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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby rpmspinman » Tue Nov 27, 2012 3:39 pm

jimboss wrote:Black grips + black cable outers. Much, much nicer now.

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As opposed to:

jimboss wrote:Image


Nice pics Jim :mrgreen:
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby ni78ck » Tue Nov 27, 2012 3:40 pm

nice Venge, cannot wait to see it built!
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby boss » Tue Nov 27, 2012 3:59 pm

rpmspinman wrote:Nice pics Jim :mrgreen:


Thanks mate!
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby Dan » Tue Nov 27, 2012 4:11 pm

jimboss wrote:
rpmspinman wrote:Nice pics Jim :mrgreen:


Thanks mate!


Nice view, too - wasn't it about 34 degrees yesterday? o_O
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby boss » Tue Nov 27, 2012 4:20 pm

Dan wrote:
jimboss wrote:
rpmspinman wrote:Nice pics Jim :mrgreen:


Thanks mate!


Nice view, too - wasn't it about 34 degrees yesterday? o_O


It was pretty warm here yesterday, then light showers + thunderstorms last night. This morning it got REAL foggy - visibility got pretty bad (<10m) as I was heading to Lofty via Sheok rd. There was fog pretty much the whole way but after Crafers it was pretty bad.

Then went for a ride at lunch today and Garmin says that average temp was 34 Celsius.

Wacky weather hey!
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby lammy » Thu Nov 29, 2012 8:50 am

[quote="MarkG"]Not quite built yet, but my new frame - 2013 Specialized S-Works Venge, Omega Pharma Quick-Step edition, about to be sent from my mate's shop to me!

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Really nice frame, I rode the below venge on a specialized ''ride the best'' day a few weeks ago.

The most impressive thing about the whole bike was the frame in my opinion, firm and ridged yet smooth too, seemed to be really steady ride, not sure if it has a slightly longer wheelbase then my scott cr1, but it was an awesome ride!

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I also rode the shiv pro below.... I never ridden a TT bike before, man it was faaaast!! Enjoyed it very much, took it an extra 5k than the rest of the bikes I tested, I wish I could afford one of these in my garage to take out for a quick blast every now and then. Those Zipp wheels were awesome, dont half blow you about though!!!

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby simple » Thu Nov 29, 2012 7:25 pm

ooo damn that venge is one sexy steed
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby rpmspinman » Fri Nov 30, 2012 9:33 am

gorgeous bikes lammy :shock:
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby Redbull » Fri Nov 30, 2012 9:40 am

That Shiv is not TT legal.

It's amazing what they come up with though in the unfettered world of Tri. :D
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby Dan » Fri Nov 30, 2012 9:47 am

Needs more stickers though.
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby find_bruce » Fri Nov 30, 2012 10:31 am

Redbull wrote:That Shiv is not TT legal.

It's amazing what they come up with though in the unfettered world of Tri. :D

For those who, like me, for whom the UCI rules are not ingrained, via Bike Radar
Bike Radar wrote:The new Shiv breaches current UCI regulations in at least eight ways: the head tube, down tube, base bar, fork and seat post all exceed the UCI's maximum 3:1 ratio for tube cross sections; the seat stays are placed too low on the frame; the saddle nose is less than 50mm behind the bottom bracket and there's even an illegal fairing behind the stem
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby Kenzo » Fri Nov 30, 2012 10:57 am

find_bruce wrote:
Redbull wrote:That Shiv is not TT legal.

It's amazing what they come up with though in the unfettered world of Tri. :D

For those who, like me, for whom the UCI rules are not ingrained, via Bike Radar
Bike Radar wrote:The new Shiv breaches current UCI regulations in at least eight ways: the head tube, down tube, base bar, fork and seat post all exceed the UCI's maximum 3:1 ratio for tube cross sections; the seat stays are placed too low on the frame; the saddle nose is less than 50mm behind the bottom bracket and there's even an illegal fairing behind the stem

But NONE of it matters to Strava!
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby find_bruce » Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:42 am

Kenzo wrote:But NONE of it matters to Strava!

:D :D :D

It does occur to me though that it is a bit like cheating at solitaire
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby g-boaf » Fri Nov 30, 2012 1:06 pm

lammy wrote:Really nice frame, I rode the below venge on a specialized ''ride the best'' day a few weeks ago.

The most impressive thing about the whole bike was the frame in my opinion, firm and ridged yet smooth too, seemed to be really steady ride, not sure if it has a slightly longer wheelbase then my scott cr1, but it was an awesome ride!

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I also rode the shiv pro below.... I never ridden a TT bike before, man it was faaaast!! Enjoyed it very much, took it an extra 5k than the rest of the bikes I tested, I wish I could afford one of these in my garage to take out for a quick blast every now and then. Those Zipp wheels were awesome, dont half blow you about though!!!

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Mmmmm! That Venge is very nice. I've got some 65mm carbon clinchers on my Trek and yeah, they are insanely quick. Just rolls forever at high speeds. :D They are not great in crosswinds though, but you do eventually get used to it. The first ride you encounter that scares you a bit.

I've seen a similar Shiv to the one you tried - extremely nice looking. Someone was walking it across in front of Customs House in Sydney, while I was walking my Trek along as well.

Mine after getting back from bike hospital:
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I'll get a better photo this afternoon. It has never ran so well, shifted so smoothly and crisply. I'm very happy I didn't have to get another frame after the accident. The new wheels were costly enough. Bontrager Aeolus 6.5 branded HED 65mm clinchers.
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby dungee » Fri Nov 30, 2012 1:24 pm

Still need to get the painting finished but it does ride well. Not as quick as my other bikes but certainly relaxing.

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby g-boaf » Fri Nov 30, 2012 6:04 pm

Very different Dungee! You'd get lots of positive comments on that one! :)

Now better photos as promised:

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby ldrcycles » Fri Nov 30, 2012 6:23 pm

dungee wrote:Still need to get the painting finished but it does ride well. Not as quick as my other bikes but certainly relaxing.

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Dungee wins the thread, we can all go home now :) .
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby boss » Fri Nov 30, 2012 10:09 pm

g-boaf wrote:Very different Dungee! You'd get lots of positive comments on that one! :)

Now better photos as promised:

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Well. I usually HATE white bikes. But that looks effin (!!!!!) tough
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby redcorpsjames » Sat Dec 01, 2012 8:27 am

ldrcycles wrote:
dungee wrote:Still need to get the painting finished but it does ride well. Not as quick as my other bikes but certainly relaxing.

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Dungee wins the thread, we can all go home now :) .

Pretty sure one has been posted before . . . its been done already
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby asmc » Sat Dec 01, 2012 10:37 pm

I've already posted this in the 7 Peaks thread but I thought I might post it here since the scenery is so pretty :P

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby nuttzo32 » Sat Dec 01, 2012 11:36 pm

My first road bike i purchased a couple of weeks ago which i got it for $850 and i love it. The tiagra setup on this bike is a smooth shifter, i have never ridden a bike with a tiagra (or higher) setup before this but i feel that a strong rider could easily win races with this bike.


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PS i have removed a couple of more spacers since that photo , this is my machine for at least 16 months and i plan to do some riding before upgrading.
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby simple » Sun Dec 02, 2012 9:54 am

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Here's my road bike

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby simple » Sun Dec 02, 2012 10:00 am

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby simple » Sun Dec 02, 2012 10:05 am

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Sitting next to my 29er.

FM056 29er 17.5", Fox Float 29 fork, XT group, XT hubs on Mavic 317 rims. This one is heaps fun
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby simple » Sun Dec 02, 2012 10:08 am

just don't mind the messy garden, fellas. i'll eventually get to gardening once i come off the bikes :roll: :mrgreen:
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