Last modified: August 27, 2010

Jeff’s Nature Boy Bike Check

Since late June my NB has sat dormant, because I stole the wheels off of it for my new road bike.  I've been missing it and last night I was finally able to get her back together.  Here is the bike in it's current state.

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Nature Boy prototype frame and fork, Blackened Blue color

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I carry two cogs 16,17 on the rear cassette and plan on adding an 18 as well.  I'm pretty confident all three will have decent enough chainline to be usable

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Velocity A23 rims to 105 hubs, three cross rear, two cross front, WTB All Terainasaurus tires 38c front, 32c rear

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Tektro brakes, the same that come on the completes

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Ritchey post and Brooks B-17 Narrow saddle.  I like to customize my stuff so I added some speed holes with a leather hole punch

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White proto fork

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Bontrager Buzz Kills, I love these dampers and have them on a number of bikes, including my MTB's.  I totally think they work

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Thomson stem, ITM carbon wrapped alloy bar

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105 front, two cross

 

I love this bike so much, can't wait to ride some dirt this weekend.

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