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  1. #51
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    Of course now I'm too sick to ride

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    Frame: '05 Semi-custom X5 with El Saltamontes geometry
    Color: custom
    Options: 5" Rockers, quad bearings
    Shock: Fox RP3
    Fork: Pike Team
    Wheelset: Mavic XLs
    Skewers: Mavix rear
    Seatpost Clamp: Stock
    Front Der: XTR
    Rear Der: XTR M960
    Shifters: XTR dual control
    Chain: Shimano 7701
    Cassette: XTR M960
    Brakes: XTR
    Cranks/BB: XTR M960
    Pedals: Time ATACs
    Headset: Chris King NoThread Purple
    Handlebar: Titec Pluto
    Seat Post: 27.2 Thomson Elite 410mm Black
    Stem: 120 x 100deg Thomson X4
    Saddle: WTB Laser Stealth
    Grips: Oury GripOns
    Front Tire: Hutchinson Spider UST 2.3 with Stans
    Rear Tire: Hutchinson Spider UST 2.1 with Stans
    Accesories:nylon chainstay protector

    Weight: 29.5lb

    Future changes: ?AM1

    Basically an XC build for a Clyde. If the above is too much for the local terrain, may switch to F100X, 4in rockers, Spider 2.1s front and rear, and custom wheelset.
    Very stiff. I now notice the front wheel flexing when I hit the curbs.
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    Minnesota Salty Trail Bike

    Frame: '03 El Saltamontes 17"
    Color: Electric Super Dust
    Options: 5" Rockers, quad bearings
    Shock: (Trail)Romic Coil, (XC)PUSH'd Float R
    Fork: '04 Marzocchi Z1 SL 130mm
    Wheelset:
    (Trail wheelset) Shimano XT Centerlock Disc Hubs Black 32 Hole/Sun Ryhno Lite Black Rims/DT Swiss Competition 14/15 DB Black spokes, Black Brass Nipples

    (XC Wheelset) Deore Hubs/Mavic x317 rims/DT Comp spokes

    Skewers: XT
    Seatpost Clamp: Stock
    Front Der: XT
    Rear Der: XTR
    Shifters: XT
    Chain: SRAM PC-99
    Cassette: XT 11-34
    Brakes: Hayes Hydraulic 6" Rotors
    Cranks/BB: Truvativ Stylo Team 175mm 44/32/22
    Pedals: Azonic A-Frame Platforms
    Headset: FSA Orbit
    Handlebar: Easton Monkey Lite Carbon Riser
    Seat Post: Easton
    Stem: 90mm, 5 deg Thomson Elite Black
    Saddle: WTB Speed V Comp
    Grips: WTB Trail Black
    Front Tire: (Trail)WTB Motoraptor 2.4, (XC) IRC BackCountry
    Rear Tire: (Trail)WTB Motoraptor 2.4, (XC) IRC BackCountry
    Accesories:Shimano Flightdeck wireless computer, Lizard Skinz carbon fiber chainstay pad

    Weight: about 33 lbs. using a freight scale

    Future changes
    : A good clip on lighting system, maybe brakes.


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    New Filly in the Stable...

    Frame: '04 15 inch El Salt with Fox RP3 and quad bearings, 4 in rocker
    Color: Green Ghost
    Fork: '05 Fox TALAS RLC
    Hubs: King ISO Disc front/rear (both pewter)
    Rims: Mavic XM819 UST disc (black)
    Headset: King NoThread (pewter)
    Spokes: DT 14/15 db, brass nipples (black/black)
    Front Tire: Conti Vert Pro 2.3
    Rear Tire: Conti Explor Pro 2.1
    Cranks/BB: Shimano XTR
    Chain: SRAM PC 99
    Cassette: Shimano XTR Champagne - 11-34
    Rear Der: SRAM X.0
    Front Der: Shimano XTR
    Shifters: SRAM X 9.9
    Brakes/Levers: Hayes El Camino 6 in rotors
    Bar: Easton Answer ProTaper OS carbon 1" rise
    Stem: Thomson Elite X4 (black)
    Post: Thomson Elite (black)
    Pedals: Crank Bros Candy Ti (black)
    Saddle: WTB Pure V Stealth (black)
    Skewers: Hope (black)
    Quick Release: Hope (gunmetal) [pending]
    Cables: Shimano
    Grips: ODI Lock-On Rogue (black)

    Total Weight: 26.5 lbs

    Possible future upgrades (you know it's a sickness when you're already thinking about upgrading something that isn't even built yet!):

    5 in rockers
    Jagwire Cables
    Upgraded Brake Cables
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    A few revisions.

    Another new Ventana

    Skewers: Bolt on Rear, Salsa QR Front
    Cranks/BB: Race Face Next Silver 175mm 44/32/22

    Weight: I'll figure that out when it's built - Should be close to the bike it replaced. Rocky Mountain was right around 25, theis feels real close.

    Future changes:
    Headset Spacers switched to carbon
    Brake Levers swapped for Avid SD Ultimates
    New rear wheel - WTB Rear Hub, Sun UFO rim

    That's about it.





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    X5 built for all-day trail cruising

    Frame: '04 X5 19"
    Color: Cosmic Orange
    Options: 6" Rockers, quad bearings
    Shock: Manitou '05 Swinger 3-way air
    Fork: Rockshox '05 Pike Race
    Wheelset: Mavic Crossmax XL Disc
    Skewers: Mavic
    Seatpost Clamp: Stock
    Front Der: XT
    Rear Der: SRAM X9
    Shifters: SRAM X9 triggers
    Chain: SRAM PC-69
    Cassette: SRAM PG-990 11/34
    Brakes: Hope Mono mini 180 mm front, 160 mm rear
    Cranks/BB: XT M760 Hollowtech II
    Pedals: Crankbrothers Mallet M
    Headset: Blackspire
    Handlebar: Easton EA70 mid-rise
    Seat Post: 27.2 Thomson Elite Black
    Stem: 90 x 15 Thomson Elite Black
    Saddle: WTB Pure V Race
    Grips: ODI Lock-on Ruffian
    Front Tire: Michelin Hot S 2.2
    Rear Tire: Michelin Hot S 2.2
    Accesories: Garmin Geko 301 GPS, Crud Catcher front/rear mud guards, Lizardskin chainstay protector

    Weight: 31.6 lb

    Future changes: WTB Pure V Stealth seat, Michelin All Mountain UST tyres

    This a great all-day trail bike. Very stiff and light, soaks up the bumps/roots/rocks and still pedals efficiently. I'm a fairly big bloke (190 lbs) so I kept away from silly lightweight bits.
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    My wife's El Salt

    Frame: '04 El Saltamontes 15"
    Color: Electric Blue
    Options: 5" Rockers, quad bearings
    Shock: '04 Fox Float R
    Fork: '04 Fox Talas R
    Wheelset: Mavic XC-717 rims, Deore Hubs
    Skewers: Deore
    Seatpost Clamp: Stock
    Front Der: SRAM X-Gen
    Rear Der: SRAM X9
    Shifters: SRAM X9 Gripshift
    Chain: SRAM PC-990
    Cassette: Shimano HG50-9
    Brakes: Magura Julie
    Cranks/BB: Shimano LX Hollowtech II
    Pedals: Crankbrothers Mallet M
    Headset: Cane Creek C2
    Handlebar: Race Face Next XC Carbon riser 31.8 mm
    Seat Post: 27.2 Race Face Next XC Carbon
    Stem: 90 x 6 Race Face Deus II XC 31.8 mm
    Saddle: WTB Speed She Stealth
    Grips: ODI Lock-on Cane Creek (gripshift length)
    Front Tire: Michelin XLS 2.0
    Rear Tire: Michelin XLS 2.0
    Accesories: SKS front/rear mud guards, Lizardskin chainstay protector

    Weight: 28.8 lb

    Future changes: Cassette (Sram PG-990), wheelhubs (Hope, King?), chainset (Race Face Deus), Michelin XCR A/T tyres

    Just upgraded the gear mechs and shifters from Deore to Sram X9 - big difference and she now prefers gripshifts to triggers. Also upgraded bars, stem, saddle and seatpost. She weighs next to nothing and keeps the wheels on the ground, so decided to go carbon.
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    Our new Baby

    Built this up for my wife a few weeks ago. This makes 3 Ventana's in the family. Both of our single El Salts and a tandem!!! hmmm... maybe I need an El Capitan now......

    Frame: '05 El Saltamontes 18"
    Color: Electric Blue
    Options: 4" Rockers, standard bearings
    Shock: '05 Fox Float RP3
    Fork: '05 Manitou Minute 2
    Wheelset: Bontrager Mustang Disc rims, Hope Hubs
    Skewers: Salsa
    Seatpost Clamp: Stock
    Front Der: SRAM X-Gen
    Rear Der: Shimano XTR
    Shifters: Shimano XTR Triggers
    Chain: SRAM PC-99 Hollow Pin
    Cassette: Shimano XT M760 (11-34)
    Brakes: Avid Mechanical
    Cranks/BB: Race Face Turbine ISIS
    Pedals: Shimano 959
    Headset: Chris King
    Handlebar: Easton Monkey Lite XC Carbon riser
    Seat Post: 27.2 Thomson Elite
    Stem: 90 x15 Thomson Elite
    Saddle: Flite LDY
    Grips: ODI Lock-on Salsa's
    Front Tire: Conti Vertical Pro 2.3
    Rear Tire: Kenda Tomac Nevegal Lite 2.1
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    Spankin' new X5

    Frame: '05 X5, 5/6 inch rocker, 19 inch frame
    Color: Grinch Green
    Shock: Fox DHX
    Fork: '05 RS Pike Team
    Wheelset: Dice Roulette Hubs/Sun Singletrack rims
    Front Der: Shimano XT
    Rear Der: SRAM X9
    Shifters: SRAM X9
    Chain: Shimano XTR
    Cassette: Shimano XT
    Brakes: Shimano Deore Hydros
    Cranks/BB: 04 Shimano XT Hollowtech II
    Pedals: DX SPDs
    Headset: FSA Extreme
    Handlebar: Answer ProTaper
    Seat Post: 27.2 Thomson Elite Black
    Stem:Thomson 100mm x 5deg
    Saddle: WTB Rocket V Titanium
    Grips: ODI Ruffian Lockons
    Front Tire:Conti Vertical ProTection 2.3"
    Rear Tire: Conti Vertical ProTection 2.3"


    Last edited by marcus_dukakis; 06-02-2005 at 05:09 PM.

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    Finally finished building this up. Have not been able to ride with all the rain but will soon.
    Frame: '04 El Chamuco
    Color: Red
    Shock: Romic
    Fork: '04 Shermin Firefly
    Wheelset: XT hubs with Singletrack rims
    Skewers: XT
    Seatpost Clamp: Salsa flip
    Front Der: XT
    Rear Der: SRAM X.7
    Shifters: SRAM X7 Triggers
    Chain: SRAM PC-99 Hollow pin
    Cassette: SRAM 970 11-34
    Brakes: Avid Mech 8"Rotors
    Cranks/BB:XT with es72 BB 175mm 44/32/22
    Pedals: Time Aluminums
    Headset: Chris King NoThread Black
    Handlebar: Answer Pro Taper Riser Black
    Seat Post: 27.2 Thomson Elite 410mm Black
    Stem: 90 x 5 Thomson Elite Black
    Saddle: WTB Laser
    Grips: ODI Lock-on Yetis
    Front Tire: WTB Mutano Raptor 2.3
    Rear Tire: WTB Mutano Raptor 2.3

    Have no idea what it weights. I will have to get it by the shop and check.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hardline
    Finally finished building this up. Have not been able to ride with all the rain but will soon.
    Frame: '04 El Chamuco
    Color: Red
    Shock: Romic
    Fork: '04 Shermin Firefly
    Wheelset: XT hubs with Singletrack rims
    Skewers: XT
    Seatpost Clamp: Salsa flip
    Front Der: XT
    Rear Der: SRAM X.7
    Shifters: SRAM X7 Triggers
    Chain: SRAM PC-99 Hollow pin
    Cassette: SRAM 970 11-34
    Brakes: Avid Mech 8"Rotors
    Cranks/BB:XT with es72 BB 175mm 44/32/22
    Pedals: Time Aluminums
    Headset: Chris King NoThread Black
    Handlebar: Answer Pro Taper Riser Black
    Seat Post: 27.2 Thomson Elite 410mm Black
    Stem: 90 x 5 Thomson Elite Black
    Saddle: WTB Rocket
    Grips: ODI Lock-on Ourys
    Front Tire: WTB Mutano Raptor 2.3
    Rear Tire: WTB Mutano Raptor 2.3

    Have no idea what it weights. I will have to get it by the shop and check.
    Dude, you are gonna LOVE that bike. Nice ride!

    -T
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    Thanks to Chad at Red Barn for great service and a great deal.

    Frame: '05 X5, 19 inch frame,Quad bearings
    Color: Cosmic Orange
    Shock:RP3
    Fork: Pushed Vanilla
    Wheelset: King hubs , 519 rims
    Front Der: Shimano XT
    Rear Der: SRAM X9
    Shifters: SRAM X7
    Chain: SRAM PC-99
    Cassette: Shimano XT
    Brakes: Avid Juicy 7
    Cranks/BB:Race Face Deus
    Pedals: Time XS Carbon
    Headset:King
    Handlebar: Answer ProTaper 2in.
    Seat Post: 27.2 Thomson Elite Black
    Stem:Thomson 100mm x 5deg
    Saddle: WTB Pure V Team
    Grips: Oury
    Front Tire:Kenda Blue Groove
    Rear Tire: Kenda Blue Groove
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    New addict...

    Here's a couple first ride pics. I've had the Salt for just over a month now and I can't say enough - I love it!

    Frame: 2005 El Saltemontes, 18 inch frame, 5/6 rockers, quad bearings
    Color: Grinch green
    Shock: Fox DHX 5
    Fork: Marzocchi AM-SL
    Wheelset: Mavic 321rims, XT hubs, DT db spokes
    Front der: XT
    Rear der: XT
    Shifters: SRAM Rocket triggers
    Chain: XT
    Cassette: XT
    Brakes: Magura Louise FR
    Cranks/BB: XT
    Pedals: Speedplay Frogs
    Headset: Chris King
    Handlebar: Easton EA50
    Seat post: Thomson Elite
    Stem:Thomson Thomson Elite
    Saddle: Selle Italia
    Grips: Salsa Chilis
    Front & rear tires: WTB Motoraptor 2.14

    Weight: 31.4 lbs (digital home scale)

    PS TIG's La Bruja has been keeping me up at night lately, however I can't get approval past the War Department on the one in the classifieds.
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    Salty Build Update

    Frame: '01 Salty, 4 inch rocker, 17 inch frame
    Color: Cosmic Orange
    Options: Big Boy brake stays
    Shock: Pushed Float RC
    Fork: '05 Fox Vanilla 130RLC at 100 mm
    Wheelset: King Iso Disc/Syncros DS28 rims
    Skewers: Hope black
    Seatpost Clamp: Hope black
    Front Der: Sram X-Gen
    Rear Der: Shimano XT
    Shifters: Deore thumb
    Chain: Sram PC-99 hollow pin
    Cassette: Sram PG-990
    Brakes: Hope Mono Mini '05 180 front/160 rear
    Cranks/BB: Race Face Deus black 175mm 44/32/22
    Pedals: Crank Bros. SS
    Headset: Chris King NoThread Black
    Handlebar: Monkey Lite XC carbon
    Seat Post: 27.2 Thomson Elite 410mm Black
    Stem: FSA XC-115 90 mm
    Saddle: Selle Italia Flite
    Grips: Lizard Skins lock-on
    Front Tire: Kenda BG 2.35
    Rear Tire: Kenda Nevegal 2.1
    Accesories: Zefal WB cage/Supergo C-9 wireless computer

    Weight: 28 lbs. even on digital scale
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    Can't get past giving this frame up...

    paddlefoot,

    I'm glad you were able to make a work of art out of my old "baby". I've just got to get another El Salt somehow...

    Nice job!

    Quote Originally Posted by paddlefoot64
    Frame: '01 Salty, 4 inch rocker, 17 inch frame
    Color: Cosmic Orange
    Options: Big Boy brake stays
    Shock: Pushed Float RC
    Fork: '05 Fox Vanilla 130RLC at 100 mm
    Wheelset: King Iso Disc/Syncros DS28 rims
    Skewers: Hope black
    Seatpost Clamp: Hope black
    Front Der: Sram X-Gen
    Rear Der: Shimano XT
    Shifters: Deore thumb
    Chain: Sram PC-99 hollow pin
    Cassette: Sram PG-990
    Brakes: Hope Mono Mini '05 180 front/160 rear
    Cranks/BB: Race Face Deus black 175mm 44/32/22
    Pedals: Crank Bros. SS
    Headset: Chris King NoThread Black
    Handlebar: Monkey Lite XC carbon
    Seat Post: 27.2 Thomson Elite 410mm Black
    Stem: FSA XC-115 90 mm
    Saddle: Selle Italia Flite
    Grips: Lizard Skins lock-on
    Front Tire: Kenda BG 2.35
    Rear Tire: Kenda Nevegal 2.1
    Accesories: Zefal WB cage/Supergo C-9 wireless computer

    Weight: 28 lbs. even on digital scale

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    Thanks, she rides well. Still has some miles in her.
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    Frame: Venatna X-5 (5" Rocker) 19" Center-to-Top
    Fork: Manitou Minute Three
    Rear Shock: Manitou Swinger 3-Way
    Brakes: Magura Marta SL
    Shifter: SRAM X.0 SL Twist
    Crankset: Race Face - Deus XC
    BB: Race Face - X - Type XC/AM
    Front Derailleur: Shimano XTR FD-M960 (to be installed)
    Cassette: Shimano XTR CS-M960
    Rear Derailleur: SRAM X.0
    Chain: Shimano XTR CN-7701
    Pedals: Crank Brothers Candy SL
    Headset: Chris King NoThreadSet
    Stem: Easton EA70 Forged
    Handlebars: Easton Monkey Lite EC70 XC
    Grips: Oury LockOn
    Cables: Shimano Stainless
    Housing: Shimano Housing
    Seatpost: Easton EA70 XC
    Seat Clamp: Salsa
    Seat: WTB Pure V Race
    Tires: WTB Weirwolf 2.3 (Front/Rear - for now)
    Rims: Laser Disc XC
    Spokes: DT Wheelsmith?
    Hubs: Chris King ISO Disc Hubs
    Skewers: Salsa Stainless

    Weight: Approximately 28 lbs. (bathroom scale)

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    I recently switched to a Manitou Minute Two 100 mm fork from a Fox Vanilla RL 125
    on my Pantera. I really like the change. Advantages of the Minute are amazingly good bob-free pedaling as a result of the SPV fork combined with the Fox Float RL SPV Propedal shock and 340 grams lighter weight. It also seems to be just as rigid torsionally as the Fox fork is. Disadvantages are the usual loss of small bump sensitivity and “plushness” with SPV.

    Sherwood’s advice* to run no more than a 100 mm travel fork to avoid “snapping off the headtube” played heavily into this change. I like my teeth, a lot. I also had a lot of problems getting the 125 fork to play harmoniously with the air rear shock despite a lot of spring and preload and damping adjustment changes etc. It never really felt in synch with the rear suspension and the Minute surely does. Anyway, the Vanilla will be off to PUSH for a fork rebuild and travel change to 100 mm so it’ll be around for quick swap outs when I want plushness over light weight and great pedaling.

    Frame: 2004 Pantera
    Color: Black
    Options: None but I want a Superlink
    Fork: 2005 Manitou Minute 2, 100 mm.
    Wheelset: rear: Syncros DP25/14 g. spokes/X-3/ Hope hub/ brass nipples
    Front: Mavic 317/SRAM 9.0 hub. 14/15 g. spokes, brass nipples.
    Headset: Chris King NoThread Rasta
    Skewers: XT
    Seatpost Clamp: Stock
    Front Der: XT M760
    Rear Der: SRAM X-7
    Shifters: SRAM X-9 trigger on right, SRAM Half-pipe 9.0 twister on left.
    Chain: SRAM PC-99
    Cassette: SRAM 970 11-34
    Cranks/BB: LX M572 175mm 44/32/22, LX ES-51 126mm
    Pedals: Shimano 959
    Brakes: front: Avid mech. 160 mm, rear: Formula Activa 160 mm.
    Handlebar: Azonic double wall dark blue
    Seat Post: Pazazz 27.2 mm.
    Stem: Syntace 254 100-mm/10 degree.
    Saddle: Salsa Tres Zona chromoly
    Grips: SRAM and Pedro’s
    Front Tire: Schwalbe Racing Ralph 2.25”
    Rear Tire: Schwalbe Racing Ralph 2.25”

    *Originally Posted by sherwood
    A 100mm fork...unsagged is the ticket for Pantera. Even though you could sag a 130mm fork to 100mm, it is still a 130mm fork with its inherent leverage capability to aid in snapping off the head tube. I like you better as fellow riders than I do as broken up customers with no teeth. Don't do it.

    -SPG

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    Interesting. I have been considering the Minute 1 for a future upgrade for my Pantera. I have a MX Comp right now that does the trick, but it is kind of soft for my taste, especially for the occasional out-of-the-saddle hill attacks I'll do to carry small hills. I think the SPV would be helpful, even if I have to give up some suppleness.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LoneStar
    Interesting. I have been considering the Minute 1 for a future upgrade for my Pantera. I have a MX Comp right now that does the trick, but it is kind of soft for my taste, especially for the occasional out-of-the-saddle hill attacks I'll do to carry small hills. I think the SPV would be helpful, even if I have to give up some suppleness.
    FYI, I bought my Minute from Jenson when they had coupons and free shipping and it was around $300 shipped. Since then I've seen these orange Minute Twos go for as low as $188 new on ebay. I think people are afaid of the orange color but it looks good and it's softer in person.

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    Yeah, after my late night posting spree, I checked out eBay this morning. Saw a slighly used Minute 2, but the tube was cut a little shorter than I would like. I suspect they will keep dropping as the new forks come out. I'll keep my eyes open until then.

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    Hh125x

    Frame: HH125X (semi-custom 5" El Saltamontes)
    Color: Electric Blue
    Options: 5" Rockers, quad bearings
    Shock: Fox RP3
    Fork: '06 Fox TALAS RLC
    Wheelset: Chris King ISO Gold 32 Hole/DT 4.1D/DT Competition 14/15 DB Silver spokes, Silver Nipples
    Skewers: Hope (Gold)
    Seatpost Hope (Gold)
    Front Der: XT
    Rear Der: SRAM X9
    Shifters: SRAM X9 Trigger
    Chain: SRAM PC-99
    Cassette: SRAM PG990 11-32
    Brakes: Magure Louise FR 8" FR/6" R
    Cranks/BB: Race Face Deus Black 175mm 44/32/22
    Pedals: TIme ATAC Carbon XS
    Headset: Chris King NoThread (Gold)
    Handlebar: Answer Protaper OS Carbon
    Seat Post: 27.2 Thomson Elite 410mm (Black)
    Stem: 100x 5 Thomson Elite (Black)
    Saddle: WTB Laser V Ti
    Grips: ODI Lock-on Ruffian
    Front Tire: Kenda Blue Groove (2.1)
    Rear Tire: Kenda Nevagel (2.1)
    Accesories: Cat-Eye Enduro 8 Computer

    Weight: ~28 lbs

    Future changes: 110mm stem, tires (change to DTC versions), send fork and shock to PUSH

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    My Rides

    Here you go, my 2 most recent Ventanas. I also have a 29er SS on order so when that arrives in a few months I will post Pics.
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    La Bruja !

    Frame : 19" La Bruja
    Shock : PUSHed Fox Vanilla RC
    Fork : Fox 36 RC2
    Brakes : Hope Mono M4 200 F 180 R
    Crank : Race Face Atlas double w bashring
    FD : Shimano 761
    RD : Sram X.9
    Shifters : X.0 Twist
    Chain : Sram 990
    Wheels : Hadley hubs w DT Swiss FR 6.10 rims
    Cassette : XT 760 11- 34
    Tires : Kenda Nevegal and Blue Groove 2.35 ( 2.5 on hand )
    Bar : FSA FR270
    Stem : Thomson X4
    Seatpost : Thomson 410
    Headset : Chris King
    Saddle : WTB Laser ti
    Pedals : Truvativ platforms and Shimano SPD M647's
    Seat QR : Hope
    Last edited by TIGMAN; 12-18-2008 at 04:43 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TIGMAN
    Frame : 19" La Bruja
    Shock : PUSHed Fox Vanilla RC
    Fork : Fox 36 RC2
    Brakes : Hope Mono M4 200 F 180 R
    Crank : Race Face Atlas double w bashring
    FD : Shimano 761
    RD : Sram X.9
    Shifters : X.0 Twist
    Chain : Sram 990
    Wheels : Hadley hubs w DT Swiss FR 6.10 rims
    Cassette : XT 760 11- 34
    Tires : Kenda Nevegal and Blue Groove 2.35 ( 2.5 on hand )
    Bar : FSA FR270
    Stem : Thomson X4
    Seatpost : Thomson 410
    Headset : Chris King
    Saddle : WTB Laser ti
    Pedals : Truvativ platforms and Shimano SPD M647's
    Seat QR : Hope
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    Frame : '05 18" El Saltamontes
    Color : Red
    Options : quad bearings
    Shock : Fox RP3 (w/ DHX-A sleeve)
    Fork : '06 Fox Talas
    Rims : Mavic 717 Disc
    Hubs : Chris King ISO (black)
    Spokes : DT comp (black)
    Nipples : DT brass (black)
    Skewers : Salsa chro-mo flip-offs (black)
    Seatpost Clamp : Salsa
    Front Der : Shimano XT M761
    Rear Der : SRAM X0 long cage
    Shifters : SRAM X0 Twist
    Chain : SRAM PC99 Hollow Pin
    Cassette : Shimano XT 11-34
    Brakes : Magura Marta Hydaulic disc
    Crank/BB : RaceFace Deus 175mm Badass Black 44T/32T/22T
    Pedals : Crank Egg Beaters
    Headset : Chris King NoThread (black)
    Handlebar : Easton EA70 5 deg flat bar
    Stem : RaceFace Deus 120x6
    Seat Post : Thomson Elite 410 (black)
    Saddle : Terry Fly Ti
    Grips : Oury ODI (cut to 90mm)
    Front Tire : Kenda Nevegal 1.95
    Rear Tire : Kenda Nevegal 1.95
    Tubes : Specialized Turbo

    Weight : 26.63lb (Alpine scale)
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    Last edited by lemmy999; 07-07-2006 at 06:54 AM.

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