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2230 grams of carbon....

Old 07-11-15, 08:43 AM
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2230 grams of carbon....

Just found out that my washed up horse of a bike that needs some TLC is about 2230 grams naked...
Making it just under 5 pounds. Its sturdy enough for the modern overhaul. Was planning on a new HollowTechII drivetrain with CXP 33's laced with105's, new carbon fork whilst keeping it quill for the classic look.

Its fun as a daily driver. But I'm looking for an all arounder. Which would actually mean I need a cross frame. But at 2230 is this entering heavy weight?? For carbon...

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Old 07-11-15, 11:56 AM
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This is the valuation forum.
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Old 07-11-15, 01:33 PM
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Without pics, I'd guess the value at $25-$200
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Isn't five pounds heavy for CF? I thought CDales were like 3.0 and 2.8 pounds?
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