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Forum: Mountain Biking 06-12-14, 11:08 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,229
Posted By Millerad1651
May check out mtbr.com. They have a 650B/27.5...

May check out mtbr.com. They have a 650B/27.5 specific sub-forum with a ton of info in it.

27.5 - 650b (http://forums.mtbr.com/27-5-650b/)

Trek, Specialized, Giant, Kona all have very nice...
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-06-14, 09:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,447
Posted By Millerad1651
If you can work on a bike for them, you may find...

If you can work on a bike for them, you may find a better deal on a slightly used bike for her on craigslist. For the same money, a couple year old bike with better components would be a better deal....
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-06-14, 09:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By Millerad1651
Not sure which bars you are specifically looking...

Not sure which bars you are specifically looking at, but may also check out Crank Brothers Cobalt 2 bars. I bought a set off Amazon for a pretty good deal. THey have a lot of positive reviews, and...
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-05-14, 08:57 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 40,861
Posted By Millerad1651
I rebuilt this 1993 Diamondback Sorrento into a...

I rebuilt this 1993 Diamondback Sorrento into a neighborhood and in town cruiser. Keeps my FS off the streets. Plus it gave me something to do this spring while it was cold and rainy.
...
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-05-14, 08:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 499
Posted By Millerad1651
Here is a handy site that gives a general idea. ...

Here is a handy site that gives a general idea.

2004 Specialized Stumpjumper - New and Used Bike Value (http://www.bicyclebluebook.com/SearchListingDetail.aspx?id=92382&make=741&model=41643)
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Forum: Mountain Biking 06-04-14, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 582
Posted By Millerad1651
You most likely have 9mm quick release for the...

You most likely have 9mm quick release for the fork. Most of the forks you will find used have that. Take off your front wheel...if you have a thin skewer, that is a 9mm quick release. There are...
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-04-14, 08:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 616
Posted By Millerad1651
Decent bike for what it is. Be good for a...

Decent bike for what it is. Be good for a beginner, ride it until things start to break. It probably won't hold up to hard MTB trails though. It is a big step up from anything you'll get a Wal-Mart....
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-03-14, 07:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 760
Posted By Millerad1651
But since you've already purchased the bike, you...

But since you've already purchased the bike, you may look on eBay or CL for a Suntour takeoff from a 29er. A lot of times people replace those with better forks. While they are not the best forks, it...
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-03-14, 07:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,085
Posted By Millerad1651
That Transition is beautiful...so is that...

That Transition is beautiful...so is that Breadwinner - but $8 g's....holy cow!
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-02-14, 07:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,726
Posted By Millerad1651
Not sure how far you are to these, but this may...

Not sure how far you are to these, but this may be worth a look. There really isn't a very good selection right now for CL.

GT Avalanche 4.0 mtb downtown toronto...
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-02-14, 07:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,085
Posted By Millerad1651
This place specializes in 650B bikes. Its where I...

This place specializes in 650B bikes. Its where I bought my tires for my conversion.

650B Bikes over $1500 | SIXFIFTY (http://www.sixfifty.com/Categories/1663-650b-bikes-over-1500.aspx)
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-02-14, 07:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,001
Posted By Millerad1651
I really like the Geax AKA for the front and...

I really like the Geax AKA for the front and Saguaro for the back. I've had them out on about 12 rides so far and really like them. The AKA is nice and grippy, and the Saguaro hasn't slipped out from...
Forum: Mountain Biking 06-02-14, 07:16 AM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,129,892
Posted By Millerad1651
You shouldn't need to buy new wheels to get a...

You shouldn't need to buy new wheels to get a thinner tire...just buy a thinner tire. You could get a hybrid style tire in 1.5" - 1.75" and they would still fit the wheels...its a lot cheaper option...
Forum: Mountain Biking 05-27-14, 06:12 PM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,129,892
Posted By Millerad1651
Ride along the river this evening. ...

Ride along the river this evening.

http://i1137.photobucket.com/albums/n505/millerad1651/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_2748_zpsf27b1a13.jpg...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-22-14, 08:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,482
Posted By Millerad1651
To replace, you need to find out the size....

To replace, you need to find out the size. Measure from the center of the mounting eyelet on top and bottom. Once you have that, look at eBay and CL for shocks in that size. You can get a decent Fox...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-14-14, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5,437
Views: 914,578
Posted By Millerad1651
Thanks. That sticker has just been sitting there...

Thanks. That sticker has just been sitting there for a year or so...once I repainted I thought, hell, why not use it on here! Still not quite finished. Got a couple more one-off stickers to put on....
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-13-14, 02:33 PM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,129,892
Posted By Millerad1651
New old ride...1993 Diamondback Sorrento How...

New old ride...1993 Diamondback Sorrento

How I got it...

http://i1137.photobucket.com/albums/n505/millerad1651/Mobile%20Uploads/IMG_6722_zps6836a4a3.jpg...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-13-14, 02:20 PM
Replies: 5,437
Views: 914,578
Posted By Millerad1651
Almost done with my 1993 Diamondback Sorrento...

Almost done with my 1993 Diamondback Sorrento rebuild. Got the frame for free, no wheels, and shifters and bottom bracket were shot. New paint, bought some used wheels, used some parts laying around,...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-10-14, 10:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 682
Posted By Millerad1651
I had a similar situation with a bike I bought a...

I had a similar situation with a bike I bought a couple months ago. It had a 120mm stem with 25" bars with a 1.5" rise. I'm 6'1" and it felt way too narrow. I ended up getting a shorter stem (60mm)...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-03-14, 06:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 611
Posted By Millerad1651
Check out the Geax AKA and Saguaro. Both have...

Check out the Geax AKA and Saguaro. Both have pretty tight tread patterns that would lend themselves well on pavement, but they still do a great job in anything other than thick mud.

Geax AKA 650B...
Forum: Mountain Biking 04-01-14, 09:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By Millerad1651
Seems a bit overpriced, but I'm not sure about...

Seems a bit overpriced, but I'm not sure about Canadian pricing on bikes.
2003 Trek Elite 9.8 - New and Used Bike Value...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-16-14, 10:28 AM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,129,892
Posted By Millerad1651
Just finished up the 650B conversion. Need a new...

Just finished up the 650B conversion. Need a new cassette and it'll be ready for the trails. I just added a new bar, stem and grips.
...
Forum: Mountain Biking 03-05-14, 08:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By Millerad1651
Check out Geax AKA and Saguaro. Both have really...

Check out Geax AKA and Saguaro. Both have really good reviews for grip, durability, and ability to use tubeless. I just ordered an AKA for the front and Saguaro for the back. They come in a 2.2 and...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-28-14, 10:14 AM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,129,892
Posted By Millerad1651
Oh ok...I knew it looked familiar though. There...

Oh ok...I knew it looked familiar though. There hasn't been much around lately FS wise (at least for a decent deal). Take a look around Cincy, Columbus and Louisville. I picked up my Kona for a deal...
Forum: Mountain Biking 02-28-14, 08:08 AM
Replies: 3,110
Views: 1,129,892
Posted By Millerad1651
Do you have that for sale right now? Thought I...

Do you have that for sale right now? Thought I saw it on CL the other day...
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