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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: Sun Jul 11, 2010 11:01 am 
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Nice job 8)

Have you tried CRC for the seals ?

http://www.chainreactioncycles.com/Cate ... goryID=620


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 11, 2010 3:23 pm 
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Nice...like the fade around the brace :D


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jimihendrix wrote:
Nice job 8)

Have you tried CRC for the seals ?

http://www.chainreactioncycles.com/Cate ... goryID=620


Thanks,I have just e;mailed them as they have none on there site :cry:


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Pic's fitted below 8) I could not wait so have lightly polished them as well :shock: looking good as I dried the paint in a low oven for about an hour and it is quite solid.pumped them up to 120psi and they are very plush I think they are as good as a sid and a bit lighter :shock: 8)


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looks like it weighs a ton, now :wink: :wink: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

Mine should be finished by the end of this week, and I'm looking forward to getting it on the scales 8) :wink:


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I have only added about 430 grams :wink: Thats less than a pound 8)
I also have a pair of tyres that are about 100 grams lighter than my slicks and they have a tread and they are black and blue 8) Which is incidentally what you will be if yours weighs in lighter than mine and I have to give you ten quid :evil: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
I also have some lighter bars on their way and some ti axles for my pedals 8) and the tubes will be going :wink: thats a few hundred grams.No chance for you stevie :wink: :lol: :lol: :lol:
( and I may get rid of my disc and get a rear spinergy gay wheel :wink: to match my spare front and get some xtr v brakes :lol: :lol:
Do they float? They all float down here stevie :lol:


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You need to chop that massive headset spacer stack off and you will loose an extra 100g :lol:


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Weighed it 22 grams :wink: :lol:


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PostPosted: Mon Jul 12, 2010 11:40 am 
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so welcome at the mars carbon owners club 8)

Man, that is a really stunning attitude. think it could easily compete with the todays tol-bikes.
great. and i knew it: the light-virus caught you!
damn good thing that is.


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I have only added about 430 grams :wink: Thats less than a pound 8)
I also have a pair of tyres that are about 100 grams lighter than my slicks and they have a tread and they are black and blue 8) Which is incidentally what you will be if yours weighs in lighter than mine and I have to give you ten quid :evil: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
I also have some lighter bars on their way and some ti axles for my pedals 8) and the tubes will be going :wink: thats a few hundred grams.No chance for you stevie :wink: :lol: :lol: :lol:
( and I may get rid of my disc and get a rear spinergy gay wheel :wink: to match my spare front and get some xtr v brakes :lol: :lol:
Do they float? They all float down here stevie :lol:


Hehe :lol: yeah I, for one will be a happier man when you get some proper tyres on it..... :wink: 8) :lol:

I'm running superlight panaracer inner tubes in mine - less than 100g each :wink: :shock:

As for the Spinergy's, they sir, = cheating... :wink: :lol:


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