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Forum: Mountain Biking 02-03-13, 06:59 PM
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Posted By mega69
http://www.pricepoint.com/detail/23445-315_ROC012-...

http://www.pricepoint.com/detail/23445-315_ROC012-3-Parts-59-Forks/Accessories/RockShox-XC28-Fork-2012.htm

If you decide to upgrade this is a wonderful improvement for the money.
Enjoy your...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-03-13, 06:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,025
Posted By mega69
The flex is pretty common in lower end...

The flex is pretty common in lower end shocks..Even if you upgraded to a better shock youll still find some flex in them.
Common shocks use 28mm stanchions and typically have more flex than say one...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-03-13, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By mega69
No; i havent used an RST suspension fork. Most...

No; i havent used an RST suspension fork. Most everything today are 1-1/8" with forks.
I just recalled reading elsewhere about RST selling basic suspension forks without
steerer tubes and the...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-03-13, 01:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,025
Posted By mega69
50 millimeter = 1.968503935 inches....Less than 2...

50 millimeter = 1.968503935 inches....Less than 2 inches of travel even if it was in working order.
parking curbs are generally taller than that at least where i come from. They would still bottom...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-03-13, 01:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,025
Posted By mega69
well if he/she can find a shop thats got parts...

well if he/she can find a shop thats got parts for such an old worn out shock then great...but considering it is as old as it is
i doubt any shop would fix it and cost would be more in labor i would...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-03-13, 01:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,025
Posted By mega69
So whats your recommendation?..he doesnt need a...

So whats your recommendation?..he doesnt need a suspension at all if he doesnt want one but he is complaining about the shocks bottoming out...so like i stated its either a bad fork or he NEEDS more...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-03-13, 12:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By mega69
A company called RST sells 1" steerer tube ...

A company called RST sells 1" steerer tube fork/shocks.
They sell the shock without the tube actually and you chose
what tube you want for it..they have 1" tubes availiable.

Also another...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-02-13, 11:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 213
Posted By mega69
Ive ridden Oleta before...I just ran recommended...

Ive ridden Oleta before...I just ran recommended pressures from the manufacturer.
Only riding ive seen low pressure were on trials style bikes for grab..Dont really have
an answer to the...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-02-13, 11:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,025
Posted By mega69
Well depends on how they ride in my opinion..For...

Well depends on how they ride in my opinion..For him to bottom out the fork either hes having fun jumping off curbs or its just a bad fork in general..either way he would need a better fork...or just...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-02-13, 10:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,025
Posted By mega69
You can get a very inexpensive upgrade shock with...

You can get a very inexpensive upgrade shock with 100mm of travel for less than $100.00
Im not sure what stem you have thogh.If you have a 1" steerer tube your options are pretty
slim on upgrades...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-02-13, 08:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 13,939
Posted By mega69
I can say the rear frame section on the genesis...

I can say the rear frame section on the genesis v2100 and the saber are alloy and not heavy steel.
The XR pro and xr200 im not sure about.296907


Photo of the lighter Saber model (all stock)
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-02-13, 08:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 13,939
Posted By mega69
The Mongoose XR Pro 29er and the XR200 26er are...

The Mongoose XR Pro 29er and the XR200 26er are the best 2 from mongoose that are worthy of upgrades.
And the Genesis V2100 26er and Saber 26er are the best from Genesis with the Saber being the...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-02-13, 08:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 13,939
Posted By mega69
Mongoose XR-PRO 29" Men's Mountain Bike: SR...

Mongoose XR-PRO 29" Men's Mountain Bike:

SR Suntour crank offers a wide range of gearing
Riding Style: mountain bike
Frame: aluminum, full-suspension main frame maximizes performance
...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-02-13, 06:35 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,854
Posted By mega69
On a positive note it is the better quality...

On a positive note it is the better quality (Taiwan) built Schwinn frame. (Not China)...has great potential.
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-02-13, 06:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 13,939
Posted By mega69
296739 Dawes Haymaker 1200 $379.00 (click...

296739

Dawes Haymaker 1200 $379.00
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Frame

AltairX Custom Butted-Aluminum Trail-Tuned POWER STAY frame, hydroformed top-tube, reinforced-gussetted downtube,...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-02-13, 05:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 13,939
Posted By mega69
296738 $319.00 shipped to your door from...

296738
$319.00 shipped to your door from BikesDirect.com
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Motobecane 450HT


Frame
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