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For the past few years, the Bike Hub crew have been bringing you Bike Checks from the Cape Epic.

 

Since things didn’t quite go according to plan this year, we thought we’d turn the focus on the many bikes now confined to garages or spare rooms, dreaming of a life beyond Zwift.



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I was planning on pulling all the bikes out for a group photo.

Not going to happen today with the weather here, but will contribute to this thread when I pull them out.

Show me yours and I'll show you mine [emoji12][emoji12]
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My Guerrilla Gravity Megatrail. Can’t post picks of alles as it is in our flat in Kuwait but parts are as follows: 2019 Lyrik RC 2, Fox DPX2, Spank Oozy Trail 345 wheelset, Sram NX 11 Drive train, One Up V.1 dropper, Spank Oozy Pedals, Spank Oozy stem, Spank Spike bars, Spank lock on grips, Spank Oozy seat, Shimano XT M8020 brakes with a 200mm rotor in front and 180mm in the back.

 

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Edit: One from behind. After I took this pic I adjusted the B screw so the chain tension is better.

 

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Edit: Saw you need three pics. Before the wash.

 

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My On one Inbred is a parts bin bike. Old XT cranks, Gusset chainring, Rapide sprocket, Rapide ss chain, Nuke Proof seat post, Wtb Seat, Spank Spike Pedals, Surly Karate Monkey fork, Funn Stem, Spank Spoon Bars, Superstar hubs, Spank Subrosa Rims, XT Brakes 200mm rotor in the front and 180mm in the back.

 

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I give you my 2015 Ibis Mojo HD3

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Parts List:

Suspension: 2018 Fox 32 RC2 Fit (3 volume spacers), 2017 Cane Creek Db Ail IL (5 volume spacers)

Drive Train: 170mm Sram GX crank, Sram X1 shifter and derailleur, Sunrace 11-46, KMC chain

Wheelset: Kore Realm 3.0 on Hope Pro 4 with Wheelsmith  spokes and nipples

Brakes: Shimano XT M785, with 180mm Ice Tec Rotors front and rear, metalic finned pads. Updated the brake levers by replacing the plastic pistons with titanium alloy pistons.

Cockpit: Truvativ Black Box Jerome Clementz 750mm Bars, Dartmoor Trail 50mm Stem, ODI Rogue Grips, Lyne 125mm Dropper post with under bar lever and Fabric Line Elite Saddle.

 

Need new rubber and suspension service post lockdown

 

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I give you my 2015 Ibis Mojo HD3

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Parts List:

Suspension: 2018 Fox 32 RC2 Fit (3 volume spacers), 2017 Cane Creek Db Ail IL (5 volume spacers)

Drive Train: 170mm Sram GX crank, Sram X1 shifter and derailleur, Sunrace 11-46, KMC chain

Wheelset: Kore Realm 3.0 on Hope Pro 4 with Wheelsmith spokes and nipples

Brakes: Shimano XT M785, with 180mm Ice Tec Rotors front and rear, metalic finned pads. Updated the brake levers by replacing the plastic pistons with titanium alloy pistons.

Cockpit: Truvativ Black Box Jerome Clementz 750mm Bars, Dartmoor Trail 50mm Stem, ODI Rogue Grips, Lyne 125mm Dropper post with under bar lever and Fabric Line Elite Saddle.

 

Need new rubber and suspension service post lockdown

These bikes have always been sexy for me. I like the blue. Sweet bike!!
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I give you my 2015 Ibis Mojo HD3

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Parts List:

Suspension: 2018 Fox 32 RC2 Fit (3 volume spacers), 2017 Cane Creek Db Ail IL (5 volume spacers)

Drive Train: 170mm Sram GX crank, Sram X1 shifter and derailleur, Sunrace 11-46, KMC chain

Wheelset: Kore Realm 3.0 on Hope Pro 4 with Wheelsmith  spokes and nipples

Brakes: Shimano XT M785, with 180mm Ice Tec Rotors front and rear, metalic finned pads. Updated the brake levers by replacing the plastic pistons with titanium alloy pistons.

Cockpit: Truvativ Black Box Jerome Clementz 750mm Bars, Dartmoor Trail 50mm Stem, ODI Rogue Grips, Lyne 125mm Dropper post with under bar lever and Fabric Line Elite Saddle.

 

Need new rubber and suspension service post lockdown

What, no Mongoose in the mix!!!

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#VARKHART

 

Frame:  2014 Giant XTC Comp 29er

Fork: 2017 Rockshox REBA RL

Wheelset: Stans Arch Mk3 // Hope4Pro Evo

Tyres:  Vittoria Sugaruao ® // Vittoria Barzo (F)

Handlebar: Ridefarr Farbar

Grips: Red Monkey     

Stem: Giant Contact   

Seatpost: Giant Contact Comp       

Saddle: Ridefarr

Brakes: Shimano XT

Shifter: SRAM GX Eagle

Derailleur: SRAM GX Eagle

Cassette: SRAM GX Eagle 10-50

Crankarms: Shimano XT

Chainring: Rapide OVL 34t

Pedals: Look S-track      

Bottle cages: Lezyne Flow –side entry

Other: Giant Garmin Mount w GoPro intergration

           Token Ninja BB

           Custom Mudguard

           Specialized SWAT Chain Breaker

 

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