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Anyone familiar with Monoc frames?(6 posts)

Anyone familiar with Monoc frames?astrobiker
Nov 26, 2003 6:56 PM
I'm looking at upgrading to my next level of ride. The Monoc Quattro Pro looks like a great price/performance point. Anyone out there familiar with it?
re: Anyone familiar with Monoc frames?MJ
Nov 27, 2003 1:35 AM
http://www.monoc.co.uk/

my mate has one - it's a top drawer ride
I read bad things about integrated headsetsstinkfoot247
Nov 27, 2003 7:59 PM
http://www.chrisking.com/tech/int_headsets_explained/int_hds_explain_1.html
Got one.Ridearound
Nov 27, 2003 1:38 AM
It's fantastic. I rode all the usual candidates during the selection process - top Italian, Dales, etc.

None of them came even close, especially given the price differential. You won't be disappointed.
Thanks for the infoastrobiker
Nov 28, 2003 8:01 AM
I know a few folks who have Monocs, and they like them also. The articles on integrated headsets were interesting, too. Never really thought about it, turns out my current bike has that, as well as the alternate (Giant TCR 0 Composite) that I am looking at, so I guess that won't be a discriminator in my choice.
re: Anyone familiar with Monoc frames?Nakamura
Dec 1, 2003 2:02 PM
I´ve got a Nakamura and it´s made by Monoc with some adjustments from the Swedish Pro Team "Team Mälarenergi". The frame is quick like h*ll and it´s very nice to ride. It accelerates very nice and one of the judgement where "A bike for the sprinter who likes attack cycling and know to handle a disorderly stallion"

Here´s a pic of the bike: