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Old 04-11-05, 09:00 AM   #1
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Hey all. For my birthday I got 600 bucks (canadian) for a new mountain bike. I love taking my unnamable bike out on many a trail and drop (even if it sucks really bad). I'm very excited to get a new bike that will treat me better and im looking at the Specialized Hardrock Sport. My friends got one and he's pleased with it. So is it a good choice?
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Hey all. For my birthday I got 600 bucks (canadian) for a new mountain bike. I love taking my unnamable bike out on many a trail and drop (even if it sucks really bad). I'm very excited to get a new bike that will treat me better and im looking at the Specialized Hardrock Sport. My friends got one and he's pleased with it. So is it a good choice?
I just got one, exactly a month ago. I'm very pleased with it, just like your friend. Only thing I didn't really like is the RST fork and the rims untrue quite fast. The frame feels nice and sturdy though. I think you'd love this bike, I do trails and urban assault on it and it treats me great. Test ride it at your local bike shop and see how it feels like.
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Hey, thanks. Will do.
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Actually, just testride your friend's Hardrock. Just kiddin, they should have several sizes in your LBS.
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I have one also, and I'm very pleased with it. DC is right, the rims do get out of true pretty quick, but I haven't bent mine further than what I did in the first week, since.

And the brakes still work well, since they aren't bent very far.
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I have one also, and I'm very pleased with it. DC is right, the rims do get out of true pretty quick, but I haven't bent mine further than what I did in the first week, since.

And the brakes still work well, since they aren't bent very far.
What's DC? (I figured in this case it wasn't anything to do with Dual Crown )
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ROFL I can't believe it. I was too worried about a personal issue at that moment and apparently I didn't think... god, lol!
I haven't gotten used to the initials DC yet anyway cause in 95% of the games I play and forums I visit I just use the nick "Skycat". lol

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Okay, then I'll call you Skycat.
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Awesome, thanks. *thumbs up*
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Hey Skycat

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Hardrock Sport is the only way I would ever go if all I had was enoguh money to get it with , I love mine. Too god damn bad its in the shop for awhile. Well I hope you make the right choice.

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