(As of Summer 2012 Australia tour)

Bike Frame and Components
  • 2002 Independent Fabrication "Independence" with S&S couplers
  • Front Derailleur: Shimano XTR
  • Rear Derailleur: Shimano XTR
  • Shifters:  Shimano Bar-end
  • Brakes: Paul brakes, Campagnolo Record levers
  • Front wheel: 700c Mavic A719 rim, Shimano Deore XT hub, 36h
  • Rear wheel: 700c Velocity Dyad rim, Shimano Deore LX hub, 36h
  • Tires: Schwalbe Marathon Plus 700c x 32 Touring Tire
  • Saddle: Brooks B17 Selle Anatomica X Series Watershed (Sept 2014)
  • Handlebars: Salsa Moto Ace Bell Lap
  • Pedals: Shimano SPD clipless
Racks, Bags, etc.
  • Front Rack: Axiom Journey DLX Lowrider
  • Rear Rack: Axiom Journey Adjustable Rear
  • Front Panniers: Axiom Lasalle DLX
  • Rear Panniers: Axiom Champlain DLX
  • Handlebar bag: Axiom Jolliet (deemed unnecessary)
  • Saddle bag: Roswheel
  • Frame bag: misc. top tube bag Banjo Bros Top Tube Bag (2013)
  • Fenders: Planet Bike Cascadia Hybrid
  • Headlight: NiteRider Minewt 250
  • Tail light: Planet Bike Superflash Stealth
  • Bike computer: Sigma BC1609
Bike Tools and Maintenance
  • Topeak Pocket Rocket Master Blaster hand pump
  • Topeak The Mini 18+ function multi-tool
  • OnGuard 5031 Doberman lock
  • 1x spare tube
  • Whole bag of spare bolts!
Camping Gear
  • Tent: Eureka! Spitfire 1
  • Sleeping bag: Best Outdoor Explorer Traveller in REI 16L compression sack
  • DIY flannel sleeping bag liner (thanks, Mom)
  • MSR Whisperlite camping stove and fuel tank
  • REI Campware mess kit
  • MSR 6L water bag
  • Pearl Izumi X-Road Fuel w/ SPD clipless cleats
  • 1 pair padded gel cyclist shorts (tight)
  • 1 pair padded gel cyclist shorts (loose - MTB shorts)
  • 1 pair padded gel cyclist tights - long
  • Under Armor long-sleeve shirt
  • CoolMax long-sleeve shirt
  • 2x synthetic t-shirts
  • Novara conversion rain jacket
  • 4 pairs socks
  • 2 pairs synthetic boxer briefs
  • 2x button-up "normal people shirts"
  • 1 pair "normal people jeans"
  • 1 Patagonia fleece jacket (vintage 1980s!)
  • 2x bandanas (multipurpose, very useful)