Hey all! Happy new years to all my fixed gear friends’ worldwide!
I wanted to share with you my newest build - a Wabi Special! Thanks due to = the Fixed Gear Gallery for providing such fantastic links to all the excell= ent builders and shops out there. A majority of the parts in this build wer= e c/o some site or another from FGG. Frame and forks: Wabi Special, burnt orange with black lug outlining, and c= ustom head badge. Wheels and Hubs: Vuelta Pista c/o Bens Cycle Cranks, BB, pedals: Shimano 105 w Shimano Octalink track bb, Exustar PT 12 = (Wabi) Bars, stem and brakes: Soma Major Taylor, Nitto track stem, Shimano 105 –= lever is vintage, origin unknown. (Bens) Seat and Post: Custom cut (by me!) Brooks B-17, Nitto lugged post. (Bens) Drivetrain: Sugino messenger 48T, Surley 14
For those interested in Wabi bikes, let me tell you all that after 25 years= of riding, THIS bike – quality, craftsmanship, geometry, paint, EVERYTHI= NG is superb! Richard (the heart and soul of Wabi), is a fantastic individu= al to work with – patient, responsive, and fair. I will be adding to my s= table, more Wabi frame sets, and you’d not regret doing the same.
That said, enjoy the eye candy from Northern Colorado!