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A Felt done the right way...

Old 04-29-06, 08:05 PM
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A Felt done the right way...

Heres my new project I just finished. Bought the frame off of Ebay and proceeded to build it corectly. Comes in at about 17 lbs as you see it. So far I'm super happy with Chorus. The brake pull and feel is out of this world, and the Carbon levers feel so nice.






And heres both of my rides...
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Old 04-29-06, 08:34 PM
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Nice!
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Old 04-29-06, 08:40 PM
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That is one clean drivetrain. Nice
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Nice Felt! Why 2 bikes that are almost the same? No steel, or CF, or Ti?
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sweet, sweet!
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Sweet.
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Beautiful

Very Very Nice, dosn't a bike look fantastic when it's spotless, Great Job
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Old 04-30-06, 06:23 AM
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What model felt frame did you use?
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Nice....although the "10 speed" and "Chorus" look a bit gaudy on the levers....would be nice if the markings were a bit more blended in or something to give it a cleaner look.
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Not enough dirt on it. Start riding the dang thing already!
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Nice ride!
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Old 04-30-06, 07:52 AM
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Originally Posted by bkrownd
Not enough dirt on it. Start riding the dang thing already!
Felts + Dirt + Grim = the real right way
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Originally Posted by Drtumolo
What model felt frame did you use?
that looks like a 2006 F55.
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Old 04-30-06, 05:39 PM
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the dale looks nice too!
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Nice!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 04-30-06, 08:12 PM
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Looking good!
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good lookin rides.
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