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There's no "converting" here. There's no seatpost to swap out and the saddle clamp is part of the frame. You're stuck with 75*+ of STA.


$3,000USD for a 3 year old beam-bike frameset with regular use marring is kind of funny.
 

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Could you? Yes you can put road bars on it.
Should you? Absolutely not. It'd be fugly and handle like crap.
It's a svelte 3260g. And with that geometry you'd have to avoid hills at all costs.

Not to mention, I doubt you would ever be able to ride it. It's got about 6" of drop from the saddle to bars. How's your core and flexibility? You can't make that up with spacers.
 

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Could you? Yes you can put road bars on it.
Should you? Absolutely not. It'd be fugly and handle like crap.
It's a svelte 3260g. And with that geometry you'd have to avoid hills at all costs.

Not to mention, I doubt you would ever be able to ride it. It's got about 6" of drop from the saddle to bars. How's your core and flexibility? You can't make that up with spacers.
You could, but why would you want to? They don't like hills, turns, its riders to pro-create, and one will likely be seen as a posuer riding in anything but a TT.

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There are plenty of good aero road bike frames out there where you don't need to look stupid riding that frame. The slower you ride the dumber you will look on something like that too. Don't be one of those guys that rides a TT bike or uses TT bars averaging 15mph on their rides.
 

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If you are really looking for foolish ways to separate yourself from cash, I'll give you my address and you can write me a check. :D
 

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Save your money and buy an old Trek Y-Foil. People will still laugh at you, but the frame will only set you back around $750.
 

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Save your money and buy an old Trek Y-Foil. People will still laugh at you, but the frame will only set you back around $750.
Or get a SoftRide. Then you could claim to be "vintage".
 

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I know its a dumb question. But I like the falco v tron frame.
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i was thinking of picking it up and converting it for road use.

Has anyone done this?
Because it's so incredibly specific in style only; I wouldn't.


That being said; a true TT bike pretty much only like to go straight ahead, as already said.

To really try to ride a TT bike like a roadbike could be dangerous too.

YMMV :D
 
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