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Would it be possible to fit these components?

fin123fin123 Posts: 7
edited December 2013 in Workshop
Is it possible to fit these components
Shimano Ultegra 6700 10 Speed Cassette
-Shimano 105 5750 Hollowtech II Compact Chainset, 10 speed 50/34 Silver
-Shimano 105 5701 Rear Derailleur 10 speed
-Shimano Ultegra 6701 10 Speed Chain
-Shimano 105 5700 10 Speed Front Derailleur (D) Band

to this bike:

Scott Speedster Double (yet with 50/34 chainset)

Frame SCOTT Speedster Double Butted 6061 Alloy Tubing
Road geometry
Integrated Headtube
Fork Speedster
1 1/8 " Alloy steerer
Headset Integrated Steel Cup
Derailleur (Rear) Shimano RD A070
RD - A070 14 Speed
Derailleur (Front) Shimano FD A070
Shifters Shimano ST-A070
Dual control 14 Speed
Brakes Scott Comp SCBR 312 (Tektro)
39-49 mm
Crankset Shimano FCA2350 - Black
34 x 50 T
BB-Set Shimano Square BB UN26
Handlebar Syncros RR2.0
Anatomic 31.8 mm
H'stem JD ST57 Alloy
1-1/8" / four Bolt 31.8 mm
Seatpost Syncros RR2.5 27.2 /300
Hub (Front) Scott Comp 20H (FormulaTW)
Hub (Rear) Scott Comp 24 H
Chain Shimano HG 40 KMC
Cassette Shimano HG41-7
7 Speed 11-28T
Spokes CN - Standard
Black 2 mm
Rims Alex Race 28 Aero Profile
20 Front / 24 Rear
Tires Schwalbe
Racepac 700 x 23 C

And if it's not possible what can be done to ugrade the components of the Scott Speedster?


  • SemantikSemantik Posts: 537
    what gear shifters are you planning to use ? can't use the ones you've got.
  • I know the shifters wouldn't be compatible but I haven't decided on shifters yet as they're all so expensive
  • SemantikSemantik Posts: 537
    My honest view would be , don't bother with these upgrades unless
    you are also planning upgrading the forks(alloy I believe?) and the wheels/brakes etc.
    Am not trying to denigrate your bike but it's a budget bike and unless you are upgrading everything there is little point in going to Ultegra 10 speed drivetrain on itsown- it won't give any noticeable performance gains.
    My first upgrade would be the fork THEN wheels THEN groupset.
  • No worries I know it's a budget bike, it was bought for commuting before I really got into cycling and knew anything about bikes so I'll probably just hold out until I can afford to buy a better bike!
  • Just out of interest because I still don't know an awful lot, why would upgrading the forks be most important and give the most performance increase?
  • SemantikSemantik Posts: 537
    you have an all alloy fork which is a fair bit heavier than a carbon fork and the ride quality is better with the carbon fork, it softens the ride to some extent. an alloy fork gives a pretty harsh ride.
    Seriously, keep the bike for commuting/winter use.
    Get a nicer bike for the summer if /when you can afford/justify it.
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