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02-07-13, 03:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,362
Posted By victim

What does $8 to seal a tubed tire mean? Put air...

What does $8 to seal a tubed tire mean? Put air in it? I'd question that.
10-18-11, 06:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,909
Posted By victim

King is a better made hub IMO but the I9 with...

King is a better made hub IMO but the I9 with their straight and thick aluminum spokes makes the stiffest, toughest wheel out there. Simple to replace broken spokes and super helpful on the phone if...
10-08-11, 02:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 562
Posted By victim

I'd recommend a hard rock sport disc or the Trek...

I'd recommend a hard rock sport disc or the Trek 4500 for you... great stuff as always Scrub. Looks a lot like my rides around here, minus the talent with the lens and the wheels...
09-17-11, 12:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 471
Posted By victim

I'd take them to small claims court. This was a...

I'd take them to small claims court. This was a serious infraction!!!
08-28-11, 01:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 823
Posted By victim

The one you posted is the four-cross model, with...

The one you posted is the four-cross model, with 4 inches of rear travel. Are you sure you dont want the Trail model with 170mm rear travel?
08-25-11, 05:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 395
Posted By victim

+1

+1
08-25-11, 05:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 395
Posted By victim

No kidding. I'll take two orders of that!

No kidding. I'll take two orders of that!
08-25-11, 04:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 395
Posted By victim

To bad you couldn't acquire the skills at Jensens...

To bad you couldn't acquire the skills at Jensens or some other bike shop. Downhill expert- $799.00. XC racer expert- $499.00 (extra lung capacity upgrade add $49.00) BMX Tricks Package.... Sigh...
08-25-11, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By victim

I think it's a good price for what it is, a...

I think it's a good price for what it is, a carbon, full XTR race bike. I'd rather have a 5" in trail bike for our north east trail system but if your riding mellow stuff and racing...
08-24-11, 02:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,693
Posted By victim

Much more than "XC" but quite a bit less than...

Much more than "XC" but quite a bit less than "All Mountain", c'mon dood get with the times or get left behind on your "mountain bike"!
08-22-11, 11:48 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 5,089
Posted By victim

I'd rather ride with a MILF too!!!

I'd rather ride with a MILF too!!!
08-21-11, 01:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,754
Posted By victim

Get the one with the springs for the extra...

Get the one with the springs for the extra cushiony ride!
08-20-11, 01:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By victim

Did you replace the cables and housing yet? If...

Did you replace the cables and housing yet? If not get the x7 from your bud, thats a good start.
08-16-11, 10:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,179
Posted By victim

No good homey. That's "Tough Guy Mountain Biking"...

No good homey. That's "Tough Guy Mountain Biking" territory. Best to avoid that area all together...
08-16-11, 07:46 PM
Replies: 3,201
Views: 1,388,143
Posted By victim

New stoppers on the 5 spot. Worthy of a few pics....

New stoppers on the 5 spot. Worthy of a few pics. These things kick butt!
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08-16-11, 07:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,848
Posted By victim

Here's what I would try, it's the easiest attempt...

Here's what I would try, it's the easiest attempt to fix. Find a good size hill, with plenty of run out so you don't kill yourself and try to really bed them in. Try to get them hot. it's worth a...
08-15-11, 04:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,042
Posted By victim

Build it in the girl friend's backyard, wife...

Build it in the girl friend's backyard, wife doesn't need to know anything about it. Keep's resale value on your home higher too.
08-15-11, 01:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,848
Posted By victim

Cmon dude, dad's are always right. I have no clue...

Cmon dude, dad's are always right. I have no clue on the right answer but my new Hope brakess were just delivered by the brown santa!
08-14-11, 02:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,018
Posted By victim

stinger... ...

stinger...
http://i273.photobucket.com/albums/jj234/victim_01095/DSC_0132.jpg
But I like the pedal answer better!
08-13-11, 09:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 275
Posted By victim

bike is fine. your wife is an experienced...

bike is fine. your wife is an experienced cyclist, sounds like she in good shape. Go on a few rides and if she likes MTBing get her something better. Basically, when she crashes if she still enjoys...
07-18-11, 10:16 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,890
Posted By victim

I've had shorts from Royal but not that...

I've had shorts from Royal but not that particular model. They make top notch stuff but price it pretty high. If they had my size I would have bought a pair. They do snag more than lycra but offer...
06-20-11, 04:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 780
Posted By victim

I'm back to tubes. UST/UST worked great but tubes...

I'm back to tubes. UST/UST worked great but tubes are just a hair less reliable as far as flats go but that's where the advantages stop for me... I think the rocky terrain I ride in makes sidewall...
06-13-11, 02:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,304
Posted By victim

That model Mongoose is a toy and not a real...

That model Mongoose is a toy and not a real mountain bike. Keep looking!
05-31-11, 01:35 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,956
Posted By victim

I know who you are talking about and I don't get...

I know who you are talking about and I don't get that vibe at all from him, just the opposite actually. He will call out poor advice and that's a good thing for everyone but he seems to do it pretty...
05-22-11, 04:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 615
Posted By victim

Mother's milk!

Mother's milk!
05-21-11, 04:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 379
Posted By victim

XTR or XX or don't even show your face on the...

XTR or XX or don't even show your face on the start line.
05-18-11, 12:40 PM
Replies: 3,201
Views: 1,388,143
Posted By victim

http://i273.photobucket.com/albums/jj234/victim_01...

http://i273.photobucket.com/albums/jj234/victim_01095/DSC_0009.jpg
Reallllly looking forward to moving out of my tiny apartment. It's been awhile since I had space and my bike maintenance has gone...
05-16-11, 10:34 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,601
Posted By victim

Dirty drivetrains I guess but I really love MTB....

Dirty drivetrains I guess but I really love MTB. Crashing hard sucks too I guess. That's it tho for the negativity. Best sport ever hands down...
05-10-11, 09:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By victim

Go to your local bike shop and talk ...

Go to your local bike shop and talk to them. Good luck!
05-10-11, 09:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 713
Posted By victim

If I didn't have a road bike I would spend more...

If I didn't have a road bike I would spend more time on the road with my MTB. Good thing I have a road bike, good MTB tires are expensive as hell.
05-10-11, 08:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 499
Posted By victim

Looks plush. What's that red thing on the seat...

Looks plush. What's that red thing on the seat post?
05-05-11, 10:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 738
Posted By victim

I did and the suspension fork bails me out of...

I did and the suspension fork bails me out of trouble almost every ride. Learn to love the squish grasshopper...
05-05-11, 10:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By victim

Are the specs really the same? Cause a brain...

Are the specs really the same? Cause a brain ain't worth no 1300 smackaroos that's for sure.
05-03-11, 02:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,985
Posted By victim

Iron Horse is out of business but that wouldn't...

Iron Horse is out of business but that wouldn't bother me. I wouldn't go much over 2 bills though. Does look to be in excellent shape. How tall are you?
05-03-11, 04:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 665
Posted By victim

These are my decoys when they were new. i can...

These are my decoys when they were new. i can easily recommend these pedals now that they are a couple years old and beat to crap...http://i273.photobucket.com/albums/jj234/victim_01095/022-1.jpg
05-02-11, 03:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 336
Posted By victim

Little high if it's the comp model or elite. If...

Little high if it's the comp model or elite. If it's pro model that seems fair. The pro has the brain feature on the rear shock. Those comps were about 1800 out the door new if I remember right....
05-02-11, 03:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 665
Posted By victim

^^^ Those are the shoes you want^^^

^^^ Those are the shoes you want^^^
05-02-11, 03:15 PM
Replies: 4,411
Views: 300,479
Posted By victim

Bought a house, went for a ride, going out to...

Bought a house, went for a ride, going out to party a little. Good day so far...
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04-25-11, 12:45 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,130
Posted By victim

I find this thread so ironic because the guys at...

I find this thread so ironic because the guys at the my LBS are the biggest "dorks" around. "Dood you gots to shred the gnar wit us...". Pablo you seem like a cool guy but don't be surprised if your...
04-23-11, 10:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 265
Posted By victim

Probably a cable adjustment. Use the park tool...

Probably a cable adjustment. Use the park tool website to learn a how to adjust it or go back where you bought it and have it looked at. There is some technique involved too though. You shouldn't be...
04-10-11, 09:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By victim

Don't wear sunglasses, clear lenses only. May...

Don't wear sunglasses, clear lenses only. May have to slow down too. Similar to out riding your lights on snowmobile or a crotch rocket.
04-07-11, 10:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,121
Posted By victim

What your saying makes total sense, didn't know...

What your saying makes total sense, didn't know you were new to MTBing in general. Only problem I see is those pedals are garbage, shame on specy for selling a nice MTB with those plastic pedals. So...
04-06-11, 09:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,121
Posted By victim

The double sided pedals are not good IMO. I can...

The double sided pedals are not good IMO. I can outride myself in flats in every situation except the hard "ups" (steep climbs). I do about 70/30. Clips/flats respectively. The problem with the 2 in...
04-06-11, 05:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,087
Posted By victim

Well I've ridden all three and I almost bought a...

Well I've ridden all three and I almost bought a Mach 5 but from what you described I think the 429. It was a rocket but I'm a died in the wool 26 wheel guy. How tall are you? I think that makes a...
04-05-11, 11:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,243
Posted By victim

Espresso helps... ...

Espresso helps...
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04-05-11, 11:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,152
Posted By victim

If you find the Nevegal "squirrely" stick it on...

If you find the Nevegal "squirrely" stick it on the back and get the same tire but a stick e compound for the front. I ran that set up awhile back and loved it. I got away from it only cause I like...
04-05-11, 09:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,683
Posted By victim

I agree. Sram shift better than shimano. Not...

I agree. Sram shift better than shimano. Not enough to replace a working drive train but I will replace with sram when said parts wear out. My opinion tho, lots of peeps feel differently
03-31-11, 05:54 AM
Replies: 3,201
Views: 1,388,143
Posted By victim

Just b4 sunrise this AM: ...

Just b4 sunrise this AM:
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03-29-11, 02:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,135
Posted By victim

As you walk the bike up the hill, stay on the...

As you walk the bike up the hill, stay on the non-drive side. That's how the pros do it.
03-26-11, 08:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 729
Posted By victim

Try a shimano "shadow" type. They tuck in a...

Try a shimano "shadow" type. They tuck in a little better and I've had good luck with em. Spring is broken derailluer season for most riders though.
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