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    I think that landshark is amazing but not hot. With some changes it definitely could be.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pamestique View Post
    So in a sea of black, white, red or black/white/red bikes...something totally different - maybe not hot but at least interesting... My Landshark...
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    Well like you said, maybe not hot but incredibly cool, I'd take it any day

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    Parlee update - you decide which you like better:

    ...ditched all the blue accents and the dark black felt bar tape...switched to gumwalls....flattened the transition to the hoods....



    or previous version...blue accents and regular black tires...overall weight is the same (6.38 kg)

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    Starting to like the look of the tan sidewalls. Gives the bike a sort of a Euro classics look to it...like the red CAAD10.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gc3 View Post
    Parlee update - you decide which you like better:

    or previous version...blue accents and regular black tires...overall weight is the same (6.38 kg)

    1000000000000x better, but I absolutely hate gumwalls. Although, while I like the blue accents, I think it'd be even hotter pure stealth black.
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    No accent color, w/gumwalls gets my vote.
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    What about blue accents with gumwalls? Am I going a bit too crazy with that?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pamestique View Post
    So in a sea of black, white, red or black/white/red bikes...something totally different - maybe not hot but at least interesting... My Landshark...
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    I say hot! I love seeing something pretty and colourful in this sea of blandness that bike design seems to have gotten into recently. It's so silly how they over react to the complaints about loud logos and swing to the other extreme.
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    Gc3... Much gooder IMO without the blue!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnfilteredDregs View Post
    Nice, but, be careful, Van Halen might sue you...
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    My Custom St Andrews cross catlike. Big F1 fan i loved David Coultard's helmet so I copied it. So hot or not?

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    Quote Originally Posted by coppercook62 View Post


    My Custom St Andrews cross catlike. Big F1 fan i loved David Coultard's helmet so I copied it. So hot or not?
    Hot.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gc3 View Post
    Parlee update - you decide which you like better:

    ...ditched all the blue accents and the dark black felt bar tape...switched to gumwalls....flattened the transition to the hoods....
    Hot. Second one with gumwalls but get blue chainring bolts.
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    Quote Originally Posted by coppercook62 View Post


    my custom st andrews cross catlike. Big f1 fan i loved david coultard's helmet so i copied it. So hot or not?
    hot !!

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    [QUOTE=gc3;15845096]Parlee update - you decide which you like better:

    ...ditched all the blue accents and the dark black felt bar tape...switched to gumwalls....flattened the transition to the hoods....


    Gumwalls get my vote, bikes hot.

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    I made a few changes to my Neilpryde Bura sl. Ritchey handlebars are replaced by zipp sl carbon (I needed a bit more reach and these are 27g lighter - bonus).

    Also ditched traditional handlebar tape and started using 3M friction tape, available at home depot for $3 a roll. Love this stuff - leaves no residue when you take it off and it's about 22g to do both sides (takes 2 rolls, but at $3 each, who cares and you'll have leftover). You don't need extra tape to hold down cables being routed underneath either.

    Went from kcnc cb1's to eebrakes. A bit heavier, but I'll take it. Also switched to powercordz for brakes and derailleurs.

    The wheels on there now are farsport 38mm clinchers built up w/ cx-rays & extralite hubs. 1174g for clinchers. These are about 200g heavier than my tubular set, more when you include the tire setup.

    Other than that things are the same. The bike weighs about 11.9 lbs as pictured (INCLUDING my garmin 800 that I forgot to put on before taking the pic. With the tubulars on it comes in around 11.3 lbs.

    Since I got the bike I've dropped 8-10 lbs off my body, let's just say I'm really enjoying climbing right now.


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    Jeebus! 11.3lbs....I hate you and admire you at the same time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pamestique View Post
    So in a sea of black, white, red or black/white/red bikes...something totally different - maybe not hot but at least interesting... My Landshark...
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    Dora the explorer called. She wants me to return her bike or she'll blow my brains out
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    [QUOTE=gc3;15845096]Parlee update - you decide which you like better:

    ...ditched all the blue accents and the dark black felt bar tape...switched to gumwalls....flattened the transition to the hoods....



    or previous version...blue accents and regular black tires...overall weight is the same (6.38 kg)

    [/QUOTE

    Either way the bike is hot, but I will never be a fan of retro yuck sidewalls.

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    New stem.


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    No offense but you're an idiot.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Nagrom_ View Post
    New stem.


    I believe it's a solid hot, but the picture quality (important in this thread) is gonna have to make me say not. Let's see a high-quality one!
    Last edited by FPSDavid; 07-13-13 at 02:18 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by FPSDavid View Post
    I believe it's a solid hot, but the picture quality (important in this thread) is gonna have to make me say not. Let's see a high-quality one!
    Yeah, just got home on a computer; I took that/uploaded that from a phone.
    Looks like ****, hahaha.


    New pics coming. Let me get my real camera.
    edit: camera with mirrors and ****:
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    Quote Originally Posted by Nagrom_ View Post
    Yeah, just got home on a computer; I took that/uploaded that from a phone.
    Looks like ****, hahaha.


    New pics coming. Let me get my real camera.
    edit: camera with mirrors and ****:
    Hot

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    Quote Originally Posted by coppercook62 View Post


    My Custom St Andrews cross catlike. Big F1 fan i loved David Coultard's helmet so I copied it. So hot or not?
    I like it! So... is that a bulls eye for the birds?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nagrom_ View Post
    Yeah, just got home on a computer; I took that/uploaded that from a phone.
    Looks like ****, hahaha.


    New pics coming. Let me get my real camera.
    edit: camera with mirrors and ****:
    Much better, HOT!
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