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PostPosted: Wed Feb 12, 2014 3:33 pm 
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Little bit jelly I just can't justerfy 6 large on a new set just for the black pivots :mrgreen:

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PostPosted: Wed Feb 12, 2014 4:47 pm 
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The all black is very slick looking :D


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PostPosted: Wed Mar 12, 2014 10:52 am 
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So.. Is this finished yet? :up:


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PostPosted: Wed Mar 12, 2014 7:33 pm 
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Still waiting on a few bits.
THM crank on order from Starbike.
Waiting for the MCFK stem to finally get released.
As soon as the crank arrives I'll build it with a temporary stem.

I'm getting a bit impatient!


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 25, 2014 7:36 pm 
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Finally I have received the crank set, spider, BB cups & seat post.
Just the elusive MCFK stem to go!
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 26, 2014 9:35 am 
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Whoa. How did I miss this. This is going to be a beautiful build.


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PostPosted: Sat Apr 26, 2014 11:52 am 
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Dave at Pedalling Gear is building it next week.
More pics soon.


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PostPosted: Wed May 21, 2014 10:36 am 
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THM M3 with praxis rings looks awesome:
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As does the elusive MCFK stem:
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 29, 2014 10:46 am 
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Hi All,
Finally got the built together.
I am very pleased with the result.
A huge shout out to Dave at Pedalling Gear for all his help.
Final weight as you see it, with pedals & cages is 6.01kg.

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 29, 2014 12:24 pm 
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Congratulations. That's one helluva ride. Please give us a ride report when you get a chance.


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 29, 2014 1:46 pm 
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needs an MFCK seat clamp.
the one you want for a z5 is the 12mm high one. probably get you under 6kgs... just noticed the washers and caps still on the tire valves :unbelievable:

even lance says this is a no no https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZqY3R7s9HwY

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 29, 2014 1:48 pm 
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super looking final product!

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 29, 2014 3:18 pm 
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Nice!

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 29, 2014 3:34 pm 
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So it's a who's who of the current WW favourite parts but the overall look is dominated by the saddle position - do you really have femurs that short?

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 29, 2014 9:12 pm 
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Feedback taken:
Checked the fit info & moved the seat back!
Valve caps & nuts dispensed with!
And sugarkane, you are right about the seat clamp, its on my list.
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