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Surly Long Haul Trucker

Bike tags: Commuter | 54cm | campagnolo | green | LHT | more tags >>
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Surly Long Haul Trucker (54cm), in Sage Green

Nitto RM-016 "Moustache" handlebar, and Nitto lugged and chromed threadless stem

Surly LHT stock fork attached with Cane Creek S2 headset

White Industries "Tracker" hub, laced to Ritchey "Girder" rim, with DT 2.0/1.5 spokes and brass nipples (3X)

White Industries cassette hub, laced to Ritchey "Girder" OCR rim, with DT 2.0/1.8 spokes and brass nipples (3X)

Campagnolo Chorus Triple crankset (53/42/30; 170mm), and Chorus Triple BB (asymmetric 111mm)

Brooks Swift saddle, mounted on Thomson Elite (27.2mm)

Performance Bicycle platform pedals, and Shimano HG-93 chain

XTR cassette, Paul's Neo-Retro/Touring cantis, Scott/Modolo levers, Planet Bike Cascadia fenders, Dinotte 200L & 140R lights

This bike was built almost entirely of used, close-out, or free stuff. I had originally wanted a custom handmade steel tourer (after visiting NAHBS), but for less than the cost of a budget US-made custom frame/fork, I built this whole bike. I don't really regret my decision though, after starting to use the bike for its intended role (commuting & errand runner) and seeing the first scratches show up.

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what tires are those?

what tires are those?

lht

are you interested in selling your lht?

Nevermind, I built one of my

Nevermind, I built one of my own. More pictures forthcoming.

https://velospace.org/node/13457

NICE

I'm with a couple of the other posters - would really like to see a few more pics of this.

Beautiful.

Pictures.

I'd really like to see more pictures.

Nice build. How do the

Nice build. How do the shifters work sideways? looks a little complicated with the tab on the bottom.

Thanks. The shifters

Thanks. The shifters actually work really well as long as your hands are in the "curve" of the bars. It definitely looks more complicated than it operates!

haha

you could ride that thing to the moon..



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