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Old 01-23-04, 11:06 PM   #1
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dont laugh..........

I go to Dicks sporting goods, all the time, and I always see this small mountain bike they sell.

Its a small downhill Mt bike, with 24", singal speed, and super wide handlebars, rigid and very heavy duty steel fork and frame. It must wieght in at 40 pounds. They sell this bike for $120, and I dont think it would ever break, this thing is so massive, I sweare the steel tubing is off of a tank!!!!!!!!
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Old 01-23-04, 11:28 PM   #2
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It would break. 'MAYBE' not the frame. But the shock or any other part would.
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Old 01-23-04, 11:30 PM   #3
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It would break. 'MAYBE' not the frame. But the shock or any other part would.
it dosnt have any suspension, its all rigid
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Old 01-24-04, 12:03 AM   #4
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Old 01-24-04, 12:05 AM   #5
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Old 01-24-04, 12:13 AM   #6
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It might make a good project bike, I would prolly strip it then put all my parts on.
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Old 01-24-04, 12:19 AM   #7
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I'm sure Dick's has a website. Or perhaps you could do a Google search on the brand / model so we know what the heck you're talking about.
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Old 01-24-04, 12:44 AM   #8
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Old 01-24-04, 07:52 AM   #9
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I'm sure Dick's has a website. Or perhaps you could do a Google search on the brand / model so we know what the heck you're talking about.
I just checked there site, and didnt find it. But I did see some full suspension bikes selling for $150, one of them has a Honda logo lol
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the bike you were talking about before might be a 24" BMX cruiser.

I probably wouldn't go too hard on any bike that only cost 120 bucks though.
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Old 01-24-04, 12:13 PM   #11
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the bike you were talking about before might be a 24" BMX cruiser.

I probably wouldn't go too hard on any bike that only cost 120 bucks though.
yeah, but it didnt have those tall BMX style handlebars, just flat mt bike bars

but, you're right, its prolly not a good bike.
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Why the obsession with cheap ass bikes?
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Old 01-25-04, 02:53 PM   #14
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This is what happens to department store bikes, you wanna be cheap and kill yourself? Found this on another site:
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Old 01-25-04, 09:44 PM   #15
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This is what happens to department store bikes, you wanna be cheap and kill yourself? Found this on another site:

THE BIKE I LOOKED AT WAS A RIGID FRAME, AND DID NOT HAVE SUSPENSION!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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That bike looks pretty rigid to me.


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Old 01-26-04, 02:29 PM   #18
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All the more reason not to get it. This thing had a little suspension to absorb an impact and it still killed it. Think about it.
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sweet fame....i htink the point of buying cheap bikes IS to push them hard....
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Old 01-27-04, 08:43 PM   #20
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I wouldn't get Dick's hard rigid thing. Sounds nasty.
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Old 02-14-04, 12:38 PM   #21
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ha i can see it now "today we got a special on all of rigid dicks, buy em now before theyre gone!"
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