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Updated 2010 Morewood Makulu 27.5"/650b 11

Updated 2010 Morewood Makulu 27.5"/650b
Updated 2010 Morewood Makulu 27.5"/650b Updated 2010 Morewood Makulu 27.5"/650b Updated 2010 Morewood Makulu 27.5"/650b
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Parts Brand Model Additional info
Frame Makulu 2010 Large
Rear Shock BOS Void 2 brand new
Fork Rock Shox Boxxer Team with Charger brand new
Handlebar Spank Spoon 785 red
Stem Syntace F44 DM 10 year warranty
Grips ODI Troy Lee Signature
Brakes Shimano Saint Front,. XT Rear 203mm front 185mm rear
Brake Levers Shimano XT levers Saint front caliper XT rear caliper
Shifters Shimano ZEE 10spd
Rear Derailleur Shimano XT Shadow + medium cage
Cranks Race Face Atlas FR 165mm red
Chainrings / Sprocket Race Face Narrow Wide 36t
Bottom Bracket Shimano Dura-Ace 7900
Chain KMC X10SL Gold
Cassette / Rear Cog SRAM Red OG 1090 10 Speed Cassette
Pedals DMR Vaults
Front Rim Stan's NoTubes Flow EX 650b
Rear Rim Stan's NoTubes Flow MK3 650b
Hubs Hadley Front Hadley Rear WTB super duty
Spokes DT Swiss competition spokes pro lock nips
Front Tire WTB Breakout 2.5 high grip tough sidewall
Rear Tire Maxxis Minnion DHR II 2.3 Double Down 2x120tpi casing
Saddle Serfas Stinger RS Ti rails 185grams
Seatpost Race Face Turbine 30.9mm
Seatpost Clamp Azonic
General Info
Model Year 2010
Riding Type Downhill
Weight 35 lb 0 oz (15876 g)
Additional Info This is a frame I purchased in January 2017 in hopes of having it built for the 2017 season, the plan was originally with 26" wheels which is what the frame was built for.... that never happened. I was having a hard time getting motivated to build a 26" dh race bike after riding friends 27.5 race rigs. Well, after it sat in my living room as a display piece for 9 months I finally said what the hell and tossed the rear wheel off my friends 27.5 trail bike on the rear, and it fit!!! With even more tire clearance than I had on my last Canfield Jedi! then it was go time. thanks to QBP putting a bunch of sweet stuff up on closeout (BOS shock and Boxxer Team) I was able to build my Morewood frame with brand new parts and update it to 650b for a total build under $1500, not including spare parts I had kicking around (hubs, brakes, front rim and tire, seat and seat post, and the crankset. bottom bracket height is at 13.75" and the only thing I might still change would be installing an angleset to get the head tube angle down a bit. t Haven't ridden the bike more than in my driveway and yard, hopefully getting to Creek or Thunder this weekend! The weight is done on a digital bathroom scale, obviously not 100% but I think its pretty accurate. Ill confirm it at the shop soon! Let me know what you think!
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