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What Bikes Make You Drool???

Old 10-14-20, 10:32 AM
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What Bikes Make You Drool???

For me it is a Colnago C64 in white or red with raw black carbon tubes. I get weak in the knees when I see one.
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Old 10-14-20, 10:40 AM
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Going for a ride in 30 minutes.
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Old 10-14-20, 11:23 AM
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I've posted this many times but I want it so bad I can taste it (and it has the beautiful steel tang) when I get back to the states in 2024 I'm going to buy one.

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Old 10-14-20, 11:36 AM
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I stopped drooling around age 3.
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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
I stopped drooling around age 3.
I did too until I got a CPAP machine and a mask now I drool every night while 100 PSI is shoved into my lungs
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Old 10-14-20, 11:54 AM
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IF the S-Works Aethos - Founder's Edition came in matte black & mechanical brifters (dislike E shifting) I'd have a pool of drool.
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Old 10-14-20, 12:09 PM
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This all day. The best of old and new.
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Originally Posted by jadocs View Post
This all day. The best of old and new.
Imagine getting a scratch on that bike 😫
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Originally Posted by Mulberry20 View Post
Imagine getting a scratch on that bike 😫
put a sticker over it.
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Originally Posted by jadocs View Post
This all day. The best of old and new.
Unappealing crank, stem, FD and RD. But the finish is awesome.
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Originally Posted by vespasianus View Post
IMO, a good 80% of what makes this bike more drool-worthy than most others is the color and finish, topped off with the matching stem and post. Slap that paint job on just about any road bike at the LBS and it's instantly way hotter.
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Old 10-14-20, 01:32 PM
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Originally Posted by ridelikeaturtle View Post
Basso Diamante
Good line of bikes, made entirely in Italy.
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Originally Posted by WhyFi View Post
IMO, a good 80% of what makes this bike more drool-worthy than most others is the color and finish, topped off with the matching stem and post. Slap that paint job on just about any road bike at the LBS and it's instantly way hotter.
Truth.
Well, that and the wheels.
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Well, that and the wheels.
Yeah, I wouldn't kick 'em out of bed.
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Yeah, I wouldn't kick 'em out of bed.
if I find bits of crackers left behind.. so help me.... !
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Originally Posted by mercator View Post
Truth.
Well, that and the wheels.
And the shape. That basso is cool but a very different design as compared to the Battaglin. The Basso looks like a modern bike while the Battaglin is a modern take on a classic design (as stated above).
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Like @indyfabz, I don't drool.

But no matter how hot, cold, or windy, I always sweat while I'm riding a bike. So I guess what makes me sweat is a bike I can ride!
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I want a new Alpha 7 Velomobile in a bad way. Can't afford one, and I'm happy with my Strada, but damn those things are nice looking.

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Originally Posted by indyfabz View Post
I stopped drooling around age 3.
Wait till you get to 75.
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Old 10-14-20, 03:51 PM
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Wait till you get to 75.
Donít think the planet will be able to support humans by that time, so Iím not concerned.
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I don't see a bike in that picture!??!
stop drooling and look down. It’s a custom bike double BUTTED tubing .
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