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Old 04-20-05, 07:23 AM   #1
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Cannondale Prophet

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i'm simon come from hk, i want to buy a mtb, so i want to know which is better? cannondale prophet good?
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Old 04-20-05, 07:24 AM   #2
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hi everybody,
i'm simon come from hk, i want to buy a mtb, so i want to know which is better? cannondale prophet good?
Excellent bike for all mountain riding....I want to get one for myself...
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expensive in usa?
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expensive in usa?
Yeah....I live in Canada..but the prices are similiar $2100 CAD for the Prophet 600...

It is worth every penny IMO
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almost hk$15,000 for prophet 800, but it's a very nice bike...
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almost hk$15,000 for prophet 800, but it's a very nice bike...
$15000 sounds like a lot of cash

I just bought some brakes and hubs from HK...hopefully I wont get nailed for duty and taxes

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I concur with sparks, the prophet is an amazing bike if your looking for solid all mountain performance. The lefty is awesome and is as good a performer as any other fork out there, the SPV that YOu get once YOu go up to the 1000 and above is also a big plus. Good luck with your purchase.
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