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Old 08-03-08, 03:01 PM   #1
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Kicker or Launch

I'm undecided on between the Launch and Kicker from Kink. whats the reason for the 18" wheels on the kicker? and how would that feel?
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Old 08-03-08, 03:42 PM   #2
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how tall are you? and weight?
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Old 08-03-08, 04:00 PM   #3
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I'm about 5' 10~11" and around 125 pounds.
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Old 08-03-08, 05:53 PM   #4
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Don't get an 18" bike!!!!
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Old 08-03-08, 06:05 PM   #5
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yea i dnt know that much bout a bike buh dam...18" sounds to low lol
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Old 08-03-08, 07:54 PM   #6
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deff. not an 18". those are for kids and short people. go at least 20.5 TT.
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Get a kink gap or whip. Way better components.
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Old 08-04-08, 09:54 AM   #8
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Alright thanks guys. i dont have the money for the whip or gap. is the launch decent enough for just jumpin and nuthing to serious?
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