My Surly Karate Monkey

Editor's Note: I have sold this bike, as of 2007.

size large (20")

Specialized drop bars from a Rock Combo, Suntour Command Shifters, Paul top-mount auxiliary levers

Titec Titanium stem, inline cable adjuster for rear brake, Chris King headset

Suntour XC Pro crankset (48-36-24), XC reverse pull front derailleur

XC Pro medium-cage rear derailleur, 7-speed Shimano cassette hub with 13-32 cluster, Avid Rollamajig

shift cables cross under downtube for happier cable routing


Suntour XC rear cantis, Paul Neo-Retro front cantis