Components. Which are the best and by how much?
Assuming the two hybrids below have broadly similar frames. Could someone please look at the components listed for the green bike and the red bike and suggest which is better quality and what type of pirce difference you would expect?
Fork Bontrager Nebula, carbon w/Clix dropouts Cannondale Fatty SI dual brake
Wheels Bontrager SSR w/Clix Rims Cannondale TC05 Hubs Shimano Deore/Shimano Deore Spokes stainless black/red ano
Tires Bontrager Race Lite Hard-Case, 700x32c Schwalbe CX Comp Cannondale edition 622 x 35
Pedals Alloy body w/alloy cage MTB M-21
Crank Shimano M443 Octalink 48/36/26 FSA Gossamer Pro 46/36
Front Derailleur Shimano Deore Shi Shimano FD-440
Rear Derailleur Shimano Deore LX Shimano SLX
Shifters Shimano Deore trigger, 9 speed Shimano SL-R440
Saddle Bontrager H2 Flex Form Cannondale Stream
Headset Aheadset Slimstak w/semi-cartridge bearings, sealed Cane creek black/red ano
Brakeset Avid SD SD-3 w/Tektro adjustable reach levers
Brakes Cannondale TKB18 V-brake
BrakeLevers Cannondale XL95
Handlebars Bontrager SSR OS, 25mm rise Cannondale C3 riserbar
Stem Bontrager SSR, 10 degree Cannondale C3 adjustable black
Seat Post Bontrager Nebula Cannondale C3/Cannondale red ano
Cassette SRAM PG950 11-26, 9 speed
Chain KMC X9 silver finish
RearCogs Shimano HG50 11-32
Last edited by oneilio; 06-08-10 at 04:04 PM.