Piolet Build List - Charlie's CDT Rider with Crazy Bars


Charlie's Piolet with Crazy Bars, Vittoria Tires, and SRAM components
Charlie was ready to upgrade his current bike in preparation for riding the Continental Divide Trail (CDT). In the meantime, he'll be training and commuting on his new Piolet. His bike features wide, floaty tires, low gearing, handlebars with lots of grip options, and a very neutral and comfortable fit.
Frame Piolet, Size Large
Crankset Shimano XT, 32T chainring, 175mm crank length
Bottom Bracket 73mm Shimano
Pedals Sabot, Silver
Wheels Rear and Front Touring Hubs - both laced to Velocity Dually Rims with Wheelsmith double-butted spokes by Cutlass Velo
Tires Vittoria Mezcal 27.5x2.6"
Tubes Tubeless
Rim Tape Tubeless Rim Tape
Handlebar Crazy Bars
Handlebar Tape Foam Grip + Comfy Cotton, black
Handlebar Plugs Alloy, Silver
Stem 31.8mm Threadless, 80mm
Headset 1 1/8" Sealed Bearing, Silver
Shifters SRAM 11sp flat bar

Rear: SRAM Rival 1

Cassette SRAM 11-42, 11sp
Shift Housing Black Jagwire
Brake Levers Grand Cru, Long Pull, Noir
Brakes Paul Components Klamper, Long Pull
Brake Housing
Saddle WTB Speed
Seatpost 0 Setback, Silver
Fenders N/A
Fender Accessories N/A
Racks N/A
Bags N/A
Water Bottle Cage 2x Mojave
Water Bottles N/A
Bell N/A
Lights N/A


Velo Orange Crazy Bars for touring, alt bars, bike packing handlebars