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Old 08-17-07, 10:12 AM   #1
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What's the fastest you've gone?

Just for fun, according to your cycle computers what's the fastest you've gone on your mtb? I hit 31mph yesterday but I know that's weaksauce.
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Old 08-17-07, 10:39 AM   #2
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At least 60 km/h...
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Old 08-17-07, 10:47 AM   #3
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I've done 50 on my road bike. On my mountain bike i tend to spin out because of the low gearing. 44-11
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usually around 30 on my mtn bike but i hit 40 on my road bike once.
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Old 08-17-07, 11:30 AM   #6
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like unassisted (flat terrain), or downhill. I think we'd get some crazy speeds downhill
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Old 08-17-07, 11:54 AM   #7
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With the help of some slicks and a nice paved road I managed to hit 55.1mph going down a big hill.
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6.34 MPH. I had it pinned!
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Downhill on pavement on a MTB (44.6 mph). No pedaling
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Old 08-17-07, 03:15 PM   #10
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About 40 on a downhill course at Sun Peaks. Add the thrill that it's open range land and we had cows on the course in practice
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Old 08-17-07, 03:22 PM   #11
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about 700 on flat
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I wouldn't say the are worthless, but I don't have one on my mountain bike. The only time it really mattered was in a long point to point race.

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I don't own one but one of the guys at SP actually did and he clocked 42 across the 'cow pasture' drop-away.
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Old 08-17-07, 03:53 PM   #15
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The few days I used a computer, I hit 38 MPH but ran out of room.
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No cyclocomputer, no music from an Ipod, how do you ever tap into your inner strength?
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You mean inner strength?
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i don't have a cyclocomputer. but my cousin does. being the kind hearted family member he is, he let me barrow his bike while i was recovering mine. anyways, fastest i got going on his bike was 43 mph down a fireroad.
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Hit 7.5 today. wooooooohoooooooooo!!!!!!!
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Hey mtnbiker66...I like the new sig pics, but is that poop on your center lug?



I shipped my Super-V up to my parents house in WA a week before I flew there...UPS messed it up.

My Dad threw his Huffy MTB in the back of the Bronco and drove up to the top of a mountain. I rode the bike back down with him behind me. I was doing 55-60mph according to his speedometer with him 5 feet behind me.

It was so fun that it didn't even cross my mind that the crappy ol' Huffy wheels could have just fallen off, hehe.
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Hey mtnbiker66...I like the new sig pics, but is that poop on your center lug?



I shipped my Super-V up to my parents house in WA a week before I flew there...UPS messed it up.

My Dad threw his Huffy MTB in the back of the Bronco and drove up to the top of a mountain. I rode the bike back down with him behind me. I was doing 55-60mph according to his speedometer with him 5 feet behind me.

It was so fun that it didn't even cross my mind that the crappy ol' Huffy wheels could have just fallen off, hehe.
Just dirt.........I think. I may need to go do a taste test.

*edit*.............nope just dirt.
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Just dirt.........I think. I may need to go do a taste test.

*edit*.............nope just dirt.
You must remember that old Cheech & Chong routine too, eh?
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when my friend and i thought it was cool to put computers on our 300$ zellers bikes (not actually from zellers, but same quality) i got up to 41.6 km/h on flats, and those bikes weigh a good 40 pounds. down a 'mountain' (more of a big hill lol) i did 70ish km/h. nothin special, but still fun. now i think ive done 50, i sometimes race cars in he 50 section and win so ya
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