Wow, thats light. My 1998 18" Linskey Ti Litespeed with XTR, top end Raceface, Flite TI, Mavic 217's with DT revolutions and DT alloy nipples, carbon bar ends, foam grips, hope ti hubs, slotted chain, XTR V's, ti bottom braket and Pace carbon and magnesium ridgids and weighs 20.3lb.
How have you got your steel 853 bike to weigh loads less? Whats the secret ingredient?
1998 Kona 853 Explosif, 1999 NOS Kona 853 Explosif, 1999 NOS Lynskey signed Litespeed Obed Ti, 1999 Marin Mount Vision (custom), Cannondale Bad Boy 700c Disc (everyday hack) and a 1993 Marin for the Wife. Latest build in progress is a 1993 Marin Eldridge Grade with original paint.
"Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever."