|Hillborne frame with its crank, derailleurs, brake pads, and saddle attached.|
|Sam works on attaching the fenders, which wasn't as easily completed as one would think|
|Dueling bottle cages adorn the Hillborne frame|
Next came along the stem and handlebars, as well as the rear rack.
|Nitto stem/bars and rear rack were added|
|Tires and wheels were added, though they will need some adjusting to work properly|
Next on the agenda was getting brakes and shifters in place. While I thought this would be the fastest part of the process, it was also rather time consuming.
|Brakes and shifters are on; cables are attached|
|Cork bar tape and twine surrounding Nitto drop bars|