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Old 09-27-04, 08:50 AM   #1
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How much can my XC crank take?

I just barely bought a new Race Face Evolve crankset W/ an SRX bb. I really like it a lot. It's really stiff and light, and it shifts well. I'm just wondering how much abuse it can take. I wont be doing any big hucks or anything (max of five feet) since I only have a hardtail. Will my lightweight XC crank and bb hold up to that? I only weigh around 130-135 pounds, so I'm usually not too hard on my equipment. Please reply before I do something stupid without knowing if I can!
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Old 09-27-04, 09:27 AM   #2
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The cranks can take some abuse (5ft works well). That bb sucks. I have blown through a few.

Ithought (in the past) evolve was a cost effective freeride crank? Not a xc crank.
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Old 09-27-04, 11:45 AM   #3
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Ithought (in the past) evolve was a cost effective freeride crank? Not a xc crank.
If I remember correctly, RF makes the Evolve in a DH/FR and an XC model.
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ahhh...ok...I stopped tracking raceface a while ago when I switched to fsa. I totally forgot that fact.
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