Took an hour long shakedown cruise out and back on one of the local bike/walk trails. It's quite rough in places and has lots of short steep climbs and descents. Good test of shifting and brakes. Plus, if anything isn't securely attached, it would have been bounced or rattled off along the way. Everything works fine. A couple of brake and shifting fine tuning adjustments, but nothing major. Here is the final build list:
Soma Double Cross Frameset
Mavic A319 rims
Shimano 105 hubs
Shimano 105 front and rear derailleurs (10 sp)
Shimano 105 cassette (12-27)
Shimano Dura-Ace bar end shifters
FSA Omega crankset (50/34)
FSA Mega Exo botton bracket
Ritchey Logic Comp headset
3T Forgie XL stem
Kore Elite handle bar
Tektro brake levers
Avid SD-5 brakes
Continental Contact II Reflex 32mm tires
San Marco saddle
Planet Bike Hardcore fenders (not installed yet)
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