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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby foo on patrol » Sun Feb 02, 2014 9:13 am

That pin striping is different AGF. :wink:

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby Dave R32 » Sun Feb 02, 2014 11:13 am

mitchy_ wrote:What pedals are those, Dave?


Speedplay Zeros. Every so often I get the bug to try something else and have used Shimano and Time Iclicks but I keep coming back to the Zeros.

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby Aushiker » Sun Feb 02, 2014 11:55 am

Riggsbie wrote:Nice Vendetta !

The HEDs look awesome too !


+ 1 Very nice looking but I suspect a twitchy ride or three :)

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby Riggsbie » Sun Feb 02, 2014 1:20 pm

RonK wrote:That may be a good thing. I've yet to see a recumbent that isn't to my eyes downright ugly (other than the Easy Racer GRR), which is not really a recumbent anyway.


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So the swoops and curves of the M5 carbon low racer are downright ugly ? The way the chain stays integrate into the monocoque seat/frame structure......

I just love tubes of metal welded/brazen into regular triangles ;-)


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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby Xplora » Sun Feb 02, 2014 1:47 pm

g-boaf wrote:
mitchy_ wrote:
g-boaf wrote:Specialized Langster Pro: 7.050kg without pedals (going to put my existing spare ones on it).


oooooh lordy, i need that. i dont like my pista anymore. :(


I looked at the other one in the shop and lifted it just once, after this and the decision was made. The normal Langster seemed so damn heavy in comparison. Get it going tomorrow night and see what she is like. It's gorgeous.

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How long is the stem? I could be convinced for the stem if it was 110 ;)
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Bike Gallery

Postby RonK » Sun Feb 02, 2014 2:16 pm

Riggsbie wrote:So the swoops and curves of the M5 carbon low racer are downright ugly ? The way the chain stays integrate into the monocoque seat/frame structure......

Beautiful - and the greasy chainrings sitting up there just waiting to bite somebody, and the 5m of chain flopping around. :lol:

Riggsbie wrote:I just love tubes of metal welded/brazen into regular triangles ;-)

Me too - I've made and raced my own speedway and offroad racers. And perfect for bikes too. Triangulated space frames look good and work great. :D

Probably why I like the GRR over the RANS.
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby AGFchairman » Sun Feb 02, 2014 4:15 pm

Yeah. Safety first for this bloke.

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby ldrcycles » Sun Feb 02, 2014 4:22 pm

Riggsbie wrote:
So the swoops and curves of the M5 carbon low racer are downright ugly ?


Yes. Just like the revolting swoops and curves on a Pinarello Dogpoo :) .
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby AGFchairman » Sun Feb 02, 2014 5:11 pm

RonK: you'd like a Moulton then!

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby AGFchairman » Sun Feb 02, 2014 5:15 pm

Uber twitchy. No way I'll ride it in traffic. It's for the quiet roads.

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby AGFchairman » Sun Feb 02, 2014 5:17 pm

Aushiker. Depends on the topography non?

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby RonK » Sun Feb 02, 2014 5:44 pm

AGFchairman wrote:RonK: you'd like a Moulton then!

Yes, I do like the Moulton but not as much as this...
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby AGFchairman » Sun Feb 02, 2014 5:47 pm

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby munga » Sun Feb 02, 2014 6:00 pm

all the weirdo's make a queue over there please.
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby Riggsbie » Sun Feb 02, 2014 9:01 pm

I have a DF that looks like all the others ;-) it a Specialized Roubaix.....

Also have a Softride, which is slightly wacky for a tube framed DF......


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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby DJIntegr8 » Wed Feb 05, 2014 7:24 pm

Just got my Colossi frame - transferred most parts over from my Olmo frame that didn't fit very well.

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Love the gloss on matte..

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby rheicel » Wed Feb 05, 2014 7:28 pm

^I like it. Does it have a 1-1/8" steerer?
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby ldrcycles » Wed Feb 05, 2014 7:38 pm

A mate of mine just got a Colossi in the same paintscheme, absolutely gorgeous :) .
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby jasonc » Wed Feb 05, 2014 7:48 pm

+1 to the gloss on black
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby DJIntegr8 » Wed Feb 05, 2014 8:20 pm

Thanks guys, love the ride so far. Yep, 1-1/8" steerer. First real test will be Amy's Ride this weekend!

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby rabobank89 » Wed Feb 05, 2014 9:13 pm

Alloy Racer

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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby jasonc » Thu Feb 06, 2014 8:27 am

looking good. except for the fact it's not facing the right way
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby singlespeedscott » Thu Feb 06, 2014 12:54 pm

:lol:
jasonc wrote:looking good. except for the fact it's not facing the right way
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby Cmm » Thu Feb 06, 2014 6:30 pm

Looks good Rabo!
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Re: Bike Gallery

Postby CXCommuter » Thu Feb 06, 2014 6:31 pm

rabobank89 wrote:Alloy Racer

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Besdies the incorrect photo angle- how does the bike ride- I am researching an alloy replacement for my poor old TCX middle of the year- these are top of the list alongside a CAAD10 (CAADX also), new TCX's and Pro-Lite (own build of course). I use my commuting as "training" so prefer a faster bike over a "versatile" bike.
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