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post #61 of 409 Old 08-07-2009, 05:36 PM
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i did have a good bike it was stolen though i custm built it, monoc dual slalom frame, sr suntour rux forkes, shimano slx hydraulic disk brakes, shimano deore gear set suntour duro crank, rpm bb, mach 1 rims with triple butted spokes, it was a really good ride for moutain biking and dirt jump. shame it was nicked:bri ckwall
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post #62 of 409 Old 08-07-2009, 08:52 PM
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Just got into mtb, picked myself up a Trek 6000 series

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post #63 of 409 Old 08-08-2009, 09:13 AM
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That's a nice one, Vassago. I just saw you posting some shots over at Two-Spoke also!

Loving that EX9 there, though.
thanks man, yea the ex9 is sweet, i have 2 set-up for, turns out if i run a 70mm stem and a riser bar and drop my seat, it's a perfect 4xer

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post #64 of 409 Old 08-08-2009, 02:57 PM
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iv got a Trek Bruiser all stock except for some better tires. i try and DH it but cant do the hardcore stuff. but i do alot of XC stuff. and i dont have anypics cause i just throw it in the back

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post #65 of 409 Old 08-09-2009, 03:35 AM Thread Starter
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I think I am selling the Shore in favor of a Banshee Sythe....

hmmm.... options abound!


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post #66 of 409 Old 08-10-2009, 12:49 PM
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what would you guys think if i picked up a '07 katmandu for $300? i wanna get into mountain biking real heavily, but i also do some jumps and drops. i have '05 dirt jumper 3's i'd put on it for that, i just need a pump for it so i could adjust if for the trails too (mainly for the uphill returns that i often find myself doing). it is a 21" frame, but i'm only like 5'8". i can pick up an '07 15" katmandu for $275, but i think that would be too small. i'm growing still and have alot more to do. what do you guys think? the 21" is white, and the 15" is brown. my current bike is a 22" frame, but i modified from ds to a hardtail, still though, i'm used to bigger bikes.
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post #69 of 409 Old 10-19-2009, 10:36 PM
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i dont have a picture of my bike but its a Giant Warp DS2. it has a Marzzochi front fork on it with 160mm disc brakes. its kinda heavy for a full suspension but for 700 bucks about 5 years ago it was a steal.

i think im going out to Brown County State park and taking the jeep and going mountain biking this sunday

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post #70 of 409 Old 10-19-2009, 10:40 PM
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Nothin special. I worked at REI so I picked up a Novara Aspen hard tail. Since I'm still fairly newb to mountain biking I opted for a cheaper entry level. It was between that and a Marin.

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post #71 of 409 Old 10-19-2009, 10:58 PM
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Mine's an old rigid frame Giant with a custom gear set (my lowest gear is like 6:1 or something, been a while since i set it up) and a rear disc setup

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post #73 of 409 Old 10-20-2009, 01:12 AM
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i got to many bikes,heres a pic of my scythe 37.6 lbs i also have a amp,kona scrap ans the lady has a shore


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post #74 of 409 Old 10-20-2009, 01:25 AM Thread Starter
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i got to many bikes,heres a pic of my scythe 37.6 lbs i also have a amp,kona scrap ans the lady has a shore

Exactly what I am looking at. Love the Boxxers man... I am running a set of RS Domain's, very happy with the performance for a low cost single crown, but the weight is a bit high. How are you liking the Scythe for all around riding, or is this just your DH/Park sled (looks like a race/DH kit on there)? My 07 Shore is my "everything" bike since I sold my Transition Preston FR "AM" bike.

Good to see this thread is still alive.


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post #75 of 409 Old 10-20-2009, 01:35 AM
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this bike is amazing it pretty much anywhere by that i mean it will pedal half decent up hill, the pro pedal on the new dhx 5.0 works great and a couple clicks on the compression on the boxxer combined with a un interupted seat tube for full length and pedaling up fromme is no prob and of course the light weight is nice as well, let me know if you coming this way we could do a wheelin/bike ride out of it.
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