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    1986 Trek 850

This bike uses Reynolds 531 tubing and a mostly Suntour XC component group.  The components on this particular bike are mostly original with some period correct "upgrades".  The pedals were changed from the plastic MKS Grafights to the the Shimano alloy pedals and the bars upgraded to a Nitto bar (with the same shape).  The crank is from Specialized.  Could you imagine Trek using Specialized branded parts today?  Trek continued to use the solid rear axle since there were concerns about the quick release axles withstanding the abuse of off-road riding.

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Frame Reynolds 531
Fork Cro-Moly Unicrown
Rear Shock NA
Rims Araya RM20
Hubs Suntour XC (solid rear axle)
Spokes chrome
Tires Trek Connection
Pedals Shimano MX
Crank Specialized
Chain Shimano
Rear Cogs Suntour freewheel 5 speed
Bottom Bracket Specialized
Front Derailleur Suntour XC Sport
Rear Derailleur Suntour XC Sport
Shifters Suntour
Handlebars Nitto alloy rise
Stem Suntour XC
Headset Tange Alloy BMX
Brake set Shimano Deore XT front, Suntour XC roller cam rear
Brake levers Dia Compe 280
Saddle Avocet Touring II
Seat Post Strong
Colors Pink/White
Size 22" c-c
Serial #   TML212389

 

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