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Old 07-11-2019, 01:08 PM
StephenCL StephenCL is offline
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Firefly 861 All road, build pics up!

My first foray into disc territory. This frameset morphed quote a bit in design and intent. Will be built with 12 Speed Super Record EPS and Bora One Tubulars.

Enjoy and watch for build picks.

Stephen
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Old 07-11-2019, 01:52 PM
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Wow. I continue to be impressed by the work out there in Boston.

I can't wait to see it fully built!
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Old 07-11-2019, 02:00 PM
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i actually love the subtle paint on this one, but then again i haven't seen a firefly i disliked yet.
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Old 07-11-2019, 02:26 PM
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she's going to be a beauty. If the fork going to be painted to match?
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Old 07-11-2019, 03:05 PM
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Nice combination of paint and titanium. Can't wait to see it in completed form. Great start of a Firefly.
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Old 07-11-2019, 03:23 PM
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This will be one of the classiest fireflys out there. Maybe the classiest


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Old 07-11-2019, 03:26 PM
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Nice Stephen. Very clean and crisp and spelling out TITANIUM in the paint is a neat old-school touch imho. Should be a sharp, direct ride with those big tubes all the way around, yet I imagine it will take fat enough tires to mellow it out some.
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Old 07-11-2019, 03:39 PM
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Glad you picked up on the old school Titanium graphic. It should be plenty stiff for me, yet still ride like ti.

Stephen
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Old 07-11-2019, 03:45 PM
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oh my, that is divine
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Old 07-11-2019, 04:00 PM
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That is great looking, and matches your Zanc's very well.
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Old 07-11-2019, 05:14 PM
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oh my goodness....
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Old 07-11-2019, 05:18 PM
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Terrible Photo

Here is a very poor photo of the frame with fork.
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Old 07-11-2019, 05:32 PM
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i actually love the subtle paint on this one, but then again i haven't seen a firefly i disliked yet.
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Old 07-11-2019, 08:30 PM
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very nice. less is more!
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Old 07-11-2019, 08:47 PM
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Nice color choice and wonderfully tasteful graphics. Very eager to see the full build! Congrats.

edit: just caught the inside of the fork blades. Subtle and cool! I'm a sucker for that; I had it on my radar screen but kinda let it slip off when we did the graphic design for my Alliance disc ti allroad.

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