First scratch build I ever did and I still use it
But something was bothering me...
An anachronistic rear mech:
Quick check on the retro stash:
Yielded these beauties, two shorties, no good with a 52T big chainring... Three long cages
I used the roughest one:
Bike's in the car 'cos Mrs Hydora wanted to go for a ride today!
I turned my Mi80 into a WAG bike for her as it's really compact, sets up perfectly for her (seat angle looks iffy in this pic though):
Here's my BE in all it's glory:
And we rode about around here:
_________________'89 Specialized Stumpjumper Team
- '8? Klein Mountain Klein (WiP) - '89 Puegeot Scorpion 531 - '90 Look Mi80 - '91 Britsh Eagle something or other XT
- '92 Specilaized Hardrock - '93 Saracen Race Elite
- '93 Specialized Stumpjumper (stolen!) - '94 GT Zaskar LE Frame sold on RB - '95 Univega Alpina 508 XT - '97 Cannonadale Super V 1000 Freeride - '97 Cannondale M900