Wilier Cento in new colors

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ill principe
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by ill principe

After a lot of reading on the forum I thought it was time to show my old-new bike. It’s a Wilier Cento that I didn’t ride as much as planned last season. Since I’m a student I didn’t want to spend money on buying a new bike so I had the frame sent to the Wilier factory and repainted as a 2009 Cento Uno. I cleaned all the parts thoroughly before rebuilding the bike and put on a new chain and cables/housings. The bike really feels and looks like brand new again, which was my goal with the project. The bike hasn´t been put on a good scale, but the weight should be about 7kg.

Big thanks to my LBS for making the repaint/rebuild possible!

Spec:
Wilier Cento 2008
Campagnolo Record CT 10sp
Fulcrum Racing Zero clinchers
ITM 101 stem/bar
Ritchet WCS seatpost w. Selle Italia SLR XP
Look Keo Carbon pedals
White Hudz/Fizik bar tape
Tacx Tao Carbon cages
Vittoria Open Corsa EVO CX

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The Prince
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by The Prince

Very, very nice.

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kgt
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by kgt

I have the same frame. It is fantastic!

IMHO though you spoiled a limited edition centenary frame. Why?

fullspeedahead
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by fullspeedahead

En klar favorit!

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Carbon_Cowboy
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by Carbon_Cowboy

That is super cool. Wilier just keeps moving up!

mathi
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by mathi

Superb mate , love it 8)
The original Cento really does look the "Dogs Nuts "

ww4
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by ww4

sweet build, nice color coordinations, nothing else needs to be done, perfect :wink:

Those wheelset looks RED :!:

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Anaszi
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by Anaszi

That made me smile. Very nice

Needs some more green though

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TheBugMan
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by TheBugMan

That paint job looks GORGEOUS. Really nice looking ride ill principe.
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garyh
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by garyh

Beautiful. Perfect. If you don't mind me asking, I'm curious how much the repaint cost?

ill principe
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by ill principe

Thanks for all the commments!

to garyh: im not sure im supposed to tell that, but about 10% of the frame price when it was new.

to kgt: I think this is the only cento in this color, thats limited edition... :D

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SushiJoe
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by SushiJoe

Man, now I REALLY want my 08 Cento to be white!! :shock:

GORGEOUS!!!
2008 Seven Axiom Race (DA), 2008 Wilier Cento (Record), 2007 Orbea Opal (Red)

record
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by record

that's italian p0rn :shock:
A light bike does replace good fitness.

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Fitnerd
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by Fitnerd

That is one effin beautiful setup. Well done! Wilier was my #2 pick behind the Look I chose.. this almost makes me regret my decision..

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