Back in 2008 I won bike of the month with this incarnation of my beloved Zaskar, http://www.retrobike.co.uk/botm/botm-no ... zaskar-le/
But the bike wasn't finished. I finally got to finish it as I really would've liked to enter it, wether I would've won with this spec is another thing ! The wheels got changed , a new RD , various bolts, chainrings, Bottom bracket & the finishing bit o kit was the Ringle Twisters from Doug, A massive thanks to Doug !! Pics to follow.
Frame:Gt Zaskar LE 3DV anno.
Fork:Manitou 2 Threaded
Headset:silver Alloy Threaded
Stem:Anwswer Attack 1 1/8th 3DV
Handlebar:Answer hyperlite 3DV
Barends:Control tech 3DV
Brakes:Paul stoplight MC F & R 3DV + 3DV Brake Booster
Brake Pads:Shimano XTR M900
Cantilever cable hangers: Oddessy 3DV
Brake Levers:Shimano M900 with Paul component 3DV Chim Chims.
Shifters:Shimano XTR M900
Front Derailleur:Suntour XCE
Rear Derailleur:Shimano M900 (cog hog 3DV,3DV barrel adjuster,SRP 3DV mech bolt,3DV pulleys & pivot bolts)
Cassette:XT 9 speed
Cranks:Kooka Bonnie with 3DV Ringle anti chainsuck plate
Crank Bolts:SRP 3DV & SRP crank bolt covers.
Chainrings:3 x Cooks Bros 3DV
Chainring bolts: Middleburn 3DV
Bottom Bracket: Specialized Titanium Direct Drive
Pedals:Alloy 3DV cages
Hub Skewers:Ringle Twisters 3DV
Hubs:Hope Titanium 3DV
Tyres:Panaracer Smoke & Dart lite compe
Seatpost: USE 3DV
Seatpost Binder:Ringle twister 3DV
93 Zaskar LE, 93 RTS ONE, 94 Zaskar LE, 97 GT Lightning, 97 Klein Adroit, 96 Pace RC200 RIP
Never judge a man until you've walked a mile in his shoes.