Frame: Brooklyn Machine Works, my signature frame. 21” TT
Fork: Animal Barrett
Bars: Skavenger Swift
Grips: Animal Ed flangeless
Bar ends: Animal PC
Stem: Animal MR Front Load
Seat: Animal Nigel prototype (more info to come)
Seat Post: Animal Pivotal
Cranks: Animal Akimbo, 175mm
Sprocket: Animal V3, 25t
Pedals: Animal Hamilton PC
Wheels: Animal Javelin hubs with Animal RS rims, 8t driver
Pegs: Animal Butcher no sleeves
Rear Tire: Animal GLH, 1.95
Front Tire: Animal TWW, 2.2
Modifications: None really; nothing to modify when everything fits right.
What prototype action are you running? Frame and seat.
Favorite part: Seat.
In the age of wider and wider tires, why haven’t you changed to wider tires? I don’t follow trends; I do what I do.
Newest part: Whole new bike, day before I left for the Japan trip.
Last time your bike saw the rain: One of the shop stops.
Last time your pegs experienced a grind: Crooked grind up a rail in Tokyo.
The rail Nigel is talking about.
Last time you cleaned your bike: When I built it up.
Farthest place this bike has been to: Japan.
Best spot this bike has been ridden on? I had fun riding this gap to up and across rail.
Nigel action at 1:46 in the End Of Summer 2013 Promo.