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Reply to What makes a good trail? 6/17/2014 9:17 AM

Trails where you start at the top and end at the bottom, preferably with jumps and berms!

Reply to Brake Shimano Deore or SLX 6/12/2014 4:49 PM

I'd go with the SLX brakes... great lever feel and lots of stopping power! Also doesn't hurt that they are on

Reply to Opinion on fixies? 5/18/2014 5:45 PM

Why not get a road bike? Fixies are trendy but really only a practical tool for commuters who travel short distances on flat pavement who want a low-maintenance bike. They are bad for climbing (no gears), bad for descending (limited by crank rpm), bad ... more »

Reply to Opinions on first downhill bike? 5/18/2014 5:28 PM

Agreed with bturnman. Get yourself a nice all mountain bike to start with. You will get the most out of a mountain by enabling you to climb and descend. You won't have any fun riding downhill on a hardtail, you will be riding your brakes all the way ... more »

Reply to Best DJ Fork?? 5/18/2014 5:10 PM

As the other guys have said, you don't want to go with anything more than 100mm of travel for dirt jumping. I've had a Manitou Sherman 100mm fork for years on my p3 and it has been flawless. The Sherman has been discontinued, but I've ridden the Circus ... more »