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PostPosted: Wed Dec 05, 2012 4:40 pm 
Dirt Disciple

Joined: Tue Jun 22, 2010 6:57 pm
Posts: 27
Location: london/york
For sale is a very rare LOOK KG196 carbon fiber bicycle with a dura ace and ultegra groupset. This beautiful design was the first single piece LOOK carbon frame to be used in road racing according to the look website ( ... toire.html)and is incredibly light, even with the CXP14 rims.
The aerodynamic design was one of the early moves towards modern road bike design, and was revolutionary in the early 1990s, where this frame dates from.
Here is an original advert for the frame: ... c669_b.jpg

and here is an original technical catalogue, praising the frame's lightness and stiffness: ... lagen.html

To the bike;

LOOK KG196 full carbon monoblade frame and forks
LOOK Ergostem
LOOK Ergopost
Dura-ace STI shifters, some damage to badges but only aesthetic
Dura-ace front and rear derailleurs
Mavic CXP14 rims
Ultegra rear hub
Unknown very smooth front hub, radially laced
Shimano 600 (ultegra) tricolour brakes (some rust, but otherwise very good)
3ttt Ergo Power handlebars
Shimano Hyperglide cassette (NEW)
Shimano Hyperglide chain (NEW)
Shimano Dura-ace cranks 53/39
Michelin Axial Tyres (worn)
Vuelta Feather saddle (worn)

The frame has a few marks but no dents or cracks, and the measurements are:

Seat tube 57cm centre to top
Top tube 56cm centre to centre

The rear wheel is true but has 2 rounded spoke nipples, ... 020496.jpg ... 020522.jpg ... 020523.jpg ... 020524.jpg ... 020527.jpg ... 020521.jpg ... 020520.jpg ... 020516.jpg ... 020514.jpg ... 020507.jpg ... 020509.jpg ... 020510.jpg ... 020511.jpg ... 020506.jpg ... 020503.jpg ... 020502.jpg ... 020500.jpg ... 020499.jpg ... 020529.jpg

The price in £800 + £20 UK postage! I will post worldwide at cost. I will also accept collection from Forest Hill, South London

Any questions, pm me

Thanks for looking!

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