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    Redline Monocog Flight 26 - 650b

    My RL Monocog Flight 26 has seen a few reincarnations: SS, full 650b, but my favorite is 26" rear with a 650b front (helps slacken the head angle) and 1x9 gearing.
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    New question here.

    Awesome!

    So how about a ride report, 26 stock vs 650B/26er:

    Too bad RL doesn't show the 26er Monocog on the website anymore!

    TIA

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    i have the same year mono. what 650b tires can you fit in the rear?

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    I have the same year MCF too! OMG!

    I could fit a 2.1 Nev on a synergy rim in the back, with the sliders towards the back of the slot. Didn't love the handling with the longer wheelbase, higher bb, etc. I did ride a bit with the 650b in the front over the summer and I really like it. At least try the B6.

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    I rode a WTB Laser Rim with a 2.1 Nevegal in the rear (sliding dropouts pushed all the way to the back). It rode well as a full 650b, as you would imagine...between a 26 and 29. The biggest benefit for me, as I often felt the head angle was too steep, came from the bigger A2C of the fork plus the 26 rear/650b front. The bike is more "trail" aggressive and confident while retaining all of its playfulness.

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