Colnago c59, yet another

Who are you (no off-topic talk please)

Moderator: Moderator Team

Posts: 12
Joined: Sun Jul 14, 2013 11:23 pm

by greddy65

Long time lurker, first time poster. Some great colnagos on this forum, thought I'd share mine. C59 in GDBL in 56s. Campy SR11, Deda bars and stem, boras with veloflex carbons in 23mm and a prologo scratch nack saddle. I don't have a scale but I doubt it's a weight weenie ;) I've had it for about a year now and it's an absolutely fantastic bike.


Untitled by greddy65, on Flickr
Untitled by greddy65, on Flickr
Untitled by greddy65, on Flickr

by Weenie

User avatar
Posts: 2693
Joined: Fri Feb 11, 2011 3:04 am
Location: Mississippi

by btompkins0112

Gorgeous! Well done....I can find no faults.

Posts: 171
Joined: Sat Dec 31, 2011 1:17 pm
Location: Perth, W.A

by sjc166

Doesn't matter how many of these i see i dont get bored at looking at them....for me its a near perfect bike. I have been thinking about getting one but i kind of like the olive green one. I like it because its different and a bit unique. Were you tempted by another colours?

User avatar
Posts: 142
Joined: Tue Apr 10, 2012 3:11 am
Location: miami

by davec


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Posts: 33
Joined: Sun Aug 26, 2012 5:41 am
Location: Chicago Burbs

by BTM

wow very nice. What bars are they?
2012 Colnago Air
2012 Raleigh RX

User avatar
Posts: 549
Joined: Fri Jun 16, 2006 11:00 am
Location: Japan / US / Australia

by caballero

BTM wrote:wow very nice. What bars are they?

They appear to be deda presa

Posts: 831
Joined: Fri Mar 15, 2013 11:55 am

by Bely

Very Nice
SV | Argonaut 2.0 | Cherubim | Mosaic RT1 | Festka Scalatore | Pego Respo Ciavete | Time VXRS | C50

English | '07 Trek Madone SL

Factor | Field | Baum | Stinner | F10 | Trek Madone 9 | Wilier C10Air Ramato

User avatar
Posts: 444
Joined: Sat Jun 19, 2010 8:21 pm
Location: Zürich, Switzerland

by SalsaLover

Very nice!

White saddle maybe?
Hucken The Fard Up !
Colnagos : C50 ST01 - Master 30th AD10 - C40 Mapei WC

User avatar
Posts: 1862
Joined: Sat Jun 23, 2007 12:41 am

by Wingnut

The blue looks great!
"It's not the's the ride!"

User avatar
Posts: 229
Joined: Sat Mar 24, 2012 4:13 pm

by carlislegeorge

Excellent looking classic...
2011 Tarmac Pro SL3 Project Black (gone but not forgotten)
2012 Parlee Z5 SLi (just because)
2014 Colnago C59 (why not)

User avatar
Posts: 1172
Joined: Mon Jan 10, 2005 10:47 am
Location: somewere floating between here and the other side

by michel2

Very nice squadra azura!(;

That olive green one is an excellent choice, about 2-3 months ago someone pisted there gren c59.

User avatar
Posts: 2944
Joined: Wed Aug 23, 2006 9:11 pm
Location: People's Republic of Boulder

by coloclimber

Perfect! Enjoy it.
-Deacon Doctor Colorado Slim

User avatar
Posts: 2014
Joined: Thu Jun 17, 2010 5:03 pm
Location: San Francisco Peninsula

by jmilliron

The latest but not the least!
2013 Wilier Cento1 SR || 2009 Ridley Crossbow || 2011 Yeti AS-R 5 Carbon

User avatar
Posts: 6804
Joined: Sun Jun 18, 2006 10:29 am
Location: Athens, Greece

by kgt

Just perfect

by Weenie

Posts: 12
Joined: Sun Jul 14, 2013 11:23 pm

by greddy65

Thanks for the kind comments gents, the bars are Deda Presas, I have a set of Campiones but feel like the compact shape of the Presas looks better on sloping frames.

I really debated the color for some time sjc166, and man that olive green colnago looks so funky and different, you can't go wrong! I chose the blue because on an Italian bike the azzura just felt and looked right :D

I have a set of silver record 9/10/11 hubs that I am waiting to lace to a pair of nemesis rims and maybe throw some 25mm Vittoria SCs on them as a winter set so will post pics once it's done.


Post Reply
  • Similar Topics
    Last post