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Lowest price you've seen on DA 10?(8 posts)

Lowest price you've seen on DA 10?teoteoteo
Jan 18, 2004 9:35 AM
Just an informal question but what is the lowest price you guys have seen on DA 10 KITS? I know there are price comparsion sites but I am lazy and I figured everyone here may give me a better idea of what the market will pay. Since Shimano has intro'd there new price policy has anyone seen any Grey Market stuff?

Just to be clear I'm talking wheels, bars, seatpost, seat, tires and group. I have a new kit for a project that fell through that is about to go to the RBR classifieds. From what I've seen around 2k is the norm from the usual suspects (Excel, CC, Cbike).
Low price!? ha ha!RemmingtonShowdown
Jan 18, 2004 10:11 AM
Saw it listed on e-bay, new in box (FD, RD, shifters, brakes, BB, crank, cables, cassette, chain) for 1100. I sweet talked a friend of mine who works at a shop and got my grouppo for 800, amazing what a scratched crank can do for a consumer's bargaining attempt. (oh, polished the scratch out-like new!!)
re: Lowest price you've seen on DA 10?DERICK
Jan 18, 2004 11:21 AM
re: Lowest price you've seen on DA 10?Drone 5200
Jan 18, 2004 1:54 PM

1695 for kit w/ open pro
The distributers are still having trouble getting a whole groupTig
Jan 18, 2004 5:06 PM
We've been able to piece together a few complete groups by going to a few different distributers. Right now, Giant is giving us a delivery time of late March for DA 10 equipped TCR's. They have even had trouble piecing together Ultegra groups!

The Shimano supply is still behind due to all the demand for DA 10 by the pro teams and OEM builders.
It's still ugly. :) nmElefantino
Jan 18, 2004 6:18 PM
Jan 19, 2004 10:28 AM
From the banner ad on RBR's opening page, theyare offering full DA 10 Motobecanes including pedals for $1745. I am pretty sure the wheels are Ritcheys though. For that price you could keep the group and either sell the frame/wheels/bar/stem/etc or keep them for a beater.
$1130 less hubs/headsetcoonass
Jan 19, 2004 4:46 PM
Best price I've seen is from Total Cycling: 2004 Dura Ace (10spd) 7800 Groupset minus hubs/headset:
*Bottom bracket cups.
*Rear derailleur.
*Front derailleur.
*Front and rear brake calipers.
*STI brake/ shift levers.