Custom decals applied (thanks gil_m), I think it actually looks quite retro-modern now
I have a modern XT direct mount mech on the way, and that will be it... finished.
It gets it's first proper off-road thrashing tomorrow, so took a few pics of it in a clean state...SPEC.
Frame: Kirk Revolution, die-cast magnesium alloy.
Fork: Marzocchi Bomber MX Comp 2003
Headset: Ritchey Ahead
Stem: FSA XC 150 Alloy
Handlebar: FSA XC270 Alloy Riser
Grips: Ebay lock-ons
Brake Levers: Avid Speed Dial 7
Brakes: Front: Clarks CMD8 mechanical disc/ Rear: Shimano XT V-brake
Brake Pads: Front: Clarks Organic disc pads/ Rear: Swisstop Green HP
Brake Cables: Clarks
Shifters: Shimano Deore M590 9 Speed
Front Derailleur: Shimano M510 LX (to be replaced with Shimano XT)
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Deore M590
Derailleur Cables: Shimano
Cassette: Shimano Deore HG50 9-speed
Cranks: FSA V-Drive
Chainrings: FSA 22-32-42
Chainring bolts: FSA
Bottom Bracket: FSA Megaexo
Pedals: Shimano SPD M
Hub Skewers: eBay specials
Rims: Mavic XM117
Spokes: Straight guage stainless
Tyres: WTB Motoraptor 2.1
Saddle: Charge Spoon
Seatpost: Kalloy 27.0mm Alloy
Seatpost Binder: Unknown
Weight: It's no lightweight!