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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 9:06 pm 
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Nice decision on the Ti bolts!
It's the big and little stuff that conspires against our scales.

By the way, will the BTP FD hanger work on your Madone? See "shifting" on this link.
It worked on my 1st gen Madone, which I sold. If it'll work for you, I'll give it to you.

http://www.b-t-p.de/B-T-P_Team/b-t-p_team1.html

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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 9:17 pm 
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Johnny Rad wrote:
Nice decision on the Ti bolts!
It's the big and little stuff that conspires against our scales.

By the way, will the BTP FD hanger work on your Madone? See "shifting" on this link.
It worked on my 1st gen Madone, which I sold. If it'll work for you, I'll give it to you.

http://www.b-t-p.de/B-T-P_Team/b-t-p_team1.html


Thanks

It will! Was thinking of getting one. Sent you a PM

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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Tue Feb 22, 2011 11:45 pm 
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New wheels?

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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Wed Feb 23, 2011 8:03 am 
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Westifer12 wrote:
New wheels?

Yes please!

Looking to get some Stan's 340s on Tune hubs eventually. Maybe end of March...

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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Mon Feb 28, 2011 6:47 pm 
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Few new parts arrived recently
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Just waiting on my Red cranks to arrive and then it's build time!

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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Thu Mar 10, 2011 11:01 pm 
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Nice chainrings :) I am waiting on my set of these to come :)

They are 53/39 aren't they?


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 Post subject: Re: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Thu Mar 10, 2011 11:12 pm 
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iainsheppard wrote:
Nice chainrings :) I am waiting on my set of these to come :)

They are 53/39 aren't they?

Yep.

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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Fri Mar 11, 2011 1:47 pm 
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New parts on the way

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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Fri Mar 11, 2011 2:29 pm 
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Nearly the same parts as I have, should save you a bit of weight :)


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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2011 9:20 pm 
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Partly tuned the force rear derailleur

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Still need to get some new pulley bolts, pinch bolt, adjustment screws and maybe hollow pivot bolt but no idea how to remove that!

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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2011 12:12 am 
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Looking good, I should be hoping for similar weight savings but I went the KCNC alloy jockey wheels that were 18 grams for the set.


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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Tue Mar 22, 2011 1:38 pm 
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great updates 8)


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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Wed Mar 23, 2011 8:33 pm 
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Finally got around to weighing it.

Frame build

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Full front Wheel

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Full rear wheel

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4797 + 1004 + 1510 = 7311g

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7311g (Current weight) - 809.5g (savings on the way) = 6501.5g :D

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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Wed Mar 23, 2011 10:41 pm 
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Awesome weight :)

I want to see some better pics of those rims :)


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 Post subject: Re: Trek Madone 5.2
PostPosted: Wed Mar 23, 2011 10:57 pm 
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iainsheppard wrote:
Awesome weight :)

I want to see some better pics of those rims :)


Jason at fairwheel will be making them, they're just waiting on the extralite hubs to arrive. Should be built next week.

Hopefully I'll get them by mid April as they have to ship to UK.

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