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Especially for light weight issues concerning cyclocross / touring bikes & parts.

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Samu Ilonen
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bike_add1ct wrote:....beautiful Pulsions... 8)


Puking.... :oops:

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Timo
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by Timo

Pulsions are - in my opinion - anything but beautiful :twinkle:

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:soon: Finally, the Dutch distributor confirmed that my Lightweights have been shipped to my LBS and I can pick them up on Tuesday. I am VERY happy :mrgreen:

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Yes, I've got them! With Tune QR's, Record cassette (not the titanium one. Samu was right :() and Tufo tubulars. Dugast seems impossible to get in the middle of the cross season.

Pics will follow soon.

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ax lightness says : " no carbon saddle is usubal for cx
elmar

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Timo
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by Timo

Thats why I dropped the C64 and use a normal SLR.

BTW, weight of the complete bike is 7, 215 kilos

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you going to send me some pics to put up on my blog timo? address below. cant wait to see it with the new gear.

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by Timo

No problem Jeremy! I will send you some pics as soon as I have them (I don't have a digicam).

This is the current specs list. I do not have separate weights for all parts:

Frame: Kinesis Extralight cyclocross ; 56 cm (black anodized)
Fork: Advance cyclocross full carbon
Headset: Chris King Ahead ; 1 1/8" (black)
Stem: Syntace F119 ; 120 mm ; 6° ; Ø 31.8 (will be switched for F99 ; Ø 26.0
Handlebar: Ritchey Pro ; 460 mm ; Ø 31.8 ; shortened (will be switched for WCS ; Ø 26.0 ; shortened)
Shifters: Campagnolo Chorus Ergopower 10-speed (right) / non-Ergo Campagnolo Record (left)
Ribbon: BBB ; black ; carbon look
Cables: Campagnolo (black)
Front derailleur: -
Rear derailleur: Campagnolo Chorus 10-speed (short cage)
Chain: Campagnolo C-10
Cassette: Campagnolo Record 12-25
Crankset: Storck Powerarms; 172.5 mm w/ TA Hexoa 42t (black) and Stronglight carbon guards
Bottom bracket: Tune AC38 JIS ; 113 mm
Brakes: Spooky carbon cantilevers w/ BBB cartridges and Lightweight rubber
Pedals: Time Atac XS carbon/titanium
Hubs: Lightweight w/Tune skewers (black)
Spokes: Lightweight
Rims: Lightweight
Tubes: Tufo T30 Pro, 30 mm
Seatpost:Thomson Elite masterpiece; 330 mm ; Ø 27.2 mm (black)
Saddle: Selle Italia SLR (black)

Weight (digital hanger scale in my bike shop): 7215 grams

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no problem about individual weights, looks like a nice build.

jeremy

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Timo
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by Timo

Okay, so here it is. Jeremy, please feel free to use these pics for your website...

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Nice bike! a real Timo..;)

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Timo
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Yes - a VERY exclusive brand 8)

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Samu Ilonen
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Timo, those LW' s are amaizing to ride? I like them a much. Whole black bike look nice. CF bar would be nice thouch, like EA Equipe.

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Thanks Samu! The wheels are indeed fabulous.

But I must confess: I have no clue what an EA Equipe handlebar is :oops:

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Timo, I was getting curious after all the PMs we shared on your bike! Great stuff. Amazing cx bike! :thumbup:
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