Canyon Ultimate AL actual weights?

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donm
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by donm

I'm considering a Canyon Ultimate AL 9.0, with the Force Groupset and Ksyrium Equipe wheels. Canyon has it listed at 7.55kg, which sounds a bit optimistic to me. Does anyone have one of the Ultimate AL bikes that they've weighed? How does actual weight compare to Canyon's listed weight?

Martin1977
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by Martin1977

in 2007 Tour frames test they tested F8 alu. In size 58, frame was 1391g, 314g fork, 74g headset.

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Mackers
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by Mackers

My 2006 F8 is 1271g in size 51, without the headset.
I never did weigh the replacement fork.

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tochnics
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by tochnics

thats al pretty light, problerly very stiff to ?
sourcing for some sweet Ti frame deals do
Join the light side

a light bike does make you go faster unless you are slow

2 wheels
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by 2 wheels

tochnics wrote:thats al pretty light, problerly very stiff to ?

Yes one of the stiffest lightweight alloy frames out there. Here's weight and stiffness comparisons with the well know Cannondale CAAD 9 alloy frameset: viewtopic.php?p=502521#p502521
2 wheels wrote:
jmsp wrote:If it's about stiffness, here are some values of roadbike.de tests

Alu frames
- Cannondale CAAD9 - http://www.roadbike.de/rennraeder/test- ... latt.9.htm
- Canyon Ultimate AL - http://www.roadbike.de/rennraeder/test- ... latt.9.htm
So, Canyon's alu frame is stiffer than a CAAD9!!!

"tretlager" is BB
"lenkkopf" is headtube
("laufrad" is wheel)

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Cannondale CAAD 9 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Canyon Ultimate AL 7.0

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Weight CAAD9  AL7.0
Frame: 1250g  1380g
Fork:   425g   315g
Total: 1675g  1695g

This is taken from a test of 18 Ultegra bikes. You can see test results for all 18 bikes here: http://www.roadbike.de/test/bikes/test- ... 8708.9.htm

paulhelyer
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by paulhelyer

Just taken delivery of the Ultimate AL 9.0 SL and it weighs 7.2kg in XL with Look Keo2 Max pedals.

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