FINALLY!! My new Evo Hi Mod build - 4.78kg

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themidge
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Bike looks good :thumbup:
Where did you get the veloflyte dust cover? I tried to find it online, but apparently Veloflyte has shut down(?) :noidea:

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Put the climbing wheels back on as it was a nice day yesterday for doing intervals, I’d forgotten how easily it goes up hills
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I like the modded Speedplays. Are those the same Zeros you mentioned in the first post, but with the bodies removed? Or are they Speedplay paves?

I scanned through the thread again, so sorry if you explained it somewhere already.

And sweet bike overall btw.
2010 Orbea Opal 54cm
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JerryLook wrote:
Mon Sep 24, 2018 8:18 pm
I like the modded Speedplays. Are those the same Zeros you mentioned in the first post, but with the bodies removed? Or are they Speedplay paves?

I scanned through the thread again, so sorry if you explained it somewhere already.

And sweet bike overall btw.
Different from the modded Zeros. Those just have the bolts, plates and spindles replaced. These are custom built with no Speedplay parts at all. They are made of Ward Industries spindles - machine down to allow a spanner to put them on and also milled out a little bit inside - Toronto Cycles ti bowties, ti bowtie bolts, ti axle bolts, generic bearings, aluminium tubing for the bearing bodies.

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Very cool :thumbup:
2010 Orbea Opal 54cm
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themidge wrote:
Mon Sep 24, 2018 8:09 pm
Bike looks good :thumbup:
Where did you get the veloflyte dust cover? I tried to find it online, but apparently Veloflyte has shut down(?) :noidea:
It was a UK website but I can’t remember the name of it. 4ibanez could probably tell you, hit him up

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Gto my Darimo bar being installed at the moment. I didn't have access to scales and the shop had misplaced theirs! But it was in the 120 - 129grams range based on putting it on the Park Tools bike scale. However the BTP carbon clamps are too big for the bar diameter, they just slide off. So had to go back to the stock Campag ones.

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dereksmalls wrote:Gto my Darimo bar being installed at the moment. I didn't have access to scales and the shop had misplaced theirs! But it was in the 120 - 129grams range based on putting it on the Park Tools bike scale. However the BTP carbon clamps are too big for the bar diameter, they just slide off. So had to go back to the stock Campag ones.
The sticker on the bar is spot on, to the 0.1g :)


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dereksmalls wrote:
Fri Dec 07, 2018 12:09 am
Gto my Darimo bar being installed at the moment. I didn't have access to scales and the shop had misplaced theirs! But it was in the 120 - 129grams range based on putting it on the Park Tools bike scale. However the BTP carbon clamps are too big for the bar diameter, they just slide off. So had to go back to the stock Campag ones.
Look forward to hearing your thoughts on your new bars. I have mine on but haven't ridden yet. With the temperatures forecast for this weekend it may be a little way off before that happens

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dereksmalls wrote:
Tue Sep 25, 2018 8:00 pm
themidge wrote:
Mon Sep 24, 2018 8:09 pm
Bike looks good :thumbup:
Where did you get the veloflyte dust cover? I tried to find it online, but apparently Veloflyte has shut down(?) :noidea:
It was a UK website but I can’t remember the name of it. 4ibanez could probably tell you, hit him up
I'd like one of these too. If anyone knows where to get one?

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They were from 'Long and Low'. Disappeared off the face of the earth, which is a bit annoying as I want one for the other bike.

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Ah shame, thanks anyway.

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beanbiken wrote:
Fri Dec 07, 2018 2:04 am

Look forward to hearing your thoughts on your new bars. I have mine on but haven't ridden yet. With the temperatures forecast for this weekend it may be a little way off before that happens
BB
New bar is awesome. Way better shape for me. Easy to transition from hoods to drops. Whilst the top of the bar is not as flat as the Zipp Contour on my BMC, it is still flat enough for me - I'm not a fan of resting on a rounded bar top. The reach is shorter than Schmolke too so that helps with my short torso and arms! Image

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