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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL Build
PostPosted: Fri Oct 05, 2012 10:59 pm 
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artray wrote:
Very nice except the white bits .
The weight seems a bit heavy . I would have thought it would weigh less .
Beautiful bike :thumbup:


Enve wheels are heavy nowadays


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL Build
PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2012 7:10 am 
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Did you do internal brake line for rear I cant tell from the picture

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL Build
PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2012 7:24 am 
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What Artray said, I thought it would be under six with that build, Enve's included.

Awesome bike nonetheless!

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL Build
PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2012 12:59 pm 
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coopercook - yes, had internal rear brake - didn't know at first that complete housing ran all the way thru - so, went thru 2 sets of housing with that mistake.
also, am getting black bottle cages instead - will post new pic soon.

a few posts about weight not being lower - don't know what to say - the clinchers run nearly 1,400 g - so maybe that's were most of it is. other than that, would be pretty hard pressed for any significant weight reductions.

unless any suggestions ???


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL Build
PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2012 8:45 pm 
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Hell, screw it man. If you're happy with the bike and they way it is then leave it. Maybe lighter pedals or cables or something but it's still pretty awesome. I for one love it. Maybe not the white seatpost etc, but hey have that individual touch for contrast.

Nice job! :thumbup:

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL Build
PostPosted: Wed Oct 10, 2012 8:24 am 
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I had it done on mine I think he makes look fantastic. Nice bike by the way.

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL Build
PostPosted: Thu Oct 18, 2012 2:59 am 
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updated photos on first posting


Last edited by 3delis on Sun Nov 04, 2012 7:08 pm, edited 1 time in total.

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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL Build
PostPosted: Thu Oct 18, 2012 4:40 pm 
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Looks even better in person 8) :up:


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL Build
PostPosted: Sun Nov 04, 2012 7:10 pm 
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I updated my photos on first posting

ended up blacking out some of the white components - I think it turned out well


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 Post subject: Re: Crumpton SL Build
PostPosted: Sun Nov 04, 2012 7:28 pm 
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Superb. I love it! Very cool bike.


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