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10-12-07, 03:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,089
Posted By euroford

a real downhill bike is going to cost you some...

a real downhill bike is going to cost you some coin, no way around that. a simple fact that highly effective and durable suspension, brakes, and other components cost more. its just one of those...
09-20-07, 03:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,769
Posted By euroford

fox talus

fox talus
09-17-07, 03:33 PM
Replies: 3,459
Views: 381,913
Posted By euroford

i loved my jamis komodo fx, but if you ride it...

i loved my jamis komodo fx, but if you ride it hard (and it looks setup for it) be carefull. i cracked the downtube right below the headtube. they arn't the burliest in that spot. lukily a buddy...
08-17-07, 04:08 PM
Replies: 3,459
Views: 381,913
Posted By euroford

thanks dude! i really couldn't love a bike more,...

thanks dude! i really couldn't love a bike more, i ride that thing every single day, its the pure embodiment of a "fun machine"!

i own several other bikes, and they all collect dust.
08-16-07, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3,459
Views: 381,913
Posted By euroford

some minor updates on the bike, and i was just...

some minor updates on the bike, and i was just thrilled how nice this photo came out, perfect morning light.

http://i10.tinypic.com/63vrrqp.jpg
08-05-07, 08:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By euroford

perhaps time for some core strength?

perhaps time for some core strength?
08-05-07, 08:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,688
Posted By euroford

your house needs a cleanin, and your bike needs...

your house needs a cleanin, and your bike needs to get dirty!
08-02-07, 02:34 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 4,740
Posted By euroford

put your seat down a bit. having that climbin...

put your seat down a bit. having that climbin seat hight can make you feel really sketchy on the downs. after you start feeling more comfy, you might be able to leave it higher.
07-31-07, 06:16 AM
Replies: 3,459
Views: 381,913
Posted By euroford

oh god, trek, specialized, jamis, starbucks. the...

oh god, trek, specialized, jamis, starbucks. the corporate man is taking over the thread.

how about, RIDER OWNED.

http://i14.tinypic.com/67pf6ux.jpg
07-30-07, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 503
Posted By euroford

give a call to redstone cyclery. they took...

give a call to redstone cyclery. they took fantastic care of me, and gave me a very good price. they did an awsome job on the frame prep, reaming, facing ect.
...
07-24-07, 10:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 529
Posted By euroford

my 2.5's fit just fine into my yakima cobras. ...

my 2.5's fit just fine into my yakima cobras. two huge thumbs up those bike racks.
07-16-07, 05:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By euroford

the NWD films always have great ridding, but from...

the NWD films always have great ridding, but from a filmwork perspective, those guys can't do jack sit.
07-15-07, 08:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 647
Posted By euroford

i cracked mine at the DJ's. i really liked that...

i cracked mine at the DJ's. i really liked that frame, but its not super tough.


the spesh p bikes are always a hit.
07-15-07, 08:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By euroford

i like Roam more overall, but that last north...

i like Roam more overall, but that last north shore segment in Collective is IMO, the best piece of MTB film known to man.

but yeah, i rate Roam a 10, and Collective like 9.89
07-11-07, 02:55 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,206
Posted By euroford

whimpy http://i16.tinypic.com/5zoeff8.jpg

whimpy

http://i16.tinypic.com/5zoeff8.jpg
07-10-07, 12:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 566
Posted By euroford

50 degrees ain't even close to steep bro. save...

50 degrees ain't even close to steep bro. save that one, and build another. you'll get bored of the 25 degree really fast and be glad you have the bigger one.
07-01-07, 08:30 AM
Replies: 3,459
Views: 381,913
Posted By euroford

this isn't an 'ask a question' thread. its a...

this isn't an 'ask a question' thread. its a post a photo of yer rig thread.
06-27-07, 08:12 PM
Replies: 3,459
Views: 381,913
Posted By euroford

thanks guys! i'm really thrilled with it, she...

thanks guys! i'm really thrilled with it, she hasn't seen much dirt action yet, but I've been ripping the urban and i can't believe how immediately comfortable i feel on her.

for pedals i'm...
06-27-07, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3,459
Views: 381,913
Posted By euroford

the latest addition to my family. ...

the latest addition to my family.

http://i16.tinypic.com/5zoeff8.jpg
06-24-07, 09:30 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,777
Posted By euroford

wow dude, if you could time warp back to '91...

wow dude, if you could time warp back to '91 you'd would be basically "THE MAN!"


it'd be proud to have that in my arsenal!
06-14-07, 08:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,138
Posted By euroford

my riding style is surely a bit different than...

my riding style is surely a bit different than yours as i lean more towards FR/DJ/Urban riding, but i felt i could wrestle the bike around a bit better and could bunny hop a bit higher. no major...
06-10-07, 08:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 919
Posted By euroford

no

no
06-06-07, 09:02 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 7,163
Posted By euroford

over 1 year without having to bleed and/or adjust...

over 1 year without having to bleed and/or adjust the saints in any ways....

how would the mechanicals be doing after a year?
06-06-07, 01:15 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 23,648
Posted By euroford

on suspension settings... probobly a good idea...

on suspension settings... probobly a good idea to aim for about 25% sag. i know your used to a hardtail, and this might feel a bit super plush, but it would be worthwhile to experiment.
06-05-07, 10:01 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 23,648
Posted By euroford

nice man! I'm glad you got out with her finally!...

nice man! I'm glad you got out with her finally! getting used to sweet hyrdo brakes can be almost unnerving at first, now ya see what i mean about only needing that one finger!

for the chain...
06-05-07, 09:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,795
Posted By euroford

not only is it okay to hang your bikes upside...

not only is it okay to hang your bikes upside down... fox recommends this for their forks as it keeps the seals lubricated.

i keep some of my bikes hanging, some of them in the living room, and...
06-05-07, 09:44 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 7,163
Posted By euroford

holly cow. you'd kind of have to be a nucklehead...

holly cow. you'd kind of have to be a nucklehead to not realize hydros are better. sure, bb7's can get the job done, but really folks, gimme a break.
05-29-07, 08:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 563
Posted By euroford

front ders are the work of the devil. get a...

front ders are the work of the devil. get a chainguide, go 1x9 and see the light.
05-28-07, 08:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,416
Posted By euroford

everybody's all trail nazi around here... they...

everybody's all trail nazi around here... they are too smooth, need more ruts so they arn't as boreing....
05-28-07, 10:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 523
Posted By euroford

don't use harsh cleaners, they strip too much...

don't use harsh cleaners, they strip too much lube out of the chain pins. you don't need a sparkling clean drivetrain, you just need to get the grit out. i'm a big fan of prolink chainlube. one of...
05-28-07, 10:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,022
Posted By euroford

i'd say the LX is one of the best/buck ratios...

i'd say the LX is one of the best/buck ratios around. lighter than allot of parts that cost more, and proven to be durable and reliable.
05-28-07, 10:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,416
Posted By euroford

everybody will have a different answer.... ...

everybody will have a different answer....

me, i just stop by the self service coin operated carwash and spray her off. all the worries about fing up your bearings with high pressure seams to be...
05-25-07, 10:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 869
Posted By euroford

hate those things! get on the bandwaggon with...

hate those things! get on the bandwaggon with the sram triggers as far as i'm concerned!
05-24-07, 06:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,351
Posted By euroford

sick bike dude, and that step-up shot is WAY rad!...

sick bike dude, and that step-up shot is WAY rad!

the transition love is spreadin man, just placed the deposit on my brockit!
05-22-07, 06:33 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,646
Posted By euroford

oh my god dude, you've TOTALLY botched your...

oh my god dude, you've TOTALLY botched your marketing jargon here. your like SOO all mountain riding dude...

you can't XC ride in baggy shorts! everybody knows that!
05-16-07, 09:42 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 8,322
Posted By euroford

seems we have a couple of the "black diamond...

seems we have a couple of the "black diamond capable" hardtails thowing off their lightness, so i thought i'd throw mine in. just installed the new fork, and just weighed it yesterday on the local...
05-05-07, 09:32 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,419
Posted By euroford

its not something you actually enjoy in the...

its not something you actually enjoy in the normal sense of the word. that pic right there is from the dunn/westbay route on the diamond, its painfull, frustrating, cold, WAY scary, tons of work,...
05-03-07, 02:18 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,419
Posted By euroford

i like to climb big rocks ...

i like to climb big rocks

http://i1.tinypic.com/245aps1.jpg
04-24-07, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By euroford

i'll admit to greatly lusting over a GF rig. as...

i'll admit to greatly lusting over a GF rig. as much as i think most of those 29er SS guys are a bunch of wack jobs i do know of some trails around here that are boring as hell on the burly bike,...
04-19-07, 09:28 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,462
Posted By euroford

i hate my stupid sram x.9 drivetrain. i love...

i hate my stupid sram x.9 drivetrain. i love tinkering on my bike, and the stupid drivetrain is so friggin reliable that i never have an excuse to get out the tools. the same can be said for that...
04-17-07, 02:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 609
Posted By euroford

there is NO SUCH THING as a do it all tire. i...

there is NO SUCH THING as a do it all tire. i run 2.4 holly rollers for street, park, commuting and sometimes DJ. for this, they are the absolute way to go. durable, long wearing, fast and silent....
04-17-07, 06:20 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 23,648
Posted By euroford

man that sucks that you have to lock up outside! ...

man that sucks that you have to lock up outside! at my building i just take the freight elevator up to my floor and keep the girls right in my office. yeah, i wouldn't lock yers up all days either!
04-16-07, 01:55 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 23,648
Posted By euroford

go ahead and ride it work! i have a blast riding...

go ahead and ride it work! i have a blast riding mine to work, it sees WAY more milliage than the road bikes do these days. its not nearly as fast, but its more of a workout and hitting all of the...
04-16-07, 09:18 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 23,648
Posted By euroford

so hey man, how about an update? have you gotten...

so hey man, how about an update? have you gotten it dirty yet, ride impresions, any changes or adjustments?
04-13-07, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 592
Posted By euroford

the enduro is a dang good am/light fr bike.

the enduro is a dang good am/light fr bike.
04-12-07, 07:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 520
Posted By euroford

i run an MRP chainguide, and added an extra link...

i run an MRP chainguide, and added an extra link to compensate.

just check it out at home before you ride. does it shift into your biggest gear without binding or pulling ALL of the slack of your...
04-12-07, 07:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 841
Posted By euroford

i dig the smartwool liner socks. same ones i use...

i dig the smartwool liner socks. same ones i use fer climbin. good stuff.
04-12-07, 07:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 461
Posted By euroford

haha, i climbed an aid route on the north end of...

haha, i climbed an aid route on the north end of north gateway rock once. jesus that thing was nasty, like a pile of compressed sand, and right near the parking lot so all of these tourists were...
04-10-07, 10:09 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,068
Posted By euroford

haha, awsome shot! i'd like to see how the rider...

haha, awsome shot! i'd like to see how the rider fared...
04-07-07, 06:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,202
Posted By euroford

yeah stay rigid for commuting. what lead you to...

yeah stay rigid for commuting. what lead you to believe you'd want a suspension fork for commuting? i ride my road bike... and yes, it handles curbs just fine.
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