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Salsa Vaya 3 (2012)

General

Product CategoryBikes
Brand Salsa
ModelVaya 3
Size50cm, 52cm, 54cm, 55cm, 56cm, 57cm, 58cm, 60cm
ColorCharcoal Briquette

Specific

Bottom bracketFSA PowerSpline
Brake leversTektro RL341
BrakesAvid BB5 Road Mechanical
CassetteShimano HG-50, 9-Speed, 11-34T
CranksetFSA Vero Triple, 50 = 165mm, 52, 54, 55, 56 = 170mm, 57, 58, 60 = 175mm
Features
    •    Vaya - Explore Geometry- Designed as a touring bike, optimized for fit with Salsa drop bars. Capable of handling any road surface from gravel to paved. Stable handling with a load. The bike to ride on a cross-state or cross-country tour
    •    Classico CroMoly Tubeset- 
Frame-size specific, double-butted CroMoly tubeset
    •    Custom Designed Rear Dropout- 
Proven Vaya rear dropout design. Investment cast CroMoly. Chainstay-mounted disc brake , rack and fender mounts, and replaceable derailleur hanger
    •    Any Road Compact or Touring Triple Crankset Compatible- 
Accepts 10-speed Road Compact and 9/10-speed Touring Triple cranksets without sacrificing tire clearance
    •    Chainstay-Mounted Disc Brake
- Hassle-free rack and fender mounting
    •    Integrated Rack and Fender Mounts- 
Cast and ribbed into dropout for durability. Designed to work best with Salsa Wanderlust Rack
    •    Waterbottle Bosses- 
Frame accepts 3 waterbottle cages. Brazed for durability
    •    Generous Tire Clearance- 
Fits 26 x 1.9" tires (50/52cm sizes), clearance for 700c x 38mm tires with fenders, 700c x 42mm without fenders (54cm sizes and up)
    •    Vaya Fork Included
- Custom-specified CroMoly with forward-facing, stainless steel, double-eyelet dropouts. Mid-blade mounts. Fender mounts. 74mm post-mount disc brake mount. Powdercoat finish
    •    Mid-Blade Mounts- 
Thru-mount mid-blade mounts designed to work best with Salsa Down Under lowrider rack and/or Minimalist rack
    •    Powder Coat Paint
- Provides durable finish


Fork typeVaya Fork
Frame typeVaya, Classico CroMoly
Front derailleurShimano Sora, Triple
HeadsetCane Creek 10-Series, TR, Black
Hub frontFormula, Sealed Bearing, 32H, Black
Hub rearFormula, Sealed Bearing, 32H, Black
MaterialClassico CroMoly
Rear derailleurShimano Deore, 9-Speed, Long Cage
Recommended forGravel riding, road touring and commuting
Rims typeAlex XD Comp 29er, 32H
SaddleVelo, Black
ShiftersMicroshift Bar-End
SkewersAlex XD Comp 29er, 32H
SpokesDT Swiss, Champion SG, Silver
StemSalsa Pro Moto 3, 31.8mm, Black
Weight50cm (4.75 lbs/2155g), 52cm (4.63 lbs/2100g), 54cm (4.75 lbs/2155g), 55cm (4.88 lbs/2214g), 56cm (4.88 lbs/2214g), 57cm (5 lbs/2208g), 58cm (5.31 lbs/2409g), 60cm (TBA)
Year2012
TiresSchwalbe Marathon Mondial or Continental TourRide 700c x 37mm (for 54cm size and up) or 26 x 1.75" (for 50 and 52cm sizes)
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