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    1. 12-14-2008 08:34 AM #36
      I like....nice!

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      12-14-2008 11:58 AM #37
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      12-14-2008 12:59 PM #38
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>Samson</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><p>I'd have preferred to see the blue XCs on the Eriksen and you should have purchased yellow XCs (and yellow Speed Grips and an old Judy SL or Mag 21r) for the GT. I'm disappointed. </TD></TR></TABLE><p>Well Samson, you have my address so feel free to ship those items over. Speaking of tires and disappointment, have you had any luck finding appropriate tires for your Boxster? No? These might work:<p><IMG SRC="http://www.3autos.com/upload/3autos.com/200511/kumho_ecsta_mx_c_colored_smoke_tires_andhellip_her bal_scented_tires.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>The blue FireXCs went on the GT because I decided to switch from the FireXC 2.1s on the Eriksen to a faster rolling tire. Currently the Eriksen has a set of Michelin XC AT 2.0s. I suppose a 2.1 Fire XC on the front and a 1.8 FireXC on the back could work. Anyone here using a 1.8 FireXC?

    4. 12-15-2008 01:55 PM #39
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>251</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><p>Well Samson, you have my address so feel free to ship those items over. Speaking of tires and disappointment, have you had any luck finding appropriate tires for your Boxster? No? These might work:<p>The blue FireXCs went on the GT because I decided to switch from the FireXC 2.1s on the Eriksen to a faster rolling tire. Currently the Eriksen has a set of Michelin XC AT 2.0s. I suppose a 2.1 Fire XC on the front and a 1.8 FireXC on the back could work. Anyone here using a 1.8 FireXC?</TD></TR></TABLE><p>Lavender would compliment the pinkish hue of the Meridian Metallic paint, that's for sure.<p>I have run the 1.8 XCs in the past, and they are faster than the 2.1s. My issue with them was frequent flatting and they felt a bit loose in most situations. What is the terrain like in Adelaide, anyway?

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      12-15-2008 02:38 PM #40
      My bikes in action:<p>4x,street,park<br><IMG SRC="http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j230/CowanRider06/n502336307_897632_4366.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j230/CowanRider06/IMG_2369.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>Downhill<br><IMG SRC="http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j230/CowanRider06/n502336307_897630_3687.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j230/CowanRider06/IMG_8949.jpg" BORDER="0"><br>(this bike is for sale)<p>And before you ask, I do use the hardtail for cross country and have used the downhill bike for all mountain <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://is.rely.net/2-64-38849-l-miLiM9RbflKgiExmFe7Gpw.gif" BORDER="0"> <br><BR><BR>
      <i>Modified by DeathLens at 10:40 AM 12-15-2008</i>

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      12-28-2008 08:32 PM #41
      well, got my new bike yesterday and took it out for a ride. My fiance paid for most of it for my christmas present. It's a Redline D440 29er, it's great fun, and in the wet sometimes snowy conditions today it got traction in places none of my past 26ers would have.<p><IMG SRC="http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y182/jg_slayer/redline01.jpg" BORDER="0">

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      12-29-2008 10:07 PM #42
      New frame on the way as soon as production gets going. My 06 Ex 9.5 broke <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif" BORDER="0"> <br><IMG SRC="http://www.trekbikes.com/images/bikes/2009/xl/fuelex99_onyxcarbon.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p>For the more technical:<p><IMG SRC="http://www.trekbikes.com/images/bikes/2008/xl/remedy8_orangerootbeer.jpg" BORDER="0">

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      12-30-2008 12:59 AM #43
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      12-30-2008 03:30 AM #44
      That is one sexy Cannondale...

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      12-30-2008 02:42 PM #45
      89 trek 950 singletrack<br><IMG SRC="http://i127.photobucket.com/albums/p125/kcullan/DSC01049.jpg" BORDER="0"><br>92 trek 950 singletrack<br><IMG SRC="http://i127.photobucket.com/albums/p125/kcullan/br7.jpg" BORDER="0"><br>05 specialized hardrock pro<br><IMG SRC="http://i127.photobucket.com/albums/p125/kcullan/wheel2.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>most likely i will be replacing the hardrock with either a voodoo bizango or a soma groove.<br>

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      12-30-2008 03:01 PM #46
      Thanks,<p>have a xtr ti cassette and set of black chris king classics and mavic 517 citrons waiting to be built pending funds.<p>can't wait for those...<p>those pics were just after picking it up from a complete rebuild as the fork needed service, re cabled, all adjusted, degreased, you know the drill.<p>it was down for a month and a half and am quite happy to have it back.

    12. 12-30-2008 05:25 PM #47
      Mine is still being built, should be done VERY soon.<br> <IMG SRC="http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb99/mrtini_man/Myframe1.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p> <IMG SRC="http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb99/mrtini_man/Myframe2.jpg" BORDER="0">

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      12-30-2008 06:39 PM #48
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>Darren@Streetwerke</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Mine is still being built, should be done VERY soon.<br></TD></TR></TABLE><p>who is making that?

    14. 12-30-2008 08:29 PM #49
      Nemesis Project - <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0">

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      01-02-2009 11:47 PM #50
      Riding a chairlift is as close as I get to going uphill on this. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/zeroforum_graphics/biggrin_upper.gif" BORDER="0"> <p> <IMG SRC="http://photos-f.ak.fbcdn.net/photos-ak-sf2p/v354/14/100/503657881/n503657881_991661_2800.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://photos-a.ak.fbcdn.net/photos-ak-sf2p/v329/14/100/503657881/n503657881_873072_2125.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://photos-a.ak.fbcdn.net/photos-ak-sf2p/v208/14/100/503657881/n503657881_852264_9911.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p><br>The old bike:<p><IMG SRC="http://photos-g.ll.facebook.com/photos-ll-sf2p/v283/14/100/503657881/n503657881_724110_818.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p>With my friend's Specialized Bighit:<p> <IMG SRC="http://photos-d.ll.facebook.com/photos-ll-sf2p/v283/14/100/503657881/n503657881_724099_3467.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><BR><BR>
      <i>Modified by ze gti at 7:52 PM 1-2-2009</i>

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      01-04-2009 11:15 AM #51
      Are those pics from seven springs?<p><IMG SRC="http://i142.photobucket.com/albums/r119/zlr101_psu/NewBike001.jpg" BORDER="0">

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      01-05-2009 01:03 AM #52
      yes they are... i was extremely excited when they announced the opening of a bike park, as it's my local hill. i'm hoping they put in some more stuff for this season. the four trails they have are cool... but i want some big drops and ladders this year.

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      01-06-2009 06:19 PM #53
      Yeah last time i was there with a bike was 99 or so for a XC race when Norba Nationals was there.

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      01-06-2009 07:33 PM #54
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    20. 01-06-2009 08:12 PM #55
      Ill play...<p><IMG SRC="http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e281/Solive123/IMG_1774.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>02 Santa Cruz Superlite. Mostly XT with a few odd ball parts. I love it so far. <p>Ill have to snap some pics of my old Kona Sex Too.

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      01-08-2009 01:27 PM #56
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    22. 01-09-2009 02:25 PM #57
      2005 Iron Horse 7point (recently sold):<p><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v474/AE86Deacon/Downhill/100_4442.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p>Still riding this thing around. 2006 Iron Horse MkIII. Swapped to an 11-32 cassette, and sold the crappy Hayes Strokers for some Juicy 7's.<p><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v474/AE86Deacon/Downhill/100_4125.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p>Custom Planet X dirt jumper:<p><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v474/AE86Deacon/Downhill/DSC00633.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p>And I sold my road bike (2008 Fuji Roubaix LTD. Toyota United Edition).<p>Sold my BMX Bike (Specialized Fuse).<p>Sold the 7point frame and traded the Totem for a Boxxer Team to get this... She should be here in a few weeks, comin' straight from Poland. In matte black, of course. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0"><p> <IMG SRC="http://www.zumbicycles.com/english/ramy/f44.jpg" BORDER="0">

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      01-11-2009 12:06 PM #58
      My 2000 Gary Fisher Tassaraja. Built it in 02 from the frame up <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <p><A HREF="http://www.flickr.com/photos/22221523@N07/2294418703/" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3232/2294418703_0e036eb450_b.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><br>

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      01-11-2009 12:15 PM #59
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>twistedlizard720</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">My 2006 Trek Fuel EX7. <p><IMG SRC="http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i142/twistedlizard720/Trincherapeak007.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p>Get the new Fuel!! The ABP is calling you. <p><br><i>Modified by twistedlizard720 at 11:13 AM 12-2-2008</i></TD></TR></TABLE><br>do I know you?<br> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/zeroforum_graphics/biggrin_upper.gif" BORDER="0"> <br>this pic is from the day I brought it home.<br><IMG SRC="http://i276.photobucket.com/albums/kk2/emdieck/dub.jpg" BORDER="0">

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      01-11-2009 12:17 PM #60
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>VRsexxy</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">It used to be a 21lb XC race machine with full XTR and a SID SL and original CrossMax wheels.<p>Here's mine as of a couple of weeks ago. Waterford lugged 853, Fox FloatRLC, and singlespeed.<p><IMG SRC="http://lh4.ggpht.com/_ElQwqqw4Ax0/SSIFWPBpatI/AAAAAAAAC5U/QQHF5wro78w/s800/P1010003.JPG" BORDER="0"> </TD></TR></TABLE><br>sweet ride! I know a guy that used to work for waterford. he has several classics hanging up in his shop. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0">

    26. 01-11-2009 04:34 PM #61
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>DORI_cracka_DORI</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">2005 Iron Horse 7point (recently sold):<p> <IMG SRC="http://www.zumbicycles.com/english/ramy/f44.jpg" BORDER="0"> </TD></TR></TABLE><p><br> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0">

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    28. 01-12-2009 10:20 AM #63
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      01-12-2009 12:35 PM #64
      Nice bikes! That Trek steel frame will live forever. Friendly advice: remove reflectors, bottle cage, and saddle sack, take the pump off the frame, and put it all in a camelbak or other hydropack. Reflectors are completely useless both on and definitely off road, and the rest of the stuff acts like unsprung weight on the bike frame. Suspend that weight with your legs. Put it (and water) on your back and improve the bike's handling. Furthermore, as I've discovered on numerous occasions, hydropacks protect your back when you go over the bars.<p>Or, if you're vain, that stuff makes one look like a total noob.<p><TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>lazzyone</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v630/lazzyone/Bicycles/DSC01371.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v630/lazzyone/Bicycles/DSC01369.jpg" BORDER="0"></TD></TR></TABLE>
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    30. 01-12-2009 11:48 PM #65
      My 1997 Cannondale Super V 500. It's old but it still gets out 3 or 4 times a week. If anyone would happen to have like an '03 Cannondale jekyll swingarm, let me know cause i want to make it an Uber V.<p><IMG SRC="http://i535.photobucket.com/albums/ee355/salukidub/911_0390.jpg" BORDER="0"><br>

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      01-13-2009 01:08 AM #66
      [IMG]&lt;a title="P2.jpg" href="http://s102.photobucket.com/albums/m95/biglou4/?action=view&amp;current=P2.jpg"&gt;<br> <IMG SRC="http://i102.photobucket.com/albums/m95/biglou4/P2.jpg" BORDER="0"><br>&lt;/a&gt;[/IMG] <p>my rig

    32. 01-13-2009 06:25 AM #67
      The ol' V<p><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v223/v_dubaholic/bikes009.jpg" BORDER="0">

    33. 01-13-2009 10:26 AM #68
      2008 Trek 4300 with disc brakes... a good starter bike.<p><IMG SRC="http://i540.photobucket.com/albums/gg348/DedRokGallery/iTouch%20Folder/IMG_4371.jpg" BORDER="0"><br>
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      01-13-2009 01:02 PM #69
      another 98 specialized m2 s-werks (now sporting black tires)<p><IMG SRC="http://lh6.ggpht.com/_ROq-8mzkKOU/SOAMvUNkncI/AAAAAAAAAUw/2IfbPXS7rv8/s800/specilaized.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>

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      01-16-2009 03:34 PM #70
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>SalukiDub</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">My 1997 Cannondale Super V 500. It's old but it still gets out 3 or 4 times a week. If anyone would happen to have like an '03 Cannondale jekyll swingarm, let me know cause i want to make it an Uber V.<p><IMG SRC="http://i535.photobucket.com/albums/ee355/salukidub/911_0390.jpg" BORDER="0"><br> </TD></TR></TABLE><p>OH MY GOD. you have the manitou "palmer" fork as well... i had one on my diamondback v-link until i snapped the frame, then put it on my azonic hardtail. the fork is 12 years old now, and pretty much bulletproof. i thought i was the only one left on the planet who had one of these.

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