The Conquests tend to be "stout". But great bang for the buck bikes.
Dr. Cox: Lady, people aren't chocolates. Do you know what they are mostly? Bastards. Bastard-coated bastards with bastard fillings. But I don't find them half as annoying as I find naive bubble-headed optimists who walk around vomiting sunshine.
i have an '07 or '06- bare frame w/seat collar weighed 1570 grams
ritchey fork (uncut) was 460 grams
i don't think you're going to get much lighter in a production ALU frame
i can't run single ring w/o a triple BB- this years model has a machined seatstay connection so you don't need to run a triple