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Old 02-22-06, 08:51 AM
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DK Fury?

Is the DK Fury any good? Its only $240.00 and it only weighs 24 lbs. Sorry im talking about the weight alot but i need a light bike for me because im 80 lbs and 4.10ft and pretty weak in my arms . But then im thinking about the DK Six Pack, but that one is 9 lbs heavier. Also what does it mean on www.dancomps.com

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When they ship it they will take off the handlebars and the pedals and the tires and the seatpost. It is all simple enough to do yourself if you have a 15mm-(depending on how big your axle nuts are) wrench and some allen keys.


*Edit- Pedals can be tricky and its possible to ruin your pedals I always forget what way they screw on so I always start it by hand slowly. Sometimes it screws in turning left and sometimes right. Its going to be either or. You will want to grease everything... You want a bike shop to do this if you dont have the grease and tools.
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I have the 24" version, which they used to sell but don't seem to anymore.
It's not a bad bike, I've had it for about a year. It's kind of racing geometry, which is not always so good for riding street or trails or something.. and it's 6061 aluminum, not quite as nice a ride as cromoly I'd guess. It is light though. Depending on what you're going to ride mostly, I'd probably just get the 6-pack. You get better components, cromoly frame, etc.

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Originally Posted by MadMan2k
I have the 24" version, which they used to sell but don't seem to anymore.
It's not a bad bike, I've had it for about a year. It's kind of racing geometry, which is not always so good for riding street or trails or something.. and it's 6061 aluminum, not quite as nice a ride as cromoly I'd guess. It is light though. Depending on what you're going to ride mostly, I'd probably just get the 6-pack. You get better components, cromoly frame, etc.

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Not a bad backyard...
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Old 02-22-06, 04:25 PM
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im doing street and cement park is the dk fury better or dk sixpack
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The fury is more for racing, I would go with the six pack.
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ok well what about Haro and Redline that is what my local store is selling like the Redline store has the roam for $200 is that anygood and the other store has SO MANY Haros like all different models i remember one called the Backtrail. Thanks
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The six pack isn't going to be good for a kid his size- I'd be surprised if he could do a manual for 1/4 second...
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what about a Haro Backtrail V1 i rode my friends that i havent seen in a while at the skatepark and it was cool for 200 at the local store. Also on my crappy gt bike or whatever it is i can almost do barspins! . Just telling again im gonna use the bike for like manuals, high bunnyhops over things, skatepark that has bowls, airs off spine and stuff so what do you think i should get. Thanks!
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Originally Posted by GunzOfSteel 921
The six pack isn't going to be good for a kid his size- I'd be surprised if he could do a manual for 1/4 second...
Ya, I kind of didn't pay attention to his heigth until you pointed that out. I didn't realy relize he was 4'10".
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so what should i get do you guys think i should get?
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The aluminum is not as strong. It's probly ok since your pretty light but I would only use the Fury for racing.
Get something shorter than the six-pack, like a step-up. Then upgrade some stuff if you want something nicer. You could get a set of sealed hub, 3/8" axle, double wall rims, for like $100.
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hmm anyone else have any other ideas i like urs cbolt
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save up to $300 and get a Six Pack..its a great bike for a begginer or even someone that needs a new bike and doesnt have lots of $$$ to build up a crazy custom complete...
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i weigth 250 and 6.3 feet tall what bike do u think could handle all this? hahah but seriously.
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