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Spectacular, they really did well with the blue frames this year. If I may? What did your LBS charge you for a built down Onix frame?
 

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It is a beautiful bike, I was thinking about getting one for a training setup but only if I could get a frame set through the distributor like this, built it with my own spec. More of a fan of the Black/Red/White edition but with so much of that in the market the blue seems fresh.
 

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Twins! Love the bike.

right around 17Lbs at LBS (how accurate, who knows)- blast to ride regardless

* Shimano Ultegra 6700 Groupset (exception of the crank- Ultegra SL) - upgraded in steps from 105's, bought the crank first and then the 2010 Ultegra's came out.
* Ritchey stem and Carbon Seat post
* 2010 Mavic Ksyrium SL's
* Fizik Antares seat
* 3T Ergonova handlebars
* Vredestein Fortezza's

here's a pic
 

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Wow, looks great in the blue color and 17lbs is great.
I'm going to switch the stock 60tpi Rubino tires which I actually like to Diamante Pros and that should get mine to just under 19lbs. Don't think I would shave very much weight at all by switching to a carbon stem over the stock one. When I get the dough I may swap out the Shimano RS20 wheelset to Easton EA90 SL's and that should get me down to the high 17lb range.
 

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Beautiful bike!

I have to agree, the bike is blast to ride. Here in San Francisco/Marin, the setup provides a very fast, stable, nimble ride through the hills/rollers...makes me envy how a well setup Orca would be (never taken one out on a comparable ride, but am dying to try).

Interesting comparison to see the visual differences in angle and dimensions between Ultegra 6700 & Ulterga SL's (shifter angle, rear derailer, etc).

In any event, your bike looks fantastic!
 

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IMHO, nothing weak about that spec. The Rubino tires are really good, I'm switching mine out once they are wore out to a lighter tire just to shave some weight.
The Zeus brakes are the only question mark to me on this spec. Not saying they are bad, I just have no knowledge about these. The brakes are probably just fine, Orbea doesn't spec there bikes with sub-par stuff at all.
My nephew put one of these on layaway after he saw mine.
 

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IMHO, nothing weak about that spec. The Rubino tires are really good, I'm switching mine out once they are wore out to a lighter tire just to shave some weight.
The Zeus brakes are the only question mark to me on this spec. Not saying they are bad, I just have no knowledge about these. The brakes are probably just fine, Orbea doesn't spec there bikes with sub-par stuff at all.
My nephew put one of these on layaway after he saw mine.
Like the Vittoria Rubino that came with my TDF... I will try the Vittoria Rubino Pro's next.
 

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I really like the regular Rubinos that came on my bike too, so far 800 miles with only one flat, have been caught out in the rain twice and grip wasn't a issue. I'll try Diamonte Pros next and if I have any problems with those the new version Rubino Pros would be my next, both of the latter are way lighter than what came on the bike.
 
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