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Old 08-03-07, 08:48 AM
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Originally Posted by MaxBrokeAway View Post
Yea, im gonna be going between XC and light freeride...its a trail/all mountain set up.

well...what if I take my spacing down 1/4 inch? Considering Im gaining nearly an inch in the travel even on the lowest setting?
I read somewere that for XC riding you don't want more than an inch of space between the stem and top of the tube. I recently cut about 3/8 inch off my steerer tube and couldn't believe the different feel it had. That little amount made a big difference.
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