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PostPosted: Tue May 08, 2012 10:56 am 
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Hi all,

Just built this up for sale (but with Pro Lite Como wheels not the LWs :roll: )..... Had to put the LWs on to see what it looked like and thought it was deffo worth a show!!

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Hope you like it....
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PostPosted: Tue May 08, 2012 11:20 am 
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WHY?!? Why are you selling this?


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PostPosted: Tue May 08, 2012 11:56 am 
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Hi Jsinclair,

Its just a hobby of mine. I have enough 'nice' bikes and when I see a nice frame I buy it and build it into something that I think others will like. At the moment I really like the old Italian Steel frames, but with modern components. I just thought this one looked superb??!!

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PostPosted: Tue May 08, 2012 7:58 pm 
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Never thought I'd say this, but Lightweights seem to look good on pretty much every bike.

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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 8:04 am 
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Awesome bike! I'd slap some Ambrosio rims wrapped with tan sidewall tubulars on it.


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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 12:59 pm 
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Nice build!

But compact cranks and ergo bars... hmmm...

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Lig,

Bravo!

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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 4:54 pm 
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Thanks for the responses guys....

eurperg - I know the ergo bars seem to fit with the modern feel and the compact cranks, well they seem to be the more popular choice for new bikes.

veganeric - Now that would look nice.....!! The bike for sale has Pro Lite Como wheels, kind of entry level so someone could spend more on a nicer set of hoops if they like.
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lovely frame - needs white cloth bar tape and silver levers with white hoods for my taste to match the rest of the build

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