December 30, 2008

New weightweenie bits

Nick the crazed Welshman hassled Ventana for, like, months to get this project rolling for his Waltworks 29er – he probably promised Sherwood some, er, unmentionable favors, too.

In any case, here it is. The super-duper machined-down lightweight Ventana rear triangle and rockers. Total weight (including hardware) is just a little over 1000 grams (1018, according to king freak Nick) – that’s easily 250 grams lighter than the standard rear end. This should make a