2006 - 54cm Surly Crosscheck
Bought frame and fork in August 2006 and built up with mix of new and old stuff. The ultimate tinkerer's frame because it has so much clearance for tires - up to 700x45c, lots of braze-ons, and seems to handle whatever you decide to throw at it. Currently used as my primary commuter and everyday bike with fenders, rack, and lights.

Frame: Surly 4130 cro-moly steel. Main triangle double-butted. TIG welded. Long horizontal dropouts with adjusters.132.5mm spacing.

Fork:Surly cro-moly, lugged + brazed crown. 1-1/8" threadless steerer

BB:Phil Wood

Headset: Ritchey Scuzzy Logic Aheadset

Brakes/Levers: Avid Vbrake with Travel Agent adapter front, Suntour XC-Pro cantilever rear,Shimano 105 aero levers, Nokon cables

Shifters:Shimano 7-speed barend

Derailers: Suntour XC-Pro rear, Shimano STX 100 triple front

Stem Bars: Aeon stem, Modolo 44cm bars

Cranks: Sugino RD3000 triple 52-42-39

Seat/Seatpost: Brooks B-17 Brown/Honey, Specialized

Pedals: Shimano SPD

Chain: KMC 7-speed

Wheels: Phil Wood front hub on Mavic rims, Vecchio's-built Shimano105 on Mavic CXP33 rims

Tires: Vittoria Open Corsa CX 700x23c

Misc: Planet Bike Hard Core 700x45mm fenders, Problem Solvers V-brake adapter, Ciussi bottle cages

 





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