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How much does your steel frame bicycle weigh?

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eh?
     
May 14, 2014 11:32 PM
moose
From: southern california
475 posts
6 bikes
Heaveeeh swwweeeetttt fixehhhh. Probably around 20.
     
May 14, 2014 11:47 PM
SillyGoose
From: Los Angeles, CA
139 posts
5 bikes
20 exactly
     
May 15, 2014 12:07 AM
cap
From: Portland, OR
67 posts
1 bike
My '75 Raleigh weighs in at 19 lbs, 8 oz. At least 6 lbs of that is Campagnolo logos. :)

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May 15, 2014 12:26 AM
Scrodzilla
From: South of Heaven
1005 posts
2 bikes
My Bridgestone was at 16.4 at it's lightest phase i believe.
     
May 15, 2014 12:36 AM
iRideFixed
From: Los Angeles, CA
193 posts
17 bikes
ah man scrod that old thing, geeze i go into the shop and try to see nice bicycles and i'm greeted with that eyesore

haha
     
May 15, 2014 12:43 AM
moose
From: southern california
475 posts
6 bikes
my pista is 19.2
my bareknuckle is 20
     
May 15, 2014 12:43 AM
moose
From: southern california
475 posts
6 bikes
Man, that raleigh...WHAT A BABE.
Still waiting on some things to post my current steel bikes that I've been eager to post up.
But the road one is still missing some things. Super excited about these, but I'm going to have to hold off on sharing them with the world for now.
Just need to get a bb situated for my track, and a stem/bars and saddle for the road.
My track seems to be pretty light for steel. Reynolds 853
     
May 15, 2014 12:56 AM
outofstep
From: Los Angeles, CA
999 posts
15 bikes
15.5lbs last time I weighed it when it had RB021s on it instead of the compact drops. Mix of Reynolds and Columbus.

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May 15, 2014 02:18 PM
Kevlar
From: Baltimore
76 posts
3 bikes
kilo is usually just short of 19lbs, depending on set-up
     
May 15, 2014 03:15 PM
GromCake
From: Chicago, IL, United States
210 posts
11 bikes
My crit bike is at 17lbs flat, two of my track frames are at 17.5~18lbs and my commuter at around 20lbs.
     
May 16, 2014 01:21 PM
I ride 59 c-c steel bikes.
Both my Colnago's built on DA weigh in at around 20lbs.
Not heavy. Not light.
My track bike built on DA weighs in at around 18lbs.
Not heavy. Not light.
I dont see the point in a weight weenie steel bike. Cost less to lose weight myself :)
     
May 18, 2014 12:40 AM
mktng
From: Ottawa, ON Canada
816 posts
22 bikes
I ride smaller frames, anywhere from 50-54 CM, so my lightest steel bike is around 18, and heaviest is around 23. Some of my lightest steel frames have super thin tubing (Tange Infinity) and are just wayyyy too noodly for their own good.
     
May 23, 2014 01:50 PM
ronisolomondds
From: Rochester, NY
2 posts
16 bikes
I just recent weighed my Bareknuckle. Its 17.5 without brakes and 18.5 with brakes and hoods/levers.

I'm sure I could lessen it even more with lighter wheels/tires/tubes and carbon cockpit/saddle/fork...
     
July 7, 2014 11:42 PM
riceboy
From: SF Bay Area, CA
342 posts
12 bikes
My '86 De Rosa is 20.4 lbs, Columbus SLX
My '87 D'Arienzo is 21.1 lbs, Columbus SLX
My '79 Centurion is 23.2 lbs, Tange Champion
My '82 Lotus is 23.1 lbs, Tange Champion #1
My '95 Hot Tubes is 19.1 lbs, True Temper
My '14 Wraith is 16.34 lbs, Columbus Wraith
     
August 16, 2014 10:31 PM
RobbieTunes
From: Southern Indiana
15 posts
75 bikes
Oh hey it's RobbieTunes... familiar face from C&V BikesForums... speaking of that... my Centurion Ironman is 19lb 13oz.
     
August 16, 2014 10:45 PM
riceboy
From: SF Bay Area, CA
342 posts
12 bikes

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