Well, I wasn't expecting that, though that doesn't sound too bad. Maybe add some volume spacers to the air can to make a more progressive spring rate, if you find that the ride gets too harsh when you add air.
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Added a comment to olivier.rouvidant's bike check 3/16/2014 9:11 PM
Beautiful build. One question though, When you were running the rear suspension, did you run into any issues? (like bike not using full travel, or suffering from "spiking") If so, have you managed to eliminate them and how? I'm hoping to get myself an Undead soon, and I might try for a DBair if it works well with the frame.
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Added a comment to prestondh's bike check 3/16/2014 9:09 PM
I read somewhere that when you put the Vivid Air on some frames, you have to run more sag then you do on a coil shock just to get full travel out of it. Have you had to do this?
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Added a comment to ronald.navyy's bike check 3/16/2014 9:06 PM
So, how does the air shock feel vs the stock coil one? do you have to run more sag (than with a coil) to get full travel, or does the frame respond well with an air shock?
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The track has until the end of April to deteriorate into a rutted out, blown out, suspension nightmare of a track if the trail crew allows it to happen. Plus that is what everyone said last year about Valnord when the first track video came out, and it turned into one of the best like tracks of the year. Give it time, I'm sure it will turn into the proper DH track that Australia deserves.
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I think I like that look better than any of the other two looks so far. Very nice.
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He saw the gates, he was going around them to beat the train. If you look, there is a cyclist, in a bike lane on the other side of the track. From the other cyclist, you can tell that this video's unlikely hero was way outside the bike lane, in an attempt to go around the gate.
He suffers from what I call, "bikes are allowed onto the road, therefore they mys be just as capable as cars, therefore, I can act the same way that I do when I drive a car." syndrome. It afflicts many road going cyclists all over the world. It results in run lights and dead bikers. Please, help stop the madness, and give me ridiculous amounts of money, so i can do research into medicine to fight the syndrome. I will need to buy a new $10,000 road bike every week for this research. Thank you.
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Added a comment to chazdog's bike check 9/28/2013 6:06 PM
How well does the DB Air match up with the Avalanche Cartridge? Does it feel like it has equal performance?
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How deep does the water need to be to jump into it like that?
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Perhaps I am mistaken, but it seems like they cut the pedal section shorter than it was last year, and added some more time in the woods, and a lot more jumps.
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