THE BICYCLES

 

  Gary Fisher Tassajara Litespeed Unicoi Bontrager Race
  Part Cost Weight Part Cost Weight Part Cost Weight
Frame Tassajara Small 15" $250 1725 Unicoi 16.5" $1,299 1805 Race Small 13" $600 1820
Fork Manitou SX-D / Air $200 1505 RST XMO-O2 $250 1355 RockShox Judy XC / Air $300 1535
Wheels Bontrager Race $300 1685 Rolf Propel $500 1550 Bontrager Race Lite $600 1440
Tires Panaracer Fire XCPro 2.1/1.8 $60 1080 Panaracer Fire XCPro 2.1/2.1 $60 1160 Bontrager Revolt ST 2.1/1.95 $30 1075
Tubes Wrench Force Light $10 256 LunarLight PV $12 198 LunarLight PV $12 198
Skewers Bontrager Race --- 135 Avenir Ti $35 82 Bontrager Race Lite --- 98
Saddle Selle Italia Flite Ti Gel $65 225 Selle Italia Mythos $85 215 Bontrager FS+10 $45 285
Seatpost RockShox Mountain 27.2 $90 340 Moots Lay-back 280 27.2 $160 165 Bonrager Race Lite 26.8 $45 250
Headset DiaCompe ALC 1-1/8" $25 185 Chris King NoThreadset 1-1/8" $90 98 Chris King GripNut 1" $102 93
Stem RaceFace SyStem 110x5 $75 210 Titec Fat-Head 120x15 $100 155 Bontrager Race 120x10 $60 292
Handlebars Bontrager Crowbar Race $30 280 Titec PG $35 150 Bontrager Race Lite $40 140
Grips Yeti Hardcore $10 78 Titec Pork Rinds $10 22 Bontrager Comp $10 72
Bar Ends --- --- --- Bike Tight Stubs $28 62 Bontrager Race Lite Short $16 100
Bottom Bracket Shimano UN72 73x113 $24 243 Action-Tec Attack 68x112 $80 140 Action-Tec Attack 68x112 $80 140
Crankset RaceFace TurbineLP 22/32/44 $220 668 RaceFace TurbineLP 22/32/44 $220 668 Bontrager / Boone 24/34/46 $300 670
Pedals Ritchey Logic Pro $50 330 WTB Stealth 250 $120 250 Bontrager RE-1 $75 340
Chain Shimano Dura-Ace $22 292 Shimano Dura-Ace $22 292 Shimano Dura-Ace $22 292
Cogset Shimano XT 11-34 $48 265 Shimano XT 11-34 $48 265 Shimano XTR 12-34 $100 235
Shifters Shimano LX $45 250 Shimano XT $65 240 Shimano XTR Combo $135 414
Front Derailleur Shimano XT-E 34.9 TS-TP $30 135 Shimano XT 34.9 TS-TP $25 125 Shimano XTR 28.6 TS-TP $40 117
Rear Derailleur Shimano XT SGS $45 255 Shimano XT SGS $45 255 Shimano XTR SGS $85 217
Brakes Ritchey Logic Pro $50 368 Precision Billet Proshift VC-2 $99 348 Shimano XTR $76 378
Levers SRAM 7.0 $23 140 Precision Billet Proshift VC-2 $88 114 Shimano XTR Combo --- ---
Cables Shimano SIS --- 220 Gore Ride On $70 230 Shimano SIS XTR --- 215
    $1,672 23.96   $3,546 21.92   $2,773 22.96

 


FRAME GEOMETRIES

  Tassajara Race Unicoi
Seat tube length, c-c 14.5" 13.0" 16.5"
Stand over height 27.6" 28.0" 29"
Wheelbase 40.8" 40.4" 40.3"
Head tube angle 71 71 71.5
Seat tube angle 74 74 72.5
Top tube length 22.4" 22.2" 22.0"
Chainstay length 16.34" 16.74" 16.93"
Bottom bracket height 11.45" 11.75" 11.75"
Head tube length 4.9" 4.2" 4.2"
Bottom bracket width 73mm 68mm 68mm
Front derailleur clamp 34.9mm 28.6mm 34.9mm
Seat post diameter 27.2mm 26.8mm 27.2mm
Headset diameter 1-1/8" 1" 1-1/8"

 

 


LITESPEED UNICOI / FISHER TASSAJARA

GEARING

22 / 32 / 44        
11 - 34        
9   1 2 3
    22 32 44
1 34 0.65 0.94 1.29
2 30 0.73 1.07 1.47
3 26 0.85 1.23 1.69
4 23 0.96 1.39 1.91
5 20 1.10 1.60 2.20
6 17 1.29 1.88 2.59
7 15 1.47 2.13 2.93
8 13 1.69 2.46 3.38
9 11 2.00 2.91 4.00
6.18 Gear Ratio      
3.09 Per Ring      
14 Speeds      

 

GEARING CHART

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CADENCE AND SPEED

MPH 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
1 2.2 2.9 3.6 4.3 5.0 5.8 6.5 7.2
2 2.5 3.3 4.1 4.9 5.7 6.5 7.4 8.2
3 2.8 3.8 4.7 5.7 6.6 7.5 8.5 9.4
4 3.2 4.3 5.3 6.4 7.5 8.5 9.6 10.7
5 3.7 4.9 6.1 7.4 8.6 9.8 11.0 12.3
6 4.3 5.8 7.2 8.7 10.1 11.5 13.0 14.4
7 4.9 6.5 8.2 9.8 11.4 13.1 14.7 16.3
8 5.7 7.5 9.4 11.3 13.2 15.1 17.0 18.9
9 6.7 8.9 11.1 13.4 15.6 17.8 20.1 22.3

 

CADENCE AND SPEED CHART

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BONTRAGER RACE

GEARING

24 / 34 / 46        
12 - 34        
9   1 2 3
    24 34 46
1 34 0.71 1.00 1.35
2 30 0.80 1.13 1.53
3 26 0.92 1.31 1.77
4 23 1.04 1.48 2.00
5 20 1.20 1.70 2.30
6 18 1.33 1.89 2.56
7 16 1.50 2.13 2.88
8 14 1.71 2.43 3.29
9 12 2.00 2.83 3.83
5.43 Gear Ratio      
2.83 Per Ring      
14 Speeds      

 

GEARING CHART

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CADENCE AND SPEED

MPH 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
1 2.3 3.1 3.8 4.6 5.4 6.1 6.9 7.7
2 2.6 3.5 4.3 5.2 6.1 7.0 7.8 8.7
3 3.0 4.0 5.0 6.0 7.0 8.0 9.0 10.0
4 3.4 4.5 5.7 6.8 7.9 9.1 10.2 11.3
5 3.9 5.2 6.5 7.8 9.1 10.4 11.7 13.0
6 4.3 5.8 7.2 8.7 10.1 11.6 13.0 14.5
7 4.9 6.5 8.2 9.8 11.4 13.0 14.7 16.3
8 5.6 7.5 9.3 11.2 13.0 14.9 16.8 18.6
9 6.5 8.7 10.9 13.0 15.2 17.4 19.6 21.7

 

CADENCE AND SPEED CHART

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TERRY MOO

GEARING

22 / 32 / 42        
11 - 30        
8   1 2 3
    22 32 42
1 30 0.73 1.07 1.40
2 26 0.85 1.23 1.62
3 23 0.96 1.39 1.83
4 20 1.10 1.60 2.10
5 17 1.29 1.88 2.47
6 15 1.47 2.13 2.80
7 13 1.69 2.46 3.23
8 11 2.00 2.91 3.82
5.21 Gear Ratio      
2.73 Per Ring      
13 Speeds      

 

GEARING CHART

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CADENCE AND SPEED

MPH 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
1 2.2 3.0 3.7 4.5 5.2 6.0 6.7 7.5
2 2.6 3.4 4.3 5.2 6.0 6.9 7.7 8.6
3 2.9 3.9 4.9 5.8 6.8 7.8 8.8 9.7
4 3.4 4.5 5.6 6.7 7.8 8.9 10.1 11.2
5 3.9 5.3 6.6 7.9 9.2 10.5 11.8 13.2
6 4.5 6.0 7.5 8.9 10.4 11.9 13.4 14.9
7 5.2 6.9 8.6 10.3 12.0 13.8 15.5 17.2
8 6.1 8.1 10.2 12.2 14.2 16.3 18.3 20.3

 

CADENCE AND SPEED CHART

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Last Updated on 2/24/01
By Joel R. Rittvo