Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Bike

Frame / Fork: 2007 Schwinn Madison
Headset:Cane Creek VP A71
Front Wheel: Velocity Deep V / DT Swiss Champions / Miche Primato Track / Continental Ultra Sport 23mm
Rear Wheel: Velocity Deep V / DT Swiss Champions / Shimano Deore XT M756 / Soma Everwear 23mm
Cog: London Fixie Bike polished 17t bolt-on
Crankset: Truvativ Touro with 48t Chainring
Chain: Miche Track
Pedals: Wellgo platforms, double gate cages and straps
Stem: Deda Magic
Handlebars: Deda Pista with Fi'zi:k tape
Seatpost: Deda Metal Stick
Saddle: Fi'zi:k Dolomiti




Both wheels were hand-built by me in the 2L2T pattern. The Shimano hub was intended to be used on the front wheel of a mountain bike with a disc brake, but has been converted to a rear hub and affixed with a cog in place of a rotor. The bike currently has a total value of about $1,100.