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Jan Ullrich's TT bike in 2003 Tour?

Old 07-30-07, 01:46 PM
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Jan Ullrich's TT bike in 2003 Tour?

Does anyone know what kind of bike he used in the TTs in '03? I believe it was some kind of custom-made German job rebadged as a Bianchi.

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Walser, a Swiss maker.
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http://www.velonews.com/tour2004/tec...es/6608.0.html
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Thanks guys, much appreciated.
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Saw it at Interbike, or the Giant iteration thereof. Want details?
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Saw it at Interbike, or the Giant iteration thereof. Want details?
Sure.
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Sure.
Definitely the narrow bottom bracket. For chain line purposes it had a narrowed hubset with a 9 used-to-be ten speed cassette, Tektro front brake set behind the fork with a "side pull" fixture. Otherwise looked to be a lot of standard bits, the bars, if I recall, were a one piece set up, no doubt custom made. Very trick, but I thought the Felt and the BMC were a bit further along.
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I am pretty sure the bars were Walser's too.
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