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PostPosted: Sat Apr 20, 2019 9:20 pm 
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Wanted to try these Avid levers. Combined parts from two different pairs.

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PostPosted: Sun Jul 28, 2019 5:20 pm 
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Updated again. Can’t stop messing with this bike. Saddle, seatpost, pedals and new tyres! Love them.

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The current spec list:
Frame: DBR Axis TT 18"
Fork: RST Mozo
Headset: noname alloy
Expander + top cap: FSA
Headset spacers: KCNC + noname
Stem: Nitto UI-25 EX (with ti bolts)
Handlebar: Ragley Carnegie's, rise 40mm, backsweep 30°
Grips: SDG Slater
Brakes: Avid 2.0
Brake boosters: Tektro
Brake pads: noname green ones
Brake cables + housing: Shimano XTR
Brake levers: Avid SD 2.0L (tuned a bit)
Shifter: Shimano Deore XT SL-M760
Rear derailleur: Shimano Deore XT RD-M761
Derailleur cable + housing: Shimano Dura-Ace
Cassette + lockring: Shimano CS-M760, 11—34T
Bottom bracket: Shimano BB-UN73, 68 x 113 mm
Crank bolts: Shimano Dura-Ace titanium
Cranks: Coda 175 mm
Chainring: Surly stainless steel 36T
Bash ring: RaceFace chainring with teeth cut off
Chainring bolts: Shimano Dura-Ace
Pedals: noname (tuned with longer spikes)
Hub skewers: ControlTech Ti
Chain: Selcof SL900CR
Front wheel: Shimano XTR HB-M910 36H + DT Revolutions + Alloy nipples + Mavic 217 Ceramic + Schwalbe rim tape
Rear wheel: Shimano XTR FH-M910 36H + DT Revolutions + Alloy nipples + Mavic 217 Ceramic + Schwalbe rim tape
Tyres: Onza Canis 2.25
Tubes: Schwalbe 14A
Saddle: Fabric Scoop Shallow, titanium rails
Seatpost: Kore Lite, 27.0 mm
Seatpost binder: Salsa Lip Lock (with ti bolt)


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 28, 2019 7:53 pm 
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Very nice! Tires look great.


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PostPosted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 12:50 am 
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Marzocchi XC500 / XC700 would be sublime (looks wise) with the DBR Axis TT.

Liking this thread a lot, from a fellow eternal tinkerer.


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PostPosted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 7:45 am 
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Thanks, Woz!

I know I know, those forks looked really good about three years ago when I had them:
Konsta wrote:
Managed to find a good condition XC 700 with just enough steerer tube. And it's not leaking! Surprisingly good fork in my opinion.

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But then about a year and a half later:
Konsta wrote:
The Marzocchi started leaking so it’s back to a rigid fork.


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