Thank you for purchasing through links and ads on this site.
OWC / MacSales.com...
diglloyd Deal Finder...
Buy other stuff at Amazon.com...
Upgrade the memory of your 2018 Mac mini up to 64GB
Handpicked deals...
$1999 $1399
SAVE $600

$1399 $1399
SAVE $0

$999 $949
SAVE $50

$3998 $3498
SAVE $500

$569 $469
SAVE $100

$249 $214
SAVE $35

$1299 $999
SAVE $300

$1498 $1198
SAVE $300

$2299 $1599
SAVE $700

$1598 $1598
SAVE $0

$5499 $4999
SAVE $500

$2600 $2100
SAVE $500

$2798 $2798
SAVE $0

$1299 $950
SAVE $349

$1999 $1399
SAVE $600

$1299 $1124
SAVE $175

$2299 $1799
SAVE $500

$1299 $999
SAVE $300

$3397 $2697
SAVE $700

$3297 $2797
SAVE $500

$1999 $1199
SAVE $800

$3399 $2199
SAVE $1200

$400 $300
SAVE $100

2011/2012 Look 586 — Image Gallery

Last updated 2011-11-24 - Send Feedback
Related: Photography, Road Bikes, Shimano

Images of the bike I tested.

Construction shows first-class workmanship throughout; the carbon needs no paint to look beautiful (note that this is a used and slightly dirty bike, not a shiny new one).

Coming soon.

Whole bike as tested

This is how the bike was configured for my test, see the test bike notes.

The carbon is very nicely done, though I am not a fan of the high gloss finish.

Look 586 carbon fiber road bike with Shimano DuraAce
(and Lightweight Obermayer wheelset)
Look 586 carbon fiber road bike with Shimano DuraAce
(and Lightweight Obermayer wheelset)

Carbon vs titanium? Frame resilience to damage

Why might you prefer a a top-notch titanium road bike instead of carbon fiber? Ride quality of course, but also the fact that this gouge on the carbon would be unlikely to faze titanium (gouge was from shipping damage).

Look 586 carbon fiber road bike — frame damage

Drive train

Shimano DuraAce 7900 rankset and 11-28 cassette.

Look 586 carbon fiber road bike — drive train

Front end

The stiff Bontrager RXL stem and FSA bar (both aluminum), along with the thin LOOK bar tape proved to be the most uncomfortable ride I had ever experienced.

Look 586 carbon fiber road bike — top tube, head tube, stem, bar
Look 586 carbon fiber road bike — front end

Never rode anything this uncomfortable before— Bontrager RXL stem and FSA stem, both aluminum. Hands take a beating with this combination.

Look 586 carbon fiber road bike — FSA Vero handlebar, Bontrager RXL stem

Seat tube

LOOK demo bikes use the RSP post, but the production bikes for sale use the E-Post, which adds its elastomer comfort. This is a demo bike.

Look 586 carbon fiber road bike — seat tube and saddle

Best Deals, Updated Weekly
View all handpicked deals...

Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG DN Art Lens for Sony E
$1399 $1399
SAVE $0

diglloyd.com | Terms of Use | PRIVACY POLICY
Contact | About Lloyd Chambers | Consulting | Photo Tours
Mailing Lists | RSS Feeds | Twitter
Copyright © 2019 diglloyd Inc, all rights reserved.
Display info: __RETINA_INFO_STATUS__