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    Huh?


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    wow. weird.


    still, the FS bike is simply a motocross bike without the petroleum-based engine.

    with all thus response to extreme terrain, it seems that an FS is just a comfort bike on steroids...(just joshing you).

    one day i'll salivate for one of these. but they really are ugly
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    I think it "looks" PIMP.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chelboed View Post
    I think it "looks" PIMP.
    that's cool

    i admit, i'd rather ride it than look at it

    but afford it????
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    That must have been some export model XTS Moto. Every XTS Moto I've known of, in their 4-year production run from 2003 - 2006 were the familiar plumber's nightmare faux-bars that Ed spoke of:

    2003:



    2006:


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    Yep, just looks like a U.K. model. Basic single pivot Bullit clone.

    http://www.diamondback.co.uk/range.aspx?ID=12

    Looks decent, but nothing special. A bit overpriced for what you'd be getting there, IMO. The single crown XTS looks like a fun bike. So does building up the Sabbath frame kit.
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    Wow scrub...according to that site...the frame comes with it's own "upper stanchions"
    Last edited by ed; 08-24-09 at 09:20 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by scrublover View Post
    Yep, just looks like a U.K. model. Basic single pivot Bullit clone . . . Looks decent, but nothing special. A bit overpriced for what you'd be getting there, IMO.
    Ouch! That is spendy for what it is. Being a Bullit-clone, it at least it stands a chance of being more capable of what it's intended for than the original Moto.

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