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Nashbar Frankenbike (Retired)

I always wanted to get into road cycling and I thought it would be a lot of fun to piece together my first bike from the ground up. Some say this is the slower more expensive route, but I feel it was a rewarding experience.

Frame:
50 cm Nashbar Integrated carbon/aluminum

Fork/Headset:
Nashbar Full Carbon fork / Cane Creek Series 40 tall headset

Crankset/Bottom Bracket:
SRAM Force 172.5 compact crank

Pedals:
Look KEO 2 Max

Drivetrain/Cog/Chainring/Chain:
SRAM PG1070 11-32 10-Speed Cassette / Sram PC 1051 chain

Derailleurs/Shifters:
SRAM Rival Shifters / SRAM Force fd / SRAM Rival rd

Handlebars/Stem:
Specialized 40 cm Carbon bars / Specialized Pro 17° stem

Saddle/Seatpost:
Nashbar Carbon seatpost / Bontrager RL saddle

Brakes:
SRAM Rival

Front Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Bicycle Wheel Warehouse Blackset Race 11

Rear Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Bicycle Wheel Warehouse Blackset Race 11

Added by TNumber5. Last updated over 9 years ago.

As of over 9 years ago, TNumber5 has indicated that they no longer own this bike.

10 Comments

adrian13346

adrian13346 says:

I've been thinking about getting one of these, but reviews say there is a problem with the fd cable routing. Did you have any trouble with that?

Posted about 10 years ago

TNumber5

TNumber5 says:

Nope haven't had a single problem with the bike. Have about 600 miles on her so far! Do it!

Posted about 10 years ago

ardhito

ardhito says:

very cool, i've always wanted a minimalism road bike

Posted over 10 years ago

sloman

sloman says:

nice build.All yours,made the way you want,kudos.

Posted over 10 years ago

TNumber5

TNumber5 says:

That is what I wanted! Thanks

Posted over 10 years ago

veggie

veggie says:

Must be the Sram, But that is a damn good looking bike! Slam that stem!

Posted over 10 years ago

TNumber5

TNumber5 says:

Thanks!! Slammed all the way! Actually I could go more!

Posted over 10 years ago

veggie

veggie says:

http://slamthatstem.com/

Posted over 10 years ago

Rdnt

Rdnt says:

the seat stays & chain stays are carbon?
pretty sweet.

Posted over 10 years ago

TNumber5

TNumber5 says:

Yessir! Thanks.

Posted over 10 years ago