I bought this high-end mountain bike (code-named “Black Beauty”) used for $400 with the intention of building it up as a replacement for my Big Dummy. So far I’ve added a hub motor and perhaps I’ll add an Xtracycle longtail extension in the spring.

I bought this high-end mountain bike (code-named "Black Beauty") used for $400 with the intention of building it up as a replacement for my Big Dummy. So far I've added a hub motor and perhaps I'll add an Xtracycle longtail extension in the spring.

I bought this high-end mountain bike (code-named “Black Beauty”) used for $400 with the intention of building it up as a replacement for my Big Dummy. So far I’ve added a hub motor and perhaps I’ll add an Xtracycle longtail extension in the spring.