It is for lack of a better phase, The tits! now for the spec list. . are we sitting comfortably children? Then I'll begin!
Frame: Kona Chute 2002
Fork: Pace RC31
Wheels: Gold Hope Pro's, DT Swiss D.B. spokes, Blue nips and Mavic 717's.
Tyres: Panaracer Fire XC Pro
Wheel: Gold Hope
Seat: Gold Hope
Headset: Gold Hope
Seat post: X-lite Metal Matrix
Stem: X-lite Angelo
Handlebar: Raceface silver Deus
Saddle: SDG Black/Grey Titanium Bel-air
Grips: Kona Black/Grey Jack Shit
Chainset: RaceFace Silver/Grey Deus XC
Pedals: Azonic Azonic Silver/Grey Accelerator (amazing pedals strong enough for DH light enough XC if you get a chance buy a pair you won’t be disappointed)
Shifter: Silver M750 XT
Brakes: Silver/carbon fibre Hayes Mag Plus
Cassette: Silver M750 XT
Chain: Something extremely expensive it's blue and coated but can't remember who it's by
Cables: Gore Ride-On Grey Low Friction Gear Cable
Hoses: Goodridge braided
topeak micro rocket carbon (the Mrs. says it looks like a lipstick)
and since this photo I've found a NOS gold H2O so that on there now.
This was my last money no object build back in 2002, I'm in the process of building another one which has taken me years to get all the bits for as it's all NOS mid 90's stuff http://www.retrobike.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?t=81974&highlight=
On the seventh day he rode! And the lord said unto me, "come forth and receive eternal life" but I came fifth and won a toaster!
My current buildsCustom Spec '97 Amp MB4 (project)Custom Spec '96 Killer V (project) The Birds Bike Custom Spec '92 Beast of the EastBuilds that have grown up and left home:Custom Spec '97 Killer V HTCustom Spec '02 kona chute
Builds I've completed for other people:Custom Spec '96 Marin Pine MountainCustom Spec '95 Marin Bear ValleyCustom Spec '03 kona chute (project) Restoration projectSaved from an abusive home!