Friday, September 12, 2008

NJ: A Visit with Jamie Swan, Part II

The next step will be to have the frame painted. I'm taking color suggestions (leave a comment). Keep in mind that the frame was built in the cyclosportif style (with traditional geometry and clearances for slightly wider tires and fenders).

Dedacciai Zero Uno tube set (medium weight, non heat treated)

Newvex lugs and fork crown

1" threadless steerer tube

Brazed on head lug extender

Seat tube - 58 1/2cm measured center to top

Top Tube - 56cm

73 degree head tube angle

73 degree seat tube angle

55mm fork rake

75mm drop

43cm chain stays

Built for 57mm long reach brakes

Clearances for 700 x 28 tires plus fenders

Fender braze-ons on brake and chainstay bridges

Pump peg

Vertical drop outs with fender eyes

Llewellyn STI / Ergo bosses

O.L.D. 130mm

Jamie Swan Stiletto semi-wrap over top-eyes

2013 Video interview with Jamie:

Photos: frame and fork details; photo after painting by Tom Kellogg of SPECTRUM:

On the road: