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Old 09-25-06, 10:42 PM   #1
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Eastern or Hoffman

Hello should i get the hoff man rythm or the eastern element? also what is a bike that weighs around 26 pounds

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Old 09-25-06, 10:42 PM   #2
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No stock bike weighs 26lbs. And either bike will be fine.
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Old 09-25-06, 11:40 PM   #4
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Is the Wethepeople beyond bike 2007 any better?
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Old 09-26-06, 06:48 AM   #5
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Hoffman over Eastern and WTP.
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Old 09-26-06, 01:02 PM   #6
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Eastern. The 07 models are sweet and they come with the medusa sprocket.
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Old 09-26-06, 01:20 PM   #7
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id go with the eastern because they've been doing alot with their company lately so the bikes are pretty updated as far as new parts and tech. go.
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Old 09-26-06, 02:57 PM   #8
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I'm not particularly (sp?) a fan of Eastern but damn the new bikes are looking good. Cassete hubs on pretty much all of them!
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Old 09-26-06, 03:29 PM   #9
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I wish my fit came with a cassette...
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Old 09-27-06, 09:07 AM   #10
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Mine did , sold it though
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There are like 5 different modles of the hoffman rythem what one are you gettin.
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Old 09-27-06, 09:02 PM   #12
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And save up more and get the PL1
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Old 09-28-06, 07:54 PM   #14
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Hello should i get the hoff man rythm or the eastern element? also what is a bike that weighs around 26 pounds
Pretty much any bike without the back wheel should come in right around 26 lbs.
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Old 09-29-06, 07:30 AM   #15
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Pretty much any bike without the back wheel should come in right around 26 lbs.
Haha.
With my new frame and parts my bike should come in around 26-25...

With all the parts, including wheels.
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new rule: Kinetik is not allowed to talk about his frame until he actually gets it.
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Cast in stone from this day forth.

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best thing ive ever heard mude say
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Hahahahha.
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An eastern paydirt weighs 28 if that's close enough.
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