FS: 54cm Surly Long Haul Trucker with 26" wheels, so you can ride it anywhere on the planet and get replacement wheels/tyres/tubes.
It has full fenders and dynamo lighting so it's PERFECT for commuting and getting around in this dismal Melbourne winter weather. Slap a pair of panniers on it and it's touring ready. Reason for sale:
too many bikes, replacement on the way. Location:
Northcote, VIC 3070, pickup only at this stage.Size:
54cm (geo link
), 55.5cm C-C effective top tube, 54 C-T seat tube.Price: $1200. A new LHT is around $2K
, then you need to get a rack, guards, dynamo wheel & light, upgrade the brakes, tyres, bartape...Specs:
Original wheelset: Shimano Deore XT hubs & Alex rims, Schwalbe marathon tyres plus 2x WTB slickasaurus tyres, both with tons of tread.
Extra dynamo wheel: Novatech hub / Mavic rim / butted DT spokes
Spanninga LED headlight with standlight/switch
XT rear mech, tiagra triple front mech, 3x9 speed.
Sugino forged triple crankset
4130 butted Cr-Mo frameset with brazeons for everything
Stainless steel full fenders
Tektro CR720 cantilevers
Topeak Super Tourist DX rack
Gipiemme fluted seatpost.
Bonus saddlebag & cateye battery headlight
Alloy flat pedals, misc saddle, as you'll change both of these to suit yourself.Disclosure:
There is a small dent in the top tube, doesn't affect the ride / frame integrity at all, looks worse in the photo than it is.