Builder: Seven Cycles

Material: Butted titanium

Riders Goal: Build a gravel-worthy S&S bike with 650B wheels that could be easily packed in a travel case.

Key Components

  • 650B HED Belgium rims laced to Chris King ISO hubs
  • Shimano XTR Di2 Rear Derailleur
  • Shimano Hydro/Di2 785 levers
  • Tubus Airy Titanium rear rack

Reasons Why We Love This Bike

  • Seven’s willingness and ability to afford the riders exactly what they wanted in a travel bike:  650B wheels
  • The wide gear range of the XTR 11-40 cassette range.
  • Matching Chris King Inset 7, Threaded BB, and ISO Hubs
  • Shimano Di2 road levers paired to XTR Di2 rear derailleur
  • Nicely balanced bikes with a fantastic ride quality