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PostPosted: Sun Sep 16, 2012 10:50 am 
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Yesterday I picked up a great Specialized S-Works Steel, from 1993.
It's in near perfect conditions (considering age) and it's really a "catalogue correct" condition (apart tyres, canti's hanger and grips).

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Frame: Specialized S-Works Steel 18" - Tagne Prestige Superlight Tubing

Fork: Specialized Direct Drive (Tange)

Headset: Specvialized Headlock threaded 1"
Stem: Specialized Team 150mm
Handlebar: Specialized Team 580mm
Grips: Ergo Grips

Brakes: Shimano Xtr M900
Brake Pads: Shimano Xtr M900
Brake Cables: Shimano Xtr M900
Cantilever cable hangers: unkonw turquoise
Brake Levers: Shimano Xtr M900 Sti

Shifters: Shimano Xtr M900 Sti
Front Derailleur: Shimano Xtr M900, bottom pull, 28,9mm
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Xtr M900
Derailleur Cables: Shimano Xtr M900
Cassette: Shimano Xtr M900 8s 12-28
Chain: Shimano 7401
Cranks: Shimano Xtr M900
Chainrings: Shimano Xtr M900
Bottom Bracket: Shimano Xtr M900
Pedals: Shimano M737

Hub Skewers: Specialized Trick Release
Rims: Specialized XL21
Hubs: Shimano Xtr M900
Spokes: steel 2,0/1,8/2,0
Tyres: Ritchey Z-max Intuition

Saddle: Specialized Prolong Ti
Seatpost: Specialized Direct Drive 28,6mm
Seatpost Binder: Titanium bolt

Weight: 10,5 kg

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 16, 2012 11:08 am 
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Location: Tilting at windmills and shouting at the rain.
When I think; 'what is a mountain bike', it is always that model that comes to mind. It was my dream bike back then and still is now. Lovely!


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 16, 2012 12:01 pm 
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That's a great find :D Very nice bike indeed 8) Enjoy!

Cheers,
Will


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 16, 2012 12:55 pm 
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What a find! :shock:
Looks pristine.
Enjoy it.


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 16, 2012 1:02 pm 
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that i like , nice colour 8)


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 16, 2012 10:19 pm 
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Very nice - as good as it gets really 8)


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PostPosted: Sun Sep 16, 2012 10:37 pm 
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looks like a Klein colour that, very nice find.

Enjoy it :)


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 17, 2012 5:35 am 
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Looks the part but change the canti hangers and it'll be sorted... Love these specialized frames, they ride beautifully!


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 17, 2012 8:41 am 
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Nice :)
I'm having similar one in smaller size to Yours (now as a frameset not a full bike)
Frame is weight 1941 grams including cable guide down the BB, forks 691 grams!

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Differences I saw - mine had XTR seat skeewer and XT M730 head set


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 17, 2012 10:13 am 
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Very love the colour! 8)


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