Monday, October 22, 2012

Bike Check: Clay's Alleycat Killer


Clay has mashed this bike up (and back down) Hurricane Ridge, through the rain and hail on Saltspring's legendary three ferry loop, and has been dominating the alleycat circuit on it and it doesn't end there....from paved roads to sketchy gravel climbs (and descents) this bike has seen it all.
Frame: Repainted Token Pista RV
Bars & Stem: Thomson Elite X4, 40cm FSA alloy ergo bars with MashSF bar plugs
Seatpost & Saddle: Specialized Toupe, Thomson Elite
Wheels: 
Rear: 32h Formula hub laced to a repainted Velocity Deep V +Vittoria Randonneur 25c tire
Front: Formula hub laced to Ambrosio track rim
Crankset: SRAM Omnium Track, 170mm. 48t ring
Chain: KMC 710SL
Cog: 17t Dura-Ace
Pedals: MKS stream w/ Soma cages/double straps for city riding, Ultegra SPD-SLs for racing and road rides.