like to introduce myself
riding since: 88
bikes: emmelle cougar 12, tange 4130 wishbone stay no-name frame built up bike mix or LX DX XT. Merlin XLM circa 90 with the bits off my old tange frame transferred to it. its my only bike, i ride it all the time.
no-name cromo 1" forks
mavic 217sup rims, built by me with DT DB spokes, 28 2x front, 32 3x rear. XT front hub, DX cassette hub rear. 7 speed. LX cranks 2 chainrings pace 32 46. ti bb, XTspuds, xt headset, ITM Ti stem, eston bars, dewey two bar ends, roady specialized carbon post, AD990 rear bmx u-brakes, dia compe 987 front cantis, braided xt cables. tioga city slickers.
rides quite nice, weighs about 10.5kg with bottles, pump, saddle bag.
ill probably turn it into a single speed back pedal brake bolt up city bike when i move to sydney, and ill have to scrape the merlin decals off