RoadBikeReview.com's Forum Archives - General


Archive Home >> General(1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 )


Colnago Dream 2002(4 posts)

Colnago Dream 2002Dreamer
Jan 8, 2002 5:04 AM
Hi all,

Just wondering what's the weight of the Colnago Dream(46cm) + Ultegra groupset + Shimano R535 wheelset + Selle San Marco saddle + Easton seatpost + ITM stem and handlebar + Hutchinson tires. Will be be about 19lb?? Thanks.
re: Colnago Dream 2002O
Jan 8, 2002 3:34 PM
It depends on if you bought the Flash or Force forks. I had a Dream with a Flash fork and it has to be one of the heaviest carbon forks.
re: Colnago Dream 2002Mapei Boy
Jan 8, 2002 5:37 PM
My wife has a 2000 model year Dream, which I believe is the same size as yours. Her's has Campy Record, sew-up wheels and Look pedals and officially weighs in at 16.7 pounds. If you add about a pound and a half for the Ultegra equipment and clincher rims, you'll probably end up at a little over 18. Being a 2000 model, her's, by the way, is Altec 2+, not Airplane tubing, but I've heard conflicting opinions on whether Airplane is in fact lighter than the older tubeset. In any case, the machine jumps. Enjoy.
re: Colnago Dream 2002CT1
Jan 9, 2002 6:30 AM
I'd guess the built bike would be between 17.5-18#. No way 19# unless you put a couple of full water bottles on it. ;-)

I'm curious..... how does that small Colnago frame fit your wife? The small Colnago frames has such LOOOOONG "effective" TT's it seems like they really wouldn't fit a women very well. Keep in mind the seat tube angle is rather extreeeeem on the small Colnagos which effectively lengthens the TT. I'm willing to bet that your wife has a fairly short stem on her bike. ????

ride on
JohnG