A Golden Saddle Waterford Road

Chance are, you’ve got an older steel frame with either indexed or friction downtube shifters, an 8 speed cassette and some worked-over wheels. While a custom steel frame isn’t in everyone’s budget, chances are, a quick kick swap over is. Even SRAM Rival or Force can change a bike from a real pain to a real rocket to ride.

When a recent customer at Golden Saddle Cyclery brought in his old Waterford, the guys convinced him to go modern with it. And here’s the result. This beaut is ready for the HWY 2! Check out more below.

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  • Infamousaro

    soo hot, want to touch the body



    • http://www.facebook.com/mattbwhite Matt White

      style and progression man man. #feelsgoodman

      • http://theradavist.com John Watson

        Had some server issues all day. They should be fixed now.

  • KEE

    how the hell are they running a press fit BB?

    • Eric Baumann

      wtf are you smoking?!

    • http://theradavist.com John Watson

      It’s an external cup. Not PF30

  • ben

    Aww, Ritchey classic… man

  • Roman

    What a beaut! Love the water bottles too! When did Poler make those?

  • Hans

    that is such a rad set up

  • Christiaan2414

    TRP or Shimano long reach calipers?

  • Christiaan2414

    Calipers look like Force or Apex brakes. I thought long reach calipers (47-57mm) were required (unless custom) with Wound Up forks.