BIKE CHECK: ANDREW, WISH CAME TRUE WITH HIS DARTMOOR WISH

BIKE CHECK: ANDREW'S WISH CAME

TRUE WITH HIS DARTMOOR WISH

WHO'S RIDING WHAT? WE CHECK OUT HOW

THIS LOOSE RIDER SET UP HIS ENDURO MACHINE

 

 

 

MAIN SKELETON

Frame: Dartmoor Wish “Enduro” 2016 (as of 2017 Dartmoor no longer markets it as a “Enduro” frame, it’s a freeride frame now ☹)

Rear Shock: DVO Topaz T3 Air Shock

Fork: Rock Shox Lyrik RCT3 170mm travel fitted with aftermarket SKF fork stanchion wiper seals

 

 

COCKPIT

Grips: Shimano PRO series foam semi-lock on grips

Handlebars: Raceface NEXT SL Carbon Handlebar 35mm bar bore

Stem: Easton Havoc 35mm dia Stem 50mm Reach

Headset: Dartmoor Blink

Saddle: Dartmoor Race Saddle

Seat post: Shimano pro layback carbon seatpost

Brakes: Front: Shimano SLX M765, Rear: Magura Marta FR

 

 

DRIVETRAIN

Cranks: Raceface 6SixC Carbon Cranks (with cinch direct mount interface)

Pedals: Dartmoor Candy pro(my favourite pedals for any kind of riding!)

Chain Ring: Raceface Cinch direct mount 32T)

Cassette: Shimano XT M771 10-speed cassatte(11-32T)

Shifters: Shimano Saint M870 shifter

Rear Derailleur: Shimano Zee derailleur (freeride cassette setup)

 

 

WHEELSET

Rims: Dartmoor revolt V1 (beat-up but still spinning true)

Hubs: front hub Revolt front disc 15mm Rear hub Hope pro 4 135 x 12mm 

Spokes: Dartmoor spokes

Tyres:  Front: Schwalbe Magic Mary EVO Trailstar  Rear: Schwalbe Racing Ralph EVO Gatestar

Tubeless/Tube: Front tubeless  Rear tube (Eclipse)

 

 

RIDER INFORMATION

Name: Andrew Sim

Instagram ID: Drew Boy

Age: 27

Affiliated Ride Group: umm….too many to count, I rode with so many riders its hard to keep track.

How often do you ride: 3 – 4 times a week (sometimes 5)

Favourite Trail: The urban trails!!!…Ok my regular trails would be Chestnut North and South MTB Trail and Gangsa MTB Challenge Park.  

Years on 2 Wheels: 5 years

Favourite Riders: Chris Akrigg – his riding teaches me to ride with artistic flow and style. Aaron Gwin – I aspire to ride as fast as him, his riding style and speed is remarkable and is an art in itself to me.  

Dream Bike: A YT Industries Jeffsy CF Pro Race, kitted out with DVO fork and rear shock, that will be so freaking RAAAAD!!!

 

 

 

 

 

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Bike Check: Who's Riding What? is an on-going feature that showcases regular riders and their very own customized (or stock) builds. It's always fun to see what frames and components our local riders are sporting. Photos of Bike Check: Who's Riding What? will be shot by riders themselves in most cases unless we bump into them at the trails and volunteer to shoot the bike. We invite everyone to contact us and showcase your very own build! Send your email to editor@bikezilla.com.sg and title your email "Bike Check: Who's Riding What?". Include just one (01) photo in the email so that we know you are a genuine rider. We will reply with our Bike Check Form. Hear from you soon! Ride!

 

 

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