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    '05 NUEser EJ123's Avatar
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    Well the Loki is finally done! **lots of pix**

    I must say it is extremely tough and it feels really comfortable, n not too heavy.

    I had to buy a new headset, seatpost, and front derailleur though.





















    Wannagetgood is te man for showin me this frame

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    Nice! But get those QR skewers pointing the right way- front pointing up parallel to the stanchion and rear rotated 180 degrees from the current pic.
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    lookin good.
    trek bruiser 1

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    Great looking bike. When is the pool party????
    Like a circus monkey on a stolen Harley......

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    Quote Originally Posted by gwhunt23
    Nice! But get those QR skewers pointing the right way- front pointing up parallel to the stanchion and rear rotated 180 degrees from the current pic.
    Awesome thanks.

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    looks sharp!!

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    That looks hot.

    How much did that frame cost you?

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    What the. On pricepoint, the Sette Shadow looks EXACTLY like this loki. Hm. It has basically the same welding, like the seat/top tube gussts, and the rear stays. It has the same 7005 material also. Is my loki somehow this same knockoff model?

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    Quote Originally Posted by chadasm
    That looks hot.

    How much did that frame cost you?
    185USD 199 w/ shipping.

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    Hott.

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    Quote Originally Posted by EJ123
    What the. On pricepoint, the Sette Shadow looks EXACTLY like this loki. Hm. It has basically the same welding, like the seat/top tube gussts, and the rear stays. It has the same 7005 material also. Is my loki somehow this same knockoff model?
    Yeah, it's possible that it's almost the same frame. Most house brand stuff is not made in-house, but rather rebadged stuff.

    On a related note, many cheaper frames are all the same in that they come out of the same Asian production line with different stickers. For example, Leader Bike and Nashbar brand frames are the same thing, just with different paint and stickers.
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    That's a pretty bike

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    Im trying learn how to do a proper wheelie. I feel there's this threshold at which you know your in that right length above the ground to continue a semiconstructed wheelie. Its pretty cool. I managed to get off the gound about 10 inches, and travel for about 7 feet. Whats a common and effective gear ratio?

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    Though I am beginning to feel a bit nervous about the massively cheap fork taking unnecessary hits like that. Perferrably cracking the crown. I think I need a hella better fork.

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    Thats a pretty sweet rig you got there. I say keep the fork and beat it to s**t...then replace it!

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    Looks real nice man good luck

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    I think you should replace that fork as soon as you can. I've had some friends that were seriously hurt when their Stance flow blew up/snapped on them.


    http://www.pricepoint.com/detail/137...Freeride-3.htm

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    I need anything at or under 120mm though. Thanks for suggestion tho.

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    Very nice bike EJ! Replace that fork A.S.A.P before you hurt yourself!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jason222
    Wow the DJ3 is nice and cheap. heh it would go well with the bike since the frame is like a DJ.

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    Yep, or you could try ebay and get stuff cheaper.

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