Page 30 of 42 FirstFirst ... 2026272829303132333440 ... LastLast
Results 1,451 to 1,500 of 2079
  1. #1451
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Posts
    88
    Oh, I didn't notice your signature.

  2. #1452
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Posts
    88
    Is it a new BCD size or can previous model cranks be used and be fitted with XX1 chainrings?

  3. #1453
    SUBLIM8er
    Reputation: Axis II's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2004
    Posts
    2,196
    Quote Originally Posted by ryguy135 View Post
    IMO, and I know people won't agree, I'd say sub 21 lbs for a 29er HT, sub 19lbs for a 26er HT, sub 24 lbs for a FS 29er, and sub 22 lbs for a FS 26er qualifies if we're talking XC bike.

    This thread could definitely use some 24-26 lb Mojo's or 32 lb DH bikes though.
    Posting these kinds of weights are why this forum is dead, IMHO.
    Every man has inside himself a parasitic being who is acting not at all to his advantage.
    William S. Burroughs

  4. #1454
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    1,756
    Quote Originally Posted by SamoM View Post
    ...handmade carbon frame...
    Awesome. Tell us more. How did you make the frame?

  5. #1455
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    22
    Quote Originally Posted by TigWorld View Post
    Awesome. Tell us more. How did you make the frame?
    well, actually I didn't make it but someone else did. unfortunately, he was only making them for about 5 years & stopped about 3 years ago. he's a specialist in designing special parts for sailboats here in Slovenia, so this was only his ''part time job''

    a well known female rider Blaza Klemencic won an european title in marathon xc on this frame. it is made of monocoque technology (one piece) and was the only real competition to scale ltd frames a few years back.

    as I've said mostly all components are really low budget, so is this frame, which is used (in the garage by a friend ) and was sold at 1400eur new.

  6. #1456
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    4

    Scott scale 20

    Currently sitting at 8.440 Kg
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Post your light-weight bikes!-2012-10-27-13.10.55.jpg  


  7. #1457
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    11

    Azonic Az-7

    Haven't weighed the final product but have kept an accurate record of all the parts. The sum of which comes in at 7767 gms or 17.1 lbs.
    Kind regards... David
    Attached Images Attached Images    
    Last edited by Twisted_leader; 11-28-2012 at 09:26 PM.

  8. #1458
    mtbr member
    Reputation: roaringboy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    194
    Quote Originally Posted by _Pat_ View Post
    Currently sitting at 8.440 Kg
    Very nice. How are the Podiums holding up?

  9. #1459
    mtbr member
    Reputation: tracerey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    56

    2011 Rocky Mountain Vertex Team RSL

    Frame: 2011 Rocky Mountain Vertex Team RSL (Medium)
    Fork: 2012 Fox Float 100mm.
    Headset: Cane Creek IS42
    Bottom Bracket: Chris King
    Handle Bar: Truvativ Nior World Cup
    Stem: FSA K-Force 90mm.
    Grip: Lizard Skin Lock-On
    Brake: Shimano XTR
    Rotor: Shimano XTR 160mm.
    Crank: Shimano XTR (Triple Crankset)
    Pedal: Shimano XTR Race
    Shifter: Shimano XTR
    Front Derailluer: Shimano XTR (Direct Mount)
    Rear Derailluer: Shimano XTR (Shadow Short Cage)
    Cassette: Shimano XTR (11-32)
    Chain: Shimano XTR
    Saddle: 2012 WTB Siverado
    Seatpost: Truvativ Nior Worl Cup
    Seatclamp: Rocky Mountain
    Wheelset: Mavic Croosmax SLR
    Tires: Maxxis Crossmark 2.1mm Tubeless

    Weight: 22lbs.

    Last edited by tracerey; 11-28-2012 at 08:38 PM. Reason: Image to Big...
    Best,

    Tracerey

    (For we that live to cycle must cycle to live)

  10. #1460
    mtbr member
    Reputation: limba's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    2,939
    and you know some idiot will quote that picture and say "SWEET!"

  11. #1461
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Mountain Cycle Shawn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    11,978
    Quote Originally Posted by limba View Post
    and you know some idiot will quote that picture and say "SWEET!"
    So, what you're saying is that you're half an idiot?

  12. #1462
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    323
    Quote Originally Posted by Twisted_leader View Post
    Haven't weighed the final product but have kept an accurate record of all the parts. The sum of which comes in at 7767 gms or 17.1 lbs. Not bad for a steel frame.
    Kind regards... David
    This is a steel frame bike? Not trying to be a di@k but I believe the AZ7 is an (extremely light) alloy frame.
    Last edited by 2fargon; 11-28-2012 at 08:39 PM.

  13. #1463
    mtbr member
    Reputation: limba's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    2,939
    Quote Originally Posted by Mountain Cycle Shawn View Post
    So, what you're saying is that you're half an idiot?
    Yes, Shawn, that's exactly what I'm saying. Thanks for telling us what kind of cars you drive. We were all curious about that.

  14. #1464
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Mountain Cycle Shawn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    11,978
    Quote Originally Posted by limba View Post
    Yes, Shawn, that's exactly what I'm saying. Thanks for telling us what kind of cars you drive. We were all curious about that.
    Oh, you're very welcome bro! Maybe I'll take ou for a spin sometime.

  15. #1465
    mtbr member
    Reputation: limba's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    2,939
    No thanks Bro but keep us updated if you buy anymore cars. Feel free to post Actual Size pictures of them too.

  16. #1466
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    11
    Quote Originally Posted by 2fargon View Post
    This is a steel frame bike? Not trying to be a di@k but I believe the AZ7 is an (extremely light) alloy frame.
    My apologies, you are correct. I was told Xtrolite G7 was a steel alloy but it is an aluminium alloy. I have just put on a set of Magura Durin Superlite forks so it now is up to 8500 gms.
    I will try and correct my original statement if i can.
    Kind regards... David

  17. #1467
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Mountain Cycle Shawn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    11,978
    Quote Originally Posted by limba View Post
    No thanks Bro but keep us updated if you buy anymore cars. Feel free to post Actual Size pictures of them too.
    Actual size might be a little difficult.

  18. #1468
    mtbr member
    Reputation: roaringboy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    194
    Quote Originally Posted by SamoM View Post
    wow...I was really thinking abour buying an Exotic frame
    I thoroughly recommend it. Cost me about £400 and came in under 3lbs:-


  19. #1469
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Posts
    4,252
    That is a frame. Where is the rest of
    it? We want to see its when its done.

  20. #1470
    mtbr member
    Reputation: roaringboy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    194
    Quote Originally Posted by John Kuhl View Post
    That is a frame. Where is the rest of
    it? We want to see its when its done.
    It's on the previous page. Although it's now under 18lbs as I swapped out the captain for a rocket ron. I need to sort some better pics really.

  21. #1471
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Jmoccia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Posts
    19

    First ever bike build just about complete. I think

    KICK•N•WING
    8,077g • 17.806lbs
    $3,028.03


    Frame- Sette Serum Elite Full Carbon 17
    1195g - 2.634 lbs
    $447.25 ($1400.00)

    Crank- FSA K-Force Light 386
    10-Speed 175mm
    27/39t
    Q-Factor: 168mm
    BCD: 86mm
    Chainline: 48mm
    739g - 1.629 lbs
    $237.99 ($959.93)

    Pedals- CrankBrothers Eggbeaters 2ti
    SPD bolt pattern
    218g
    $219.99

    BB- MegaExo Ceramic 68mm
    107g - .235 lbs
    $0 (included w/crank)

    Brakes- Ashima PCB
    AiRotor08: 160mm/85g
    Rotor Compatibility: 6-bolt
    Caliper Mount: Post 74mm
    Pad: Sintered
    170g
    308g
    $256.95 ($399.98)

    Fork- Marzocci Corsa 2012
    120mm (80 or 100 w/spacer)
    AIR + NEG. SPRING
    9mm DROP OUT
    32mm ANODIZED ALUMINUM
    ALUMINUM STEER TUBE
    6" PM D-BRAKE
    length 491,5 mm.
    steer tube/offset 44 mm.
    1630 g.
    $425.00

    WheelSet- American classic
    26" tubeless
    26mm wide x 23mm deep
    1486g
    $419.99 ($850.00)

    Bars- SwordFish riser carbon bar/stem
    width- 660mm
    stem- 110mm
    375g
    $179.00

    Grips- 2013 T-ONE H2O
    Locking Ring
    Length : 130mm
    97g
    $15.98

    SeatPost- CrankBrothers Kronolog
    31.6*405mm
    477g
    Remote- 28g
    $299.95

    Seat- Tioga Carbonite
    135g
    $61.00 ($129.99)

    Shifters- SRAM X0 2x9 Speed Trigger
    9 Speed
    Zero Loss travel
    225g
    $144.99 ($275.00)

    Front Derailleur- SRAM X.0 2x10
    Low Clamp
    Top Pull/top swing
    Aluminum upper knuckle
    Carbon fiber outer pulley cage
    Clamp 34.9mm (1-3/8")
    Capacity 15
    Max Ring- 42teeth
    132g
    $67.00

    Rear Derailleur- SRAM X.0
    Medium Cage
    9 speed
    193g
    $179.95 ($250.00)

    Cassette- SRAM PowerGlide 990
    11-34
    305g
    $72.99 ($114.00)

    Chain- New KMC X10SL DLC
    10-Speed
    1/2” X 11/128”
    Links- 116
    Pin length- 5,88 mm
    257g
    $92.85 ($134.95)

    Tires-
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Post your light-weight bikes!-image.jpg  


  22. #1472
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Jmoccia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Posts
    19

    Pic

    Only one pic at a time?
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Post your light-weight bikes!-image.jpg  


  23. #1473
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Jmoccia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Posts
    19

    Another one

    More pics
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Post your light-weight bikes!-image.jpg  


  24. #1474
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Jmoccia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Posts
    19

    One more

    More pics one at a time
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Post your light-weight bikes!-image.jpg  


  25. #1475
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Jmoccia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Posts
    19

    Last one

    Let me know if this bike should be any good when I'm done or did I max my credit card for nothin lol
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Post your light-weight bikes!-image.jpg  


  26. #1476
    Rock and/or Roll
    Reputation: turbogrover's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Posts
    485
    That looks like a very nice ride, but I wouldn't have posted it in the weight weenies section.

  27. #1477
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Mountain Cycle Shawn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    11,978
    ^ Why not? It's pretty dang light!

  28. #1478
    Fat & Single
    Reputation: ozzybmx's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    4,053


    Trek 9.9 Superfly SL
    FM190 Fatty
    Indy Fab Deluxe 29
    Pivot Vault CX
    Cervelo R3 Disc

  29. #1479
    Rock and/or Roll
    Reputation: turbogrover's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Posts
    485
    Quote Originally Posted by Mountain Cycle Shawn View Post
    ^ Why not? It's pretty dang light!
    Its not even a complete bike. Why post the weight of a partially assembled bike?

  30. #1480
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    323
    Quote Originally Posted by eliflap View Post
    here my Flash 29er

    i went 1x10

    36T front CarbonTi integral with ShiftUp chainguide

    11-36T Sram XX rear

    Industry nine hubs and spokes laced to Race Gold 29er rims ( light on rims, heavier on centre)

    carbon combo : integrated stem/bar/steerer tube from EP, 268g ( was a trial, can you imagine with a Schmolke bar ? )

    7440 grams

    more pics on my blog , commercial free

    eliflap
    Now that is a light bike! Beautiful!

  31. #1481
    mtbr member
    Reputation: limba's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    2,939
    Eliflap is supposed to have updates for that bike. I asked him to post his bike in the Cannondale sub forum. Stay tuned.

  32. #1482
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Posts
    37
    It's not impressive showing a sub 8kg hardtail, rigid fork, singlspeed bike. If its a full suspension sub 8kg bike, yeah that's impressive.

  33. #1483
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Mountain Cycle Shawn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    11,978
    Quote Originally Posted by turbogrover View Post
    Its not even a complete bike. Why post the weight of a partially assembled bike?
    This is true

    Quote Originally Posted by nrsnow View Post
    It's not impressive showing a sub 8kg hardtail, rigid fork, singlspeed bike. If its a full suspension sub 8kg bike, yeah that's impressive.
    I didn't know there was a weight cutoff and I didn't there was a weight weenie Sheriff in town.

  34. #1484
    mtbr member
    Reputation: FueLEX8's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Posts
    254

    My 2011 Rocky Mountain Element RSL 9.25kg

    Here is my 2011 Rocky Mountain Element RSL. Weight 9.25kg or 20.39lbs.

    Despiece:

    Frame: 2011 Rocky Mountain 70 RSL w/ Fox Float RP23 (2070g)
    Headset: Cane Creek
    Fork: 2011 Magura Durin SL (1391g)
    Shifter: Sram x.0 (125g w/cable)
    Rear Derailleur: Sram x.0 10 speed (202g)
    Crankset: Aerozine x-12 (715g)
    Pedals: Crankbrothers Eggbeater 3
    Chain: KMC X10SL(244g)
    BB: XXF Pressfit bb92(92g)
    Chainguide: E.Thirteen(67g)
    Cassette: Sram 1080x
    Seatpost: Climax carbon 30.9x350mm(126g)
    Collar: Woodman Deadgrip SL 34.9 red(12g)
    Saddle: Smud-Carbon Saddle (65g)
    Bottlecage: Smud-carbon alu bolts (5g)
    Stem: Syntace F109(116g)
    Handlebar: Hylix carbon 31.8 x 600mm
    Grips: ESI Chunky white(57g)
    Brakes: Magura Marta SL Magnesium(447g)
    Discs: Ashima Airotor(196g)
    Wheelset: Stans ZTR Race 7000 w/ American Classic hubs y DT Revos (546g y 661g)
    Quick Releases: Hope Quick Release (122g)
    Tires: Maxxis Monorail 2.1






  35. #1485
    I like rigid MTB.
    Reputation: edle's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Posts
    159

    Something is wrong with the crankset.

    Quote Originally Posted by hugofabreu View Post
    I had a carbon bike which didn't look good for long so I went back to bare metal. 10 year old Litespeed frame with a 6 year old Fox, XTR M952 rear derr, Dura Ace with Speen adapter front derr, M960 crankset with Experimental Prototype rings, Marta brakes with Formula rotors, Tune Speedneedle, Egg Beater Ti with Ti spindles, KCNC post, Syntace F99, Easton flat bars, Hope hubs on ZTR Olympics. 9.0 Kg = 19.8 lbs.

    Attachment 557793
    Something is wrong with the crankset.It is not straight.

  36. #1486
    mtbr member
    Reputation: roaringboy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    194
    A better pic:


    Swapped out the Captain for a Rocket Ron but also had to change from the SLR to something more comfortable. Managed to get a Spesh Phenom on loan from my LBS to see how i get on with the shape. Is there much difference between the Phenom and the Toupe in terms of comfort? They look to be a similar shape.

    It's about 17.9lbs at the moment.

  37. #1487
    Bicycle Addict
    Reputation: J3SSEB's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Posts
    1,298
    Quote Originally Posted by roaringboy View Post
    A better pic:

    Swapped out the Captain for a Rocket Ron but also had to change from the SLR to something more comfortable. Managed to get a Spesh Phenom on loan from my LBS to see how i get on with the shape. Is there much difference between the Phenom and the Toupe in terms of comfort? They look to be a similar shape.

    It's about 17.9lbs at the moment.
    Regarding the saddles, I ride both, and honestly I think they feel the same. The only difference is the Toupe is the road version, and the Phenom is the MTB version. IMHO.
    The unexamined life is not worth living - Socrates
    Bearded Women Racing

  38. #1488
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    Quote Originally Posted by doccoraje View Post
    After a while I was able to get a v-brake Sewanee, old, 2005 since they stopped making it that year.
    Any way here it is after also installing one of the few v-brake Durin SL made, it substituted
    an R7 with a marginal weight gain of 20 gr.
    Frame 2005 Litespeed Sewanee
    Crank Bros Cobalt headset, Tune gum-gum expander, Extralite topcap
    Fork Magura Durin SL 80 V-brake option
    Syntace Vector riser handlebar and F99 90 mm stem
    Extralite Ultrafoam grips
    Crankset Mythiccarbon-Extralite 44-32-22 chainrings and Crank Bros ISIS Cobalt 108 BB
    Recon 11-32 Ti cassette, KMC 10X-SL chain
    4Ti Eggbeaters
    New Ultimate seatpost, M2racer seatbinder, Tune Speedneedle Marathon saddle
    XTR 970 tuned shifters, XTR 950 Front derraileur, XTR 970 tuned RD (outer carbon plate, Extralite pulleys, Ti spring, Al jockeybolts and der pivot)
    I-links and powercordz cables
    Extralite Ultralevers and Ultrabrakes
    DT Swiss 240s hubs, XR4.1 rims, aerolite spokes 28 front radial, 32 rear 3x
    Control Tech Race bolt-on skewers
    Schwalbe Racing Ralph 2.1 rear, Nobby Nic 2.25 Snakeskin front
    Total weight 8.5 kg
    What kind of cranks?

  39. #1489
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    Probably my favorite.

  40. #1490
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    [QUOTE=Robin v Berkel;5384740]this with heavy bearings cups i got here 2 lichter one if i us them i get crank on 490gr+- and BB30 adaptos are 40/50gr+-

    68/73mm THM crank

    Nice...

  41. #1491
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    [QUOTE=Scalty;5835516]a little picturespam, weight is near 7,4kg(16.31lbs) see list:
    scott scale 2005
    Very Very Nice

  42. #1492
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    Quote Originally Posted by turbogrover View Post
    That looks like a very nice ride, but I wouldn't have posted it in the weight weenies section.
    Looks like this thread is going from weight weenies to weight pricks.


  43. #1493
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    full build here

    talesofthemissing.wordpress.com/2012/08/18/the-lynskey-pro-29er-rasta-build[/QUOTE]

    Very nice. I love the look of the Lynskey

  44. #1494
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    Quote Originally Posted by Mountain Cycle Shawn View Post
    This is true



    I didn't know there was a weight cutoff and I didn't there was a weight weenie Sheriff in town.
    I know right? So offten in these forums you get someone who comes along and thinks they should make all the rules.

  45. #1495
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    For just a second I thought he was peeing on it....

  46. #1496
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    WOW!
    Whats the shifting system there?

  47. #1497
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    Nice.

  48. #1498
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    874
    ...way to get your 10 posts by talking to yourself...

  49. #1499
    banned
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    35
    I don't know who pee'd in your cheerios, but if you were a bird you would obviously be moulting.
    And yes I do talk to myself....I find that I am always right.
    Dont be so jealous.

  50. #1500
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Mountain Cycle Shawn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Posts
    11,978
    Quote Originally Posted by MarcT View Post
    I don't know who pee'd in your cheerios, but if you were a bird you would obviously be moulting.
    And yes I do talk to myself....I find that I am always right.
    Dont be so jealous.
    It looks like we have a new wise ass in town!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •