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Reply to Should the World Cup Downhill season have more races? 10/13/2014 11:10 AM

more for sure, it will still come down to the last race with the competition level these past few years. How about one in china or Japan, Spain, Peru, etc?

Reply to Fox 34 or 36 160mm fork on my Stumpy EVO??? 9/19/2014 5:48 PM

So I caved and am staying with my Stumpy instead of getting a new bike. I just ordered a Brand New Pike from CRC and I was wondering if the evo comp from wheel was able to get adapters to change it from 20mm to a 15mm?? Does anyone know this?

Reply to Fox 34 or 36 160mm fork on my Stumpy EVO??? 8/28/2014 2:41 PM

Thanks for the heads up! I think I'm just gonna put that money towards a new Devinci Spartan XP which happens to come with a pike on the front! lol

Reply to Fox 34 or 36 160mm fork on my Stumpy EVO??? 8/25/2014 10:37 AM

Thanks, I keep hearing how good the pikes are these days anyways. I had one back in the day and loved it actually so I'm sure they are twice as good now. I think I might actually just take that 1000 that I would spend on the pike and just put it towards ... more »

Reply to Fox 34 or 36 160mm fork on my Stumpy EVO??? 8/24/2014 5:33 PM

is it really that much overkill you think? I mean the revelation on there right now is 35mm stantions and has 150mm of travel, this would only be 10mm more and 1mm more in stantion width...

Reply to Fox 34 or 36 160mm fork on my Stumpy EVO??? 8/24/2014 11:37 AM

But the pikes are at least 1000 bucks for a good one. This fox 36 is 650 on clearance, I would very much like a new fork and price seems very doable to me, 1000 for me is pushing it because at that point its almost more worth it to me to put that in ... more »

Reply to Fox 34 or 36 160mm fork on my Stumpy EVO??? 8/23/2014 10:37 PM

guess im gonna do the 36

Reply to What are the Best Brand of Cycling Shorts? 8/22/2014 10:10 PM

Fox fox fox!!! I think they are in the middle as far as the price category goes but are among the best when it comes quality. I wasn't sure if you meant XC spandex stuff or baggy stuff but I am talking about the baggy side of things. Also most of the ... more »

New thread Fox 34 or 36 160mm fork on my Stumpy EVO??? 8/22/2014 9:21 PM

So I just saw that one of the online bike shops is having a crazy sale on their 26 inch fox forks and I think I have to take advantage of the rising popularity of the 650 forks lol. Which should I get for my Specialized stumpy evo comp 26? The fork on ... more »

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Reply to Specialized Enduro 650B vs. Devinci Spartan 7/24/2014 7:27 PM

I think I just found the answer to my question!!!! http://www.pinkbike.com/news/devinci-spartan-carbon-spotted-2014.html

Reply to Specialized Enduro 650B vs. Devinci Spartan 7/18/2014 2:34 PM

I'm curious what you mean about the whole BB drop part? I know that Specialized has super low BB height as one of the defining characteristics but I don't know much about BB drop, could you explain it to me and how it relates to 650B Bikes?

Reply to Specialized Enduro 650B vs. Devinci Spartan 7/17/2014 6:03 PM

I will FOR SURE see if I can ride them both a few times before I buy, does anyone know if there are places in Vancouver that do this? Where I live currently (and have lived before) there aren't any options to test ride those particular bikes (even if ... more »

Reply to Specialized Enduro 650B vs. Devinci Spartan 7/17/2014 1:18 PM

I have had soo much fun being on my stumpy evo 26 the past few years so I am def a loyal spesh fan but I am moving to Vancouver this month for school so it would be cool to get a true canadian delicacy while I'm in canada. I wonder if the prices are ... more »

New thread Specialized Enduro 650B vs. Devinci Spartan 7/17/2014 6:59 AM

I"m looking at either bike but I don't know which to really settle on, Do you guys have any suggestions? I know they just came out and I will not likely be able to test ride them back to back or anything but they look like they are the same bike almost.....the ... more »

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Reply to Best Colorado Bike Parks 7/16/2014 7:57 AM

that sucks, about sol vista. It was always hard to pass by Trestle and drive another 40 min to wait in a longer line for a shorter run but now its not even a real option anymore....

Reply to Best Colorado Bike Parks 7/15/2014 1:43 PM

sol vista anyone?????

Reply to Overpriced MTB products? 7/7/2014 10:40 AM

Tires have gotten pricey lately, I remember getting them for around 50 bucks each (Specialized Butcher DH) and now they are around $70 for the same dam tire lol. Also the new sram one by eleven stuff is far too expensive, good reason to buy shimano (holds ... more »

Reply to dave wegle and ohlins colabreation 7/6/2014 7:18 PM

yea, I"m not ever buying a Giant for that reason too

Reply to List off the mountain bikes you've had 6/29/2014 7:29 AM

Here are all the bikes I've had in my life, dam it adds up huh 1. Mongoose full rigid with moose antler handlebars 2. Schwinn Moab 3. Cannondale Jekyll with a lefty (first full suspension and it got stolen while in niagra falls) 4. Jamis Dakar XLT (learned ... more »

New thread Are there any bike maint. seminars around? 6/24/2014 8:29 AM

I have come to the conclusion that I cannot afford to buy any more mountain bikes for the rest of my life: the one I bought most recently was at the lower end of the price scale and still a considerable amount of money for a college student but biking ... more »

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