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This article is in the Full Suspension Bikes category, and was posted on 22/11/2003.

Airborne Paka Wallup '01 (Owner: Chewie)

Chewie's '01 Airborne Paka Wallup Custom

Frame: '01 Airborne Paka Wallup Custom (1" travel) 1928 g
Fork: RockShox SID XC 2001, 80 mm 1414 g
Headset: American Classic Ultralight 99 g
Headset Spacers: FSA Carbon 5 g
Stem: Titec Phat Head Ti 142 g
Handlebar: Easton EC70 XC 128 g
Bar Ends: Singletrack Solutions ST Lites 59 g
Grips: Titec Pork Rinds (trimmed for SRAM shifters) 12 g
Saddle: Terry Dragonfly Manganese 229 g
Seatpost: Thomson Elite 410 mm 273 g
Seat Binder: Airborne (Ti or Al?) 29 g
Front Derailleur: Shimano XT E-Type 135 g
Rear Derailleur: Shimano XTR 200 g
Shifters: SRAM Rocket Shorty 180 g
Crank Set: Truvativ Stylo Team ISIS 620 g
Bottom Bracket: FSA Platinum Pro Ti 172 g
Cassette: Shimano XT 11-32T. 264 g
Chain: Shimano CN-7700 300 g
Brake Levers: Avid SD-5 195 g
Brakes: Avid Mechanical 670 g
Skewers: Airborne Ti 81 g
Wheelset: Hayes Superlite Disc Hubs, Velocity VXC Rims, DT Super Comp BLACK 2.0/1.7/1.8 1620 g
Tubes: Performance Lunar Lite 220 g
Tyres: Specialized Control/Master 1.7 840 g
Cables & Housings: Airborne 100 g
Pedals: Speedplay Frog CrMo 250 g


10165 g

This is my 2001 Airborne Paka Wallup. It is one of the few 1" models made.
I just added the Rockets and the 2003 XTR rear derailleur. All in all it comes in at about 22 1/2 lbs.
If you have questions, please email me at otudet at yahoo dot com.

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