I still have the Experience, albeit as a frame only and stored for the moment. I have a couple of builds at the moment and I'm not really in need for another build up bike. So it's in storage, it doesn't eat bread as we say in Holland, but to be honest I probably pass it on to someone else. I...
I could not resist obtaining this from a forum member. Someone who, just as me, has a strong affection for old quality Rocky Mountain frames. And this is one for sure. Hand build fillet brazed, in my size and with the original paint and decals. These simply don't turn up very often.
It has the...
New Ritchey 1.1/8” threaded headsets are still easily available and they won’t cost much. Feels like a good upgrade for this lovely frame. Just make sure to check the stack height. And pics of your frame and project are always appreciated. Plenty of Rocky Mountain lovers here.
DX is relatively easy to obtain, just keep an eye out on the For Sale thread. It makes sense specifying what you need exactly. For instance front mech which diameter clamp, top or down pull, etc. There is a Wanted section which is the best place for this post.
It took myself three years to find one, so yes they are quite rare. Slightly optimistic asking price. Amusing description. Someone here who is the seller? Not sure why the stem is part of the deal.
On the bay
It is a bit like the classic cars versus modern cars discussion. Aficionado versus practical daily use. Yes you can do the supermarket run with both but a modern car is much easier. There is no versus in this discussion I think.
My mountainbike collection includes models from the early...