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Old 01-10-05, 09:10 PM
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if you could have one bike for the rest of you life what would it be. I would probaly like an enduro sx or a santacruz heckler

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Old 01-10-05, 09:14 PM
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Heckler in a second. No contest
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Old 01-10-05, 09:14 PM
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Specialized S-Works Epic Disc
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Old 01-10-05, 09:17 PM
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I would die for either of those bad boys. They are both light freeride bikes, but the Enduro would make a sick mountain-cross bike with that 5th Element air shock, where as the coil on the Heckler would slow it a bit, but still, it's a Santa Cruz.

I'd probably pick the Enduro though, just because of that ridiculously nasty paintjob. The Heckler should have the new Stance anyway.
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Old 01-10-05, 09:19 PM
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demo 9 boys...no contest....i think i mtie get a hard-on if i sat on that bike....although that s-works epic disc is mad sexy.....but still, demo 9 pro is the sweetest bike ever, ill find a picture and post it...





there we go, look at that thing, its sooo hot
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Old 01-10-05, 09:31 PM
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NO CONTEST Demo 9, Crassmaxx wheelset, Marz. Monster T with all the trimmings. If I had that bike Id run over everything, bump bump crunch AAAAAAAAH WEEEEEEEEE NO DOUBT.
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Old 01-10-05, 09:33 PM
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Yeti 575; I'd build it up myself with minor mods to the Race Disc setup.
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Old 01-10-05, 09:37 PM
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I might take the Heckler, too.
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Hold your horses people...hes looking for a trail bike not a fr bike to eat up a mountain...wow
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-V-10 frame
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-Hayes HFX-Magnesium 8inch rotors
-Progressive 5th Element 9 incher

That's my dream freeride/DH bike. I Have an '04 stinky D
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Old 01-10-05, 09:41 PM
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oh man I suck...ok if *I* could have only one...

No idea..would have to think about it..likely a trail bike with 5 to 6 in travel and a good shock
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Old 01-10-05, 09:53 PM
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Snakehunter, why the hell would you setup a Demo 9 with crossmax rims.
That would be seriously f'ed up. If you freeride on those rims you would kill them.

Now a bike I would love would be a Demo 8 setup with the older DeeMax's (yellow), Curnutt XTD or WhiteBro's DH2 fork, E13 Chaindevice, SRAM X0 and Hope 6pots. That would be the setup, but I really couldn't choose between frames, V10, Yeti 303, VP Free, M3...
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Old 01-10-05, 09:59 PM
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Carbon fiber, one crash only.

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Old 01-10-05, 10:03 PM
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I know someone who is selling a demo 9 for 2500. has a boxxer fork and sram components.
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I'd get a custom built one for like $30k.. and then sell it when whoever enforces the one-bike rule wasn't looking, and get like 10 of them.
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Old 01-10-05, 11:40 PM
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perhaps i would like this
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Old 01-11-05, 12:13 AM
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The bike I have right now.
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Old 01-11-05, 12:17 AM
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I'm happy with the bikes I have now, however if I had the budget I'd start building up one of these

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Originally Posted by Raiyn
I'm happy with the bikes I have now, however if I had the budget I'd start building up one of these
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oh my ... that's purdy... yum
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Hmmmm... Endure SX or Transition trail or park...
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Old 01-11-05, 11:12 AM
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Most likely another Cannondale for me. Maybe a Gemini, or a Prophet
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For trailriding, I put together an Intense XVP 5.5 matted to a Marzocchi All Mountain or a Z150, full Sram components with some Race Face Diabolous cranks, and some Chris King hubs laced to some Mavic rims, with some Hayes El Camino or Mag Carbon's. Of course Chris King headset and Thomson post with a Race Face Diabolous stem, Easton bar and some ODI grips.

Wait, that's my next build!

Ahhhhhhhh!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 01-11-05, 01:07 PM
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Bullit/66, that would be good for me.
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I'd custom build one of these:



The goal would be a bike equally suited to XC and Endurance racing and general trail riding. I'd spec it as follows:

Fork: 05 Marz Marathon XC 105mm
Headset: King in silver
Stem: RF Deus 90mm in silver
Bar: RF Deus Flat
Seatpost: RF XY
Saddle: Selle Italia Flite
Wheels: XT Disc hubs on Mavic XM817 rims with DT Comp spokes for trail riding, Xmax SL's for racing
Crank: RF Deus in silver
Drivetrain: 750XT front and rear shifters and deraillers, XT cassette, SRAM PC89 chain
Brakes: Magura Marta SL's
Peddles: Eggbeater SS
Tires: Nokian NBX 2.0 Lites for racing, NBX 2.1 UST for trail riding, both with sealant
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DAMN! A2 I thought nobody was going to say that except me
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