23.5# Rocky Mountain Vertex
Built this guy with some stuff i had laying around. Going to get it to about 20# before to long with some carbon bars and a carbon fork. The Tange Big Fork is kinda heavy. But it an even 11.75 and 11.75 on each end. Gonna ride like this for a couple months, rides nice.
Now at 22.0 lb. w/ new drivetrain.
Spark RC 29 Frame
Sid XX World Cup 15mm Axle
ENVE AM Front, XC rear Rims
DT 240 hubs
XTR Trail Brakes (160mm rotors, XTR Race pads)
EggBeater 3 Pedals
The cheapest bottle cage I could find.
Racing Ralph 29x2.4" tires.
2001 Cannondale Bad Boy Ultra - 19.81 pounds/9.1kg
Wheels: Velocity Blunt SL 29er American Classic disc hubs DT Swiss Super Competition 1.5/1.8 spokes/black alloy nipples
Shifters: SRAM X0 9-speed twist shifters
Rear Derailleur: SRAM X0 9-speed ESP Long Cage
Chain: SRAM PC-1091R 10-speed 110 links
Brakes: Magura Marta SL hydraulic disc - 160mm rotors
Cranks: FSA Energy Hollow-Forged 46-36 10-speed
Front Derailleur: FSA Energy 10-speed
Saddle: Fizik Gobi w/ ICS tail light
Pedals: Crank Brothers Candy 4TI - titanium spindles
Cassette: Shimano XTR CS-M960 11-34
Bottom Bracket: Shimano XTR BB-9700
Grips: Yeti/ODI Shorty Lock-on
Tires: Vittoria Rubino Pro 3 700c x 25
Seatpost: Cannondale Competition 27.2 x 350
Stem: Cannondale Si Headshok 115 x 31.8
Bars: Cannondale Fire 620 x 25.4
Fork: Ultra Fatty Headshok DL 70mm
Best of all - no carbon!
Dean Colonel Ti with Trigon carbon fork - 18.61 LBs. or 8.445 KGs
It can go lower weight. The Eggbeater 1 and XT wheelset weight a ton. :madmax: