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    1. Member the tech 71's Avatar
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      11-30-2008 09:56 PM #1
      I want to see mountain bikes, the ones that go up AND down the mountain. XC, race, all mountain, etc. I'm going to be buying a new mountain bike soon and want to see what others are riding.
      One of my old bikes, Cannondale F700:
      stiff and light, excellent climber, not much travel, not so good on downhills


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      11-30-2008 10:29 PM #2

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    3. 12-01-2008 12:26 AM #3
      Sette Riddick frame (from pricepoint)
      xt components, 120mm manitou minute elite fork, manitou swinger 4way rear 4.5in rear travel. annnd avid BB7 brakes!
      I love it!
      sorry for the not too great pic...


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      12-01-2008 12:30 AM #4
      Quote, originally posted by scubasteved »

      i like the vw sticker

    5. 12-01-2008 12:58 AM #5
      haha thanks! its from a vw genuine parts bumper sticker... i cut it out while i was waiting for a friend to show up for a ride. i like it!

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      12-01-2008 08:22 AM #6
      Here is my Cannondale 07 F4 disc:
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    7. 12-01-2008 12:14 PM #7
      boring pic, awesome bike.

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      12-01-2008 03:48 PM #9

      Quote Originally Posted by MK420TH92 View Post
      Now b/c of this im fkn paranoid about mines. For for theifs out there u better watch out... cuz im nockturnal....i dont go to sleep till 4am either.... and i bought a machette a ago... if i see u near my car im running out there and ima chop ur ass up.... real shiitt
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    10. 12-01-2008 04:19 PM #10

      It's also, as it turns out, my cyclocross bike. Next up is a rigid fork and a longer stem.

    11. 12-02-2008 11:52 AM #11

      my craigslist find

      and the frame I found for 60 bucks that I cant wait to build

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      12-02-2008 04:28 PM #13
      Quote, originally posted by the tech 71 »
      I want to see mountain bikes, the ones that go up AND down the mountain. XC, race, all mountain, etc. I'm going to be buying a new mountain bike soon and want to see what others are riding.

      It doesn't go up very well but boy is it fun going down!!



      Modified by GL-Iful at 1:29 PM 12-2-2008

    14. 12-02-2008 10:25 PM #14
      heres my steel stallion just over 21 pound of Reynolds 853 and xtr everything



      Modified by markj2k4 at 7:26 PM 12-2-2008

    15. 12-02-2008 10:44 PM #15

      On the right:


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      12-03-2008 09:39 AM #16
      2006 Cannondale Scalpel 2000.



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      12-03-2008 04:01 PM #17
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    18. 12-03-2008 04:05 PM #18
      Quote, originally posted by 251 »
      Two lame bikes

      Where's the Avalanche?
      Anyway-
      2000 Pisgah. I definitely recommend riding a quality Ti frame while test riding.

      1998 s-works M2. Now built. (Just imagine it full of worn out XTR and a blown out SID Race)




      Modified by Samson at 3:10 PM 12-3-2008

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      12-03-2008 08:51 PM #19
      Quote, originally posted by oh noes! cars! »

      how do you like that? im thinking about getting one
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      12-04-2008 02:04 PM #20
      It used to be a 21lb XC race machine with full XTR and a SID SL and original CrossMax wheels.
      Here's mine as of a couple of weeks ago. Waterford lugged 853, Fox FloatRLC, and singlespeed.

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      12-04-2008 02:35 PM #21
      Quote, originally posted by tttomm88 »
      how do you like that? im thinking about getting one

      I wouldn't have bought one if it wouldn't fulfill my needs! It just needs a little massaging in the parts dept - a new fork and crank set is a great place to start, other than that it takes a beating and that frame is burly.
      It's pretty much where I want it now, maybe a new set of wheels in the spring and that's it. There's not a lot of stock parts left on it.
      Quote Originally Posted by MK420TH92 View Post
      Now b/c of this im fkn paranoid about mines. For for theifs out there u better watch out... cuz im nockturnal....i dont go to sleep till 4am either.... and i bought a machette a ago... if i see u near my car im running out there and ima chop ur ass up.... real shiitt
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      12-04-2008 06:48 PM #22
      I've got three, and all get about equal love:
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      '07 Kona Unit 2-9 singlespeed - to kill me, or make me stronger

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      12-04-2008 07:47 PM #23
      Quote, originally posted by VRsexxy »

      Very nice.
      Samson: I don't have any good photos of the Avalanche yet, here is the best for now. This is a '97 GT Avalanche LE, and yes, those gold Mavic 221s are pretty damn cool...


      A recent shot of the Eriksen on what appears to be a chainsaw-carved stump:

    24. 12-07-2008 02:57 PM #24
      [QUOTE=Samson]


      entrance to Moore Fun???
      We rode it from that direction. Holy smokes what an absurd climb followed by that amazing descent.

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