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Look KG-281 (2001) just got a digicam, goin nutz with pics(4 posts)

Look KG-281 (2001) just got a digicam, goin nutz with picsWagnerite
Sep 21, 2003 12:17 AM
2001 Look KG-281, DA shifters, ultegra compo, open pro wheel.. blah blah blah
pedals were from another bike that was involved in a car accident (some of you might remember that i got T-boned by a car)










more pics here:
http://mysite.verizon.net/wagnerite/Look/Look_all_pics.html

ride quality is very good. insert general "c/f absorbing the road shock" comments here. but i went from an aluminum bike to cf, so i might be biased :D
re: Look KG-281 (2001) just got a digicam, goin nutz with picsBill B
Sep 21, 2003 2:55 AM
Nice bike, a friend of mine has one and it has held up very well over the years.
Good for you for not being a slave to fashion. You are going to get hammered here for not having matching cages and tires.
re: Look KG-281 (2001) just got a digicam, goin nutz with picslyleseven
Sep 21, 2003 8:57 AM
Nice bike except for those fatigue failure fissures in the CF tube in the photo......just kidding! Give us an updated report on how it handles, etc.after you have a few miles on it.
re: Look KG-281 (2001) just got a digicam, goin nutz with picsWagnerite
Sep 21, 2003 1:22 PM
I actually bought the bike and put it together in september of 2001. Frame came from Ireland (totalcycling) and was stuck at Kenndy airport for a while due to 9/11. But i've got a few K miles on it, and it has hold up great for two years. it's just that i just bought a digicam and finally got around to post the pics.

i've test ridden Trek cf bikes and didn't really like the feel of it, even though i was happy with the geometry.

the 281 handles very nicely. not jerky but responses to my inputs quite well.

regarding no matching tire/cage/whatever.... you give me a job and i'll be able to afford matching everything :D