Trek emonda alr stealth weenie project 6.8 kg target achieved now 6.60kg update

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Fadec
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by Fadec

This is the bottle cage I will be using.

Planet X carbon 22g actual weight 20g
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Planet X bottle cage

Fadec
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This is the seatpost I'll use Ritchie carbon superlogic 161g. 27.2mm dia
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Ritchie carbon superlogic seatpost 161g

Fadec
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11g generic seatpost clamp
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11gseat post clamp

Fadec
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Choice of saddles Selle italia slr carbon rails 142g, ti rails 151g or San Marco era composite 142g
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San Marco era composite
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Slr carbon rails
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Slr ti rails

Fadec
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by Fadec

The standard bontrager saddle = 262g
Bontrager alloy seatpost = 294g
Seatpost clamp =22g
Total = 578g

To be replaced by probably selle italia slr carbon rails = 142g
Ritchie carbon superlogic Seatpost = 161g
Generic clamp = 11g
Total=315g

Saving 263g

Running total weight saving to date = 1697g

Fadec
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Next is handle bars and stem.

The original bontrager handlebar = 315g
Original st m = 143 g
Total = 458g

To be replaced with
FSA carbon force new ergo = 195g
Uno 7 90mm & ti bolts = 95g
Total = 290g

Saving 168g

Total saving to date =1865g
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Uno 7 90mm stem
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PSM
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by PSM

I ordered a red alr 5 today. Will be my new commuter.

Fadec
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by Fadec

You will not be disappointed with your choice I think the alr is a bit of a hidden gem

Fadec
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by Fadec

Few more details

Fork uncut =339g
Steerer spacers = 24g
Topcap/ bolt = 12g
Expander = 27g
Bearing top cap = 14g
Bearing inner race/ retainer = 2g
Top bearing = 19g
Bottom bearing = 24g

The steerer spacers will be changed for

BBB carbon spacers = 11g. saving 13g

The topcap/ bolt and expander are the next place to loose weight
I will update when this happens

Total saving to date =1878g
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BBB carbon spacers

Fadec
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by Fadec

Target weight = 7.0 kg without pedals/ cage

Actual weight = 6.525 kg without pedals/cage

Build up nearly finished but needless to say I'm pleased

FLtrooper
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by FLtrooper

Great results! Looks like 6.8 with Pedals and Cages?

:)

Fadec
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by Fadec

Right here we go

Pedals exustar eps-r fitted

Cage Planet X fitted

Garmin mount and garmin 25 fitted

Final weight = 6.790kg
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6.790kg

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PSM
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by PSM

Good job.

You know you can remove logos on stem with aceton? Done that 3 times.

Fadec
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by Fadec

Thanks I shall give it a go, I'm expecting a lighter steerer expander to arrive on Friday so I'll do it then

golfsierra
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by golfsierra

Congrats on the weight, hoping to get there with my build in next couple weeks.
Which expander are you going with?

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