1987 Ritchey Timberwolf  

The Timberwolf model was only made for several years and in 1987 was the top USA made TIG welded frame. Pretty standard Deore XT drivetrain with a Pedersen Self Energizing rear U brake.  The brake used the rotation of the rim to pull it tighter to the rim.

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Frame Ritchey 4130 Cro-Moly TIG
Fork Ritchey 4130 Cro-Moly TIG
Rear Shock NA
Rims Araya RM 20
Hubs Shimano Dura Ace rear cassette, Suntour XC front
Spokes Stainless Steel
Tires Specialized Ground Control, IRC Racer X-1
Pedals Shimano Deore XT
Crank Sakae FX
Chain Shimano Uniglide
Rear Cogs Shimano cassette 6 speed
Bottom Bracket Shimano Deore XT
Front Derailleur Shimano Deore XT
Rear Derailleur Shimano Deore XT
Shifters Shimano Deore XT
Handlebars Nitto Bullmoose
Stem Nitto Bullmoose
Headset Shimano 600 EX
Brake set Shimano Deore XT front, Pedersen SE rear U brake
Brake levers Dia Compe 183
Saddle Avocet Touring I
Seat Post Suntour XC
Colors Blue
Size 20"
Serial #   296


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