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    Is that a Cowchipper or a Woodchipper?
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    I want to try some dirt drops on my ICT.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChargeCookerMaxi View Post
    And BTW, this is the Surly thread
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    is it a mountain bike with drop bars or a extra-half-plus monstercross?
    Yes. Definitely.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ChargeCookerMaxi View Post
    I want to try some dirt drops on my ICT.
    me too...aside from there not being any unit frames till past april im just gonna go full insanity and get a set of 27.5 hugos built up on I9 hubs with a set of hodags 27.5x3.8 tires for a third ICT wheelset choice...get a set of paul klampers and some love levers,and maybe some better long pull road levers,maybe the gevenalle brifters since i think they come in 11 speed now,a set of woodchippers,a surly 8 pack rack and a basket,and a bar end shifter for my alfine8...with all that and the 5 frames and handlebars and extra wheelsets and all the frame bags and whatnot i can micro-obsess over the perfect setup and maybe actually get out and do that whole bikepacking thing since theres a million acres of camp wherever you want right in my back yard....

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    should be able to find an acceptable level of trouble with this rig...

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    Quote Originally Posted by hamsterspam View Post
    should be able to find an acceptable level of trouble with this rig...

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    that is a "quitting my job and running away from reality" rig...friggen sweet!
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    lol,i already quit my job and reality and i got divorced years ago!

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    the karate monkey leaning against stuff in various spots..
    another one of those pesky mixed surface rides covering pavement,bike paths,ditch banks,gravel,trails,dirt roads,two track,a wee bit-o-the-hike-a-bike,and a dry river bed crossing...
    fortunately i was able stave off existential despair over what i was doing by calling it a fine little bike ride...
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    All the way out to Leasburg? Nice day for it.

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    the other direction...went down through the bosque and then across the dam and up B006 for a ways....never really ridden out there so just and exploratory ride to figure out how to get out there and get a feel for what i was looking at on google earth...next time i wont go off track and just stick to the roads out there,the km on anything road-like is really nice,no painful climbing out in that direction so a 36 tooth chainring was nice and zippy out there...

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    A trip to the winter seaside

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    had to switch the karate monkey back to riser bars...the microshift bar end shifter bit the dust,the trp brake levers refused to stay in place...the drop bar/mountain bike interface just wasnt working for me...
    and of course,when the going gets gnarly its just way easier to control the bike on wide riser bars...
    did add some bar ends inboard of the levers to add another hand position,which turns out to be very comfy and easier on the hands than drops...
    nice little dirt road and cow singletrack ramble today..
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    Making the most of the first fall of snow, a family ride

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    Then back out in the afternoon with the Pugsley

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    Made a custom head tube badge for my Krampus this weekend which I also posted on the Krampus Builds forum. Cut the shape from 1/8" aluminum, then engraved the design with my Dremel, which has since gone to the big tool shed in the sky thanks to this project. I then color filled it with black paint, mashed and man-handled it until it was curved, then sprayed it with some clear enamel.
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    nice!
    lets hope a bunch of goth kids dont adopt you now!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ol' Bromy View Post
    Made a custom head tube badge for my Krampus this weekend which I also posted on the Krampus Builds forum.
    Damn! that's sweet! nice work. what is he? or who is he? does he have a name?
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    Quote Originally Posted by *OneSpeed* View Post
    Damn! that's sweet! nice work. what is he? or who is he? does he have a name?
    Krampus is a horned, anthropomorphic folklore figure described as "half-goat, half-demon", who, during the Christmas season, punishes children who have misbehaved, in contrast with Saint Nicholas, who rewards the well-behaved with gifts. He's one bad dude.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ol' Bromy View Post
    Krampus is a horned, anthropomorphic folklore figure described as "half-goat, half-demon", who, during the Christmas season, punishes children who have misbehaved, in contrast with Saint Nicholas, who rewards the well-behaved with gifts. He's one bad dude.
    Duh!! i knew that too, thought it looked familiar. kind of embarrassed ATM as i own a Krampus too.

    now i want one.
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    Quote Originally Posted by *OneSpeed* View Post
    Duh!! i knew that too, thought it looked familiar. kind of embarrassed ATM as i own a Krampus too.

    now i want one.
    I would take one of those as well...though I would want it flat, and would put it on my bass guitar strap
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    Flat's definitely easier...curving that badge was the toughest part. Unfortunately I'm out of the badge game at least until I buy a new Dremel. Glad you guys like tho
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ol' Bromy View Post
    Flat's definitely easier...curving that badge was the toughest part. Unfortunately I'm out of the badge game at least until I buy a new Dremel. Glad you guys like tho
    well...leaves you more time to ride!!!
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    I'm jealous of your photos, Hamsterspam. Not a lot of riding happening around here these days due to our recent rainfall. It is nice to make a dent in our drought though for sure.
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    it was a darn nice day for a bike ride...been pretty wet for here lately so there was something resembling actual traction today...too bad i forgot to bring my legs...

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    Quote Originally Posted by hamsterspam View Post
    it was a darn nice day for a bike ride...been pretty wet for here lately so there was something resembling actual traction today...too bad i forgot to bring my legs...
    I brought my legs but was toasted when I got home. Would have fallen asleep but instead did a bunch of chores and took over the kids so my wife could get an afternoon break. Not sure why that was so hard today.

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    Yeah...I expect to have a few bad rides when I get back at it after all of the time off. I was able to squeeze in one ride last week on the Fatty which was nice
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    i got spoiled riding the karate monkey with a 1x10 on it,im not used to pushing the big bikes around...need to get back on the fattie and lug the big tires around some more but im getting the straggler back this week with a fully integrated drop bar setup so im pretty psyched about that...but yeah,thinking maybe the 19/21 would be a good idea,maybe even 19/22 and try to make ss somewhat pleasant...

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    BD with 24 Pack Rack.

    I picked up a BD 24 Pack Rack and mounted it on my BD. I really like it. I like that I can switch it between bikes easier than the the Surly Front Rack although they are very different.

    The 24 PR mounted up easy enough and because of the location of mounts on the BD it mounts up low which is nice. On other bikes like the Troll it seems to mount quite high.

    Handling isn't effected poorly although you notice the rack. I can still ride no hands.

    I'll mount it up on my Krampus at some point, probably after I get some 2.5 ETs.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dfltroll View Post
    I picked up a BD 24 Pack Rack and mounted it on my BD. I really like it. I like that I can switch it between bikes easier than the the Surly Front Rack although they are very different.

    The 24 PR mounted up easy enough and because of the location of mounts on the BD it mounts up low which is nice. On other bikes like the Troll it seems to mount quite high.

    Handling isn't effected poorly although you notice the rack. I can still ride no hands.

    I'll mount it up on my Krampus at some point, probably after I get some 2.5 ETs.
    Are you planning on doing touring with that set up? Like off road?

    Or is it for work. there is a guy around here who delivers for a vegan bakery with roughly that same set up. He has had the BD for years....with various different forms of panniers and racks...
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    Quote Originally Posted by sXeXBMXer View Post
    Are you planning on doing touring with that set up? Like off road?
    No current plans. I toured on it last June and it was great. A mix of pavement and dirt. I may do another multi day trip on the BD this summer. We'll see.
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    it's finally cold again after a big thaw. thankfully it will be cold all week and we will soon have snow on the ground again. pretty good riding the last couple days on frozen dirt.

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    The mutant monkey

    Here's my 2013 Karate Monkey, 1x11 SRAM NX, previously rigid singlespeed. Tomorrow? Who knows...
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    3 XXL ECRs led the way. SS Pugs was in the mix as well. Several of the normal 29er folks were convinced by the end of the ride that they need a Krampus/ECR/WED.
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    nice! i was bummed to be stuck at home on such a nice weekend...

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    that trip needed a half dead monkey wood!

    the monkey,all SRAM'ed up....i think the black drivetrain is pretty sexy....

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    Post pics of your Surly!!!-skinny.jpg
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    New Wheels for the CC...

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    Quote Originally Posted by hamsterspam View Post
    that trip needed a half dead monkey wood!

    the monkey,all SRAM'ed up....i think the black drivetrain is pretty sexy....

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    HI mate yep thats nice alright.

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    That looks like a darn useful cycle right there, MrPink.
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    Awesome.

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    karate monkey with surly's new 29x2.5 et's....

    on blunt35 rims,easy tubeless setup,a well made tire...fast rolling,good amount of plush at 35 psi,did great on a mixed surface ride today,need to get them out on some of the gnarlier examples of roads and some singletrack...but so far,a good tire,plenty of clearance on a 2014 km frame so should be the same for an ogre...

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    Quote Originally Posted by hamsterspam View Post
    karate monkey with surly's new 29x2.5 et's....
    Great looking rig! I'm jealous of drop bars - my reach is too short to fit most. Looking forward to people's long term impressions of that tire as well.

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    I'm in IA while my ECR is in WY. :-/

    From a January ride....
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    Quote Originally Posted by nowhereyonder View Post
    Great looking rig! I'm jealous of drop bars - my reach is too short to fit most. Looking forward to people's long term impressions of that tire as well.
    i had to fool around with various stems to get it comfy and i will probably try some woodchippers at some point since the junebug bars are maybe a tad narrow for me...

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    Quote Originally Posted by hamsterspam View Post
    i had to fool around with various stems to get it comfy and i will probably try some woodchippers at some point since the junebug bars are maybe a tad narrow for me...
    You might consider Cowchippers. The 46cm ones feel a lot wider than their 46cm. I used them briefly and really liked them, just had them on the wrong bike.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dfltroll View Post
    You might consider Cowchippers. The 46cm ones feel a lot wider than their 46cm. I used them briefly and really liked them, just had them on the wrong bike.
    i tried to get a set of cowchippers when i bought my straggler but they were out of stock at the time...i ended up with some easton ergo drops that are just about right except i dont much care for them off road,or even on what passes for dirt roads here....or better to say climbing is fine,its going down the steeper stuff where i want regular flat bars....plus i rarely use the drops so i dunno,maybe woodchippers would be a bad choice since theres just more drop for me to not use...

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    Surly Troll 2017

    Surly Troll 2017 with Knards 3.0 tires.
    Really comfortable riding.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hamsterspam View Post
    i tried to get a set of cowchippers when i bought my straggler but they were out of stock at the time...i ended up with some easton ergo drops that are just about right except i dont much care for them off road,or even on what passes for dirt roads here....or better to say climbing is fine,its going down the steeper stuff where i want regular flat bars....plus i rarely use the drops so i dunno,maybe woodchippers would be a bad choice since theres just more drop for me to not use...
    Whatever you use, consider using one of these stems:
    https://www.crustbikes.com/products/...stem-pre-order

    Or not. I think the LD stem would be the way I'd go if I were trying to fit drops on a Surly mtn bike such as an Ogre. Just not sure how it'd look.

    As for the Cowchippers, I found them to be quite comfortable on long dirt road descents. I just didn't like them as much as Cowbells for regular "road" riding.
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    No link for ya but Guitar Ted put an LD stem on his old KM with drop bars and seemed to like it. g-tedproductions.com, should be easy enough to find his words/photos.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dfltroll View Post
    Whatever you use, consider using one of these stems:
    https://www.crustbikes.com/products/...stem-pre-order

    Or not. I think the LD stem would be the way I'd go if I were trying to fit drops on a Surly mtn bike such as an Ogre. Just not sure how it'd look.

    As for the Cowchippers, I found them to be quite comfortable on long dirt road descents. I just didn't like them as much as Cowbells for regular "road" riding.
    i was talking descending on singletrack,as far as road downhills both bars are just fine...its really just the steeper bits where you need to get off the back of the saddle,but i guess thats the nature of riding dirt on drops...

    Quote Originally Posted by Matterhorn View Post
    No link for ya but Guitar Ted put an LD stem on his old KM with drop bars and seemed to like it. g-tedproductions.com, should be easy enough to find his words/photos.
    i need to talk to P at the shop,im still getting some hand numbness after extended rough bits...

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    Quote Originally Posted by hamsterspam View Post
    i was talking descending on singletrack,as far as road downhills both bars are just fine...its really just the steeper bits where you need to get off the back of the saddle,but i guess thats the nature of riding dirt on drops...


    i need to talk to P at the shop,im still getting some hand numbness after extended rough bits...
    As the SS CC build slowly develops I'm trying glean all the info I can from your KM/Straggler experiments.

    Right now plans include--
    Jones Bend H-bar
    Rock n Road tires
    desire to ride some pavement

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    lol,i just need another frame i guess!

    yeah,its a quandary for sure,i really like the drop bar setup on the monkey,but the hand numbness sucks,im wondering if the bars are too padded since there gel pads and gel tape...and as much as i like it in this mode its really a kick ass mountain bike...and with the bar end thingy i have on the ict that has all the hand positions i like about drop bars but with the off road control of regular bars...and it fits the bike better frankly...

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    Quote Originally Posted by nowhereyonder View Post
    I'm in IA while my ECR is in WY. :-/

    From a January ride....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Luisliwanag View Post
    I have rebuilt my bike from a legacy Troll Frame to the new 2017 model to accomodate a 26 plus tire, the Surly Knard. The clearance is a bit crowded but the setup is wonderful as it floats and hhas a fuller gripClick image for larger version. 

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    nice!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Pink57 View Post
    What bag do you use with your bindle? I bought one from Alpkit that is tapered, I could have gotten the Revelate bag but it was much more than the Alpkit even with International shipping.
    Is it the Airlok 13 liter? How do you like it? It looks like a nice bag and the daisy chain would come in handy.

    I bought the terrapin and it works great. It does sag over the back of the Bindle without an extra strap running along the full length of the rack, and it also rubs a bit against the saddle bag loops on a brooks saddle. Otherwise, no complaints.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Luisliwanag View Post
    Surly Troll 2017 with Knards 3.0 tires.
    Really comfortable riding.
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    Everything about that bike looks right.

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    the quiver...

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    oh yeah...one more in the house!

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    Quote Originally Posted by hamsterspam View Post
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    oh yeah...one more in the house!
    awesome!!! Like bats, hanging...waiting....preparing to go out and seek prey
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    ready to hunt the wild gnar...and the not so wild groceries!

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    A couple of pics from the last couple of weeks rides.

    DSCN3453 by Jamie Dyer, on Flickr

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    A couple of the LHT from this past weekend.

    DSCN3522 by Jamie Dyer, on Flickr

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    From a 40-mile gravel crunch on Sunday...

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    gonna get out tomorrow for a 1/2 grinder anyway...

    a little picnic ride since there space in the stragglecheck bag for a folding camp stool,the tool kit and a spare tube,snacks,a picnic lunch,and probably a half dozen sedate kittens and krispy kremes on the way home...
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    New tires day!!! Maxxis Torch 29's.

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    the krampus out and about for a day of ss with a new karate monkey,a pugs ss,a wednesday ss,and an ecr...

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    Quote Originally Posted by hamsterspam View Post
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    would that be a gaggle of Surlys? Or a murder, or a school? Awesome group!!
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    it was,a good group of folks to ride with...

    perhaps a crush of surly's? maybe a fatpack?

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    A surge?

    A rash?

    An infestation?

    A comeuppance?
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    a localized gravitational anomaly?
    a heavy bevy?

    whatever you would call it,i have noticed so far that surly riders tend to be pretty easy going folks,just out to ride bikes for the simple joy of it...

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    I like "infestation"...also "rash"

    and yeah...according to some people, Surly riders are just "hipsters that drank the Kool Aid". Well, most of the Surly riders I know are definitely cool, very chill, open minded. And also hard workers...there are three gys around here who delivery for bakeries and grocery stores who use Surlys...one Big Dummy with a homemade trailer, and I think the other 2 are ogres or Karate Monkeys with bags and a trailer.
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    i dont think anyone would mistake me for a hipster!
    i dont own a car and do just about everything by bike and/or trailer...

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    Quote Originally Posted by hamsterspam View Post
    i dont think anyone would mistake me for a hipster!
    i dont own a car and do just about everything by bike and/or trailer...
    around here, that would DEFINITELY be a hipster. All you would need is an epic beard, rolled up jeans and a flannel...and an annoying elitist disposition...

    we have what I call "true cycle culture" people, like the guys I ,mentioned above, and then the hipster crew who really only ride from their house to the micro-brewery or coffee house....on $1500 + MTBS....
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    naw,im just an ******* on absurdly customized bikes with a generally bad attitude!

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    Post pics of your Surly!!!-img_2909.jpg


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    New to the Karate Monkey group. Ordered a 2017 KM and while building found a older model that was clapped out for a steal. Now i have two!
    Coming from a 2017 Salsa timberjack, I will say the 2017 KM is soooo much more comfortable and fun. 6'4 XL
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    Karate Monkey Franken Bike

    Here's my Karate Monkey set up with 29"wheels and slick tires,
    "road bike mode"

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    And video:
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    Looks good, Max!

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    I have a PDW Bindle with a Alpkit tapered bag. The front bag for one interested is a Grand Trunk ATOM, I have their larger weekender also but it does not fit that basket unfortunately. They are a really cool bag and waterproof.
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    My ripper!Post pics of your Surly!!!-img_0100.jpg

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    LHT with Ted Trailer

    Built this up last summer and got the Ted trailer a couple months back. AMAZING trailer
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