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    your top speed

    well im sure that this has been done before but im wanting to know if you have new top speeds on the trails. post speed and trail conditions.
    being a noob ive done 23mph down hill on an unfamailure xc trail some roots sharp turn at the end hit a tree with a big grin.

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    68 MPH in the rain
    Like a circus monkey on a stolen Harley......

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    88mph in a mall parking lot.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mcoine View Post
    88mph in a mall parking lot.
    Did your flux capacitor kick in at the right moment?
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    Hee hee. Maximum speed on the computer.

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    Last edited by Dannihilator; 05-21-08 at 10:32 PM.
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    maybe around 26 sustained on hard tail.

    mx

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    I hit 47mph once at mount snow, down a ski/bike trail, it was scarey x10

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    Of course.
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    Only my road bikes are fitted with computers. My top speed remains a mystery.

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    Here's a 236 kph (146 mph) mountain bike:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vyOwvEKms8
    Last edited by cobba; 05-22-08 at 08:50 AM.

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    52 on road bike down steeep hill.
    Low 40's on fire roads.
    I don't think I want to go much faster.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rydaddy View Post
    Only my road bikes are fitted with computers. My top speed remains a mystery.
    Same.. and it will stay that way.

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    5 MPH. I only ride up.
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    42 mph, going downhill, My bike will just not go faster.

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    About 40 at Sun Peaks BC on the Masters Worlds DH course. Fastest I've ever gone on a mtn. bike - - and in open range no less moo!
    Last edited by dminor; 05-23-08 at 02:32 PM.

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