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PostPosted: Mon Oct 06, 2003 4:47 am 
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I only weigh 130lbs so I can take the lightest out there, just don't know wht the lightest is. Any help much appreciated.

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I don't know any lighter - 828.3 g
http://www.supersonicsystems.de/Rahmen/rahmen.html


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Nice bike, is that their own carbon saddle post combo?


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Sandro Mura's Denti is the lightest that I've ever seen http://www.geocities.com/murabicycle/Road.html sub 800g :lol:


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Thanks, but I'm looking for the lightest frame that I CAN BUY. Not trying to be rude, I do appreciate the info given, but none of those frames can be bought. So if you know any light weight frames I can buy please let me know. Thanks.

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The Agresti U2 from BTP is light (900g) and the Scott C1 is also very light


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Or try the Litespeed Ghisallo or TCR Once Carbon.


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Superlite wrote:
Thanks, but I'm looking for the lightest frame that I CAN BUY. Not trying to be rude, I do appreciate the info given, but none of those frames can be bought. So if you know any light weight frames I can buy please let me know. Thanks.


AFAIK the frame is commercially available.
Just contact the owner of Supersonic Systems Karl Durst (karldurst@freenet.de).

@nikh: Yes, the seatpost combination is his own development.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 06, 2003 9:10 pm 
Well there is no other frame i know which is lighter, more solid, more stiff than the new Scott Cr1 team issue....i was waiting for such a frame a long time...there were alot of good ones on my mind but i always found something to criticize.

Now i got it ..and its mine...MINE mY PRECIOUS...(diabolic laughter)... :lol: :wink:


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 06, 2003 11:13 pm 
Man, that in-development seat/post combo looks scary uncomfortable, i dunno about you guys, I don't think I'd go anywhere near that thing...unless it cost about half as much as a AX-lightness


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Thanks, I'll check into it. 8)

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If money doesn't matter I would buy the Litespeed Ghisallo. Very light, lifetime warranty, nice look but I don't know anything about Stiffness (the Scott Cr 1 is very stiff with this small weight). And the horrable price...


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PostPosted: Thu Oct 09, 2003 1:24 am 
have you looked at cannondale? that caad7 thing is pretty light, and balls-stiff.


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Why don't you try a Cervelo R2.5 ? It seems to me they're making a good frame, very light (few grams more than Scott) and available in lots of sizes... They're keeping more than one eye on bike's geometry...

Bye, Benz.


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