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Old 02-18-2019, 04:25 PM
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Been training indoors 5 to 6 days a week on Zwift for the last 2 months. Was nice to finally get out on the road! Was a late night after the sun was going down. Nice to have some bright gear and be seen!

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Old 02-19-2019, 11:15 AM
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Been training indoors 5 to 6 days a week on Zwift for the last 2 months. Was nice to finally get out on the road! Was a late night after the sun was going down. Nice to have some bright gear and be seen!

I saw this picture on instagram under the "discover" feature.

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Old 02-19-2019, 01:48 PM
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Just a couple of tweaks to it, and you'd have them paying you to put on the mothership's site.

It's a more compelling photo than Specialized's official photo for the S-Works Venge, which I think is a great photo.
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Old 02-19-2019, 10:08 PM
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I saw this picture on instagram under the "discover" feature.

It's you!
Its me!!!

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Just a couple of tweaks to it, and you'd have them paying you to put on the mothership's site.

It's a more compelling photo than Specialized's official photo for the S-Works Venge, which I think is a great photo.
Thanks man! Truly appreciate the kind words.
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Old 02-27-2019, 02:54 PM
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Every time I get on this bike, it still feels like a dream! SO smooth and comfortable. These bars are simply amazing. I couldn't imagine going back to a non aero bar, especially after having these. I had the Ritchey Aero II bars as well and while they were comfortable (And would still choose over a traditional bar), the shape of these bars are noticeably more comfortable.


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Old 03-07-2019, 04:49 AM
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Love the bike. I'm looking forward to build my own. Wont be as well spec as yours but cant wait to ride

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Old 03-07-2019, 06:04 PM
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Love the bike. I'm looking forward to build my own. Wont be as well spec as yours but cant wait to ride

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Thank you I appreciate the kind words! Looking forward to seeing picts of yours built up
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Old 03-08-2019, 07:18 AM
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Amazing build. Your journal of photos makes a great story.
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Old 03-08-2019, 07:22 AM
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Amazing build. Your journal of photos makes a great story.
Truly Appreciate the kind words, cheers!
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Old 03-09-2019, 09:45 AM
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Hopefully build will progress fast.
Got wheelset and sram etap (nearly all parts)

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Old 03-09-2019, 04:27 PM
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Out on the road, how does the Power Mimic saddle compare to the S-Works Power? Can you feel a difference? Have a favorite? Thx! With each photo, it looks better and better!
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Old 03-09-2019, 09:51 PM
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Out on the road, how does the Power Mimic saddle compare to the S-Works Power? Can you feel a difference? Have a favorite? Thx! With each photo, it looks better and better!
First, thank you very much!

On the road, I think its essentially the same. I'd say the nose is a hair bit softer, but I wouldn't say its world changing. I've had the Sworks power and the Expert saddle prior to this. I knew the shape of the Power worked really well for me. The issue I had was I knew I preferred a level 2 padding, but wanted the light weight of the Sworks power. The Mimic checks every box for me. Its Sworks light weight, level 2 padding and essentially same shape minus an actually cut out. However, it still has a good channel which gives the same feel.

At first, the saddle felt really firm, like a level 1 and I was caught a bit off guard with it. I have 600 miles on it now and it is well broken in and feels like the proper level 2 I had remembered from my expert. So, it must have just needed some good old breaking in. Absolutely no complaints or regrets and would purchase again if something happened to this one.
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Old 03-13-2019, 03:28 PM
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Absolutely beautiful bike! Close to what I'm building too!

I'm curious.

Does the power cranks (i have one on order too!) come with any spacers you need to fit it on the tarmac? My SL6 frame (also on its way) has BB30 bearings and plastic covers installed. No spacers or anything. I'm trying to understand if Power cranks require any spacers or do they fit perfectly on the frame.

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Old 03-15-2019, 04:50 PM
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Absolutely beautiful bike! Close to what I'm building too!

I'm curious.

Does the power cranks (i have one on order too!) come with any spacers you need to fit it on the tarmac? My SL6 frame (also on its way) has BB30 bearings and plastic covers installed. No spacers or anything. I'm trying to understand if Power cranks require any spacers or do they fit perfectly on the frame.

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Thank you for the kind words! The crank should come with the necessary spacers.
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Old 03-30-2019, 07:15 PM
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After YEARS of waiting for a good deal, for it to be a big enough of a priority, to have enough money, I finally have my dream lens. Canon 70-200 f2.8. This thing is a legit beast and any photographer would agree. Took it out do a photoshoot last night and my goodness it's lived up to its expectation!




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