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1986 Centurion Cavaletto Mixte

Souped up to meet modern needs. Built up for a friend.

Frame:
Tange Infinity steel mixte frame, lugged. Built for nutted calipers and converted to recessed nut.

Fork/Headset:
Lugged steel fork / Tange steel headset. Fork drilled out at rear to accept recessed nut caliper.

Crankset/Bottom Bracket:
Shimano 5603 (105) compact triple crankset. / Hollowtech II bottom bracket, 68mm English threaded.

Pedals:
Flat pedals

Drivetrain/Cog/Chainring/Chain:
11-28 10-speed rear cassette / 50/40/30 chain rings. Shimano 6701 chain.

Derailleurs/Shifters:
Shimano RD-5603 GS rear derailleur, Shimano FD-5703 front derailler, Shimano SL-R770 flat bar road shifters.

Handlebars/Stem:
Steel upright bars, Nitto Young stem (22.2 to 25.4)

Saddle/Seatpost:
Schwinn cruiser saddle / Uno 26.4 seat post alloy. It's ugly but it works.

Brakes:
Cane Creek long-reach recessed nut calipers. Front caliper mounted on the rear lower brake bridge using nuts. Rear caliper mounted on the front using a long recessed nut.

Front Wheel/Hub/Tire:
FSA RD400 road wheel / Panasonic Tourer II tire 700x32

Rear Wheel/Hub/Tire:
FSA RD400 road wheel / Panasonic Tourer II tire 700x32

Accessories:
Planet bike cage. Knog bell. Bontrager MTB grips. Jagwire cable housing and cables.

More Info:
Had to re-route the rear brake cable to work with a top pull caliper. Had to add a cable housing on FD cable between cable stop on the frame and the FD. Tedious built with many obstacles.

Added by RobbieTunes. Last updated 10 months ago.

RobbieTunes has indicated that they no longer own this bike.

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