Machine Politics vs L'Équipe, August 2010. Photo by Steph Simcox
Max Power Cycles, with Hope parts
This is my third polo bike, after an IRO and an On-One Pompino.
It's a Max Power Cycles frame and forks, in L.
The frame is aluminium, and anodized black.
The forks are steel, and powdercoated black.
The BB, headset, seatpost clamp and hubs are all Hope
The rims are Salsa Delgado Race
The spokes are DT Swiss Alpine III
Tyres are Schwalbe Kojak 26x1.35 folding
The cranks are Middleburn Uno
Brakes are Avid BB7 disks, front and back, with nokon cables, and a Paul dual lever.
The disk protectors are aluminium, anodized blue, and also made by Max Power.
The seatpost is Tioga Pivotal
The saddle is Federal Slim Pivotal.