…living in and dreaming of…


here’s the touring cycle. for the gearlist see below…


frame: patria roadster
stem: cinelli
handlebar:  cinelli
shifters:  campagnolo centaur
brakes: campagnolo veloce linear pull
front derailleur: campagnolo chorus
crank: campagnolo centaur (50-34)
cassette: shimano ultegra (13-26, upgraded to 13-30)
rear derailleur: shimano dura ace
chain: campagnolo C9
bottom bracket: TA Axis
hubs: shimano XT
rims: mavic a719
spokes: sapim
tires: panaracer pasela TG 700c-35
seatpost: campagnolo athena
saddle: brooks swift
bartape: brooks
fenders: gilles berthoud, custom-made for dailybread
racks: nitto
pedals: MKS sylvan touring
rear bags: basil kavan
front bag: velo orange campagne handlebar bag
waterbottle cages: velo orange retro cage + leather toe straps (idea: russroca.com; pathlesspedaled.com)
waterbottles: klean kanteen 27oz

my former pinarello which took me from valencia to genua. anyone care for a custom rear rack made from steam pipes? 😉


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  • 1 gwen jorgensen // Aug 29, 2009 at 3:46 am

    Mathias! It was great to meet you in Florence. I felt like I turned around and you were gone that one night. I hope your bike trip around Europe is going well.

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