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    MY new beast

    Just put together my new Stinky Primo
    Her first real ride will be tomorrow then racing on Saturday.

    Slainte

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    That's a real piece of junk. I'll take it off your hands just because I'm a nice guy.



    My money pits:

    Cannondale Jekyll 500 with Avid Mechs and Sun DS2 rims with XT disc hubs.

    Cannondale F900 with SRAM XO shifters/derailler, Mavic X3.1 tubeless wheels, Avid Mechs, Race Face Next LP cranks, Time ATAC pedals, SRAM levers.

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    Okay, but you gotta pay the shipping

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    N O I C E !


    U need to come ride along with the bighit fellas.. including me!
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    I have nothing to say but

    drool....

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    Here ya go Mael

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    what? no close ups? c'mon!

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    Nice bike. When I get another bike it will definately be a Kona.

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    Originally posted by dirtbikedude
    Here ya go Mael
    Thanx dbd I can handle it myself. I just gotta save the cash and grab something like that for myself

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    Isn't that like your 100th stinky? I think you have an addiction, Dirtbikedude.

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    I keep telling my friends "I can't wait till I get a stinky" but I never get the response I'm looking for for some reason...

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    Do your friends ride?

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    Isn't that like your 100th stinky? I think you have an addiction, Dirtbikedude.
    In no way do I have an addiction. I could stop buying parts and frames any time I want

    Actually, I cracked my other one and Kona sent me this one to replace it. Very cool of them. I cracked a 2000 model standard Stinky and got a 2003 Stinky Primo in its place. Just one other reason they are my favorite company.

    I did have to pay a few bucks for the new Fox shock though. It set me back $150 but the way I see it, 150 bucks for a new rig is a sweeeeet deal.
    Also, all the parts on it are brand new since I recently upgraded the other one just before it cracked.

    Slainte

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    Originally posted by dirtbikedude

    Actually, I cracked my other one and Kona sent me this one to replace it. Very cool of them. I cracked a 2000 model standard Stinky and got a 2003 Stinky Primo in its place. Just one other reason they are my favorite company.
    Yep... one of the best ways to get frame upgrades... Last fall, my friend cracked the BB of his 2000 Sugar 2 and Fisher sent him a new 2003 frame (in bling-bling gold) with the carbon stays. Just remember to have a backup bike because warranty claims take a while depending on the bike company. Just out of curiosity, how long did it take Kona to get you a new frame?
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    how long did it take Kona to get you a new frame?
    9 days. That includes sending the frame to Kona, having them look at it and then sending a new one. It only took so long because of the shiping time.

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    9 days? Who do you know at Kona?????

    My last warranty frame took about 6 months and they still didn't get it right!

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    Who do you know at Kona?????
    Good conections. Lets just say I have made a few acquaintances on our local trails and the fact that my LBS is one of the biggest Kona dealers in CA helps too. The Kona rep. out here is way cool and the fact that I am a Kona fanatic is a plus also .


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