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Budget Hot or Not....

Old 01-20-18, 08:54 AM
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Originally Posted by Maelochs View Post
Where's the Like button for that GT?

I also like the subtlety of the color of VwFix's bike. hard to do red with taste.
Thanks, I'm pretty happy with how it turned out.
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Old 01-20-18, 04:00 PM
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That GT is still not hot, but holy hell it is a lot better than it was. The wheels look great on there. For the money spent, you did well.
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Old 11-10-18, 08:08 AM
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While the other threads are locked...

2016 Caad8
Upgraded to 105
Flo 30's






Last one is the before pic as I got it from craigslist
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Old 11-10-18, 09:45 AM
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Originally Posted by kizale View Post
While the other threads are locked...

2016 Caad8
Upgraded to 105
Flo 30's






Last one is the before pic as I got it from craigslist
Nice!
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Old 11-11-18, 12:10 AM
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Yeah, big improvement. Did the paintjob justice.

Would look totally badass slammed with a 17 degree stem.
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Old 12-23-18, 06:21 AM
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Upgraded the bars/stem/seat/wheels, getting ready to do a new crank to make it full Ultegra (r8000). 16.5lbs, everything purchased new, still under $2k.

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