El Ciclon Build – October 2010

Helped my friend Brian build up his new Ventana El Ciclon.

FOX Float 140mm RL (2009)
Phil Wood 15mm / 10mm Bolt On Silver MTB hubs (I can’t wait to see these built up)
Mavic 819 RIMS
DT Swiss 2.0 / 1.8 Spokes 3 cross pattern
XT Crankset – XT FC-M770 44/32/22T – 175mm
XT Shadow Rear Derailleur – RD-M772-GS – Medium Cage
XT Cassette 11-34 – CS-M770
XT Front Derailleur – FD-M771
XT Trigger Shifters – SL-M770 9 Spd
Chris King Headset 1 1/8″ pewter
Thomson Seatpost 27.2 – 410mm Black
Thomson Stem (31.8) X4 – 0 x 90mm Black
Brake – XT BR-M775 – Front
Brake – XT BR-M775 – Rear
Rotor – 180mm SM-RT75MA 6 Bolt Front
Rotor – 160mm SM-RT75S 6 bolt Rear
Bar – Chromag
Grips – ODI Ruffian Lock-On Grips
Saddle – Brooks B-17 “British” Racing Green
Tires Front/Rear Conti Mountain King UST 22r 24f
Niner Bikes YAWYD headset top cap

All went fairly well on the build.  Still need to shorten brake lines (waiting for parts).



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