Triathlon - Kestrel or Cannondale?
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Does the Talon SL worth the effort if i will use them with road type bar (and not tri bar)?
I am using now the R1000
09-27-05, 08:12 AM
Just a note... The internal cabling for the front derailleur has a tendency to stick for the 48cm frame, all other sizes are fine. This is a non-issue when you use barend shifters due to the free float (i.e. non indexed shifting); also much less of an issue with Campy due to the trim. Note that this only applies to the 48cm frame and with Shimano STI's..
The Talon is a great bike! I do have a 52cm built up as a tri bike and I'm VERY happy with it. The reason why I know of the 48cm is because we bought one for my wife, built it as a road bike, as obviously experienced a bit of problems....
09-27-05, 08:26 AM
The R1000 is a great bike. I doubt that the Kestrel will be much better.
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