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Old 12-04-11, 08:37 PM
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The current Rockhopper uses M-4 alloy, the same alloy as early and mid 2000s Stumpys. Add in the latest frame build technology and you have a frame that's probably better than a six year old Stumpy. Not too shaby.
Of course I'm biased cause I just gave my son my 05 Rockhopper.
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