It's been a while since i have posted...so here is what my 8.4 has evolved to.
Hopped Up Parts List:
Crank Brothers Carbon Bars(Cobalt 11 720mm)
Crank Brothers Stem(Cobalt 3 80mm)
Crank Brothers Pedals(Eggbeaters 3)
Crank Brothers Wheels(Iodine 2 29)
Crank Brothers Set Post(Cobalt 2)
Shimano Deore Shifters
Shimano Deore Hydraulic Brakes
Shimano SLX Front Derailer(To clear bigger tires)...the stock front derailers only allow at best, a 29x2.0mm tire
Shimano SLX Rear Shadow Derailer
Schwalbe Rocket Ron 29x2.2 Front Tires
Maxxis IKON 29x2.2 Rears
Rockshocks Reba Dual Air(80mm)
Once it's daylight, ill take more pics of the parts close up.
Definitely not teh same bike i got 2 years ago.