Mountain Biking - Oh, the descisions!
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10-17-05, 06:24 PM
I've got a problem. I have a 1000 (or so) dollar budget to spend on a new bike, and I've gotten a few choices.
1. Norco Rival- $720
2. Norco Ryde- $1100
3. Brodie Brat- $850
4. Kona Scrap- $1100
5. Kona Shred- $900
So any of you with experience with any of these rides or just overall knowhow of all things, give me a hand. Thanks guys.
10-17-05, 06:49 PM
Test ride them to see which one you like the most.
10-17-05, 08:42 PM
I like the Scrap. But that's just what I think. Cuase I am more of a dirt Jumper. But the Shred is nice too. I think Konas are very tough bikes. So is the Brodie Brat. But I have never seen the Norcos, so I can't say anything for them.
10-17-05, 08:54 PM
I say the scrap.
Weren't you going to get a bigfoot?
10-17-05, 09:14 PM
Nah, a sasquatch. But 1400 dollars is too much money. I wish I could though...
10-18-05, 08:58 PM
Hey, woohoo, im getting the sasquatch. It comes with truvativ downhill riser bar,(which is effing thick, I may add) truvativ hussefelt stem,sun singletracks, kenda nevegals, marizocci drop off 130mm fork, Titec Berzerkr seat, HFX9 hydro 8inch disk brakes, Shimaon Deore 9 sp cassette, Wellgo alloy flat pedals with steel pins, Axiom Tattoo lock on grips, all sorts of awsome goodies. It feels amazing. The tires are huge, too. 2.5's, if I remember correctly.
10-18-05, 09:24 PM
leet, hope you have fun with it
10-18-05, 09:40 PM
dont forget tax, my cuz has a brodie brat and it feels realy funny under you... The norcos... ekkk... The konas, yea, if its 05 get the kona shred, 06 get the scrap... its so nice this year, im getting one, or a p.2
my cuz has a brodie brat and it feels realy funny under you...
Why do I hear this song (http://www.destgulch.com/movies/deliver/dueling.mid) when I read this?
10-19-05, 04:39 AM
I'm getting an 06 ryde in the spring.
10-19-05, 04:44 AM
HAHA :D Squeal piggy!
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