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Originally posted in the 29er forum...but it seems logical here too...

I just completed my rebuild, and it turned out even better than I had hoped for. I will let the pictures speak for themselves. If you want more simply check out my blog....Thanks for looking.

A bunch of guys do this build spec thing so here goes:
Wheels:
CK SS hubs
Sapim Straight spokes (modified Crows foot lacing)
Mavic a719 hoops
Kenda Nevegals (with tubes)
Brakes:
BB7s
SRAM levers (great feel)
Full length pink housing (preped, and dialed)
Gecko rotor (front 203 mm)
Avid rotor (160 mm rear)
Drive train
Eno Cranks
Phil BB (113 mm symmetric)
Boone rings front and rear
SRAM PC58 chain
Controls:
JJ Hbars
Thomson stem (15 degree by 140?mm)
Cinelli bar tape (no grips)
Primo bar ends
Brooks green B17
Moots set back post
CK pink headset with custom spacer
 

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Pigtire said:
Nice color. Did you pull off the brake stops?
Brake stops? Are you referring to the things that the studs for v-brakes or canti's would thread into?

I did not remove those. I was fearful of grinding on welds on the thinner seat stays, and as hard as I ride I did not want to compromise the fork either. I simply removed the studs and installed some nice plastic caps made by problem solvers...it looks clean, but not as clean as having them removed....I was just too chicken.
 
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