1980~ Steel classic.

Discuss light weight issues concerning road bikes & parts.
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Littlemad
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by Littlemad

This is my roadbike,Columbus sl frameset(1.9kg+650gr~fork). I'm a weightweenie but i don't want to use carbon parts,or sacrifice confort(saddle,bartape) or go sub 200gr tires(punctures) I will pass on these weight savings. Now at: 8.85-8.90kg and going towards 8.3kg
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Littlemad
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by Littlemad

Weight savings:

Mavic wheel is 1140gr vs new wheel 900gr =-240
Michelin 275gr vs Conti gp4000 s2 205 =-70
Conti gp classic 25c 230gr vs Conti gp4000 s2 205 =-25
Latex now x2 155 vs Vredestein Race Latex x2 100 =-50
Alu handlebar 235 vs KCNC SC Force Road 205 =-30
Steel vs Ti Bolts(2xm8{120mm,10 1xm6{15mm)=-30~
Rim strips vs Strapping tape(fiberglass reinforced) =-20~
Hollow attaching bolt for rear derailleur =-6
Steel vs Aluminium stem expander =-5?
Alu 11T lockring= -6
KMC 8sp vs KMC 9sp sl =-50~
Merida alu. light brake shoes for front= -10?
Steel vs Ceramic balls for headset = -25~

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