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    Specialized Rock Combo

    After looking for a complete Rock Combo for a while now I got one. A great guy I met at a swapmeet ended up giving me the Frame and Fork. I did not have any 26" wheels so I put the 650Bs and the rest of the parts off my Trek 620 on it.


    It just stopped raining so if I can keep some air in the tire and swap the stem to a shorter one I can get some miles in on it.





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    nice. i wouldn't mind one of those myself.

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    I have one in the exact color scheme with a rack on the back. It isn't light, but it will do a bit of everything and not complain.

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    I changed out the stem and its wonderful. I test fit some Gyles fenders and they will work great. Plenty of clearance for larger tires also.



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    Looks great! I like everything about it.

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    Nice looking ride. I think that was just a bit ahead of its time, we had a few but could never sell them.
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    Nice monster crosser. I'm liking this new trend.
    You got it buddy: the large print giveth, and the small print taketh away

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    what are those tires? Very cool.

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    Quote Originally Posted by IthaDan View Post
    what are those tires? Very cool.
    There Riv Ruffy Tuffys on QBP "Handspun" 650B wheels with LX hubs.

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    I passed on one of those fo $75. At the time, I didn't think I would have a need for it. Man, I am a dummy. Love it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by fender1 View Post
    I passed on one of those fo $75. At the time, I didn't think I would have a need for it. Man, I am a dummy. Love it!
    I had been looking for a while but when I found them people wanted over 200 for one. I kept putting it off until a guy gave me a stack of MTB frames and this one was in there. It really is a great bike.

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    What was the difference between the Rock Combo and the Rock Hopper? My wife had a '92 Rock Hopper that appeared to have very similar geometry and build as this bike.

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    Here is some info.


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