After riding my crux for another whole season now it was time to get the weight as low as possible. With some new components and a lot of sanding, shaving and drilling the final weight is 5.92kg! I think thats not that much for a race ready machine with will be used around three times a week.
Full Buildlist at the moment:
Frame: Specialized Crux S-works 2013 frameset
Crankset: Specialized Sworks crankarms, carbon spider and Raceface 40t NW chainwheel
Cassette: Sram Red 11-25
Bottom Bracket: BB30 crappy bearings
Front Derailleur: Who need a front derailleur in cross?
Rear Derailleur: Sram red, alloy bolds, fibrelyte backplate, Massi pullywheels
Shifters: Right: sram red standaard, left Sram S900 ss lever, without hoods
Chain: KMC SL X10
Brakes: Avid shorty ultimate, Custom drilled housing and Pauls moonlights
Handlebars: Zipp contour SL classic cut off 4cm
Stem: Syntace F199
Bartape: Cotton tape used for hockeysticks. Very light and grippy.
Seatpost: AX-lightness europa
Seatpostclamp: Yuniper, custom bold/cablehanger
Saddle: Specialized S-works Toupe tuned (88gram)
Pedals: Ritchey paradigm V5
Wheels: depends on weatherconditions AX-lightness SRC/Cosmic ultimate/Racing speed/DA7800
Tires: Dugast, thread depends on weatherconditions
Cables: Alligator Ilink & Powercords innercable.
Extra's: Custom made expander, homemade cableholder front(11gr) & rear(6gr)
Total Weight: 5.92kg