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Old 06-26-13, 06:47 AM   #2326
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Oh, wow...someone having issues with a Kilo TT fork? We've never seen that before.
Replace the front wheel with 650c and use a long reach brake. Problem solved.
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Old 06-26-13, 09:04 AM   #2327
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Can you send the fork back for a replacement?
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Old 06-26-13, 09:37 AM   #2328
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If you email them they were pretty good at giving me a replacement
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Old 06-26-13, 09:39 AM   #2329
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Did a quick morning ride.
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Old 06-26-13, 09:46 AM   #2330
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Hnnnng out bikes are like twins
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Old 07-02-13, 02:56 PM   #2331
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Looking to purchase a new kilo TT... I'm 5'6 with an inseam of 29" any advise as to which size to get??
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Old 07-02-13, 03:02 PM   #2332
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http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...s-thread-first
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Old 07-02-13, 03:56 PM   #2333
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Okay so I think a 44 then thanks
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Old 07-02-13, 04:12 PM   #2334
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Uh...did you even use the fit calculator?
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Old 07-02-13, 04:44 PM   #2335
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weight savings.
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yes but not one size has all the correct measurements ...which is most important?
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Old 07-02-13, 06:01 PM   #2337
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Try reading the thread I linked above. The second post is my favorite part.
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Old 07-02-13, 06:16 PM   #2338
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Did a quick morning ride.
I really want to put some omnoms on my kilo but cant justify a two hundred dollar crankset for a bike I paid two hundred for.
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I really want to put some omnoms on my kilo but cant justify a two hundred dollar crankset for a bike I paid two hundred for.
Yes you can.

I sure the hell did.
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Got it in Jan. has alot of miles put on it since then. Its a fun quick bike.
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Did a quick morning ride.
What are the brakes on those?

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Old 07-09-13, 03:16 AM   #2343
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What are the brakes on those?
Levers are Tektro RL340. The calipers are Tektro R350.
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Got it in Jan. has alot of miles put on it since then. Its a fun quick bike.
Looks like most, if not all components, are stock. Right?
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I put on my old Bianchi saddle even though I'm still not content with it. Also added a mudguard/fender for the rainy commutes.
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Old 07-09-13, 12:18 PM   #2346
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You'll benefit a lot more from that fender if you move it closer to the tire.
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I had just slapped it on there, I haven't gotten a chance to use it yet. But I'll keep that in mind, thanks.
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Looks like most, if not all components, are stock. Right?
yeah, except for the stem, bars, saddle, chainring, and straps (that i can see off hand). so what?
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Why is the Kilo TT always recommended here instead of the Motobecane Clockwork, Dawes messenger, or other "BDFGs?" Some of the others would seem to have a more road-friendly geometry.
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Why is the Kilo TT always recommended here instead of the Motobecane Clockwork, Dawes messenger, or other "BDFGs?" Some of the others would seem to have a more road-friendly geometry.
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