Friday, August 17, 2012

Bike Build - Day Two

This evening the wheelset and fork arrived, so Steve promptly got busy with Day Two of the bike build. First, the fork, bar and stem:
Straightened and adjusted properly:
Brake and shifter levers and cables went on next:
After the cogset was attached, the rear wheel was put into position:
And the chain added:
Drivetrain:
Adjusting the controls:
Derailleur fine-tuning:
The finished project:
Fry thinks the RIP 9 is awesome:
I think it's pretty awesome too!
Can't wait to get out on the trails.