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Santa Cruz Nickel LT

After years of riding a Mountain Cycle San Andreas and loving it, it was time for a new ride. I built this bike to be a moden day San Andreas. It's light, does everything really well and it's super durable.

Frame:
SC Nickel LT. This is a SC Nickel with a 57mm stroke (LT) Rock Shox Monarch RT3 shock instead of a 50mm stroke shock. Eye to eye length is the same, so the geometry is unchanged. Travel is 145mm.

Fork/Headset:
Rock shox 150mm RLT Dual Air/Cane Creek 110

Crankset/Bottom Bracket:
XT

Pedals:
Straight Line Amp or Egg Beaters depending on what type of riding I'll be doing.

Drivetrain/Cog/Chainring/Chain:
Cassette: XT 11-34. Chainrings: 20-32-44, 20 is a Action-Tec ring for climbing power. Chain: KMC 10SL Gold

Derailleurs/Shifters:
XT/SRAM Rocket with Jagwire cables

Handlebars/Stem:
Answer 720 AM Carbon with ESI Silicone thin grips./Thomson 90x0 stem

Saddle/Seatpost:
Tioga Spyder(very comfortable)/Thomson Masterpiece with Niner collar (old high school class mate ownes Niner, had to have a Niner part on there)

Brakes:
Hayes Stoker Trail with Alligator rotors and semi metallic pads

Front Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Spinergy Enduro wheel with WTB Mutano race 2.4

Rear Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Spinergy Enduro wheel with WTB Mutano race 2.4

Accessories:
Cateye Strada Wireless computer

More Info:
27 pounds and rides like a dream!!

Added by Mountain-Cycle-Shawn. Last updated over 9 years ago.

5 Comments

Trujillogoes200mph

Trujillogoes200mph says:

Sweet!

Posted over 9 years ago

Mountain-Cycle-Shawn

Mountain-Cycle-Shawn says:

Thanks!

Posted over 9 years ago

Trujillogoes200mph

Trujillogoes200mph says:

I wish I had a Mtn bike, after I get a roadie I'm going to get a one :)

Posted over 9 years ago

Mountain-Cycle-Shawn

Mountain-Cycle-Shawn says:

I wish I had a good fixed/SS roadie with bullhorns. That will be my next bike.

Posted over 9 years ago

Trujillogoes200mph

Trujillogoes200mph says:

Make it light, it will be a huge difference than your Santa Cruz

Posted over 9 years ago