I beleive this my first post here and also so stoked that I've just bought a brandnew Santa Cruz Superlight frame for a good deal, the plan is to build it up with full XTRs and Fox fork...but my current bike is a sweet 21.8lbs litespeed hardtail that I am taking back to vietnam in Feb. for a 1200 miles touring trip. I'm concerned that with new FS I won't ride that HT that much. Do you guys/gals keep a second MTB just in case? After 6 years I have lots of memory with that Litespeed, it would hard to let it go. The specs of it:
Will ask lots of questions on building the bike later so thanks in advance.