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For this ride Jared will be riding his trusty Scott Sub 20 and Katie will be using her Scott Scale 70. Both are 2006 models and have proven worthy of cycle touring time and time again in South Korea.

Jared's Bike Setup
Total $888 USD
Back BagCrosso Expert
Fabric: Cordura
Capacity: 50 litres
Weight: 540 grams
Dimension: (d x h) : 32 x 75cm
$45
Rear PanniersCrosso Expert
Fabrics: Cordura
Capacity: 60 litres/pair
Weight: 2600 grams/pair
Mounting: Modified Ortlieb QL1
$130
Front BagOrtlieb Ultimate5 Plus
(with strap)
$140
Small Front Bar BagTopeak$20
Front LightAyup Front Light + Spare Batteries & Charging Kit
$225
Back LightCheap Korean One$10
Bike StandClick Stand
Side-Bracket
Spare click-stand ties
$31
$7
Bike ComputerCateye Micro Wireless$50
Bike SeatBrooks Flyer-S Saddle$110
HelmetSH+$120
Extras & AccessoriesBungee Cord
Bike Pump
Bike Lock
2 Drink Bottles
Bell
My Scott Sub 20 was originally purchased in 2007 for approximately $600. With consistant it has remained a great bike for South Korea. The cost of the bike has not been included in the total.

Katies's Touring Stuff
Total $698
Back BagOrtlieb Dry Bag PS 490
Fabric: PVC
Capacity: 22 litres
Weight: 370 grams
Dimension: (d x h) : 52 x 22cm
$45
Rear PanniersOrtlieb Back-Roller Plus
Fabrics: Cordura
Capacity: 40 litres/pair
Weight: 1680 grams/pair
Mounting: Ortlieb QL2
$240
Front BagOrtlieb Ultimate5 Plus$140
Front LightAyup Front Light + Spare Batteries & Charging Kit
$225
Back LightCheap Korean One$10
Bike StandClick Stand
Side-Bracket
Spare click-stand ties
$31
$7
Bike ComputerCateye Micro Wireless(gift) $0
Bike SeatBrooks Flyer-S Saddle(gift) $0
Extras & AccessoriesBungee Cord
Bike Pump
2 Drink Bottles
Bell
Jared gave me my Scott bike as a gift. It used to be his friends in South Korea and has been maintained well. The cost of the bike has not been included in the total.

Everyday Tools & Spare Parts
Total $200 (approx)
Allan KeysSelect Sizes 3,4,5,6,8$20
Needle Nose Pliers$5
Puncture Repair KitPlus extra patches$10
Chain OilBry Lube$10
Mini Allan Key Set(gift) $0
Bike Multi Tool
Wrench100mm$3
Chain Oil$10
More Tools, Spare Parts & Repair Kits
Spoke Key$10
Repair KitsMcNett Seam Grip Sleeping Pad Repair Kit
McNett Gear Aid Tenacious Ultra-Strong Repair Tape
$9
$5
Spare WiresOne Brake
One Gear
$2
$2
Spare Tubes26" Schwalbe(x2) $7
Spare Brake ShoesQuad Q-Stop Blocks$10
Spokes(x8) $5
Cassette Removal ToolStein Stein Mini Cassette Lockring Tool Shimano/SRAM 1$35
MiscellaneousChain Links
Various nuts and bolts
Ortlieb Clip spacers
Rubber Bands
Zip Ties
Lengths of Binding String
Various sized clips
Spare Shimano Shoe Cleats
Duct Tape