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Seen on the street (FGSS 'spotted' thread)

Old 06-13-16, 09:40 PM
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Honestly speaking, that'd look real nice in my living room
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Pound sign: Kilo TT
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Old 07-29-16, 05:05 PM
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My thread needs a bump.

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Old 07-30-16, 03:54 PM
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Took this while working yesterday and it didn't dawn on me till today that something was amiss, upon closer inspection. Nice bike though damn



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Old 07-30-16, 04:21 PM
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Originally Posted by indigowarpz View Post
Took this while working yesterday and it didn't dawn on me till today that something was amiss, upon closer inspection. Nice bike though damn








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Old 07-30-16, 05:11 PM
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Bob has a nice front wheel on that co-motion. Moots titanium stem too.
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Old 07-31-16, 06:00 PM
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Originally Posted by indigowarpz View Post
Took this while working yesterday and it didn't dawn on me till today that something was amiss, upon closer inspection. Nice bike though damn


Damn...had to do a double take! That is one purdy bike! pound sign: totallynotbiasedbecauseIhaveaCo-MotionandamthinkingaboutaMoots!
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Old 08-01-16, 04:03 PM
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This thread started in '14. I'm surprised that there aren't more Kilo TTs in here, for all the people that bought and talked about them.
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Old 08-01-16, 04:04 PM
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Whenever I see a Kilo TT, I intentionally don't take a picture of it.
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Old 08-01-16, 04:53 PM
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thats like taking a picture of every toyota tercel or ford escort you see in the real world.
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Old 08-01-16, 06:21 PM
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Originally Posted by motrheadsroadie View Post
thats like taking a picture of every toyota tercel or ford escort you see in the real world.
+1

Here are a couple pics from the last month or so:



Couldn't get a better angle:
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Old 08-02-16, 12:01 AM
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Originally Posted by motrheadsroadie View Post
thats like taking a picture of every toyota tercel or ford escort you see in the real world.
I have never seen anyone riding a Kilo TT or even seen one locked up to a rack before.
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Old 08-02-16, 12:05 AM
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Old 08-02-16, 05:33 AM
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^^ My quads ache just looking at that thing. It's pretty though!
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Old 08-02-16, 11:05 AM
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Originally Posted by motrheadsroadie View Post
thats like taking a picture of every toyota tercel or ford escort you see in the real world.
Do you really see that many, though?
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Old 08-02-16, 02:27 PM
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I have never seen anyone riding a Kilo TT or even seen one locked up to a rack before.
Aside from a couple I saw in Manhattan, I have never seen any others either.
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Old 08-04-16, 03:21 PM
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yall are right. those bikes are rare and not a dime a dozen.
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Old 08-04-16, 04:30 PM
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I don't think that's the point. Of all the Kilo TTs in the world, I can count the number of times I've seen someone riding one or locked up somewhere in the past 7 years on one hand.
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Old 08-04-16, 04:41 PM
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Same.

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Old 08-04-16, 04:48 PM
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I see a random kilo tt almost everyday during the summer months.
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Old 08-04-16, 05:50 PM
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The kilo tt kids don't hang out at Retroression, haha.
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Old 08-04-16, 05:52 PM
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We actually have a 'NO KILO TTS' sign at the shop - just like the 'NO STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN' sign at the music store in Wayne's World.

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Old 08-04-16, 06:13 PM
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I actually saw a Kilo TT at the track once. Some dude from Dallas was riding it there. Never seen one where I live, but did see a ratty Windsor Hour locked up outside Central Market once. Fixed gear bikes are not popular here, and I have never seen one out on the road.
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Old 08-04-16, 11:07 PM
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The most popular fixed gear here is from SE, either the Lager or the Draft. Few local guys on Langsters, and then one guy on an FTP, and my Felt. We kind of stick out like sore thumbs here.
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I've seen Windsors in Phoenix, can't remember seeing any Kilos tho.

Everything is a State here, they pretty much own the market.
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Old 08-05-16, 08:10 AM
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Very few fixed gear bikes in the Atlanta suburbs.

You may be able to spot a Fuji Feather on the MUP but it is typically a late winter purchase from Performance Bike and the rider is out on the one-and-only ride they will ever do on the bike.

In town is another story but outside the perimeter if you aren't on a SuperSix EVO, Venge or Cervelo S5 then you are nobody.
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