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Old 07-25-13, 11:38 PM   #2026
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I love it, except that I can never figure out why these people can't just pay a good designer to come up with logos that don't look like dog ****.
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Old 07-26-13, 09:47 AM   #2027
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^ Agreed. These wheels are another example.


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Old 07-26-13, 09:58 AM   #2028
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i feel like half the time they spend so much on physical r&d that they forget to allocate funds for a graphic designer and just pick a font and say **** it
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Old 07-26-13, 10:44 AM   #2029
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Cool logos don't make you go faster...
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Old 07-26-13, 10:55 AM   #2030
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but they do sell faster
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Old 07-27-13, 09:54 AM   #2031
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Cool logos don't make you go faster...
That's true, but paying for high end components that ugg up your bike isn't nice. For the money, I'd expect at least a little attention to aesthetics.
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Old 07-27-13, 11:46 AM   #2032
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My filing cabinet needs more peeled off wheel decals.
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Old 07-29-13, 05:31 AM   #2033
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Even More Laser...

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Yours for only $10k if you are the right size:

http://store.cinelli-usa.com/p/laser...-edition?pp=12
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Old 07-29-13, 08:33 AM   #2034
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I could really use a coffee right now.
Not a bike but mmmmmm sheriff star.

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Old 07-29-13, 09:16 AM   #2035
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Yours for only $10k if you are the right size:

http://store.cinelli-usa.com/p/laser...-edition?pp=12
For that kind of cash I'd get something really special.
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Old 07-29-13, 10:36 AM   #2036
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i feel like half the time they spend so much on physical r&d that they forget to allocate funds for a graphic designer and just pick a font and say **** it
OMG being a graphic designer myself you have no idea how angry the bike industry makes me sometimes
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Old 07-29-13, 11:06 AM   #2037
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For that kind of cash I'd get something really special.
That's the cost of actual cinelli in-house Italian carbon as guided directly by the original creator of the original steel laser which is actually the one posted here originally as porn.
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Old 07-29-13, 11:54 AM   #2038
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I could really use a coffee right now.
Not a bike but mmmmmm sheriff star.

Looks like a toothbrush holder.

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Old 07-29-13, 11:57 AM   #2039
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I love it, except that I can never figure out why these people can't just pay a good designer to come up with logos that don't look like dog ****.
Yup.

Imagine this bike in all black or black with proper accents. It would actually be kinda hot.



Currently there are at least 30 Fuji or Oval logs on the bike. The Oval brand is owned by Fuji.
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Old 07-29-13, 12:01 PM   #2040
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That's the cost of actual cinelli in-house Italian carbon as guided directly by the original creator of the original steel laser which is actually the one posted here originally as porn.
Oh, I know I just have different tastes. The Pegoretti would be a one of a kind, custom built, ridable work of art. (which I'd probably be afraid to ride for fear of ruining it)
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Old 07-29-13, 12:02 PM   #2041
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Looks like a toothbrush holder.

Hahahaha I totally had that toothbrush holder 2 apartments ago.
It also broke when i laced it radially for street use.
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Old 07-29-13, 01:28 PM   #2042
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This bike belongs to a local rider and weights 6,770kg. I haven't had the chance to see it in person yet, since I'm not riding with the group but it does look impressive.
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Old 07-29-13, 02:37 PM   #2043
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That gear ratio looks like you could climb straight up a wall, lol.
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Old 07-29-13, 02:50 PM   #2044
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That gear ratio looks like you could climb straight up a wall, lol.
There's a few races here in which you'll use all those gears and you may still need to walk your bike.
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Old 07-29-13, 03:28 PM   #2045
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If only it had a granny ring.
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Old 07-29-13, 04:18 PM   #2046
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straight up hammock saddle doe
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Old 07-29-13, 05:17 PM   #2047
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If only it had a granny ring.
Not much need with that cassette.
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Old 07-29-13, 09:41 PM   #2048
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This bike belongs to a local rider and weights 6,770kg.
Doesn't look anywhere near fifteen thousand pounds.
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Old 07-29-13, 09:54 PM   #2049
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Doesn't look anywhere near fifteen thousand pounds.
The picture was taken miles away.
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The picture was taken miles away.
The tiles it sits on are actually 1x1 mile squares.
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