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PostPosted: Thu Oct 22, 2009 4:19 pm 
retrobike rider / Gold Trader
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Posts: 1976
Location: Edge of the Wold
Slight change of plans (don't you just love the job market :cry: ) means that priorities had to be changed, so the '92 Cindercone has become my road mongrel for the time being with a destinctly non-retro hotch-potch build. The front mech, bars and Sora STIs are now on there third Kona frame, started with a '91 Fire Mountain, then to a '98 Kilauea which is now being returned to near original spec).

Here goes...


For the spec watchers:

Frame: 1992 Kona Cindercone 19"

Fork: Kona P2s (unsure of the buttedness)

Headset: Kona Impact
Stem: Says Cannondale on it
Handlebar: Cinelli
Grips: Specialized Bar Phat
Barends: Nah.

Brakes: Shimano STX Cantis
Brake Pads: Shimano STX
Brake Cables: Yes
Cantilever cable hangers: Yes
Brake Levers: Shimano Sora STI

Shifters: Shimano Sora STI
Front Derailleur: Old Shimano RSX
Rear Derailleur: Deore
Derailleur Cables: Yes
Cassette: Deaore 8 Spd
Chain: Yes
Cranks: Deore Octalink
Crank Bolts: Yes
Chainrings: Yes
Chainring bolts: Yes
Bottom Bracket: Yes
Pedals: Time Atac ALU

Hub Skewers: Shimano
Rims: Shimano Deore 505 wheelset
Hubs: -----------------"----------------
Nipples: -----------------"----------------
Spokes: -----------------"----------------
Tyres: Specialized Fat Boy 1.25
Tubes: Yes

Saddle: Kona Avocet Racing (from 1991 Fire Mountain)
Seatpost: Wheeler Crome
Seatpost Binder: Kona plus pretty red bolt.

Weight: 27.4lbs

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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 8:56 pm 
P.o.T.M. Winner / MacRetro Rider
P.o.T.M. Winner / MacRetro Rider
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Joined: Fri Jan 23, 2009 1:03 am
Posts: 5754
Location: In the foothills of the foothills of The Cairngorm Massif :D
8) 8) 8)

Very similar to my plans for the explosif :P Although I'd have levers higher up on the bars and, by the looks of it, perhaps a longer stem :wink:

How do you get on with the STIs working with cantis? Thinking of using campag ergos with discs :shock:

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