26" XS Full Suspension Kids Bike


26 full suspension kids bike

Frame

Xxtension, 4" horst link frame, with parts repainted in sky blue to give an old frame a new look.


Xxtension, 4 horst link frame

Fork

Rockshox SID Race 2007 with some modifications for a lighter rider.

Build list

ComponentDescriptionWeight (g)
FrameXxtension, 4" horst link frame2688
ForkRockshox SID RLT 120mm (170mm steerer, dual air, 2.5Wt fork oil)
1440
WheelsPodium MMX / Circus Monkey / DT Revs1246
SkewersCircus Monkey47
HeadsetToken105
SeatpostCustom carbon, carbon cradle, Ti bolts142
Seatpost clampCustom, Ti bolt18
SaddleSDG Allure266
CranksTruvative FiveD (shortened - 150mm)505
ChainringBlackspire Mono Veloce NW 30t40
Bottom bracketToken Carbon218
ShifterXT 9 Speed135
Rear derailleurXTR custom 9-speed clutch with RADr cage
228
ClusterXTR 12-40 9 speed302
ChainKMC x10SL212
BrakesAEST435
Brake boltsTi74
Brake adapterFor rear IS to PM 140mm
12
Front rotorAries 160mm79
Rear rotorKCNC Razor 140mm61
BarsProX120
StemExotic 60mm108
GripsFoam18
PedalsAEST platform with Ti spindles284
Front tyreContinental X-King 2.0 supersonic
419
Rear tyreSchwalbe Rocket Ron 1.9
368
Sealant2 scoops (60ml) Podium Lube sealant in each tyre160
Bottle cagecarbon28
Cables
68


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Total weight
9768

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