cervelo love

cervelo love

Postby Dr_Mutley » Sat Dec 14, 2013 2:49 pm

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cervelo love

Postby Dr_Mutley » Sat Dec 14, 2013 2:57 pm

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My big and beautiful S5.




Looks massive! What are u? 6ft6?

Here's a quick dodgy snap of mine... I'm 6ft2 and its a 56... Mine looks a toy compared to yrs! Lol

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Re: cervelo love

Postby thearthurdog » Sat Dec 14, 2013 3:00 pm

Close - 6 ft 4.
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Re: cervelo love

Postby thearthurdog » Mon Dec 30, 2013 5:33 am

Dr_Mutley wrote:
thearthurdog wrote:Image

My big and beautiful S5.




Looks massive! What are u? 6ft6?

Here's a quick dodgy snap of mine... I'm 6ft2 and its a 56... Mine looks a toy compared to yrs! Lol

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Man that's a wild position for a big guy ! Do you race? Triathlons? How far is your seat setback behind the BB?
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cervelo love

Postby Dr_Mutley » Mon Dec 30, 2013 3:14 pm

thearthurdog wrote:
Dr_Mutley wrote:
thearthurdog wrote:Image

My big and beautiful S5.






Looks massive! What are u? 6ft6?

Here's a quick dodgy snap of mine... I'm 6ft2 and its a 56... Mine looks a toy compared to yrs! Lol

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Man that's a wild position for a big guy ! Do you race? Triathlons? How far is your seat setback behind the BB?


Don't race for self preservation :-)

The aggressive position isn't something I've gone after purposely, but just one that's evolved in finding my most comfortable position. It's still evolving as my saddle still needs to gradually go up another 20mm to be perfect... I hope I don't run out of post!

As for setback, I haven't specifically measured, but it's not far now.... I used much more setback when I was sitting lower...
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Re: cervelo love

Postby thearthurdog » Mon Dec 30, 2013 7:56 pm

is your torso short in comparison to your legs? Your setback must be close to zero - which is a bit non-standard for a tall fella.
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Re: cervelo love

Postby Dr_Mutley » Mon Dec 30, 2013 8:20 pm

thearthurdog wrote:is your torso short in comparison to your legs? Your setback must be close to zero - which is a bit non-standard for a tall fella.


Spot on... Long legs, short torso n long arms... The queer S5 geometry makes it all seem a little more extreme than it is... My setup looked relatively pro on my old S3! Lol
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Re: cervelo love

Postby Tank1252 » Tue Apr 15, 2014 8:34 pm

I've just bought a 2014 S3 & i'm looking for some race wheels. Any suggestions? I must admit those ENVE's on the S5 look mighty handsome!
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Re: cervelo love

Postby thearthurdog » Sat Apr 19, 2014 6:47 pm

I've got three different sets of FFWD wheels and have been very happy with them. I think they are great value for the quality of wheel you get.
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Re: cervelo love

Postby Dr_Mutley » Mon Apr 21, 2014 11:08 pm

Tank1252 wrote:I've just bought a 2014 S3 & i'm looking for some race wheels. Any suggestions? I must admit those ENVE's on the S5 look mighty handsome!


As long as they aren't zipp u will be right! Good rims, crap hubs...

Since buying some Enves, I've been very impressed. A lot of the ride quality comes down to the hubs used however. I have some Chris king R45s on one set, and some with dt swiss 240s, and the difference is quite noticable. The 240s are ok, but R45s are very sweet.
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Re: cervelo love

Postby Dr_Mutley » Mon Jun 23, 2014 12:09 pm

Finally gone all black for a change, and changed the 2 position post to the single position S3 post... I'm also about to change me Quarq from the S975 to an ELSA with Rotor rings. Just need to stretch my lower back a little so I can flatten the saddle angle...


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Re: cervelo love

Postby Tank1252 » Mon Jun 23, 2014 8:44 pm

Looks fast!!
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Re: cervelo love

Postby rheicel » Thu Aug 07, 2014 9:14 pm

Dr_Mutley wrote:Finally gone all black for a change, and changed the 2 position post to the single position S3 post... I'm also about to change me Quarq from the S975 to an ELSA with Rotor rings. Just need to stretch my lower back a little so I can flatten the saddle angle...

where is the tilquist mount?
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cervelo love

Postby Dr_Mutley » Fri Aug 08, 2014 12:43 am

rheicel wrote:
Dr_Mutley wrote:Finally gone all black for a change, and changed the 2 position post to the single position S3 post... I'm also about to change me Quarq from the S975 to an ELSA with Rotor rings. Just need to stretch my lower back a little so I can flatten the saddle angle...

where is the tilquist mount?


It's difficult to see in the above pics as it projects out in a perfect line with the tops of my bars...

Old pics but here's some close ups....

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Re: cervelo love

Postby D-joe » Mon Sep 01, 2014 11:14 pm

Just sharing my 2014 Cervelo S3:
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Re: cervelo love

Postby ni78ck » Tue Sep 02, 2014 3:00 pm

hi guys, I havnt been on this site in ages and your cervelos are looking HOT!
I just added another one to my stable too, great bikes!
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Re: cervelo love

Postby Dr_Mutley » Tue Sep 02, 2014 6:42 pm

D-joe wrote:Just sharing my 2014 Cervelo S3:
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Those S3s are saweeet... Would trade my S5 in for one in a second! I miss my old 2010 S3 :(
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Re: cervelo love

Postby D-joe » Wed Sep 03, 2014 4:29 pm

Dr_Mutley wrote:
D-joe wrote:Just sharing my 2014 Cervelo S3:
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Those S3s are saweeet... Would trade my S5 in for one in a second! I miss my old 2010 S3 :(


Cheers man!! It is really a very nice aero and climbing frame..
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