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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2012 6:03 pm 
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i slightly prefer the old colour scheme, but definitely prefer the upgrades you've made :)


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2012 6:08 pm 
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It's lost it's retro feel I would suggest but what is important as you mentioned..is that you like it


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2012 6:24 pm 
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IMHO Cannondales made the ugliest bikes of the era, and you have improved the looks no end. Much better


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2012 6:43 pm 
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Thanks guys, much appreciated. Not everyone will like the same bike, but at least I've not been called any names yet. Lol

List of parts changed

Deore full groupset with XT BB(don't ask)
Rockshox xc30tk
2012 Cannondale seat
Easton EA70 seat post, bars and stem
A2Z head spacers
FSA Orbit II headset
Odi Rogue grips

Still to fit my Crud catchers and remote lockout.


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2012 10:21 pm 
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2012 10:26 pm 
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I like it, if your happy with it that is all that matters, just get out and ride
:D :D :D :D :D :D :D


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2012 11:35 pm 
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Must say I really like that... 8)


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 21, 2012 7:13 pm 
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Pyro Tim wrote:
IMHO Cannondales made the ugliest bikes of the era, and you have improved the looks no end. Much better


I agree some were very ugly! but you have certainly improved it!


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 21, 2012 7:14 pm 
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Pyro Tim wrote:
IMHO Cannondales made the ugliest bikes of the era, and you have improved the looks no end. Much better


I agree some were very ugly! but you have certainly improved it!


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 22, 2012 9:47 am 
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I think it looks nice - i like the colour scheme as well, i also finalised a bike modernisation a few weeks ago and am so glad i did it :D


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