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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 8:55 am 
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Great job!

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 9:02 am 
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Really nice project. Great job.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 9:59 am 
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Which tubs are you using on the LW wheelset?
veloflex criteriums
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What did you use for the clear coat?
after i rubbed the paint back to nude carbon, after some deliberation about D.I.Y in the end i sent the frame away to argos cycles in UK for clearcoat and decals.
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C`mon, be a man, make that side shot
will this do for now? :noidea:
actually i just noticed the saddle is tilted up a fraction!
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 10:12 am 
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this is a sweet re-build but can we ppllleaaasseeee see a good side profile shot :mrgreen:

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 11:44 am 
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ok, bowed to pressure.... in the bottom pic i corrected the previous saddle tilt this morning :wink:

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 11:58 am 
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cleanest trek roadbike i have ever seen
almost makes me get me one my self

cheers

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 1:50 pm 
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Wow, in it its whole beauty and style 8) :thumbup:

The polished alu brakes, front & rear deraileur.... are icing on the cake!

As I already wrote, I`de change the sadlle and cages.
An all black sadlle with black rails...



Edit: how about Prologo Scratch?
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 4:59 pm 
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Nah, its better with arione! :thumbup: for effort

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 5:27 pm 
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It looks so huge to me :?

I changed my mind about Prologo, it must be all black! ;)

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 7:10 pm 
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goodness :shock:

I am an avid trek hater.
but this is stunning,
especially with the lightweights.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 11:25 pm 
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Awsome! Just a great bike.


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2011 11:47 pm 
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I'm unloading all my bike stuff and keeping ONE bike, but this makes me want to take a old crappy bike and make it special.. Good job!


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2011 12:00 am 
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It looks stunning with low profile rims, but Lightweights are a bit poshy for Athena groupset none the less.
But I totally like love what you did with old and not so good looking frameset.

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2011 12:43 am 
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Who knew?

Underneath the punter kit, a legit bike.

Wow.

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2011 1:08 am 
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This machine is intense. You win.

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