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    Just added a more comfortable ride today, much more agreeable to my back. 12 Synapse 6 Carbon.

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    I've been told this many many times. Lol -- To an extent I agree.
    Your bike reflects your attitude and your personality.

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    Quote Originally Posted by baj32161 View Post
    This is, perhaps, why I do not own a Bianchi...I hate Celeste
    ....yes I do know that they come in other colours
    Anyone who has a Y chromosome should hate it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Panza View Post
    So my Bianchi got fixed ... it now has a different color frame. I think it looks a bit odd... but I'm not complaining with the Celeste color.


    Wow ! Is this the bike, that had the RD go in the spokes on the first ride ?

    I like the Celeste, since its a Bianchi ! ... Now, I have seen some celste treks & fujis, wich is sad & proly a new thread...

    Def. has potential ...


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    Bend the knees, watch the trees ... 5 $ please .

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    Quote Originally Posted by Panza View Post
    So my Bianchi got fixed ... it now has a different color frame. I think it looks a bit odd... but I'm not complaining with the Celeste color.

    It's just the red bits that make it look odd. Ditch them, quick. And I think black tires would also bring it more together. The historic celeste color scheme will always be better on any frame labeled Bianchi. That's just how it is.
    "I tried being reasonable, I didn‘t like it."

    "I understand. I just don't care"

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    Ridley Orion w/ Ultegra groupset

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    http://www.pedalroom.com/members/Lemieux

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    haven't been riding for 10+ years and recently trying to get back as a healthy habit. started out with a Sirrus Expert carbon but after a month i realized i want to get rid of the flat. luckily the bike shop was kind enough to take the Sirrus back and do a straight swap on a Roubaix Elite rival with no extra charge. i feel like a lucky rider =)

    0140 by lawwailok, on Flickr

    roubaix flat vs roubaix road race by lawwailok, on Flickr

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    nice bike but those are very odd photos.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lawwailok View Post
    haven't been riding for 10+ years and recently trying to get back as a healthy habit. started out with a Sirrus Expert carbon but after a month i realized i want to get rid of the flat. luckily the bike shop was kind enough to take the Sirrus back and do a straight swap on a Roubaix Elite rival with no extra charge. i feel like a lucky rider =)

    0140 by lawwailok, on Flickr

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    Which aero bar brackets are you using? I'm looking for a bracket that will let me mount under the bar, but without flip-ups for the pads, which I found to rattle terribly.

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    Quote Originally Posted by EddNog View Post
    Which aero bar brackets are you using? I'm looking for a bracket that will let me mount under the bar, but without flip-ups for the pads, which I found to rattle terribly.

    -Ed
    they are Profile Airstryke S. yes they came with the spring-loaded flip up and i found it was odd to use, so i took the springs out and epoxy them permanent onto the "down" position. the brackets are the one came with the bar, i had to play around and loop around the cable wires a little to get them into place.

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    Very nice bike. Just a tip, the bike goes on the other side of the garage door

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    Quote Originally Posted by lawwailok View Post
    haven't been riding for 10+ years and recently trying to get back as a healthy habit. started out with a Sirrus Expert carbon but after a month i realized i want to get rid of the flat. luckily the bike shop was kind enough to take the Sirrus back and do a straight swap on a Roubaix Elite rival with no extra charge. i feel like a lucky rider =)
    More pics of the lowered/rim'd BMW

    n/m found them... WOW those brakes!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by cvall91 View Post
    Very nice bike. Just a tip, the bike goes on the other side of the garage door
    i know... but all the time i was able to take a pic of them it was midnight after a long day work. and when i go ride, i just simply forget the camera part in the day time... i get excited when i go riding hahahahaha

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    Quote Originally Posted by PatrickGSR94 View Post
    More pics of the lowered/rim'd BMW

    n/m found them... WOW those brakes!!!

    thanks. anything with wheels on always get me into trouble

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    Here are my rigs. My SL-1 is undergoing a Di2 transplant as we speak and should be ready in a couple hours. Defintely excited about the changes for this years race season. The other bikes not pictured are my Merlin Titanium and girlfriends Fuji Sportif, also undergoing a full ultegra transplant from my SL-1.

    I wouldnt say I am a Fuji fanboy as Ive had numerous other bikes from different manufactures and love them all, but having worked a company that deals with ASI, Its hard to not pass up a great product and unbeatable pro deal prices.







    Heres my real money pit and hobby

    Daily Driven, Caged, track prepped.

    Fully tuned Stage 3 set up.

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    Oh the usual...some carbon fiber, some deep wheels, some electronic shifting, and not enough money.

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    Here are my bicis.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gc3 View Post
    It's just the red bits that make it look odd. Ditch them, quick. And I think black tires would also bring it more together. The historic celeste color scheme will always be better on any frame labeled Bianchi. That's just how it is.

    I agree with you about Celeste and Bianchi going hand in hand. The red bits don't bother me as much, however.
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    1989 SLX Bottecchia (Campy Athena 11s)
    1999 Cannondale F400 mountain bike
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    2012 Colnago C59 in PR99 color scheme (Campy Record 11s)

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    Quote Originally Posted by dmcdam View Post
    Celeste is the only correct colour for a Bianchi.
    Passione celeste indeed.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Panza View Post
    So my Bianchi got fixed ... it now has a different color frame. I think it looks a bit odd... but I'm not complaining with the Celeste color.

    Panza, did they repair the frame and also repaint it Celeste? Or did they give you a new frame?

    I love Bianchis in Celeste. In Europe (and specially in Italia) riders go for style in their bikes (as well as performance) so colors like Celeste are extremely popular. I guess they don't have the hang ups that some riders here have.

    A historical note. Mussolini tried to change the color of the winner's jersey in the Giro d'Italia because he thought that the rosa maglia was too girlish for the winner of such a difficult race. To this day winning the rosa maglia is considered one of cycling's most difficult achievements.

    And what about Il Duce? Once defeat became imminent, he tried to escape but was eventually captured. He was then executed and hung upside down, like a big, fat piece of prosciutto.

    So much for his stupid machismo.
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    Quote Originally Posted by eja_ bottecchia View Post
    Here are my bicis.
    That Bottecchia is such a great looking bike...and the others aren't too shabby either

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    That's a nice-lookin' bike!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Young Version View Post
    That Bottecchia is such a great looking bike...and the others aren't too shabby either
    Thank you, I bought the Bottecchia new back in 1989. The only changed I have made to it is to upgrade to Campy Athena 11speed. The frame still hums when I ride it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by goenrdoug View Post
    That's a nice-lookin' bike!
    thank you!
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    My trusty steed!

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