2017 Smart Money

$4000 geared
$3400 singlespeed
$5000 full squish

Replace that old-school rigid post with a Thomson or Fox dropper for an extra $200!

Frame Waltworks Custom
Fork Fox 34 or Rockshox Pike (add $100)
Headset Cane Creek 40
Stem Thomson X4
Handlebar Easton EC70/Haven Carbon
Shifters GX trigger
Front derailleur None
Rear derailleur GX
Bottom Bracket w/cranks
Chain 1130
Cassette GX 10-42
Crankset Raceface Turbine Cinch w/direct mount ring
Pedals None
Cables/housing Included w/shifter
Seatpost Thomson Elite
Brakes Shimano XT M8000
Skewers Included
Wheelset ZTR Crest/Arch/Flow/Hugo wheelset w/XD driver
RimStrips Included
Tubes None, tubeless!
Tires Bontrager XR team series TLR (I like the XR2 for all-around fun) or Chupacabra
Grips/tape Ritchey WCS