I've got some Crossmax XL 26s which I restickered and now want to find new spokes for - but of course the old serial number sticker is gone...
Can anyone help me determine the model / year of these, or even better give me a serial number from a pair of their wheels that are the...
Picked up this frame a few months back and just got the last pieces of the puzzle. Rebuilt with 1x XT, some glorious Crossmaxs, and a pair of those NOS Bombers that popped up on Wiggle a while back.
Tomorrow we'll find out whether that was time and money well spent 😬
You can get rubber rings that hold the end together like tape - super tidy and last forever. The only issue is that you need to put them on the bar before you apply tape, and come to think of it before you put the shifters on…...
Klein Pinnacle in sparkly red. Bought as a frame only and built up in glorious 1994/95 spec.
- 8-speed X-Ray Gripshift
- XT M-739 mechs
- Dia-Compe Power Control 7EXA brake levers
- Pedersen SE-2000 self-energising cantis
- LX Parallax hubs with Mavic 221 wheels
- Ritchey bar and pedals
I picked up a Giant TCR a few days ago and am trying to figure out what year it is. Photos below, with key details by my reckoning being an integrated double seatpost clamp, seat tube at the clamp machined with 4 notches to hold a rubber weather-proofing sleeve, seat tube forming to...
Built up with Ultegra shifters, LX mech, Avid Arch Rival brakes, and a Kona gravel bar. Fork is a GT chromo off another bike. Cassette is an Aliexpress 9 speed so it'll be interesting to see how that goes.