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01-04-08, 10:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,082
Posted By Tweek

62/4 which engages light speed.

62/4 which engages light speed.
01-04-08, 10:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,039
Posted By Tweek

Looks like nothing more than a Honda RN01 rip...

Looks like nothing more than a Honda RN01 rip off. And before anyone asks... Honda makes bikes?? Yes they do and it's a very good one, it's won multiple championships in downhill racing.
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01-04-08, 05:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,488
Posted By Tweek

Sure give me some duct tape.

Sure give me some duct tape.
01-04-08, 04:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,488
Posted By Tweek

Mmmmm "Aircraft Aluminum" one of those wonderful...

Mmmmm "Aircraft Aluminum" one of those wonderful marketing terms.
01-03-08, 04:28 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,979
Posted By Tweek

Congrats on the Trek!! I'm a Trekie (err not that...

Congrats on the Trek!! I'm a Trekie (err not that other kind of trekie) myself, and thats a sweet ride you got yourself.
01-03-08, 03:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,237
Posted By Tweek

I see it like this, while more money to replace...

I see it like this, while more money to replace if you break them, the more you spend on components, in this example rear derailleur often times the smoother and longer lasting it is (and most times...
01-03-08, 01:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,237
Posted By Tweek

I was totally kidding at what I said. $7...

I was totally kidding at what I said. $7 derailleurs are the custom ones made for Walmart Mongoose bikes which totally suck.
01-03-08, 12:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,237
Posted By Tweek

No difference what so ever, I prefer $7...

No difference what so ever, I prefer $7 derailleurs no difference between XTR/X.0 at all, its just bragging rights yo.
01-03-08, 12:10 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,281
Posted By Tweek

Ditto

Ditto
Forum: Foo
01-02-08, 09:22 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,543
Posted By Tweek

Eh no, if you race anything beyond 1/10th scale...

Eh no, if you race anything beyond 1/10th scale you'd know why it's not superior to nitro. Period.
Forum: Foo
01-02-08, 06:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,543
Posted By Tweek

Since this seems to be a "whatever goes"...

Since this seems to be a "whatever goes" thread... I'm gonna go watch The Kingdom HDDVD, I hope it's good.
Forum: Foo
01-02-08, 06:47 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,543
Posted By Tweek

I run the Atomic motor but stock battery, bearing...

I run the Atomic motor but stock battery, bearing kit and threaded axles. Just going with the lipo will give a signifiant power increase? The nice thing about doing the brushless conversion though is...
Forum: Foo
01-02-08, 06:36 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,543
Posted By Tweek

I wanna do the brushless lipo conversion on my...

I wanna do the brushless lipo conversion on my Losi 1/32 Micro-T, just so I can do endless wheelies down the driveway.
Forum: Foo
01-02-08, 06:16 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,543
Posted By Tweek

Brushless is great but it still doesn't outshine...

Brushless is great but it still doesn't outshine nitro for 1/8th scale buggy and truggy racing, when they have figured out how to create a brake bias system that is a must with 1/8th scale for...
Forum: Foo
01-02-08, 12:42 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,543
Posted By Tweek

Wow someone that is still using a Nomadio...

Wow someone that is still using a Nomadio product, I had a Sensor and React, actually I had a hand full of them, as well as my local race buddies that tried them out, by far the most unreliable radio...
Forum: Foo
01-02-08, 03:44 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,543
Posted By Tweek

The Jato is alright, it's definitely hobby grade,...

The Jato is alright, it's definitely hobby grade, just like the ones above, but it's not to be taken totally serious. It's a great entry level RC and comes ready to run, no having to jump in to kit...
Forum: Foo
01-02-08, 01:53 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,543
Posted By Tweek

RC cars for teh win Here is my 1/8 Mugen...

RC cars for teh win

Here is my 1/8 Mugen Seiki I used to race but have recently gotten out of it. Debating selling it to fund my next bike or keep it to play around with, it's too competition...
01-01-08, 02:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 529
Posted By Tweek

Hahahaha, oh man I'm busting up right now.

Hahahaha, oh man I'm busting up right now.
12-28-07, 05:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,236
Posted By Tweek

Heh, that video was posted when I first joined...

Heh, that video was posted when I first joined Bike Forums.
12-28-07, 05:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 226
Posted By Tweek

Where would I start?

I would really like to make a project out of building a new mountain bike from the frame up using a '08 Specialized Epic S-Works frame and build it over the frame of a few months, picking out exactly...
12-27-07, 11:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 959
Posted By Tweek

Every 2008 model seems to come with the...

Every 2008 model seems to come with the Specialized lock-on grips. Including the Marathon carbon and alu.
12-19-07, 09:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,050
Posted By Tweek

Did you also know there is two types of Mongoose?...

Did you also know there is two types of Mongoose? Real Mongoose and Chinese Walmart Mongoose. I feel they have given themselves a bad rep. But I guess more power to them. Personally I wouldn't ever...
12-17-07, 09:24 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 10,720
Posted By Tweek

I'm gonna get myself some clipless pedals for an...

I'm gonna get myself some clipless pedals for an old bike and learn on that before I go drop $5k on a new bike that I want to go with clipless on next year.
12-15-07, 10:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 959
Posted By Tweek

You've almost single handedly convinced me that I...

You've almost single handedly convinced me that I want an Epic, I'm in exactly the same situation You were in. A part of me thinks that doing the whole big jumps thing would be fun, But I'm just not...
12-14-07, 05:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 959
Posted By Tweek

But the Epic could be used for recreation right?...

But the Epic could be used for recreation right? I'm not going to bother test riding anything till next year but I'm just trying to rule out the ones I shouldn't even bother testing. I keep looking...
12-12-07, 03:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 959
Posted By Tweek

Talk to me about the Specialized Epic line.

There is very little I actually know about this line of bike from Specialized, but It has me interested in it for some reason. Although I'm very much in love with the new '08 SJ FSR lineup, the Epic...
12-11-07, 06:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 397
Posted By Tweek

The only thing I really am not sure about is what...

The only thing I really am not sure about is what set of brakes is better, I've never used Magura's before, and I've never used the new Avid Ultimates before either.
12-11-07, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 397
Posted By Tweek

Do these add up to a $900 difference?

Bike #1 '08 Stumpjumper FSR Pro, Bike #2 '08 Stumpjumper FSR Expert

Carbon handlebar Vs. 2014 butted alloy
Magura Marta Hydraulic brakes Vs. Avid Ultimate 7 Hydraulic
Shimano M770 XT front...
12-11-07, 03:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 351
Posted By Tweek

Long time no see!

Wow, it's been quite a while since I have visited this forum. Unfortunately until recently I was out of the mountain biking scene when I lived in Kansas for a little over a year. I just couldn't find...
Forum: Foo
09-21-06, 02:10 AM
Replies: 5,213
Views: 217,247
Posted By Tweek

http://www.0x3g3n.com/tweek/test/DSC_0004s.jpg

http://www.0x3g3n.com/tweek/test/DSC_0004s.jpg
Forum: Foo
09-13-06, 02:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By Tweek

Camera comes tomorrow, it appears they shipped...

Camera comes tomorrow, it appears they shipped the lens with it also, they got a big shipment on Monday. But I'm not too sure that I'm keeping the lens, it's not getting very good reviews. It...
Forum: Foo
09-12-06, 12:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By Tweek

Early Birthday present? Kinda.

I guess it would be too far off for me to call it an early Birthday present, being my Birthday isn't until November 20th. But aside from that.

Yesterday I treated myself by ordering the new Nikon...
Forum: Foo
09-07-06, 03:37 AM
Replies: 5,213
Views: 217,247
Posted By Tweek

That was a fun day.

That was a fun day.
09-05-06, 12:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,054
Posted By Tweek

Yeah of course, Scale 30 is around 23lbs.

Yeah of course, Scale 30 is around 23lbs.
09-05-06, 12:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,054
Posted By Tweek

I was looking at the Scott Scale HT's, Quite...

I was looking at the Scott Scale HT's, Quite impressive looking for the money, is the Scale 30 seriously a carbon frame bike for $2700?
09-05-06, 02:15 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,054
Posted By Tweek

I've lost interest in moving to a full suspension.

I think I'm happy where I am with hardtails, I like the fast response and easy hill climbs, less to worry about also in my opinion.

Don't get me wrong the 07 Stumpjumper FSR Expert, AMAZING bike,...
09-03-06, 05:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 674
Posted By Tweek

I dunno how much sense it takes to realize it's a...

I dunno how much sense it takes to realize it's a bad idea to use pressure washers on a bicycle or just about anything. They are useful for cleaning driveways, decks, siding. I wouldn't even touch my...
09-03-06, 12:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 637
Posted By Tweek

No way!! What kinda bikes do you ride? road or...

No way!! What kinda bikes do you ride? road or mountain?
09-03-06, 01:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 637
Posted By Tweek

Thule T2 hitch rack?

Anyone know if the front tire clamp bar rubs on a modern suspension fork or not?

http://www.thuleracks.com/thule/images/products/917.jpg
09-02-06, 08:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 433
Posted By Tweek

Very creative and unique.

Very creative and unique.
Forum: Foo
09-01-06, 09:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 488
Posted By Tweek

ok?

ok?
Forum: Foo
09-01-06, 07:21 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,330
Posted By Tweek

I just auditioned the Tivoli RadioWorks I'll...

I just auditioned the Tivoli RadioWorks

I'll start off by saying the sound exactly like I thought they would, small, lifeless, unnatural, very equalized.

$480 is also WAY too much for an audio...
Forum: Foo
09-01-06, 01:13 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,330
Posted By Tweek

I've sat down and listened to Grado SR325's on a...

I've sat down and listened to Grado SR325's on a NAD C542 CD player before, wasn't fatiguing at all. Quite nice.
Forum: Foo
08-31-06, 10:25 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,330
Posted By Tweek

My source has been my PC. My audio budget went...

My source has been my PC. My audio budget went out the window when I decided to spend $3500 on a new bike. I could have a pretty nice audio upgrade if I decided to spend that money on audio not a...
Forum: Foo
08-31-06, 01:34 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,330
Posted By Tweek

I auditioned the NAD along with some Rotel and...

I auditioned the NAD along with some Rotel and Marentz amplification on a hand full of B&W and PSB speakers, best bang for the buck was definitely the NAD separates. MSRP for both is $1299

NAD...
Forum: Foo
08-29-06, 06:17 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,330
Posted By Tweek

Most of the time, Klipsch harshness comes from a...

Most of the time, Klipsch harshness comes from a bad combination of sources, or mainly the amp.

For example Yamaha + Klipsch = no go.
Forum: Foo
08-29-06, 06:03 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,330
Posted By Tweek

Or get much better use out of those tubes with...

Or get much better use out of those tubes with some 3-way horns. Klipsch La Scala II's

http://www.klipsch.com/media/Photos/LaScalaII_lifestyle_large.jpg
08-29-06, 04:03 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,027
Posted By Tweek

What do you oil with?

What do you oil with?
Forum: Foo
08-28-06, 08:55 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 2,330
Posted By Tweek

It's so small an cute, wise choice over the...

It's so small an cute, wise choice over the B&O.
Forum: Foo
08-27-06, 11:09 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,040
Posted By Tweek

I do believe that's a Photoshop. I don't care...

I do believe that's a Photoshop. I don't care what the person says in description.
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