Photography by Walter Lai

A road bicycle build with KVA stainless steel tubing and an Octto Carbon Fork. Custom painted in the Mariposa workshop by Peter Morse.


Bottle cages handbuilt by Michael Barry with lightweight steel tubing and chromed.

Tubing: KVA Stainless with lugs
Fork: Octto Carbon
Rear derailleur: Shimano Dura-Ace RD-R9100
Front derailleur: Shimano Dura-Ace FD-9000
Crankset: Shimano Dura-Ace FC-9000 172.5 50/34
Cassette: Shimano Dura-Ace 11-28
Chain: Shimano Dura-Ace
Bottom Bracket: Shimano Dura-Ace
Levers: Shimano Dura-Ace
Brakes: Shimano Dura-Ace
Headset: Chris King Threadless 1-1/8″ Silver
Headset spacers: Chris King Threadless Spacers Silver
Stem: Shimano PRO VIBE Painted to match
Handlebar: Shimano PRO VIBE Painted to match
Seatpost: Ritchey Classic Silver
Wheels, handbuilt in the Mariposa workshop.
Front hub: Dura-Ace 24H
Rear Hub: Dura-Ace 28H
QuickRelease: Dura-Ace
Rims: H Plus Son Archetype
Spokes: DT Swiss Aerolite Radial Front and Rear non-drive and Competition 2x drive
Nipples: DT Swiss Proloc
Tires: Vittoria
Tubes: Tubes
Bottle Cages: Mariposa Custom
Ribbon: Mariposa leather
Pedals: Shimano Dura-Ace
Saddle: Fi’zik R5