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Old 09-01-03, 07:24 PM   #1
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Fisher Marlin Upgrades

Anyone have any ideas for Marlin upgrades?
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Old 09-01-03, 08:06 PM   #2
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the rider could always use some improvement.
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Whatever breaks first!

Or, if you must (in order of significance);

1. Wheels/Tires
2. Fork
3. Brakes (Better V's or Discs)
4. Shifters
5. Cranks/bb (stock bb's are HEAVY!)
6. Derailleurs (Rear first, then front)
7. Seatpost/Stem/Handlebar

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Would upgrading to a new model be worth it? like Giant rainer or a nother Fisher. FS is to expensive for me.
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the Marlin is a pretty good package..... U should probably upgrade the mechs first and then possibly the fork.....
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Like what the gears brakes wheels?
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