Having been around the MTB scene in the early 90's, I always wanted a clockwork.
When an article called 'Bike Porn' in Singletrack magazine showed the '07 limited edition Clockwork I knew I had to have one!
So, I did the decent thing and decided to spec my own bike.
And here she is a few weeks later fully built:-
Period detailing include a Shimano Deore XT sharkfin chain stay protector and a Flite ti saddle.
Spec as follows:-
Frame Orange Clockwork Limited edition number 41
Forks Pace RC41 XCAM Limited edition number 099
Bars Orange Supercross 2
Grips Unknown Clear
Brake F Hope Mini Mono
Brake R Hope Mini Mono
Wheel F Hope hoops
Wheel R Hope hoops
Front Mech XT
Rear Mech XTR
Cassette XT 9speed
Seat Post Race face dues xc
Saddle Settle italia Flight
Chain set XT
Bottom Bracket XT
Pedals Time atac alium
Tyres Panaracer Fire XC
Quick Releases Hope
Recent upgrades include:
Panaracer Smoke and Dart Combo (pimping!)
a new seat post after this happend on the Wall in Afan!
The nice pople at silverfish replaced this free under warenty!
However the seat post was a last minute purchace as I was going to scotland the following week, I hope to get the Hope seat post when it finaly comes out!
Goodridge hoses and new pads after the back brake stuck on going round the gorlech trail in brecfa!
I'm very please with it, and having riden an '09 Specialized Stumpjumper elite, I know i've made the right choice!
Anyone know of a correct match for the Orange in car touch up paint as it's suffering from a few stone chips?
24" Wheel unicycle
16" Wheel unicycle
1995 Kona Cinder cone
2007 Orange Clockwork
2008 Giant Bowery