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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2012 12:49 pm 
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Sorry probably overstating the "tuned " bit of the seatpost, I changed the steel bolt for a Ti bolt which saved 7g (14g standard steel, 7g gold ti bolt from probolt) and i cut off the excess length once i had the seatpost height worked out. Also all decals and clearcoat was removed with a razorblade and wetsanded with 1200 grit and them matte clearcoated. I put extra clearcoat around the seatpost clamp location so i could use a lightweight 6g MCFK carbon collar and not worry about seatpost slip.

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2012 3:24 pm 
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artray wrote:
Fantastic :thumbup: more photos if poss :beerchug:


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 28, 2012 9:09 am 
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NiFTY wrote:
Sorry probably overstating the "tuned " bit of the seatpost, I changed the steel bolt for a Ti bolt which saved 7g (14g standard steel, 7g gold ti bolt from probolt) and i cut off the excess length once i had the seatpost height worked out. Also all decals and clearcoat was removed with a razorblade and wetsanded with 1200 grit and them matte clearcoated. I put extra clearcoat around the seatpost clamp location so i could use a lightweight 6g MCFK carbon collar and not worry about seatpost slip.

Thanks! I was wondering if you found something on the clamp that I wasn't able to, but it looks like we're on the same page. :beerchug:


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 28, 2012 4:07 pm 
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Great job on the stem too. I'm very hooked on one of those too. But I might use a "non-matte" clearcoat. And btw. Awesome bike. :thumbup:


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 29, 2012 12:19 pm 
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:thumbup: sweet looking evo, loving the matt look, please post more detailed pics

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 02, 2013 9:16 pm 
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Which Evo is that? It's an incredible weight. How much did you shed with the strip + clearcoat?

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 03, 2013 9:58 am 
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Will try and swipe someones camera for some better photos as i have only been using my smartphone.

Re: Evo model - It was a size 54 Evo 2 Red - ie: The black clearcoat with green accents. Not much weight was saved as I put 5 layers of matte clearcoat over the frame once i was done. About 10g off the frame.

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 03, 2013 10:37 am 
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Stunning build :)

It's quite a dream for me to get a stealth Evo


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 03, 2013 3:54 pm 
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Could you post a better pic of the Evo. Full side please.

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 04, 2013 7:38 am 
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Here are a few more photos, sorry I haven't had any lessons so they are still poor quality.


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 04, 2013 7:39 am 
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 04, 2013 10:39 am 
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One of my favorite stealth bikes! :thumbup:

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 04, 2013 10:45 am 
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This is really a nice bike. Thanks for the pictures. I'm in love.

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 09, 2013 10:20 am 
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Ok, you've got a nice car :back2topic: now...


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PostPosted: Fri Feb 15, 2013 12:32 pm 
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That evo is a little porky!!
Looks pretty though.

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