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PostPosted: Thu Jun 16, 2011 1:34 am 
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Looking "real good" Lee :-) Love that feeling when you take it for the first spin ..... you know like ....... "mission accomplished". Mine was a bit of a tank when I got her, but now she rides like the wind, so smooth, so tight, brings out the aggression in me to just power ride her :-)

Take care buddy, and I'll keep popping in to see how she is :-) Laz.


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 19, 2011 1:08 pm 
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Your bike looks great. I dont want to sell mine but I am.
Paganini road bike for sale on ebay...
just search "paganini road bike".


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PostPosted: Sat Oct 22, 2011 2:06 pm 
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just need campy brake huds to finish now, been on a couple of rides on this seems very springy and light .im still looling for the campy caliper adjusters and I can swap the modolo's for the s record brakes,
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the ambrosio wheels are next going to have them checked by my lbs and then service etc.
cheers for now,
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 10:37 am 
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That is stunning, and I'm tempted to try the rattle-can-in-the-garage approach too - CBT Italia in Cuneo have just quoted me 500 Euros to respray my Gilco-tubed CBT... :shock: I'm sure they'd do a beautiful job and I'd love to be able to say that it was re-done by the factory, but when I see results like yours you have to wonder...


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 25, 2011 9:07 am 
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Looking fabulous, I hope you get those Campag brakes on as they will finish it off nicely. Nigel at Campyoldy has NOS brake lever hoods if you feel like splashing out. I'm intrigued by the cable clips on the top tube though. Does the outer cable not run all the way through the tube?

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 27, 2011 12:31 pm 
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Rich34 wrote:
That is stunning, and I'm tempted to try the rattle-can-in-the-garage approach too - CBT Italia in Cuneo have just quoted me 500 Euros to respray my Gilco-tubed CBT... Shocked I'm sure they'd do a beautiful job and I'd love to be able to say that it was re-done by the factory, but when I see results like yours you have to wonder...


if it last 12 months I will be happy but dont forget you get what you pay for ,as nice a job it is the profesionals job will blow this out of the water,

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Looking fabulous, I hope you get those Campag brakes on as they will finish it off nicely. Nigel at Campyoldy has NOS brake lever hoods if you feel like splashing out. I'm intrigued by the cable clips on the top tube though. Does the outer cable not run all the way through the tube?

Mark.

unfortunatly not it should have cable stops where the cable go into the frame, eventualy I will have some brazed on but this works for now,
Lee.


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PostPosted: Thu Oct 27, 2011 1:33 pm 
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Good point Mr Lee: I'm sure a rattlecan job is nowhere near as good as a pro job - especially if I'm the one holding the can... I was just surprised at the quoted cost as my local bike place has quoted 150 Euros. But in defence of CBT Italia I suppose they would have to slot ad hoc jobs in between production of their current models so the costs and planning are on a different scale altogether.


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A quick inspirational update as there's now another early paganini on the forum, the other model is a super corsa and it looks identical to mine.

Managed to aquire a pair of wheels as the ambrosio monty's are shot, there record hubs on fiamme tubs also found the adjusters for the the calipers,I just need some campy hoods to finish the parts off.

At least I can start the reconditioning of all the campy sr parts now
I can feel the excitment building up inside, watch this space.

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Hoods have arrived but just noticed the rear pads are not the same as the front pads so just need to find a pair of them now, also find the rest of the bar tape and swap the cassette,
its coming together, finally.

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 16, 2012 11:18 pm 
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That looks really nice, gotta love that super record stuff too 8)


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