Full carbon light HM handlebar, with external 3k woven finish. Perfect distributed rigidity, with maximum shock absorption. Manufactured with the special EPS technology to guarantee the perfect distribution of the resin and carbon fibers, so to be control the walls thickness and let also into the inside parts of the handlebar. With this technology with a same weight, we obtain a major more rigidity of at least 25%.
Draco- Dura-Ace group (including crank/bb), ritchey carbon seat post, FSA orbit x headset. $1500
LeChamp- Ultegra group, FSA carbon crank, ritchey WCS seat post, cane creek is2 headset. $1200
All other parts except the frames are the same between the two.
Anyone know how the Draco frame comp ... Read More »
Looking to get a new cross rig and a DA rig for the wife, I was trying to figure out what length stem and width bar they would use, but most importantly crank...I would really prefer 175, 172.5 would work, and 170 would be a no-go. Sent 3 queries to BD with no response.
Has anyone ordered these t ... Read More »
I haven't been into road bikes for decades, but I am now trying to get a good deal. Saw these two bikes and thought I'd get some opinions.
The Mercier seems to be the better deal, being lighter (a whole WHOPPING 2 lbs!) and with what to me seems to be better parts (DURA ACE 7800 ... Read More »
2007 Mercier Draco AL
I can't find a geometry chart, I am looking at a 62" and I wonder what the headtube length is, what the top tube length is and is the 62" is center to top?
Also I am wondering if all the parts and wheels are 2007?
Anyone have one and like theirs??
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I went to my lbs and got fitted (a very smart thing to do). The bikes he had left were uninspiring or way out of my price range, but I found two online that would work based on my budget, size, and geometry needs.
I am considering the Cinelli Proxima from Gary at GVHbikes and the Mercier Draco f ... Read More »