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09-30-07, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 507
Posted By themower

06 Kona Kikapu- worthy to upgrade?

I have this bike http://wheelworld.com/itemdetails.cfm?catalogId=39&id=3884

So far I put crank brothers mallet pedals, new grips, new tires, and new race face XC cranks.

With Christmas coming...
09-23-07, 09:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By themower

i guess wut im trying to say is... is it still...

i guess wut im trying to say is... is it still possible to do some freeriding with clip-in shoes?
09-23-07, 06:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By themower

Type of Pedals for my type of riding?

well... I usualy ride about 75% XC and 25% mild freeride (5 foot drops max and some fairly small dirt jumps)

so far I have been using platform pedals, and am wondering if I should switch to...
09-12-07, 10:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 413
Posted By themower

any real answer? are there any advantages...

any real answer?

are there any advantages with dirt jump mountain bikes over bmx bikes for dirt jumping?
09-12-07, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 413
Posted By themower

question about Dirt Jump mountian bikes

why do people prefer dirt jump mountain bikes over BMX bikes for dirt jumping?
08-24-07, 10:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By themower

well.... on steep hills I usualy have to hold the...

well.... on steep hills I usualy have to hold the back brake down.. does that count?
08-24-07, 10:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By themower

no I dont powerslide/skid on purpose.... only...

no I dont powerslide/skid on purpose.... only when i need to stop suddenly
08-24-07, 06:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By themower

back tire treads are shredding

So... my back tire treads are gone within two weeks...
But I do the same trails with my friend who's tires are fine.

I ride a Kona kikapu frame, so when i brake, it locks up the suspension. Does...
08-21-07, 08:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 463
Posted By themower

I had to get stiches 2 years ago from a shinner ...

I had to get stiches 2 years ago from a shinner


I did a no-footer but the right foot didnt catch the pedal and just sliced down my shin :/
08-20-07, 10:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By themower

tire

the bike is only 2 weeks old

i think it was a pinch flat because it took about 5 seconds for all the air to come out
08-20-07, 12:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By themower

stripped crank + popped tire

ok... so i was riding XC the other day and the left crank was loose but i kept peddling on it (bad idea). After i pedaled on it for about 5 minutes it came off. I found it was stripped a little. I...
08-18-07, 03:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 857
Posted By themower

kona kikapu hands down in my opinion :) it...

kona kikapu hands down in my opinion :)

it rivals the Giant Trance but cheaper

i got the kikapu for $599 while the trance was around $1.2k


although the giant trance was obviously...
08-13-07, 07:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 325
Posted By themower

My disk brakes are rubbing

My disk brakes are rubbing even when I am not holding the brake levers. any tips / suggestions?
08-13-07, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By themower

I ride the 06 kikapu with fox vanilla shocks. So...

I ride the 06 kikapu with fox vanilla shocks. So far, it is great with minimal bobbing while pedaling for XC.

I have also ridden the 07 kikapu and giant trance with air suspensions. For me, the...
08-07-07, 03:05 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,149
Posted By themower

will the air spring suspension be able to handle...

will the air spring suspension be able to handle around 5 foot drops? or is it mostly for going over rough terrain
08-07-07, 12:12 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,149
Posted By themower

air vs spring suspension?

what is the difference between them?
08-06-07, 12:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 470
Posted By themower

So... i have $500-$600 to spend

I am really looking for a duel suspension because I bent the back rim of my old hardtail from stair jumps. (i usualy ride street after the trails)

so far this is my first choice:...
07-30-07, 11:25 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,762
Posted By themower

Do you guys ride solo or with other people?

do you guys ride solo or with other people usualy?

if you ride with other people, how many?
07-25-07, 11:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By themower

vid of last weekend

just a short video that my friend filmed

we just started serious mountain biking about a month ago


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTjcnL1rTMQ
07-22-07, 10:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By themower

i weigh about 160 lbs. at 5' 10" avg sized...

i weigh about 160 lbs. at 5' 10"

avg sized guy
07-22-07, 10:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By themower

Hardtail vs full suspension for my terrain?

My local riding spot varies from huge freeride jumps to tame trails.

I ride the stuff in between. I love challenging trails with some dirt jumps.

Would a full suspension or hardtail fit best...
07-22-07, 09:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 501
Posted By themower

Good but affordable full suspension?

right now im riding a Trek singletrack hardtail and am wanting full suspension for bigger jumps, and bumpier trails.

I came across...
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