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Adam Digby's Specialized Demo 8

Hanging in my dorm room, I don't have a proper camera so I used my computer. This bike is ready for Collegiate Nationals (after a twist to the seat of course)!
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Parts Brand Model Additional info
Frame Specialized 2011 Large Demo 8 II Black Frameset
Rear Shock Fox Racing Shox RC4 RCS Ti Spring #400
Fork Marzocchi 888 RC3 EVO Titantium Firm Spring for the ladies
Handlebar ODI Flight Control Handlebar 786mm High Rise, get those suckers up there!
Stem Marzocchi
Grips ODI Ruffian MX Lock-On They hurt after a while, but I never fall off.
Brakes Shimano Saint M820 203mm in Front with something smaller in the rear, Ice Tech rotors
Brake Levers Shimano Saint M820 With an extra long hose in the front
Shifters SRAM X.9 X.0 is too expensive
Rear Derailleur SRAM X.0
Chainguide Gamut P30 Chainguide
Cranks Truvativ Descendant DH Crankset 165mm
Chain SRAM PC991 Cross Step
Cassette / Rear Cog SRAM Secret 7speed configuration
Pedals HT Components AE-01 10mm pins from hardware store
Front Rim DT Swiss FR600 Nice and soft to keep from pinching in the race runs
Rear Rim DT Swiss FR600 Nice and soft to keep from pinching in the race runs
Hubs DT Swiss 350 Front and rear
Spokes DT Swiss Competition Spokes
Front Tire Panaracer CG DH Tire They are dope!
Rear Tire Panaracer CG DH Tire They are dope!
Saddle SDG Formula FXR Ti Saddle Won it at Fontana
Seatpost Thomson Elite Nice and long
General Info
Riding Type Downhill
Weight 37 lb 9 oz (17038 g)
Additional Info This thing is awesome, it turns better than my Chumba F5 and it's lighter. It doesn't pedal that well and the front end is too low, requiring lots of spacers, but after I adjusted it to my height, the thing likes to get light and bouncy on the trail. My complaints are that it doesn't come with a downtube protector and it's chainstays are too short on the Large frame, you tend to sit behind the rear wheel when you are 6'4.5".
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