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11-11-2018, 01:54 PM
Moots Ti Road Compact / YBB - Touring, Commuter - $1500 Oakland CA


Moots Road Compact - Titanium. Road touring & camping bike.

Moots titanium frame w/ YBB rear shock - 57cm size is a medium to medium-large. Dura-Ace / XTR: bar-end shifters, crank (triple), cassette, front derailleur w/ XTR rear derailleur. Moots titanium seat post. Brooks titanium "Swallow" saddle with matching Brooks bar tape on Japanese handlebars. Chris King headset w/ Moots stem. Custom-built Mavic wheelset (high spoke count for touring) and touring tires - no flats in 7 years of riding. Rear rack. No pedals.


campy man
11-11-2018, 07:10 PM
Does anyone know if this will fit 32mm tires or the max 28mm similar to other Vamoots?

Mike V
11-11-2018, 07:19 PM
I think the limiting factor on this bike would be the Reynolds fork.

11-11-2018, 07:20 PM
no 32 with Reynolds fork, maybe not even 28.

11-11-2018, 07:23 PM
Agreed re the Reynolds fork.
And given the brake bridge placement on that frame you sre also looking at a max of 28 in the rear as well.

11-11-2018, 07:39 PM
i always wanted a ybb on a road frame... great deal!

11-11-2018, 07:43 PM
Yes, nice deal there. Hope the seller considers spending a little of the proceeds on a fit consultation. :)

11-12-2018, 10:54 PM
I test rode it today - was considering buying it. 28mm tires are already on there and fit fine. The fork will not fit anything more than that. The rear has 2-3mm on either side. That said, the tires were mounted to old school Open Pro’s so on wider rims the clearance would be less. For those reasons, I passed on it. Otherwise it’s a pretty cool bike!

11-13-2018, 04:22 AM
Is why I like Charles’ PSA’s
After you sort the wheat from the chaff...a diamond in the rough
Apology for my bad mixed metaphor

11-13-2018, 05:07 AM
Great deal on a pretty sweet bike! 28s should be sufficient for the road IMHO. If it were a 54cm I'd be looking for a facilitator even though I'm trying to downsize a bit!

Surprised nobody here has taken this home!

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11-13-2018, 08:36 AM
I love this bike. So classic. Amazing it is going for so cheap because it doesnt have disc brakes and cannot take monster tires.

Is that a ti rack, too? I want the rack!

I really want to buy it, fly to Oakland and ride it south.