is make with Columbus Airplane (= 1400gr)
The fork is a Time full Calbon (>400gr)
The seatpost is a Campagnolo Record (>190gr)
All these components are not too much light but the bike weights 6,8 Kg!!

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