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Its just plain wrong part II, I did it now!(16 posts)

Its just plain wrong part II, I did it now!the bull
Nov 9, 2003 5:37 PM
What do ya think guys?
You mean the K's on a Performance frame?High Gear
Nov 9, 2003 6:02 PM
No, just kidding. I feel as thogh I committed a sin too by puting the SPD-SL's on my two Campy bikes. They are a light,low stack and large platform pedal...What more could we ask for. Just stay clipped in at all times around Campy aficionados, that means practicing your track stands.
That is hilarious...gala7516
Nov 9, 2003 6:19 PM does it ride?
Just like a Litespeed! :) nmthe bull
Nov 9, 2003 7:01 PM
Really? How does it ride?lsnfa
Nov 10, 2003 12:04 AM
I thought about that $129 Nashbar "Frame" too, though not exactly with the components you've built with....
Your recepticle is crooked in your wall plate (nm)spluti
Nov 9, 2003 7:11 PM
Nashbar frame: $150. Mavic Ksyriums: $600. Campy Record ....TNRyder
Nov 9, 2003 8:39 PM
This is Priceless, but seriously How does it ride? Or weigh for that matter?
Aaand- it not platinum. (nm)Crankist
Nov 10, 2003 6:22 AM
Silver Spoons And A Paper Plate! But It looks cool. nmfirstrax
Nov 9, 2003 9:31 PM
Please tell me that isn't a Nashbar $150 frame....The The
Nov 10, 2003 12:12 AM
Its not..the bull
Nov 10, 2003 4:18 AM
I built one up for a friend.
He did not want the stickers.
I put them on my litespeed.
They are still on it now.

BTW the real framay bikes are junk.
You get what you pay for.
Come on guys! It's pronounced "Framay"... nmMatno
Nov 10, 2003 3:10 AM
Yeah, so?cmgauch
Nov 10, 2003 8:19 AM
$129, baby. 7005 welded together by a drunken Taiwanese. I added a closeout Kestrel CF fork and swapped over the Ultegra from my broken GT (no stickers). It will do until I figure out what I want, and how to hide the purchase from the Mrs.

It weights 22 lbs, and I'd call the ride competent over the past ~3,000 mi w/lots of climbing, a few centuries, even a double. It's not the bike.
re: Its just plain wrong part II, I did it now!sweathog
Nov 10, 2003 8:26 AM
But seriously folks, I bought one of these frames for $117, built it up with sharp looking black 105 and an Easton EC 30 fork ($90, also Nashbar), for a total cost of $600 (I already had wheels and pedals), and I couldn't be happier, especially since the slack seat tube geometry and other dimensions are exactly what I wanted, same as the Merckxes I'd been drooling over for two years. Eat your hearts out.
Good job! Now go and drop the poseurs on the 'nags! nmBowWow
Nov 10, 2003 8:35 AM
I'll have to wait until Nashbar puts new legs on sale NMsweathog
Nov 10, 2003 10:25 AM