Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About Impressum
It is currently Tue Dec 06, 2016 10:44 pm
Recently the board software has been updated and there are some known bugs/failures:
- Avatars are currently not being displayed ✔ FIXED
- Tapatalk connection is currently broken ✔ FIXED
- Avatars cannot be uploaded ✔ FIXED

Please note that we will soon do some changes in WW board template design in case to get a fully mobile/desktop responsiveness board!
If you find more errors please post it here: http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=139062


All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 19 posts ]  Go to page 1 2 Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Jerk created Look 595
PostPosted: Wed Dec 27, 2006 5:42 am 
Offline

Joined: Mon May 08, 2006 4:42 am
Posts: 272
07 Look 595
Campy Record
M5 brakes
Lw Ventoux's
Veloflex Servico Corse tubulars

This is the Jerk's creation.


JB


Attachments:
DSC_0014 (Medium).JPG
DSC_0014 (Medium).JPG [ 5.55 KiB | Viewed 1441 times ]
DSC_0013 (Medium).JPG
DSC_0013 (Medium).JPG [ 86.8 KiB | Viewed 1362 times ]
DSC_0012 (Medium).JPG
DSC_0012 (Medium).JPG [ 84.25 KiB | Viewed 1385 times ]
DSC_0011 (Medium).JPG
DSC_0011 (Medium).JPG [ 4.38 KiB | Viewed 1397 times ]
DSC_0010 (Medium).JPG
DSC_0010 (Medium).JPG [ 84.6 KiB | Viewed 2423 times ]
Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Wed Dec 27, 2006 5:51 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sat Jun 24, 2006 4:37 am
Posts: 463
Location: CALIFORNIA
Excellent build, the jerk really knows what he is doing, I have become a fan. I think that looks like a very solid setup, M5 brakes, ventoux's, 595, campy, really rock solid extremely dependable parts. I was wondering what the new ventoux finish would look like and am still undecided on what I think about them, I think I like them though. Congratulations, should be fun to ride! Lastly, weight please?


Top
   
 Post subject:
Posted: Wed Dec 27, 2006 5:51 am 


Top
   
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Wed Dec 27, 2006 5:58 am 
Offline

Joined: Mon May 08, 2006 4:42 am
Posts: 272
13.5 lbs. I think I like the 6K weave better than the 3K. The weave really stands out. It's really hard to describe how awesome the Ventoux's ride.


JB


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Wed Dec 27, 2006 6:12 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sat Jun 10, 2006 6:41 pm
Posts: 538
Location: St Petersburg Florida
And a generously sized stem... signature Jerk!

_________________
This board would be MUCH nicer if everybody would just chill out.


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Dec 28, 2006 12:12 pm 
Offline

Joined: Thu Nov 30, 2006 11:57 am
Posts: 310
Location: Melbourne, Aus.
quick q: don't the ventouxs have a wheel magnet laminated in? why the extra?

love the bike btw.


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Dec 28, 2006 2:06 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Tue Mar 15, 2005 8:59 pm
Posts: 987
Location: u.k
:D those ventoux ,s look the business ,how does it ride


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Dec 28, 2006 5:46 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Feb 02, 2006 10:26 pm
Posts: 542
Location: NoVA
Nice! What bars are those?


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Dec 28, 2006 10:27 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon May 08, 2006 4:42 am
Posts: 272
There's a small magnet attached to the spoke right up against where the spoke enters the rim. I couldn't get my computer senser that high so I had to add the extra magnet.

The Ventoux's are exceptional wheels. Solid, very stiff laterally and they seem to roll by themselves when climbing. The combo frame/wheels are perfect together.

The bars are Reynolds Ouzo Pro's anatomical 42 cm. Best bars I've used to date.

JB


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Thu Dec 28, 2006 11:31 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sat Jun 24, 2006 4:37 am
Posts: 463
Location: CALIFORNIA
It is amazing to hear such good reviews of these products especially from someone that already has a ton of amazing builds. They must truly be exceptional if you like them that much over your other great bikes. I saw that you have standard spoked carbon wheels on one of your other bikes, and read that you do a lot of climbing. Can you tell me what you think of each wheelset and which you would reccomend because I am looking at the differences between standard spoked and lightweights, and live in similar terrain, thanks.


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Fri Dec 29, 2006 8:50 am 
Offline

Joined: Sun Nov 21, 2004 4:47 pm
Posts: 381
Location: Belgium
TheFatGuy wrote:
And a generously sized stem... signature Jerk!


All the Jerk's friends have long arms ?

_________________
my Litespeed Archon custom :
http://img524.imageshack.us/img524/5777/p1020813zg4a443pn2.th.jpg


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sat Dec 30, 2006 12:42 am 
Offline

Joined: Mon May 08, 2006 4:42 am
Posts: 272
No,

Mine are average for my Height. I wear a 33 length shirt. I just like longer stems on my bikes.

JB


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sat Dec 30, 2006 1:35 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Sat Dec 11, 2004 1:31 pm
Posts: 1762
Location: Funky Town, NJ
Jack, whats the Top Tube lengh on that bad boy?


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sat Dec 30, 2006 2:00 am 
Offline

Joined: Mon May 08, 2006 4:42 am
Posts: 272
I measured 55cm although it's supposed to be 54.5. I may be a little off. I could probably go to a 140 length stem but the bike feels so sweet that I don;t need to change. My balance on the bike is spot on.


Jack


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sun Dec 31, 2006 12:48 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri Jul 02, 2004 2:01 pm
Posts: 86
Location: Belgium
I can only dream of such a bike :roll:

_________________
Image
Image


Top
   
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Mon Jan 01, 2007 12:58 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Sep 14, 2006 2:59 am
Posts: 121
Location: From Brooklyn to Manhattan
Sweet bike! Christmas sure was merry!

8)


Top
   
 Post subject:
Posted: Mon Jan 01, 2007 12:58 am 


Top
   
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 19 posts ]  Go to page 1 2 Next

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Iv'e created a universal wireless shifter - all feedback appreciated

[ Go to page: 1 2 ]

in Cycle Chat

PaulG

17

2047

Fri Nov 25, 2016 1:30 am

ooo View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google Adsense [Bot] and 26 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited