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    drop bar, discbrake, 700c, off the peg

    Just collecting links for my own future reference

    trek portland - http://www.trekbikes.com/us/en/bikes...land/portland/

    cannondale cross xr7 - http://www.cannondale.com/bikes/08/c...del-8XR7C.html

    Brodie Ronin '09 - http://www.brodiebikes.com/2009/bikes/ronin.php
    Brodie Ronin '08 - http://www.brodiebikes.com/2008/2008_bikes/ronin.php

    rocky mountain solo cxd - http://www.bikes.com/main+en+01_102+...tml?BIKE=606#2

    kona sutra - http://www.konaworld.com/08_sutra_w.htm
    Kona Sutra - http://www.konaworld.com/09_sutra_en.cfm
    Kona Dew Drop - http://www.konaworld.com/09_dewdrop_en.cfm

    Orbea Diem Drop Disc (2009) - http://www.orbea.com/en-gb/productos...icicletas.aspx (see road bikes > fitness > diem drop disc)

    focus cross disc - http://www.focusbikesuk.com/focuscyc...cross_disc.php
    focus mares disc 2009 - http://www.focusbikesuk.com/focuscyc...mares_disc.php

    Devinci Caribou2 (2009) - http://www.devinci.com/11628_an.html

    Raleigh USA Sojourn (2009) - http://www.raleighusa.com/bikes/road/sojourn/

    Rei Novara buzz road bike (2009) - http://www.rei.com/product/779985

    rotwild rs1cx - http://www.rotwild.de/en/ (street bikes section)

    Fixie Inc. Pureblood - http://www.cycles-for-heroes.com/bik...oss/pure-blood
    fixie inc. pureblood - http://www.cycles-for-heroes.com/200...pureblood.html

    Salsa la Cruz - http://www.salsacycles.com/laCruzComp08.html
    Salsa Fargo - http://www.salsacycles.com/fargoComp09.html

    Opus Sentiero - http://opusbike.com/site_route.php?lang=en (see 2009 bikes > road > cyclocross)

    Genesis Croix de Fer - http://www.genesisbikes.co.uk/series/croix_de_fer

    BikesDirect Motobecane Fantom Cross Outlaw - http://www.bikesdirect.com/products/...ane/outlaw.htm

    Baron bicycles - http://baronbicycles.com/spec.htm

    Marin bikes toscana - http://www.marin.co.uk/2009/bikedeta...?ModNo=3965-1F

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    C'dale BBU('05 and '09)/Super Six/Hooligan8and 3,Kona Dew Deluxe,Novara Buzz/Safari,Surly Big Dummy,Marin Pt Reyes/Novato,Giant Defy 1,Schwinn DBX SuperSport/Qualifier,Brompton S6L,Dahon Speed Pro TT

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    Quote Originally Posted by dynaryder View Post
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    thanks for the links
    Last edited by markhr; 12-05-07 at 03:00 PM.
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    Nice listing (followed a link from another thread). These make me want to sell off my Bad Boy Disc.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BarracksSi View Post
    Nice listing (followed a link from another thread). These make me want to sell off my Bad Boy Disc.
    thanks - you could change the bar, stem and shifters or use some of these

    http://www.kinetics.org.uk/html/853_commuter.shtml

    NEWK barends

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    Would the Salsa LaCruz http://www.salsacycles.com/laCruzComp08.html
    fit into this list?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ruckin View Post
    Would the Salsa LaCruz http://www.salsacycles.com/laCruzComp08.html
    fit into this list?
    sort of - I only listed the complete bikes - there are a lot of frames out there (redline, salsa, kinesis, etc.) that are 700c with disc tabs. If you could add a list of the frame only options to the bottom of this or your post that'd be awesome!

    edit: doh! just checked their website and the la Cruz is a complete bike.
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    Last edited by markhr; 10-09-08 at 12:44 PM. Reason: singular cycles
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    What is this "off the peg"?

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    Quote Originally Posted by dwoloz View Post
    What is this "off the peg"?
    No custom frame and/or equipped as standard, i.e., you don't have to add anything. It comes from off the peg/rack/hanger clothes as opposed to tailored/custom, I think.

    There are/were a few bikes that were "disc ready" because the manufacturer chickened out of actually specifying and equipping discbrakes. These're next to useless if you're looking for something you can ride away from the shop immediately.
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    Brodie have dropped one of the '07 disc brake models for a canti model
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    bump - need to update the frame only list

    note to self - planetX 700c disc frame
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    rocky mountain sherpa 10 for 2008 no longer have disc brakes. At least the Canadian catalogue doesn't have it anymore.
    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
    http://sanfrancisco.ibtimes.com/arti...ger-photos.htm

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    Quote Originally Posted by AEO View Post
    rocky mountain sherpa 10 for 2008 no longer have disc brakes. At least the Canadian catalogue doesn't have it anymore.
    Thanks - they changed the drop bar, disc option to the solo cxd for 2008.
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    Just found you a new one.
    Opus Sentiero Cross bike
    dropouts have Disc + Rack + Fender mounts
    Tiagra drive train 9sp and road compact double 50/34 so one could easily swap the RD and cassette to use a MTB 11-34 cassette.

    Not sure what is the fattest tyre it can accept. I found it at my LBS, so I'll go back with a caliper along with a test ride, see how it does

    add: at least 700x45mm with some clearance left over. Probably up to 40mm with fenders will fit just fine. frame was too large for me, sigh.
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    Food for thought: if you aren't dead by 2050, you and your entire family will be within a few years from starvation. Now that is a cruel gift to leave for your offspring. ;)
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    Kona Dew Drop also meets these qualifications for about $400 less than the Sutra.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AEO View Post
    Just found you a new one.
    Opus Sentiero Cross bike
    dropouts have Disc + Rack + Fender mounts...
    thanks for posting
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    oo nice find

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    Quote Originally Posted by daven1986 View Post
    oo nice find
    thanks - I received an invite to the Cycle Show trade only day - lots of bling and many, many useful products out there.
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    oh cool. im glad the one you found is available in the UK too! and somewhere where it can be test ridden (evans).

    any other gems you saw?

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    Quote Originally Posted by daven1986 View Post
    oh cool. im glad the one you found is available in the UK too! and somewhere where it can be test ridden (evans).

    any other gems you saw?
    Unfortunately no camera (yes, I'm an eeedjit)

    dia-compe make a combination one finger/two finger brake (you use it on one side like a goldfinger and the other like a standard brake lever) as well as a load of other useful stuff
    extrawheel bike trailers
    "singular cycles" frames
    hebie chainglider are even more awesome than I'd previously thought (I didn't realise you don't even have to touch the drive train to install it - no mess, no fuss)
    London Cycling Campaign needs volunteers
    BHPC.org.uk had a suprisingly big stand with some cool faired bents, a velokraft nocom (turns out they supply some marshals and timing people for battle mountain every year) and I think I saw Mike Burrows at the stand
    Black Diamond Sabbath - saw it in the flesh. Very nice!
    A company that has a similar setup to the Koga Miyata semi-custom tourer (the cool difference was their bike trailer which mounts onto bosses built into the frame)

    Loads of other stuff (most of which you'd see in either eurobike or interbike pictures) including Theo Bos' and Shanaze Reed's olympic bikes on the shamino stand.

    http://www.cycleshow.co.uk/ - tickets still available for Fri, Sat, Sun, I think

    edit: also had an argument with the marketing geek from brompton about frames/handlebars/rear triangles/forks breaking, merc bikes (yes - we sold them the rights, no - we had a falling out and want our stuff back) and disc brakes. Finally got him to admit that "I'm not technical but if you want to talk to the engineer about breakages and disc brakes then he'll be back in 5min"
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    well clearly that bike was the best find!

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    BikesDirect Motobecane Fantom Cross Outlaw - http://www.bikesdirect.com/products/...ane/outlaw.htm
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