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    Another Giant...

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    It can fit 29er wheels too.
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    I don't crash, I just have slightly uncontrolled dismounts!

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    It can fit 29er wheels too.
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    For the 26ers haters out there ja ja
    Are you able to ride it in beach sand? Why fat wheels bike don't have front suspension.

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    Show us a picture of your 26er MTB that you still use on the trails-20140831_182703.jpg

    5 month old 2012 Stumpjumper Comp FSR 26" 2x10 custom build. I'm still PR'ing Strava like crazy and keeping up with and/or surpassing my strong riding friends on their 29'rs and 275's and 1x11's. And the amazing thing, my head or my 26" bike has not exploded to smithereens, yet. WTF?
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    Show us a picture of your 26er MTB that you still use on the trails

    I just bought a 26 for cheap. Will have photos soon.


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    Show us a picture of your 26er MTB that you still use on the trails

    No plans to get rid of this. Just put a Pike on the front.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hobine View Post
    No plans to get rid of this. Just put a Pike on the front.
    Nice!

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    Show us a picture of your 26er MTB that you still use on the trails-img_20140607_170109880.jpg

    Old pic, nothing too special, Diamondback Recoil Comp I'm building up. Not even thinking about 27.5, just got a new 26 inch fork. Maybe on my next bike, but as I hope that will be a DH/FR/Park bike, I'd like 26 inch. I don't like 29.

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    The Dakar

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    My do-everything bike: Superlight 26er.

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    My do it all Cannondale Rush, this bike ain't going anywhere for a while.


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    Show us a picture of your 26er MTB that you still use on the trails

    "Still?" This is the best bike I've ever ridden. Built last year.

    Yeti ASR 5. Light, fast, nimble, and perfect for my trails.

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    2008 Giant Trance X2....New pivot bearings, PUSHed shock and fork.....A lot more miles left in it!
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    My 2011 Recoil
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    Older picture of my On-One Inbred, its now rolling on 2.35 nevegals
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    I own a HT 29er too, but this one still gets plenty of action.

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    Old and new(er). Both 26ers.
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    My only bike is a 26", brought it new last year (it's a 2010 model but), moved to a new city a month ago, yet to go find some good trails to ride!

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    this is my 1997 specialized rockhopper........ picked it up at a garage sale for $5 with junk wheels, shifters, brakes, seat,rear mech, bottom bracket etc etc..... just used the frame, fork(an old maintou pro x cartridge that still works.....) crankset,, seat post, stem and handlebars.....stripped parts from a cheap FS I had that I hated... as stuff breaks I will upgrade....taking it in tomorrow to get the bottom bracket replaced then its time to hit the trailsShow us a picture of your 26er MTB that you still use on the trails-blazer-102.jpg

    I have never had anything but 26" mountain bikes.....threw my leg over a 29er awhile back and the standover height split my boys in 2.....plus I have been poor most of my life so it has been used bikes,x-mart bikes and low end hardtails if I get a new one from my LBS.... the last new bike I had was a 96 raleigh M-80
    97 specialized rockhopper.- urban beater
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    Quote Originally Posted by Zomby Woof (MCM700) View Post
    Here's my 2000 Cannondale Super V700SX:
    That looks amazing! Is everything on it original?
    I don't crash, I just have slightly uncontrolled dismounts!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kiwiplague View Post
    That looks amazing! Is everything on it original?
    Pretty much. Its a low mileage bike. I did replace the handgrips with ergo grips and replaced the seat with a WTB saddle. But I only did that this year as I started riding again this past spring. I still have the original parts. But I'm getting a new shifter for the front derailleur as it hasn't been shifting well. This year this bike and me are getting the proper workout we're meant to have.

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    I still have all of these.

    04 (or 05. forget) XTC hybrid w carbon stays.

    how it was until recently, and minutes after winning an XC race. PUSH'd X(Brain-auto lockout) 80mm fork. Stans alum rotor, 4ti Eggs, Extralite post, carbon-alum cranks, Action Tec ti spr sqr BB(altho it now has an FRM all alum ISIS spindle), Stans Olympic wheels w 2.2 Schwalbe Furious Freds, XT drivetrain with the Next LPs etc. 20lbs.

    22lb 03 Spider

    23lb 08 Motolite. Again, rigth after winning the Snake Creek Gap TT in 50+ Open.

    Retired race bike. 02 NRS. Had it down to 20lb 4oz with hydros. Now a 25lb beater/mileage bike.

    My first real mtb. 2000 US made Moab. 7075 butted frame.
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    Here is my 2011 Trek Fuel EX5. She's been on many exciting adventures with me.

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    I'll ride this until it's worn out. It's 19 this year & not slowing down. You can keep your new clown wheels.
    Sent from the future to destroy the past.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KiwiJohn View Post
    You can keep your new clown wheels.
    Amen to that
    I don't crash, I just have slightly uncontrolled dismounts!

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    Old pic of my 2008 Fuji Outland Pro custom build - love this bike. Hoping to ride it in the Triple Trail this weekend. Way too many miles left in her to move on to the next "thing" for me.

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    Here is mine

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    Only frame is original.

    All I need for my local trails

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    Very nice Santacruz. Love the color.

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    My lame, irrelevant, cant climb over anything, its a miracle i made it up this mountain, 26er. I'll buy another bike at some point but I do not foresee myself selling this bike, it is way too much fun.
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    This 18 year old bike still sees 80% of my riding.
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    Just built this Ragley Piglet2 up from a few new parts and bunch of parts from my parts bin.





    * SLX cranks and brakes. XT 11-34 cassette + e.13 40t cog.

    * Zee shifter and rear mech. Saint pedals.

    * Manitou Minute pro 140, tapered, 20mm axle fork.

    * Hope hoops wheels with Stans flow rims, 2.3 Maxxis High Roller2 front, and 2.25 Maxxis Ardent rear setup tubeless.

    * Easton Havoc 65mm stem, Answer bars cut to 760mm, Raceface sniper grips, Raceface seatpost, SDG belair RL saddle

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    Heading out for an overnight trip in Crystal Cove State Park, CA. My '89 Wicked Fat Chance still gets it done. And look how big the wheels are compared to my son's bike!

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    Quote Originally Posted by KevinGT View Post
    "Still?" This is the best bike I've ever ridden. Built last year.

    Yeti ASR 5. Light, fast, nimble, and perfect for my trails.
    If you had my 29er you could get over that log.


    Just kidding. Lots of good looking bikes in this thread
    It's such a fine line between idiocy and genius.

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    recycled pics, but these are my mtb's still going strong...



    All the gear and no idea.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FujNoob View Post
    If you had my 29er you could get over that log.


    Just kidding. Lots of good looking bikes in this thread
    That's what the guy on a 29er said after I lapped him the second time.

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    lots of nice bikes here fellas....I have seen pics of carbon frames busted in half on the internet.... nothing wrong with an old school cro-moly bike.... or even an aluminum one
    97 specialized rockhopper.- urban beater
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    1997 Trek 9800 OCLV I bought it new and it has been in 45 or 50 races over the years and I'd say it probably has about 7500 miles on it. I'm 6'2" 210 lbs. This carbon fiber frame has a lifetime warranty that so far I've not had to call on.
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    Yeti 575 2012

    Ive added wider bars, 3.35 Hans Dampf to rear, the last of the rear carbon seat stay bikes; )
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    Quote Originally Posted by omoore61 View Post
    My lame, irrelevant, cant climb over anything, its a miracle i made it up this mountain, 26er. I'll buy another bike at some point but I do not foresee myself selling this bike, it is way too much fun.
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    Can't blame ya...that's a sweet ride!

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    2003 K2 Razorback SL Carbon

    The leg bone's connected to the Cash Bone!

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    Quote Originally Posted by dgw2jr View Post
    2003 K2 Razorback SL Carbon

    Pretty picture of Ogden in the background!
    I don't use Strava. Don't need an application to tell me I am slow because I already know.

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    My custom 2006 Schwinn Rocket LTD
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    Specialized pitch i just love this bike I don't know why, climbs great and goes downhill even better, and what a like most is simple mountain bike thats fun to ride.
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    I love my El Guapo, I'll ride it till it falls apart.


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    I love this bike!....a lot of Giants here!
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    My 2013 Covert 26 ... Prob my last new bike because of the 27.5 stupidity & I don't like the way 29'ers feel on the trail.
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    Just two lame guys riding 26" IBIS HDR's




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    This is my project bike its a mongoose bedlan I'm thinking of saving for the RockShox BoXXer RC Suspension Forks 2015 and put it on, along side with longer bars and a new gear switch system and new tires etc. in an opinion of someone that really knows this stuff is it worth getting?

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    New question here. My project bike

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    This is my project bike its a mongoose bedlan I'm thinking of saving for the RockShox BoXXer RC Suspension Forks 2015 and put it on, along side with longer bars and a new gear switch system and new tires etc. in an opinion of someone that really knows this stuff is it worth getting?

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    After upgraded wheelset pedals drop post carbon bar etc.

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    One with all the upgrades.

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    what size wheels are those?

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    My cdale is 26 size med.

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    This is my project bike its a mongoose bedlan I'm thinking of saving for the RockShox BoXXer RC Suspension Forks 2015 and put it on, along side with longer bars and a new gear switch system and new tires etc. in an opinion of someone that really knows this stuff is it worth getting?
    I wouldn't put Boxxers on that frame (or any triple clamp fork), it's not designed to have anything that big put on it. You would mess up the head angle/seat angle and bottom bracket height something terrible with that much travel, not to mention you would run the risk of ripping off the head tube as well.

    Long term, you should just save up to buy a better bike, as you are going to have to sink some serious money into all the up grades you want to do and the frame is not worth it. Keep saving and ride the bike till it dies, then get a better bike.
    I don't crash, I just have slightly uncontrolled dismounts!

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    This is my project bike its a mongoose bedlan I'm thinking of saving for the RockShox BoXXer RC Suspension Forks 2015 and put it on, along side with longer bars and a new gear switch system and new tires etc. in an opinion of someone that really knows this stuff is it worth getting?
    Don't make a project out of a Kmart bike man. You're truly better off saving for a better bike. I hate it when people say that but sometimes it's true. Even a $400 dollar bike shop bike will dominate a mongoose even if you sink more money than that into parts.
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    Put Fox 40s on that frame.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jayem View Post
    Put Fox 40s on that frame.
    I'd almost be keen to see that

    What do you reckon the head angle would end up being? 50 degrees?
    I don't crash, I just have slightly uncontrolled dismounts!

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    Quote Originally Posted by shining_trapezoid View Post
    Don't make a project out of a Kmart bike man. You're truly better off saving for a better bike. I hate it when people say that but sometimes it's true. Even a $400 dollar bike shop bike will dominate a mongoose even if you sink more money than that into parts.
    Damn and I let someone convinced me that this was standard to start with and would be worth the investment; since this isn't worth the investment what would you suggest? If you wouldn't mind giving me some advise I'd definitely appreciate it!

    There is so much out there I don't wanna over or under spend, you know.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Andy100100 View Post
    There is so much out there I don't wanna over or under spend, you know.
    Depends on what sort or riding you are keen to get into really. All mountain, XC, downhill or trail.
    Given that you wanted to put Boxxers on the bike, are you keen on Downhill?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kiwiplague View Post
    Depends on what sort or riding you are keen to get into really. All mountain, XC, downhill or trail.
    Given that you wanted to put Boxxers on the bike, are you keen on Downhill?
    I am keen on it down hill but I am now thinking more about trails and XC seeing as I can get those kinds of spots for practice. It seems more practical for now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Andy100100 View Post
    Damn and I let someone convinced me that this was standard to start with and would be worth the investment; since this isn't worth the investment what would you suggest? If you wouldn't mind giving me some advise I'd definitely appreciate it!

    There is so much out there I don't wanna over or under spend, you know.
    Not trying to discourage you about the bike you have. Ride that thing into the ground! As far as a ride that's worth keeping and upgrading as necessary, like I said, a bike bike from a legitimate shop in the $400-$600 dollar range will probably suit a beginning rider just fine and eventually you may want to up grade forks, wheels, derailleurs and/or other components as needed. Not saying that you need to sink $1000 dollars into a $400 dollar bike, but a good entry level ride can last you quite a long time if you take care of it. It's hard for me to recommend anything without knowing what you're into or your bike handling abilities. If you're brand new, I will recommend working your way up before you try shredding some crazy downhill sh!t unless that's all you want to do. I would also recommend not going with a bike with huge suspension travel right off the bat. If anything, learn how to ride a rigid or a hard tail off road confidently and you'll be a better rider for it. I'm sure somebody will disagree with me on that. If you're dead set on a full-squish and want to save some money you could shop used. Just be careful. Look for scratched stanchions, dented/cracked frames, bent components etc. There are lots of decent used Trek Fuels out in the world. Remember that you're opening up a whole big can of wormies here, but it's all about fun.

    To get back to the point about WalMart/Kmart/cheaper bikes - the components are made out of subpar materials, usually stamped out of a sheet instead of being machined/forged/formed from good alloys and are guaranteed to rust and go to crap in a short period of time. On top of wearing out, these components are also not made to tight enough tolerances to remain adjustable for very long. Trying to set the derailleurs and brakes when they're made out of disintegrating metal and plastic is like trying to make a 1978 Honda Accord handle like a Ferrari. It's just not gonna happen, and as time goes on, it will just get worse. A good drivetrain and good brakes are way more important than just slapping on some *****in' high-tech fork. I don't know that you could even fit a threadless steerer into the headtube on that frame. Maybe if you changed the headset. Definitely won't fit a fork with a tapered steerer.

    You can start to see, by the time you swap out every single part on a cheap bike, you're better off just getting a better bike from a reputable dealer with a decent warranty and service.
    Read through the whole beginner's corner subforum. Research other sites. Keep riding the bike you got. Riding is good. Once you ride a quality machine, you won't want to go back though.

    Sorry to derail the thread a bit.
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    +1 on everything shining_trapezoid said, especially the bit about getting a hard tail first. You will learn a lot more about bike handling with one of those over a full suspension bike.
    I don't crash, I just have slightly uncontrolled dismounts!

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    What he said. Just run what you brung and don't worry about what you don't have....

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    Quote Originally Posted by shining_trapezoid View Post
    I would also recommend not going with a bike with huge suspension travel right off the bat. If anything, learn how to ride a rigid or a hard tail off road confidently and you'll be a better rider for it. I'm sure somebody will disagree with me on that.
    That would be me.

    10 years on HT/rigid to start out with, then 15 on FS, now back on a HT. If anything, FS made me a better rider, and HT/rigid just made ride less and get beat up more.

    There are no prizes given for beating yourself up on the trail. Always ride what you have the most fun on and never, ever buy into the whole "you must suffer through learning on outdated equipment to get good" BS. When was the last time you heard someone recommend starting out on 20" wheels and sidepull brakes?
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    We have an SX just like that in the basement.

    My son rides the very same SX as yours. He a monster in the Whistler Bike Park with it. The only speed he knows is FAST.

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    * SLX cranks and brakes. XT 11-34 cassette + e.13 40t cog.

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    * Manitou Minute pro 140, tapered, 20mm axle fork.

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    * Easton Havoc 65mm stem, Answer bars cut to 760mm, Raceface sniper grips, Raceface seatpost, SDG belair RL saddle
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    It's got a 150mm Sektor R, XT derailer and shifter, a 30t Raceface NW, SLX brakes, KS i900 dropper, Nukeproof Warhead headset and 60mm stem and Sun Ringle Black Flag wheels with A Speccy Ground Control 2.3 up front and a Purgatory Control in 2.2 out back. It's a heavy beast for a hardtail and climbs like a fat kid up the rope in gym class but more than makes up for it going down and at speed in the technical stuff. The steel has enough flex in it so it's almost like having and inch or so travel in the back. A lot of fun.

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