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Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

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Old 10-02-10, 12:58 AM   #1
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thoughts on leader 725tr v2

planning on getting this. any tips or reasons why i should totally get it right away or why i shouldn't get it? thanks!
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Old 10-02-10, 03:20 AM   #2
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I think you need to get one ASAP.

Whatever you do, don't tarck it out.
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Old 10-02-10, 06:33 AM   #3
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If you're after that type of frame, I say do it. Despite the haters, the V2 is a really nice frame for the price. Which fork would you get?
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Old 10-02-10, 10:37 AM   #4
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This is the style work i would get.



Anyone know where you can buy that?

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Old 10-02-10, 11:07 AM   #5
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Good choice. That's the Leader I806TR:

http://www.leaderbikestore.com/pd-i8...arbon-fork.cfm
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snap there it is! pretty sweet, but a little pricey.
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black it out.
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That build above is classy.
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If you're after that type of frame, I say do it. Despite the haters, the V2 is a really nice frame for the price.
+1.

Again, just don't tarck it out...
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Old 10-02-10, 01:36 PM   #10
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This one looks rad too:

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Old 10-02-10, 02:49 PM   #11
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alright sweet!!! is the frame sturdy? thats my only thing thats keeping me from getting it cause its aluminum...
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The V2 is made of thicker-walled aluminum than previous versions and is extremely sturdy.
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Frame is awesome I love my leader.
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My now deactivated pista concept was thought to be a leader by many at the LBS.
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My now deactivated pista concept was thought to be a leader by many at the LBS.
Is it a black '04 one like mine?
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yes, sans decals. you have the same problem?
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Frame is awesome I love my leader.
I could be mistaken but I believe yours in an older V1.
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I actually kind of want this now...
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I actually kind of want this now...
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It's slightly cheaper than the 722 too...the gloss white looks pretty sweet and we can be....
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That was cute.

Yeah but if you want the good carbon fork, the cost goes up pretty significantly. Worth it, IMO.
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The 722 is $375 Canadian at one of the shops and the 725 is like $15-20 cheaper...


Hmmmm -Strokes imaginary beard-
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