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    Mystery Frame - Disc, Sliding dropouts, wishbone rear stays, steel

    I'm looking at this and thinking its actually a cross bike someone put 26s on with a cheap fork.
    Any idea what this frame could be?
    I'm thinking of checking it out and hope to find something decent in the rough

    I'm looking at the rear seatstay rom and the lower chainstay lack of room. Disc specific with sliding drop outs and hydraulic cable guides. Could it be just a huge size mtb? or is it a slightly sloping diamond frame?

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    Looks like a dedicated SS crosser: no braze-ons, the toptube would be level if not for the suspension fork someone threw on there, so I don't think it is a mountain frame. Is that a road crank? Will 700c wheels even fit? The qr seat binder makes it a mystery, unless that was an afterthought.

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    I've just got no clue. It does look like a horizontal top tube. Mashup of parts, nothing to get excited about unless the frame was worth it. I've looked all over for various cx and mtb frames and cant match up the wishbone rear stays with the sliding dropouts. Weld finish and the BB treatment are so simple it looks mass produced cheaply. Just not sure.

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    Could be homemade. Does it have a serial number? Is the paint rattlecan? If so scratch it off wherever there are stickers/decals.

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    MINT JULEP Single Speed

    Looks similar-ish.

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    haven't seen it in person, 30 min drive doesn't seem worth it till I know what it is. Looks close to a Mountain Goat Escape Route but the sliders and finish is different.

    Curiosity may get the best of me.

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    That sir is a Kona Unit SS. I have the same bike except its a 2013. You can even by a hanger and make it a geared bike. Very versatile and brilliant. Enjoy.

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