Equipment

some of our equipment we had to tune, and some are special made just click on the name to get a photo of it .Gear like pans, tools, etc. are not double packed of course.

gear of my point of view

This gearlist is based on what farid will carry like Tent, stove,Spares, Tools .

 

 

 

brand

size

weight

Panniers

on the bike

Bike

Rocky Mountain

 

 

Spare parts

 

Wheels (Downhill rims)

Mavic D521 36 holes

26"

 

Tools

 

Hubs

Shimano XT

 

 

Clothing

 

Spokes  >

DT steel

2mm

 

Camping

 

Tires       

Continental Goliath

26"

each600g

Kitchen

 

Break levers

Shimano XT

 

161g 

Photo gear

 

V-Breaks /front & back

Shimano Deore

 

 

Medicalgear

 

Break pads /4 pair

 

 

110g 

Misc.

 

Top-Shifters / front & back

Shimano XT

 

 

Maps

 

Derailleur/front XTR & back XT

Shimano XT

 

 

Navigation

 

Crank set

Shimano XTR

 

 

 

 

Chain wheels

Shimano

1.48

 

 

 

 

 

2.36

 

 

 

 

 

3.

 

 

 

Chain

Shimano HG

 

320g

 

 

Bottom bracket

Shimano XT

 

 

 

 

Ahead set /sealed and easy to fix

Richey WCS

 

 

 

 

Handle bar

Syncros

 

150g 

 

 

Seat post

Rock Shox

 

390g 

 

 

Saddle 

Brooks

 

645g 

 

Bottle cages 3x

Self-made stainless-steel

for 1,5 L

 160g

 

 

Racks / front  lowr.& back cargo

Tubus /Cromoly-steel

 

1070g 

 

 

Cycle computer

Cateye

 

60g 

 

 

3xPET-bottle

any size

1,5L

at/50g 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Totalweight Bike  
13kg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Panniers

handelbar bag 5 Liter

Ortlieb

 

540g

 

 

4 backrollers

Ortlieb

40&40L

 

 

 

packbag waterproof

Ortlieb

22 L

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spareparts

1xChain

Rohloff

 

350g 

 

 

18xSpokes / nipples

Swiss DT

2mm

130g 

 

 

2xFlex- spokes/ 1 kevlar spoke

 

 

  20g

 

 

Tire/tube  1/ 2pcs.

Schwalbe Marathon XC

 

600/200g

 

 

Screws

 

 

 

 

 

Break/Gear cables  3/5pcs.

 

 

 

 

 

Breakpads 4 pairs

 

 

 

 

 

Chain oil / fat

 

 

60ml 

 

 

Tooth brush ( for cleaning)

 

 

20g 

 

 

Silikon glue

 Sealnet

 

42g 

 

 

Tube-Repairpads/Glue

 

140pcs.

 

 

 

 

brand

size

weight

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Tools

Multi tool

Victorinox/Swiss

 

280g

 

 

Superlight Pump (aluminium)

25x1,5cm

140g

 

 

Cone spanner

 

15/17mm

  50g

 

 

 

 

 

Cassette-cracker

(cassette Tool)

 

40g

 

 

1xAllenkey handle, Bits

different insert Bits

2-8mm

100g 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tire lever /3pcs.

 

 

50g 

 

 

Repair patches/glue40/3

 

 

100g 

 

 

Spoke key

 

 

15g 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total weight tools:  
1350g 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clothing

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rain jacket/ Gore-tex

Arcteryx

 

600g

  Rain pants/ Gore-tex Arcteryx  
400g

 

 

Thick Fleece

Arcteryx     

 

 

 

Stretch fleece top

Mammut

 

 

 

 

           "        pants

Mammut

 

 

 

 

1  Fleece top thin 

Mammut

 

 

 

 

2  thermo-shirt long

Odlo

 

 

 

 

2 Woolshirt thick/thin

Ice Breaker

 

 

 

 

1  thermo pant long

Odlo

 

 

 

 

2  pair trekking socks

 

 

280g 

 

 

2  pair light socks

 

 

 

 

 

Gloves

Mammut Fleece,Berghaus Gore Tex outer shell

 

 

 

 

Fleece Balaclava

Jack Wolfskin

 

 

 

 

Trekking shoes

Salomon Gore tex

 

1120g 

 

 

2  Cycling pants 

Pearl Izumi

 

 

 

 

Overshoes Gore Tex

 

 11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Totalweight clothing:

 

6,5kg 

 

Camping

 

 

 

 

 

 

two men tent

North-face

VE24

 

 

 

Down-Sleeping bag

North-face

4season

1800g

 

 

3/4 Iso-mat. foam

therm-arrest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Kitchen

Stove XGK II / wind protection

MSR

 

 

 

 

Immersion heater 300W

Swiss

 

120g

 

Spoon ,fork

 

 

  50g

 

Veg.peeler

Swiss Pat.

 

  20g

 

 

salt ,pepper 

in film box

 

 

 

 

2 pans/1 cup

stainless steel

 

120/180g

 

 

Water bag

MSR

10L

220g

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

brand

size

weight

 

Photo gear

Body F3 HP manual/6x Top-finder

Nikon

 

750g

 

 

Wideangle lens 

"

20-35/2,8

 

 

 

Portraitlens      

"

50mm/1,4

280g

 

 

2x converter use with 50mm

"

 

 

 

 

about 60 Films 100 Asa 

Fuji Sensia II

 

 

 

 

2 spare batteries (in colder areas batteries loose energy faster) 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medical equipment

In plasticbox

 

 

 

 

 

Augmentin (antibiotic)

 

 

 

 

 

Antibiotic cream

 

 

 

 

 

Lariam 8 tablet's

 

 

 

 

 

Micropur classic and

 

 

50ml

 

 

forte for Gardia

 

 

50ml

 

 

Bandages/ plasters

 

 

 

 

 

Tiger-balm in a alu-box, glass is too heavy 

 

  30g

 

 

Vitamin tab.

 

 

 

  Electrolyte powder for dehydration  

 

 

Micro Leatherman incl. tweezers ,seizure ,little knife .what more do you need?

 

50g 

 

 

Fever thermometer

Chinese

 

15g

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Misc

Passport/copies/photos

Swisse

 

 

 

Vaccination update

international

 

 

 

 

Personal information address, insurance, SOS phone ...

 

 

 

 

Headlight LED/Tikka

Petzl

 

  80g

 

 

Pocketradio headphones

Sony

 

  50g

 

 

Batteries each size 4x 

 

AA/AAA

 

 

 

Watch/alti/barometer sparebattery

Suunto(Vector)

 

 

 

 

Tooth brush/paste

 

 

 

 

 

Towel/soap

 

 

 

 

 

Sun glasses

 

 

 

 

 

Solarpanel for AA and AAA Accus

 Solarcell-foil

 

 

 

 

Notebook / pen

 

 

 

 

 

2-component glue

 Araldit

 

 

 

 

String

 

 

 

  Different tapes    

 

 

Lock

Abus

 

800g 

 

 

 

brand

size

weight

 

Maps

KKH-Kashi-Golmud-western Nepal / copy on A4 doublepages

 

 

Switzerland-Italy-Slovenia just small copies A5 doublepages

 

 

Central Asia 1:750'000 whole map

 

 

China /Tibet 1:6'000'000 whole map ( whit chinese letters! )

  Rumania,Bulgaria

 

 

Silkroute Guidebook                    Trailblazer

 

NAVIGATION

GPS

Garmin Vista

 

150g 

 

Europe,Worldmap

 

 

       
      Rita
..kg
      Farid
74kg
    Total weight  
50kg