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Ridley Crosswind 2008

A light and nice bike. It's a bit shorter than I'd prefer, so i don't really know if it is a keeper. Had it repainted pigeon blue and love the colour. The combination of Shimano 5700 STIs and Tektro RX5 brakes work extremely well! It's the first bike i completely built up myself (milling bb, installing headset and bb, setting up and dialing in the shifting etc.). Added a pic of how it looked like when i bought it. EDIT - was too small and too short. Note to self - do not buy small bikes and try to make them fit...

Frame:
Ridley Crosswind 54 / 56 c-t with a shortish 53,5 cm top tube

Fork/Headset:
4ZA Python full carbon

Crankset/Bottom Bracket:
Shimano Ultegra

Pedals:
Shimano XT

Drivetrain/Cog/Chainring/Chain:
46/34 and 12/28

Derailleurs/Shifters:
Shimano 105

Handlebars/Stem:
Bontrager Race / Syntace F149

Saddle/Seatpost:
Fabric Scoop Shallow and some cheap seatpost

Brakes:
Tektro RX5 with Koolstop brake pads

Front Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Mavic Aksium

Rear Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Mavic Ksyrium

Accessories:
Elite Cannibal bottle cages

More Info:
8,7 Kg without pedals

Added by _nico. Last updated almost 2 years ago.

As of almost 2 years ago, _nico has indicated that they no longer own this bike.

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