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Old 12-05-11, 06:49 PM   #1
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Kilo TT vs Kilo TT Pro

Which one do you think is better and is the kilo tt pro really worth the extra money? Is the "wheelset alone worth $350 to 400?" Please help.
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Which one do you think is better and is the kilo tt pro really worth the extra money? Is the "wheelset alone worth $350 to 400?"
Yes and yes.
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Old 12-05-11, 06:53 PM   #3
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Yes and no.
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Old 12-05-11, 07:18 PM   #6
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no and yes?


i didnt look, i just wanted to complete the pattern.
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It's around a $60 difference and you get a Sugino crankset and better wheels apparently.
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if you have the money you might as well. The cranks on the plain TT will probably leave you wanting more stiffness. Upgrading to a decent s300 is like 120 bucks if you find that this is the case.
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Old 12-05-11, 07:36 PM   #10
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The Sugino RD cranksets are worth it, the wheelset while IMO still suck, are better than the stock Kilo TT wheels.
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TT Pro is worth it

Wheelset is not $400
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sugino cranks and upgraded wheels (of any type) sound like a notable improvement over the BD bike i assembled for a friend.
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I didn't think he meant whether or not the wheelset is worth $350-400 on it's own. If so, I change my second answer.
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I thought that Scrod meant that the Pro is better and worth the extra money.
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That is what I meant but I don't even know what I mean anymore.

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If i had the money at the time when i was buying my TT i would have paid the extra just for the shark grey. :3
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HEY EVERYONE! I just ordered a kilo tt pro off bikesdirect super siked and can't wait to get it! Thanks everyone for your help! I LOVE BIKEFORUMS.NET
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congrats! but you forgot to tell us what color....!!?!
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hmmm gotta step it up in that case
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byrnemm I got it in pearl white!
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byrnemm I got it in pearl white!
Sick man! Tell us how that Killo Pro skids
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Well first I have to learn how to skid, thennn i'll inform you!
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Take the brakes off and play in traffic!!!

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So what's the deal with the lugged Kilo frames? Anyone have an opinion on those vs. the standard frame?
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