Gunmetal Evil Wreckoning Build Thread

Discussion in 'Post Your Ride' started by Majin, Mar 27, 2017.

  1. Majin

    Majin Likes Bikes

    So I've Eventually decided to go through with building an Evil Wreckoning. As I was after a long travel 29er as more of a "Quiver Killer" rather than a XC or DH beast.

    Everything has been ordered and the Frame fork and Seatpost have been Preordered through Stu @ Defcon Cycles ( Aussie Importer)

    So far the spec is:

    Frame: 2017 Evil Wreckoning Size L in Gunmetal
    Rear Shock: Monarch RC3 ( will eventually change to a Topaz)
    Fork: DVO Diamond BOOST axle in Black
    Handlebars: No idea, Will be using Deity blacklabels till I decide
    Stem: No idea, Will be using a Straitline 32mm till I decide on a length
    Headset: FSA x Evil
    Grips: ODI Elite Flow ( Black)
    Saddle: Specialized Henge Comp
    Seatpost: KS LEV 150mmx34.9
    Front Brake: SRAM Guide RSC W/ 200mm Rotor ( Black)
    Rear Brake: SRAM Guide RSC W/ 180mm Rotor ( Black)
    Cranks: Raceface Turbine 170mm w/ gray crank boots
    Chainguide: The built in Evil one
    Chain: Shimano Ultegra 11s
    Pedals: HT X2 silver/gray
    Rear derailleur: Shimano XT M8000 Long Cage
    Rear Shifter: Shimano XTR
    Cassette: Shimano XT 11-46T
    Front Hub: I9 Torch 32h BOOST Black
    Rear Hub: I9 Torch Classic 32h BOOST Black
    Front Rim: Easton ARC 35mm
    Rear Rim: Easton ARC 35mm
    Spokes: Sapim Race Black
    Nipples: Sapim Brass Black
    Tires: F: Minion DHR 2 Widetrail R: Minion SS
    Tubes: Whats a tube? :) Stans Sealant
    Total Weight: No idea - will post when built
    Other: Wolf Tooth Dropper Remote, 32/34t RF cinch chainring

    The frames rougly 2 weeks away but everything else is on its way
    The build kinda got accelerated as Stu gave me a killer deal on the frame, fork and post. Shoutout to Stu and hte great service him and Defcon offer :)

    Ill post some pics when stuff starts arriving :)
  2. JoelFitz

    JoelFitz Likes Dirt

    Sounds​ awesome! Stu is a top bloke to deal with.

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  3. yuley95

    yuley95 Likes Dirt

    Two weeks is too long. I'm going to start googling images of similar builds now :llama:
  4. Majin

    Majin Likes Bikes

    Sounds good, ive see one all black one with dvos online

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  5. Majin

    Majin Likes Bikes

    So things have started arriving, still waiting on the frame to arrive in the country, but the wheels arrived today.[​IMG]

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  6. EyeMacHunt

    EyeMacHunt Likes Bikes

    any updates or pics on this one?
  7. golden path

    golden path Banned

    Sounds killer. :cheer2:
  8. Shinigami

    Shinigami Likes Dirt

    Is there a reason you are going with the long cage rear derailleur? Iirc the medium one works with the 11-46 cassette
  9. Majin

    Majin Likes Bikes

    better safe than sorry :) haha, i didnt realise a long cage worked with a 46t
  10. Majin

    Majin Likes Bikes

    BTW ive moved the bike to a diffrent thread, please delete this one :)

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