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    Quote Originally Posted by robncircus View Post
    took the decals off my SLRs. Looks faster now.

    everything about this bike is so odd that I love it
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    Quote Originally Posted by Steve90068 View Post
    everything about this bike is so odd that I love it
    Same here. I think the anodized pieces and the matte black frameset and EDGE fork stands out from the everyday, typical, road bike. Nicely done.
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    Quote Originally Posted by AMAlex View Post
    Gotta be honest, I don't like the colors on that bike, but hey to each their own..
    No worries.

    Quote Originally Posted by Steve90068 View Post
    everything about this bike is so odd that I love it
    Quote Originally Posted by primov8 View Post
    Same here. I think the anodized pieces and the matte black frameset and EDGE fork stands out from the everyday, typical, road bike. Nicely done.
    Haha thanks. It's a bit of a Frankenbike. Build list is as follows:

    Frame: Spooky Skeletor
    Fork: Edge 2.0
    Bars: FSA COmpact
    Stem: PRO 120MM
    Seatpost: KCNC
    Saddle: SLR
    Pedals: Rithey WCS
    FD/RD: DA 7800
    Shifters: Nashbar (yes Nashbar)
    Brakes: Planet-X
    Wheels: Cosmic Carbone SLR
    Tires: Serfas Seca RS
    Cranks/BB: Ultegra
    Chain: KMC X10SL

    Weight: Hair over 15lbs as-is. Bike is stiff and fast.

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    Skeletor's will always hold a special place in my heart.
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    One more shot of my Wilier when it was built up. Frameset is now for sale in the for sale section
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    Oops double post

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    That could be a nice looking bike.

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    Quote Originally Posted by primov8 View Post
    A couple changes:

    - Sram Red shifters & rear derailleur
    - Sram Red-Black edition 53T chainring & Sram Red 42T
    - Rotor 3D crankset
    - ENVE decals (replaced the original EDGE 1.68 decals)

    Awesome!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by yudhoyono View Post
    That's a really cruel thing to do to a Colnago.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zatopek View Post
    That's a really cruel thing to do to a Colnago.
    I'm beginning to think this is actually one of the knock off frames
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    Quote Originally Posted by Steve90068 View Post
    I'm beginning to think this is actually one of the knock off frames
    seriously.... it looks like Tiagra, with a Brooks saddle, fenders....

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    Brown saddle on an all-black bike? Ew. That's like wearing a brown shoes with a black belt.
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    after further review, the other pictures of EPQ framesets do not have the spade on the frame. Nor do they say "B STAY" on the seatstay. The chain and seat stays do not look right, and I can say without a doubt that bike is a conterfeit frame, with a cheap ass homebuild.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vicelord View Post
    after further review, the other pictures of EPQ framesets do not have the spade on the frame. Nor do they say "B STAY" on the seatstay. The chain and seat stays do not look right, and I can say without a doubt that bike is a conterfeit frame, with a cheap ass homebuild.
    That's cause it's an EPS, not EPQ.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Vicelord View Post
    after further review, the other pictures of EPQ framesets do not have the spade on the frame. Nor do they say "B STAY" on the seatstay. The chain and seat stays do not look right, and I can say without a doubt that bike is a conterfeit frame, with a cheap ass homebuild.
    Not denying that it's fake, but the decals are all correct (it's an EPS):

    Quote Originally Posted by ericm979
    But it undoubtaby increases the power transfer from the consumer's wallet to the manufacturer's bank account.

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    I stand corrected... I think my theory of it being fake was actually working in the poster's favor. He didn't look like he had egg on his face when I thought it was a counterfeit frame. Now, if it's the real thing, DUDE WHAT ARE YOU THINKING WITH THAT BUILD??

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    Quote Originally Posted by ballistic View Post
    Brown saddle on an all-black bike? Ew. That's like wearing a brown shoes with a black belt.
    Explains why I didnt get the promotion

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    my recently finished IF Crown Jewel SE with Campy Chorus....still dialing in stem fit, hence the uncut steerer. 50 miles in the last two days, and it rides like a dream if3.jpgif2.jpgif4.jpgif1.jpg




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    Brooks: ruining modern bike since forever.
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    Hello guys,
    I am new to this thread and I don't know if I supposed to start a new one but I need some advise from you.
    I am currently riding Fuji SST3 with mixed components between 105 and ultegra, btw this is my first carbon road bike.
    I saw in our LBS they have sale on Cervelo S2 $3000 which is full shimano ultegra, color white-red.
    My question is,
    Is it worth to upgrade from my Fuji SST3 ?
    Is it much better bike and mainly the frame?

    All suggestion are welcome even with different brand, thanks a lot

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    nate - that's a smoking hot Indy Fab you got there! Very nice.
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    Quote Originally Posted by peterlakomy View Post
    Hello guys,
    I am new to this thread and I don't know if I supposed to start a new one but I need some advise from you.
    I am currently riding Fuji SST3 with mixed components between 105 and ultegra, btw this is my first carbon road bike.
    I saw in our LBS they have sale on Cervelo S2 $3000 which is full shimano ultegra, color white-red.
    My question is,
    Is it worth to upgrade from my Fuji SST3 ?
    Is it much better bike and mainly the frame?

    All suggestion are welcome even with different brand, thanks a lot
    It's worth it if you like the Cervelo better and it fits you well. The bike is nicer, without a doubt.

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    Thanks,
    Don't know yet if it fits me better, just was looking for some upgrade and those are on sale now, looks nice, but the main thing is it much better than Fuji SST3 ? or similar...

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    I am not a PRO but I like good things and of course I know it costs, but that's a life
    If any other suggestion, very welcome.
    I would like to not pass $5000.
    What about PINARELLO FP3 or other ???

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