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Old 04-22-13, 12:08 AM   #2276
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Initial setup before getting cages/pedal setup:

Probably final setup:

Been riding my Kilo for 2 years now and it's amazing. Probably might want to repaint it maroon or burgundy sometime in the future.
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Old 04-26-13, 05:22 PM   #2277
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My DD. 2 1/2yrs old.

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Old 05-05-13, 08:38 AM   #2278
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More pics and descriptions are in my PedalRoom
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Old 05-05-13, 12:57 PM   #2279
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Those gray Kilo TT Pros look so clean, I should buy one next time I'm down in buffalo.
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Old 05-05-13, 02:40 PM   #2280
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Old 05-05-13, 08:36 PM   #2281
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I wish they had the gray in stock when I was buying. Are thee h plus sons worth the upgrade? Nice Kilos everyone!
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Old 05-05-13, 10:11 PM   #2282
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Those gray kilos look sweet!
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Old 05-05-13, 10:16 PM   #2283
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I wish they had the gray in stock when I was buying. Are thee h plus sons worth the upgrade? Nice Kilos everyone!
Compared to stock rims? **** yes.
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Old 05-06-13, 07:06 AM   #2284
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Compared to stock rims? **** yes.
I know, stupid question. Imho the stock rims are decent.
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the stock rims are freakin heavy as crap. if you haven't ridden anything else you won't really notice tho. I actually went from a Wabi wheelset to the archetypes, so i'm actuallying going up in weight. I haven't ridden the archetypes after throwing em on just yet, but I'm hoping the 23mm width will be similar to the ride of the HED ardennes on my road bike.
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Old 05-06-13, 09:54 AM   #2286
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the stock rims are freakin heavy as crap. if you haven't ridden anything else you won't really notice tho. I actually went from a Wabi wheelset to the archetypes, so i'm actuallying going up in weight. I haven't ridden the archetypes after throwing em on just yet, but I'm hoping the 23mm width will be similar to the ride of the HED ardennes on my road bike.
The amount of potholes, and other things I went through on the road Im surprised they are holding up very well and are still true. Though I would like to upgrade them soon in the near future. Thanks for the info.
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Old 05-12-13, 08:37 AM   #2287
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So, Bikesdirect is sold out of these, where else can I get my hands on one?

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Old 05-12-13, 01:45 PM   #2288
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You could check Bikeisland.com. Kilo TTs go on sale there all the time, you just have to get lucky to get your size/color.
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guys, what's the difference between the kilo tt bike and a bike from big shot? i've hear a lot of good things with the kilo tt but the bigshots bikes looks are luring me and that price is $390 shipped. any thoughts would be appreciated.
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Old 05-14-13, 11:31 PM   #2290
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guys, what's the difference between the kilo tt bike and a bike from big shot? i've hear a lot of good things with the kilo tt but the bigshots bikes looks are luring me and that price is $390 shipped. any thoughts would be appreciated.
People recommend Kilos. They lol at Bigshots.
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Old 05-15-13, 06:20 AM   #2292
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Collins Circle must be fun to ride....
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Old 05-15-13, 08:55 AM   #2293
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Collins Circle must be fun to ride....
Ha, I don't get to campus from that way, but I have gone around it before. It seems a lot bigger when you're on two wheels.
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Old 05-16-13, 11:43 PM   #2294
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New Kilo TT 55cm, still adjusting bars, etc. Added Traitor saddle, Tektro front brake, Surly 17 tooth cog w/ Surly lockring. Next up, replace those shady pedals. Really liking the ride so far!
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Old 06-04-13, 01:05 PM   #2295
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hello all, here's my kilo tt pro. I painted the wheels all black and added nitto bars. I love riding this thing, so glad to have listened to all the advice on this forum.

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Old 06-04-13, 01:07 PM   #2296
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not even close.

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Old 06-04-13, 01:35 PM   #2297
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got it
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Old 06-04-13, 06:00 PM   #2298
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hello all, here's my kilo tt pro.
Bike looks nice sir!
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Old 06-05-13, 12:49 PM   #2299
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This setup was just too practical

So I did this to my bike. Fun.
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So I did this to my bike. Fun.
reminds me of mine. Putting a set of risers instantly made me want to pop wheelies
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