Quote Originally Posted by Ivan the Terrible View Post
Attachment 1162938Here is a pic of my recently build carbon Patrol. I took the parts from my alloy Patrol and slapped them on my new carbon frame. The bike feels about 10% better everywhere compared with the alloy version.

My only complaint is the noise associated with this bike. I have put mastic tape everywhere the chain may come in contact with the frame but still get some clatter when hitting a series of bumps, like braking bumps. Otherwise, this bike is great.
Dude! Chain hitting chainstay in the bumps? I had that on my Evil (it was clanking when on the rough fast) because the chain rode super close to the chainstay in the small cog. I added some window insulation foam tape to the top of the chainstay and it quieted the bike down substantially.