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No frills, lightweight - Canyon Torque DHX '14 2

Canyon Torque DHX, Size S, 2014
Canyon Torque DHX, Size S, 2014 Haters gonna hate cheap brands, but for its simple clean forms, and beautifully curved downtube, for me it is one of the most beautiful frames made these days. Reasons for coming in at about 15.3 kg (34lbs):
Vivid Air
Boxxer WC
Carbon cranks direct mount
decent-weight wheels, run tubeless No weight saving for tyres and brakes, never ;) 2013 Vivid Air and Huber Bushings Combination of Sram Carbon cranks in direct mount, 28-32 chainguide (upper only) and Wolftooth 34t narrow/wide chainring >>> lightweight and not a single chaindrop in half a year Slim HT Pedals Keronite casting to fit raw look of frame.
Saint 820 brakes in 203/180 Fatbar Lite Carbon and Renthal stem. Note friendship ring around the handlebar (courtesy: niece) Another view on the friendship ring around the handlebar (courtesy: niece) Fast Suspension stanchions. Slick. got the looks to fit the shock. Fork tuned by Meister Karel. Customized Saint BB. Adaptor rings allow fitting a SRAM crank here. Best crank and much better bearing quality, imo
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Parts Brand Model Additional info
Frame Canyon Torque DHX Size S
Rear Shock Rock Shox Vivid Air 2013, Tune M/M
Fork Rock Shox Boxxer World Cup Keronite, Fast Suspension stanchions
Headset Cane Creek 40 (stock)
Handlebar Renthal FatBar Lite Carbon 740mm - Im skinny! :D
Stem Renthal Integra 50mm position
Grips ODI Ruffian
Brakes Shimano Saint 820 2014
Brake Levers Shimano Saint 820 2014
Shifters Shimano Saint 820 10s
Rear Derailleur Shimano Zee
Chainguide MRP AMG Micro no lower guide due to narrow/wide chainring
Cranks SRAM X0 Carbon 165mm / direct mount
Chainrings / Sprocket Other Wolftooth Components, 34t Direct Mount, narrow/wide
Bottom Bracket Shimano Saint adapted to fit SRAM crank, see pic
Chain Shimano HG-95
Cassette / Rear Cog Shimano Ultegra 11-25, 10s
Pedals HT Components ME01 292 grams
Front Rim Stan's NoTubes Flow EX 26" plenty stable for my weight (67kg/150lbs.)
Rear Rim Stan's NoTubes Flow EX 26"
Hubs Hope Pro 2 Evo
Spokes Other
Front Tire Continental Der Kaiser Projekt run tubeless
Rear Tire Continental Der Kaiser Projekt run tubeless
Saddle SDG I-FLY I-Beam
Seatpost SDG I-Beam
Seatpost Clamp Hope Seat Clamp & QR
General Info
Model Year 2014
Riding Type Downhill
Weight 33 lb 13.1 oz (15339 g)
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