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Equipment/Product Review (1985) SUNTOUR Superbe Pro group

Old 11-29-20, 09:30 AM
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I've always believed 1985 was the pinnacle year for Suntour. Absolutely stunning groupset!
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Old 11-29-20, 12:26 PM
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I never knew there was a 23t limit for that rear derailer, I used a FW with a 25t cog with one of these and never had any issues. Thanks for posting!
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great review from back in the day when they actually gave the reader details and new insight into the items; seems now a days, all reviews are like clif notes and so devoid of details and yet, they call them reviews. This is how they should be done, knock knock, any writers for the bike mag industry out there??
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I'm still using those pedals. So wonderful!!
I'm also using the XC Pro pedals with Grease Guard, where you can inject fresh grease into the inboard bearing. Not sure that it makes much difference, but still pretty nice.

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Out of all my bikes, present and past, this is still my favorite group. Thanks for sharing that review, good read!


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Thanks for a supercool share.
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Originally Posted by jamesdak View Post
Out of all my bikes, present and past, this is still my favorite group. Thanks for sharing that review, good read!


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That is a beautiful photo.
I'm reminded of the old Kohler faucet commercial.
It's as if you asked a custom builder to design a frame around that crank.
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