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Old 01-11-19, 09:21 PM
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Ironfish653
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Originally Posted by 3speedslow View Post


This one is an 18. The fit as I ride it around today is perfect. Could use a different set of tires but I got that covered already with nice bin tires waiting. The ones on it are in perfect condition and are so stinky light! I thought the thin sided thick tread thing was a modern idea but here these are from 1996.

That's because those were nice tires; Tioga Psycho's were a pretty fast hardpack tire, BITD. Continental's XC / Leader PRO had those translucent sidewalls like you see on their Gatorskin road tires.
People seem to forget that there were once high-end 26" MTB's.
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