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Poll ended at Mon May 31, 2010 10:19 pm
under 19lbs 67%  67%  [ 16 ]
over 19lbs 33%  33%  [ 8 ]
Total votes : 24
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 03, 2010 8:24 pm 
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New carbon loveliness :wink: Fsa carbon riser bars at 157 grams :D
also removed my bar ends and tubeless now as well :D also the last bolts have been swapped out for alloy ones.......That is another pound gone :lol: come on then steve were waiting :wink:

Oh I almost forgot I have a control tech carbon seat colar on its way with titanium bolt and then I may be under eighteen pounds :lol: :lol: and :lol:


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What no carbon stem cap :shock: shave at least anther 10 grams :lol: i'm a weight weenie :oops:


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tintin40 wrote:
What no carbon stem cap :shock: shave at least anther 10 grams :lol: i'm a weight weenie :oops:


:idea: ^^^ I have just had another weight saving idea^^^ :idea:

(I like my king cap but anything for weight saving I suppose :roll: )


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You've got to be happy with that now? It's getting seriously light 8) 8) I'm starting to panic my 1x9 might be a hippo by comparrison :oops: :lol:


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I think that when I fit my new chris king ti baseplate and carbon seat collar and my carbon stem cap that will have to do as if I make it any lighter I will not be able to ride it :oops: :lol:


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plus, it'll be a bit.....brittle, possibly :? :oops:

Weight-weenie'ism can take over your bloody life - I've got the Ti bug with mine at the moment :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :lol:


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:oops: but only a sunny day rider and road use mainly so should be o.k. :wink:


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Glad you're gonna use yours, mine's gonna stay in the garage, cos I'd hate to get the tyres dirty :oops: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:


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I have already done about 100 miles on her and got a bad back so had to go riser which I think looks better anyway and rides nicer 8)


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no, no and thrice no, risers are not nice. :cry: :cry: :cry: but maybe I'm just a bit too old-school :lol: :lol:


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