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    1991 Carbonframes Onyx   

 Carbon fiber is relatively common these days but in the early 1990's there weren't many carbon fiber mountain bike options.  The frame uses interesting gussets for strength while the joints are made with extra carbon material.  It ends up being a very organic looking frame with the elevated stay taking advantage of the flexibility of the carbon fiber.  Supposedly, there were only about 8 of these frames made.  Campagnolo components were also fairly uncommon on mountain bikes so the combination of Campagnolo parts on an early carbon frame is doubly rare.

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Frame Carbon Fiber, titanium drop outs
Fork Ritchey Logic Cro-Moly
Rear Shock NA
Rims Wolber TR 1 tubular
Hubs Campagnolo Euclid
Spokes Stainless steel
Tires Wolber tubeless 1.9 Avoriaz
Pedals Campagnolo ATB
Crank Campagnolo Euclid
Chain Sedis
Rear Cogs Campagnolo 8 speed cassette
Bottom Bracket Press fit sealed cartridge
Front Derailleur Campagnolo
Rear Derailleur Campagnolo
Shifters Campagnolo thumb shifters
Handlebars Tioga Cro-Moly
Stem Tioga T-Bone
Headset Campagnolo Euclid
Brake set Campagnolo Euclid cantilever
Brake levers Campagnolo  Euclid
Saddle Campagnolo Electa w/ air bladder
Seat Post Campagnolo
Colors natural carbon
Size 19" c-t
Serial #   NA
 

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