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PostPosted: Sun Nov 18, 2012 1:49 am 
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runningrunningjump wrote:

I also ditched the bar end plugs. They have no function on a summer bike as there is not going to be any wet road crud getting in there. The standard cannondale ones were over 20g the pair and I also had some bontrager buzz-kills which were over 80g!!!!!


isn't one of the main purposes of a bar end plug to prevent the bars from impaling your leg if you crash and taking out a 'cookie'. i'd ride with them.


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 18, 2012 2:04 am 
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Hey wolf...
Stem is tuned to 109. Bars are at 187 after trimming the downs


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 03, 2012 12:28 am 
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Has anyone out there been able to get there Supersix below 12#? I know I could lose about 80g with Sram Red and hologram cranks. Seems like a hole lotta money for very little gain. I also know I could save about 40 grams with lighter seatpost and cages; however, the bars and stem are about as light as I would get and they all kinda go together. The Ciamillo brakes could be exchanged for kcnc c1 brakes, but then i couldnt use the powercordz. About the only thing I can think of id Fybrolyte carbon rings.

What have others done

MY BUILD

HM SUPERSIX...................................937
FORK...............................................335
HEADSET.........................................60 (ULTRASTAR W/VELOFLYTE TOPCAP)
FSA K-FORCE SADDLEPOST................155 (ALL TI HARDWARE)
FSA K-FORCE BARS...........................189 (TRIMMED)
FSA K-FORCE STEM...........................109 (ALL ALU HW)
FORCE SHIFTERS...............................303
RED 1091R CHAIN.............................232
RED 1090 CASSETTE..........................152
HYLIX CARBON SADDLE......................93
BB30................................................55
FORCE CRANK...................................585
CIAMILLO BRAKES.............................193 (ZERO G TI)
ROLF ELAN........................................1296 (W/VELOPLUGS)
SUPERSONIC TUBES..........................104
SUPERSONIC TIRES...........................284
CONTROLTECH RACE SKEWERS..........30
POWERCORDZ DER............................37
POWERCORDZ BRK............................38
DA FR DERAILLEUR............................71 (PARLEE CLAMP AND ALU HW)
FORCE REAR DERAILLEUR...................160 (ALU HW + FIBROLYTE PLAYE)
BOWTIE PEDALS................................155 (ALL TI)
K-FORCE CAGES.................................66 (ALU HW)
LIZARD SKIN TAPE.............................60
JAGWIRE INLINE ADJUSTERS...............6
GREASE, AIR, ETC..............................55

TOTAL...............................................5760

12.69LBS


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 23, 2012 12:16 pm 
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Reading the parts list. Surely there is room for improvement and throwing grams. But of course the current weight is really very good now.
With the development of good luck!


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