Restrap Japan Tour Bike Check

Posted by Nathan Hughes on

This was written far too quickly while in the departure lounge of Leeds Bradford airport. Hopefully you enjoy seeing how each of us have packed and what we are taking along, if we have forgotten anything I will amend in due course.

 

 

ALEX’S 2018 BROTHER KEPLER DISC

 

FRAME AND FORK: 56cm Brother Kepler Disc Aqua-Fade

HEADSET: Chris King No threadset

GROUPSET: Shimano 105

HANDLEBARS: Thomson Alloy Road Handlebar

STEM: Thomson Elite X2 Oversized Road Stem

SEATPOST: Thomson Elite Inline Seat Post

SADDLE: Brooks C17 Cambium Cut-out

FRONT WHEEL: Mason x Hunt 4 Season Disc

REAR WHEEL: Mason x Hunt 4 Season Disc

TYRES: Schwalbe G-One 38mm Tubeless

LIGHTS: Frabric Lumasense Front & Rear, Headtorch

GPS: Wahoo Elemnt Bolt

TOOLS: Fabric Chamber Ratchet, 2 X Spare Tubes, Tyre lever, Dynaplug Mini, Spokes, Spoke-key, Wet Lube, Dry Lube

 

BIKEPACKING BAGS

 

HANDLEBAR BAG: Restrap Bar Bag with 14L Restrap Dry-bag

FRAME BAG: Restrap Large Frame Bag

SADDLE BAG: Restrap 14L Saddle Bag with 14L Restrap Dry-bag

COCK-PIT BAGS: Restrap Top Tube Bag and Restrap Tech Bag

BACKPACK: Packable Karrimor backpack for food and drinks near camp.

 

FILMING EQUIPMENT

 

CAMERA: Sony RX100 MK3

GIMBAL: ZHIYUN CRANE-M

MOUNT: MyArmour Torch Clip

 

CAMPING SETUP

 

TENT: Naturehike Cloud Up-2 Grey

SLEEPING BAG: Snugpak Junglebag

SLEEPING MAT: Sea to Summit Regular Ultra Light Mat 

MISC: Naturehike camping pillow, Soap, Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Chamois Cream, Headphones, Sandals, Glasses, Sunglasses, Contact Lenses.

CLOTHING: Cafe Du Cycliste Marina Merino Jersey, Cafe Du Cycliste Matilde Audax Bibs, Cafe Du Cycliste Socks, Outdoor Research Helium II Jacket, Uniqlo Down Jacket, Raised By Wolves Beanie, Tshirt, Longsleeve, Leg-warmers, Arm-warmers.

 

NATHAN’S 2018 BROTHER KEPLER DISC

 

FRAME AND FORK: 56cm Brother Kepler Disc Custom Jack Johnson Kelper Fade Paint

HEADSET: Chris King No threadset

GROUPSET: Shimano 105

HANDLEBARS: Zipp 42cm

STEM: Thompson Elite X4 Over-sized Road Stem

SEATPOST: Thomson Elite Inline Seat Post

SADDLE: Brooks C17 Cambium Cut-out

RACK: Pelago Commuter Front Rack

FRONT WHEEL: Hope Pro 2 on Specialised rims

REAR WHEEL: Hope Pro 2 on Specialised rims

TYRES: Panaracer GravelKing 35mm

LIGHTS: Frabric Lumasense, Headtorch

GPS: Wahoo Elemnt

TOOLS: Fabric Multi tool, 2 X Spare Tubes, Tyre lever, Spokes, Spoke-key, Lube, Split links, spare pads, Gerber Knife.

 

BIKEPACKING BAGS

 

HANDLEBAR BAG: Restrap Large Rando 

FRAME BAG: Restrap Large Frame Bag

SADDLE BAG: Restrap 14L Saddle Bag with 14L Restrap Dry-bag

COCK-PIT BAGS: Restrap Top Tube Bag

 

FILMING EQUIPMENT

 

DRONE: Mavic Air 

 

CAMPING SETUP

 

TENT: Naturehike Cloud Up-2 Grey

SLEEPING BAG: OEX 3-season down

SLEEPING MAT: Naturehike

MISC: Naturehike camping pillow, Soap, Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Headphones, Flip flops, Glasses, Sunglasses, Contact Lenses.

CLOTHING: Cafe Du Cycliste Fleurette Jersey, Cafe Du Cycliste Matilde Audax Bibs, Cafe Du Cycliste Socks, Mountain Equipment Gore-Tex Jacket, Uniqlo Down Jacket, Factory 5 Five Panel, Tshirt, Longsleeve, UE Boom Speaker for beats.

 

JOE’S 2018 BROTHER KEPLER DISC

 

FRAME AND FORK: 56cm Brother Kepler Disc Aqua-fade

HEADSET: FSA Orbit Equipe

GROUPSET: SRAM S350-1

HANDLEBARS: 42cm 3T Anatomics

STEM: Thompson Elite X2 Over-sized Road Stem

SEATPOST: Norco Seatpost

SADDLE: Norco Saddle

FRONT WHEEL: Formula RX25 on Alex DRAW 1.9 rim

REAR WHEEL:  Formula RX25 on Alex DRAW 1.9 rim

TYRES: Specialised Cross 35mm

LIGHTS: Cateye blinkers

TOOLS: 2 X Spare Tubes, Quick Links, Tube repair kit.

 

BIKEPACKING BAGS

 

HANDLEBAR BAG: Restrap Bar Bag with 14L Restrap Dry-bag

FRAME BAG: Restrap Large Frame Bag

SADDLE BAG: Restrap 14L Saddle Bag with 14L Restrap Dry-bag

 

 

CAMPING SETUP

 

TENT: Naturehike 1 Man Tent Grey

SLEEPING BAG: Vango Voyager 50

SLEEPING MAT: Aldi Special

MISC: Soap, Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Headphones, Opinel no8, Casio G-shock GA-100

CLOTHING: Cafe Du Cycliste Monique Audax Jersey

Bib shorts - Cafe Du Cycliste Matilde Audax,  Cafe Du Cycliste Marinette Navy Bibs

Socks: Cafe Du Cycliste, hiking socks

Cap - Cafe Du Cycliste

Rain-cape - Castelli rain cape

Jacket - Uniqlo down, Rab Nucleus Jacket

 

 

JON’S 2018 BROTHER KEPLER DISC

 

FRAME AND FORK: 56cm Brother Kepler Disc Black

HEADSET: Tange Seiki

GROUPSET: Shimano 105

HANDLEBARS: 42cm 3T Anatomics

STEM: Thompson Elite X4 Over-sized Road Stem

SEATPOST: Thomson Elite Inline Seat Post

SADDLE: Brooks C17 Cambium Cut-out

FRONT WHEEL: Maddux RD3.0

REAR WHEEL: Maddux RD3.0

TYRES: Panaracer GravelKing 35mm

LIGHTS: Lezyne, Fabric, FWE & Headtorch

GPS: Garmin

TOOLS: Topeak Minidrive multitool, Pump Fabric, 2 X Spare Tubes, Quick Links

 

BIKEPACKING BAGS

 

HANDLEBAR BAG: Restrap Bar Bag with 13L Ortleib Dry-bag

FRAME BAG: Restrap Large Frame Bag

SADDLE BAG: Restrap 14L Saddle Bag with 13L Ortleib Dry-bag

COCK-PIT BAGS: Restrap Top Tube Bag and Restrap Stem Bag

 

FILMING EQUIPMENT

 

CAMERA: GoPro Session Hero 4

MOUNT: Unbranded eBay handlebar clamp

 

CAMPING SETUP

 

TENT: Naturehike 1 Man Tent Green

SLEEPING BAG: Alpkit

SLEEPING MAT: Alpkit

MISC: Soap, Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Buff, Headphones, Sunglasses, Poncho, Flip-flops, Swiss Army knife

CLOTHING: Cafe Du Cycliste Mona Audax Jersey 

Bib shorts - Cafe Du Cycliste Matilde Audax 

Socks: Cafe Du Cycliste, Paria and Defeet 

Cap - Cafe Du Cycliste 

Rain-cape - No brand thing from Aliexpress 

Poncho - TERRAHIKE, Sealskin Gloves