Category Archives: Cannondale
Neil’s Cannondale Commuter
Beautiful Bicycle: Neil's Cannondale Commuter

When Neil walked through the doors of GSC one afternoon with this bike, I couldn’t help but be intrigued. There were so many little details that drew me to scope it out. It had a substantially higher bottom-bracket than you’d normally see on a MTB, especially a Cannondale. There was a Death Spray Custom sticker on the downtube, and a rare one at that. And it was covered with team sponsorship logos.

While some would say it’s not a MTB if there are road tires on it, I would disagree. It’s the frame and the frame’s geometry that decide the nomenclature and this is most definitely a mountain bike, albeit with its flip flops on…

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Jun 28, 2012 6 comments
SF #RideNStyle Weekend Randomness 03
SF Randomness

It’s the last day before the #RideNStyle competition here in SF. I rolled out the the #fixiefamous crowd from the Mission, out to the Embarcadero to see the course and bumped into all the fixed freestyle guys. The following set is all over the place but there are some gems in there!

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Apr 27, 2012 11 comments
Kenny and His Cannondale Cargo
Kenny's Cannondale

Kenny always has the nicest work bikes. His Raleigh, Guerciotti and now this Cannondale track bike have been featured on the site but this one takes the cake. Chris Lee bought this frame a few months back and realized it was too big for him, seeing an opportunity, Kenny snatched it up. Since the original fork was nowhere to be found, he picked up a similar track fork and threw a Cetma on it. Now the fork and the rack have a nice patina to them and Kenny is already riding it into the ground. As evidence by the bird shit all over it, he’s more into the ride, than keeping a museum-quality icon of the 90’s track racing scene.

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Apr 24, 2012 12 comments
Reader’s Rides: Byskov’s ’92 Cannondale
Cannondale Track 92 Large

Man, the user-submitted content is getting damn good these days. Here’s Byskov’s 1992 Cannondale track bike. I’m digging the black components.

Nitto NJS Cockpit (+ seatpost)
Prologo Navo Evo Saddle
Sugino 75 Cranks
Sugino 75 BB
Zen Chainring 46T (looking for a 52T)
Exustar EPS-R pedals
Reynolds Hubs
Reynolds SDV66c Rims
Vredenstein Fortezza TriComp 23c Clinchers
KMC 710SL Chain
Andel 17T cog + lockring

Apr 17, 2012 8 comments