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Old 03-26-07, 06:51 PM
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specialized rockhopper vs. kona blast...

what do you think i should get? good and bad on both...

specialized rockhopper http://www.specialized.com/bc/SBCBkModel.jsp?spid=22178

kona blast http://www.konaworld.com/shopping_ca...4&parentid=253
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Good lord, just get a freakin' bike!
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No crap. At some point you gotta go out and decide for yourself.
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why does it look like the red rockhopper disc comes with a newer version fork than the black rockhopper...?
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why does it look like the red rockhopper disc comes with a newer version fork than the black rockhopper...?
because red is faster than black
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red is so 90s......

black is stealth.....
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Originally Posted by lowlux
red is so 90s......

black is stealth.....
there you go. make your decision based on this reasoning.
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o.o.. but there both black....
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Aren't they usually mud brown?
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get the konalized.
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The Kona Blast will bring you shame.
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The Kona Blast will bring you shame.
Yeah, but Specialized sucks. So he's really in a bind.
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What to do....what to do......
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get the hopblaster
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Originally Posted by Oleanshoebox
get the hopblaster


This one's supposed to be a pretty good hop-blaster.
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Check out Schwinn, everyone knows Specialized sucks and Kona is mass produced crap.

Oh, and for the record, on a 4 mile course, a red bike will be 0.5 sec faster than a black bike. Oh wait, or is that cause the red bike has ceramic bearings...
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You should get a Gary Fisher Wahoo, or a Marlin.... hmmm maybe a Rig, no, get a Tassajara. Great bike. I would highly recommend you get an Iron Horse Bike, any model will do but try and find a re badged North Face model, they are a little bit faster. If I were looking at new bikes I would get a Trek 820 'cause steel is real my man. I would definitely get a Trek 4500, awesome awesome awesome. I, personally like the Trek Fuel series, you should buy that. No new bike purchase is complete without buying a Haro Sonix VL 120S. Don't miss this bike! Buy it NOW!! If you want to buy a good bike go out and purchase the Transition Vagrant!Yeah, bruh! I suggest you by a Voodoo Dambala 29er, it's a less common bike and will serve you well. I'm going to recommend you buy a Giant Rincon, it's the best bike ever made in the history of bike making. After you finish test riding those loser Specialized and Kona bikes, wash your arse off, it's dirty from sittin' on that trash you know, and go out and buy a Jamis XLT. That's what I'd do.
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Get the Specialized. Once you get it, ride it a lot.










Get the Kona. Once you get it, ride it a lot.
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i just got the rockhopper disc in satin black, real nice lookin bike. havent had much problems with it and i gave it a lot of beatings already. id go for the rockhopper.
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