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Old 05-15-2018, 11:13 PM
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Yes, I knew it's going to be your frame but I think it's a wonderful gesture in her honor and was wondering if she was in on it yet. Kudos!

Tim,

She is finally in on it. We also put the pink bow on the Zanconato men’s and women’s race jerseys this year. She loves the bike.

She is such an amazing mother, wife, friend and inspiration. I hired her when she was just 17 years old to work in my bike shop. It has been a thrill to watch her grow and even win a national championship 3 years ago.

Now she is fighting cancer with that very same spirit.

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Old 05-16-2018, 12:54 PM
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Old 05-17-2018, 01:43 PM
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Gorgeous ride!!! Love the color and the matching saddle!!

Great choice with Campagnolo! Looking forward to seeing it complete!

Makes me want a Zanc...bad!!!!
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Old 05-17-2018, 07:45 PM
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Completed build and maiden votage

Folks,

First ride today in the rain and wet in Northern Va. bike is simply amazing. Nice and stiff and light. The best of all worlds. Plus the feel of steel. F3 10.5 fork is supper stiff and feels more like steel than carbon. Geometry is spot on.

Was pretty wet, so didn’t go full gas on the downhills or turns.

The other gorgeous Zanc here is my son’s. He came up from Grad school at UVA for the weekend.
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Old 05-17-2018, 08:21 PM
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You are one lucky dude.
Sharing a ride with your son, let alone on two beautiful Campy Clad Zanks. Man what's better than that?

Enjoy in the best of health!

Now I want one.
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Old 05-18-2018, 07:48 AM
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this is just incredible all around. congrats!
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Old 05-18-2018, 10:03 AM
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Man... that HSS tube set is huge... lol. Makes the Max front triangle on my Zanc look so small in comparison. Congrats on yet another Zanc! BTW, you gonna have any extra Zanc swag this time around? I might need a new big and jersey.
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Old 05-18-2018, 04:09 PM
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Zanc&Jordan doing it right. Terrific build.

I would like to see an HSS tubeset in person someday to appreciate all the shaped oversized goodness.
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Old 01-02-2019, 12:14 PM
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BIG UPDATE

So, I wanted to make this ride more competitive in weight with my other rides, so I did a failry major swaperooo....

IN
THM STEM
THM SRM
THM Brakes
Dead Supperleggra bars (de badged)
Fizik 00 Seatpost
Ceramic speed pink pulleys

Out
DEDA 35 bar and stem
Fizik R3 seat post
Campagnolo SRM
Campagnolo Super Record brakes

Net, 347 gram savings... almost 3/4 pound
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Old 01-02-2019, 01:13 PM
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Wow, that's a big savings, and no stupid-light stuff either.

I think you looked the stiffness from the deda 35 cockpit. How does that compare to what you have on now?
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Old 01-02-2019, 01:24 PM
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Wow, that's a big savings, and no stupid-light stuff either.

I think you looked the stiffness from the deda 35 cockpit. How does that compare to what you have on now?
Don’t know yet, just finished the updates!!! Trying to get out this afternoon.

Stephen
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Old 01-02-2019, 01:38 PM
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Nice work and build. We have talked before; I am down the street from you (Dulles). This season, we will have to get out for a few rides. I can head out your way (West) and we can hit the hills out there.
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