2013 felt flow tuning it up for the next race
2011 Felt Nine Team. From SE Michigan
New member bike pics
Hey all, I`m new on here so for my first post I thought I would share a few pics of my custom 2009 Felt Redemption 3. I`ve chucked a few bits on there to personalise it, hope you enjoy the pics.
Felt Equilink “Aggresive All Mountain” Full Suspension, 6061 Double-Butted Aluminum Front Triangle & Sub-Frame 165mm Travel, Oversized 1.5 inch Head Tube & 34.9mm FD, 34.9mm SPC, Seat Tube, Standard 135mm Axle, Compatible with Felt ISCG Mount, Replaceable Derailleur Hanger, Disc-Brake Specific
Fox Float R XV Air 8.5 × 2.5, Pro Pedal, Rebound Adjust, With Custom Valving, 220 Grams
RockShox Domain 318iS U-Turn, 115/160mm Travel, Motion Control Damping with Integrated Speedstack, 20mm Thru Axle, Disc Brake Specific
Shimano Deore FD-M531 Bottom Swing Dual Pull
Shimano SLX RD-M662 “SHADOW”
Shimano Deore SL-M530 Rapidfire Plus 27-Speed
Truvativ Firex 3.1, 2-Piece Crank Giga-X-Pipe External Bearing Design, Cold-Forged AL-66
32/22 Tooth chainrings with Carbon Fibre bash guard
Hope Stainless MTB
SRAM PG-950, 9-Speed Cassette, 11-32 tooth range
Sram PC-951 (9-Speed) with custom chain tensioner
Avid Elixir 5 Hydraulic, Rotors: 203mm
Avid Elixir 5 Hydraulic, Rotors: 185mm
Avid Elixir 5
Felt XAM All Mountain Handlebar Butted Oversize 6061 Aluminum, 31.8mm clamp diameter, 25mm Rise, 8 degree bend with 4 degree sweep, Width: 680mm
Felt XAM All Mountain stem, 3D Forged Alloy, 4-bolt design, 31.8 Bar Bore
1.5 inch FSA Big Fat Pig with cased bearings
Hope Grip Custom “Lock-On” Design with Alloy Ends Single-Density Extra-Soft & Sticky Durometer, 130mm Length, 30mm OD red
WTB Dual Duty FR Disc Doublewall, 26 × 1.5 × 32 hole, 28mm Width Presta Valve with Eyelets Black Anodized
Felt 20mm Thru Axle Cold-Forged Aluminum Body, 32 hole Disc Brake
Shimano FH-M475, Non Series 6-Bolt Disc Brake, Aluminum Cassette Type (8-9-Speed), Steel Freehub Body, with Black ED Steel Quick-Release Lever
Sandblast Black Stainless 14G, Brass Nipple
Maxxis Minion DHF Triple Compound 26 x 2.5
Continental Mountain-King 26 x 2.4
SDG Bel Air Saddle Wide Nose, Broad flat rear with soft tissue relief channel. Rear “Jewel Safe” crush zone, Kevlar protected edges, Stitch free top, smooth leg chafe protection. 7mm Rails
Raceface pro DH with Micro-Adjust, 100% Black, 6061 Low-Profile Forged Head & Extruded Rail Clamps, 30.9×350mm
Felt QR Seat Clamp Cold Forged + CNC, 6061 Aluminum 34.9mm
KTM in white and orange
Hope 550 ml
Twin Cree Q5`s up front, 5 LED rear
Shimano Saint MX80
Lizard Skins cloth
Cateye 14 function wireless
PPE between fork legs, Mucky Nuts short fender up front, Fox racing short rear
White gear cable covers by Felt
White Felt graphics
Green Raceface graphics
Rear spoke protector
Front and rear wheel and frame reflectors
43 yrs old slightly crazy Welsh bloke
If you got this far thanks for reading the post.
2009 Felt Redemption 3 Custom
My edict nine3
Stock with upgrades: xtr brakes, ec70 bars, ec90 seatpost, selle itAlia slr saddle, xtr pedals, wolf tooth 32 chainring. Like the bike so far, still trying to figure out my ideal fork setting. planning to switch stem to 70mm -17 degree.
Crappy pic in my basement kid's playroom but with the deep freeze we are in right now, gonna be a while until I can get some decent ride pics.
2012 Felt Brougham, fixed side.
My second singlespeed/fixed bike in my stable, the first being a 2013 All City Nature Boy. I love the Brougham's vintage looks. The bike shop I frequent has had it on display for a long time, it always catches my eye! Owner made me a good deal on it
2013 Salsa Colossal
2014 Big Dummy
2015 Long Haul Trucker
2015 Salsa Beargrease Carbon 1
Go Fast, Take Chances.
Picked this up today. 2014 FRD Nine. It's beautiful! Now the hard part, waiting for all the parts to come in for the build.
Sweet frame! Post some photos once you get her all done.
Originally Posted by jonathan_sykes81
2013 Edict Nine 60. Stock except for some SPD pedals. Just got it a couple of weeks ago. Only have 3 trail rides it so far, for about 30 miles. Had a Motobecane 700HT 26er. Holy crap the difference. I can keep up with everyone, I am not fatigued like I was on the old one. I can throw it around easier than my 26 as well. I thought it was going to take awhile to get use to the bigger size wheels, but that was gone after about 5 minutes! Love Love Love this bike. Memphis, TN
I've put about 80 miles of trail on this bike and absolutely love it! Great handling bike!
That frame is beautiful jonathan_sykes81 ! Alot of nice bikes in this thread! Makes me wanna sell my Sette' 26 and upgrade to a Felt MTB.
Here's the 2004 Felt F1x I acquired in Dec. I got it for the gravel races I will be competing in this spring. I plan on doing the Land Run 100 in March & the Dirty Kanza 200 in May.
Built up my Nine Race frame as a rigid, single speed, 29er. =)
Frame: 2012 Felt Nine Race
Fork: Salsa Cromato steel fork
Bars: Felt 680mm stock bars with ESI chunky grips
Brakes: Tektro Draco with 160mm front and rear
Front wheel: WTB Speed Disc i23
Rear wheel: Cheap Sta-Tru wheel from Amazon.
Crankset: Raceface Ride with a N/W 32 ring and 20 cog on the back
Chain tensioner: Surly Singleator
Tires: WTB Prowler 2.1 tires
Felt Q720 - 2011 in Moto Green
Felt Q720 2011 - in Moto Green Color. 1x9 drive with Rock Shox TK fork.
2014 Felt Edict Nine 3
2014 Edict Nine 3. Rock Shox upgraded the fork to a Reba RL after the facory Recon Gold was bad from the start. Pretty impressive bike with the 142 rear and thru axle front end. The big 2.4 tires I put on are not for this bike. Switched back to 2.2 tires and it rolls like it should, fast. Switching from an Epic and not one bit disappointed with the performance of this bike. Plus I can work on this shock without sending it in to Fox for annual maintenance.
MY FELT FA WAS STOLEN!!!
I know, it's not a MTB, but I am forever grateful for any tips leading to the recovery of my road baby. This bike was built from a very rare 2011 Felt FA frameset, and has a lot of time and sweat in it's build, and subsequent riding. Probably worth $2500-$3000. I just put a bunch of $$ in chainrings, cassette, chain, carbon bars and stem. If you see it, contact me.
Wow that sucks! I'd go talk to the local bike shops in your area.
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Done that, also hit all the local swap meets this weekend. Registered on StolenBike Registry.com, and have set up 40 recipes on IFTT to search CL and Ebay. I'm on it, I lost 3 bikes the other day, about $4000 worth. I want these azzholes caught, and they better pray the cops find them before I do...
Wow... Sounds like you're on top of it. Are you going to turn this into your insurance?
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I dig those cranks. I have a set of RaceFace Rides in white on my Single Speed Haro however I bent them. Where'd you pick your cranks up at?
i picked them up with a 10% discount from chain reaction cycles..
Originally Posted by rynoman03
the chain rings were sourced separately.. the inner ring was from sjs cycles in bridgwater somerset.. the outer ring was from wiggle
Last edited by xl.wraith.lx; 05-18-2014 at 04:11 AM.
Treat as you wish to be treated in life and you will go far.
2014 Felt 7 Eighty
I just purchased a 2014 Felt 7 Eighty last week. I did a good bit of research before I found this bike. I knew I wanted a hard-tail 650b and I did not have a ton of money to drop on a bike. I am VERY happy with this bike.
I live in Minneapolis, MN.
My bike: Felt 780 (stock for now)
Not an mtb, but still a Felt. 2013 TK3. Added a Shimano Sora front brake, just put some Continental Gatorskins on there yesterday, Thomson stem showed up Friday, new Fyxation bullhorn bar ordered yesterday. It is a fixed gear running 48:15. I am using this bike solely as my commuter and fun ride bike. I don't do the whole velodrome or track stuff, nor am I a "hipster". I went with this for the ease of maintenance and fun factor when riding. I love the look and ride of this bike, so I am extremely happy with my purchase. If I decide to get back into mountain biking, I will definitely check out their line of mountain bikes.
Picture taken in commuter night mode with my lights.
The pedals turn, not just the left one, but the right one too.
2015 miles: 2589/5000
Pretty bike man! I dig it.
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