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 Post subject: New post, tires & saddle
PostPosted: Sat Jun 18, 2011 5:56 pm 
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Ti post, cheap from fleabay
Conti RK Supersonic
Charge Knife


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 21, 2011 6:03 pm 
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charge knife is good, but not great.
here's a couple of (crappy) yard shots with the new saddle, Italia storika "hi-tech"


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8) nice!


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 30, 2011 9:43 am 
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still waiting for the new bars


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PostPosted: Mon May 14, 2012 4:47 pm 
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some parts have arrived :) :
DT Swiss forks
Skyde Ti bars

Fork: DT Swiss XMC 100
Headset: Chris King
Stem: Thomson
Handlebar: Skyde Ajocoda
Grips: WTB
Brakes: Magura Marta
Crankset & chainring: Middleburn RS8 / UNO 36t hardcoat
BB: Stronglight Ti
Chain: Wipperman
Sprocket: WTB 18t
Pedals: Ritchey Paradigm
Hubs: Hope Pro II SS
Rims: Salsa Delgado Race
Tyres: Conti Speed King Supersonic / Conti Race King SS
Saddle: Italia Storika Hi-Tech
Seatpost: Ti noname
Seatpost Binder: Salsa


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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 8:45 pm 
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Where in France are you? Looks nice!


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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2012 8:54 pm 
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South Brittany :) it IS nice :wink:


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PostPosted: Thu May 17, 2012 10:20 am 
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Location: France
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Fork: DT Swiss XMC 100
Headset: Chris King
Stem: Thomson
Handlebar: Skyde Ajocoda
Grips: WTB
Brakes: Magura Marta
Crankset & chainring: Middleburn RS8 / UNO 36t hardcoat
BB: Stronglight Ti
Chain: Wipperman
Sprocket: WTB 18t
Pedals: Ritchey Paradigm
Hubs: Hope Pro II SS
Rims: Salsa Delgado Race
Tyres: Conti Speed King Supersonic / Conti Race King SS
Saddle: Italia Storika Hi-Tech
Seatpost: Ti noname
Seatpost Binder: Salsa


Made in USA: Frame, Headset, Stem, Seatpost Binder, Sprocket
Made in UK: Hubs, Crankset
Made in Germany: Brakes, Tires, Chain
Made in France: BB
Made in Italy: Saddle
Made in Taiwan: Pedals, Rims, Seatpost
Made in China: Bars
Swiss made: Forks, Spokes

some day i'll change the rims for a pair of mavics
i ordered a USE seatpost (made in England?)

can anyone think of a brand of spd pedals that are made in Europe? what about bars? stem? Ti sprocket?


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2012 12:21 pm 
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and now a USE sumo post, the saddle rails kept on slipping in the cheapo made in china (J&L on ebay - i wouldn't recommend it for riders over 70kg)

also, i dyed the white leather - too fragile for mtb!


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