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Thread: Zabel is so OCP

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    Zabel is so OCP



    Points for the white garage door, but it appears he's in the wrong gear combination
    "When you are chewing the bars at the business end of a 90 mile road race you really dont care what gear you have hanging from your bike so long as it works."
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    stem not flipped. fail
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    That's the first Colnago I've ever liked! Impressive.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bantam View Post
    stem not flipped. fail
    yes, it is
    "When you are chewing the bars at the business end of a 90 mile road race you really dont care what gear you have hanging from your bike so long as it works."
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    Quote Originally Posted by tekhna View Post
    That's the first Colnago I've ever liked! Impressive.
    I think its because it doesn't have that "essay's panel van airbruch paint" scheme.

    -1 ocp point for not matching saddle to bar tape, althougth the new DA is sweet.

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    Yup. And the shifters are too far up on the bars.
    Reacting is mind candy; it requires no thought. Thinking is tedious.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bdcheung View Post
    yes, it is
    oops.
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    No white saddle?

    Campy brifters and Dura Ace wheels?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MONGO! View Post
    No white saddle?

    Campy brifters and Dura Ace wheels?
    I believe those are the new Dura Ace shifters.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MONGO! View Post
    No white saddle?

    Campy brifters and Dura Ace wheels?
    That is the new Shimano 7900 (Dura Ace) group. Hidden cables. You're going to need to be more on top of current events if you plan on posting in the Racing forum.
    "When you are chewing the bars at the business end of a 90 mile road race you really dont care what gear you have hanging from your bike so long as it works."
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    Damn your eagle eyes!

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    Looks sharp, for a Colnago. Anybody tried one of those Prologo saddles?

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    Hot hot hot.

    I believe this is proof positive that the new DA can go with any high-zoot Italian frame.

    (saying this for others, I've never had a problem with DA on any Italian frame)

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    The new DA looks nice...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bantam View Post
    stem not flipped. fail
    Quote Originally Posted by bdcheung View Post
    yes, it is
    double fail

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bantam View Post
    stem not flipped. fail
    You both fail. 0 degree stem.

    Quote Originally Posted by umd View Post
    double fail
    What he said.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ElJamoquio View Post
    Yup. And the shifters are too far up on the bars.
    no way man, it's totally in style with shimano levers

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    Im too old for this era. There is nothing about that bike that makes me scream "I want one!"
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    Quote Originally Posted by FatguyRacer View Post
    Im too old for this era. There is nothing about that bike that makes me scream "I want one!"
    I would argue that the style of that bike is pretty classic.

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    Why can't I post anymore in this thread?
    Um, what?

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    Quote Originally Posted by kukusz View Post
    Um, what?
    I'm trying to post a clarification but it keeps hanging. Of course it finally lets me post that.

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    Earlier, I was referring to the person that said fail. Double fail to them. It looks like a -6 to me, so I believe bdcheung is correct. If it were 0, it would be pointing more up.

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    That stem is definitely flipped down.
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    I'm surprised nobody mentioned the always inappropriate combination of Colnago and Shimano.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cmh View Post
    I'm surprised nobody mentioned the always inappropriate combination of Colnago and Shimano.
    Post #13?

    Get with the program.

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    his saddle is too low

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