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    I will be really sad if only 650b is available for the future rune. For guys who rides size s 26 wheels make the tune so much more agile and corner much better


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    I'm keeping my V1...
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    And here is mine, still with 26 wheels and low setup. 14,7 Kg / 32 lb 6.5 oz

    Frame Banshee Bikes Rune v2 Stealth
    Rear Shock Cane Creek DBair CS XV
    Fork Rock Shox Lyrik Coil X-Firm Fast Compressor
    Headset Cane Creek 10 Series
    Handlebar Chromag BZA 35mm
    Stem Sixpack 35 mm
    Grips ODI Rogue Lock-On
    Brakes Hope Tech 3 V4 Braided Hose
    Brake Levers Hope Tech 3 V4 Braided Hose
    Shifters SRAM XO 10 speed
    Rear Derailleur SRAM x9 type 2
    Chainguide Superstar Components
    Cranks SRAM GX 1400 32t oneUP Oval
    Bottom Bracket SRAM GXP Ceramic
    Chain KMC X10SL DLC 10 Speed Chain
    Cassette SRAM PG-1070 11-42 OneUP 42t
    Pedals Superstar Nano-X ti
    Wheels Hope Pro II Evo + Mavic EN 821
    Front Tire Maxxis Highroller II 3C MaxxTerra
    Rear Tire Maxxis TomaHawk 3C MaxxTerra
    Saddle Bontrager Kovee
    Seatpost RockShox reverb 125mm
    Seatpost Clamp Chromag

    Banshee rune v2 NightHawk - graypaw's Bike Check - Vital MTB

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    Since we are making Rune update wishlist:
    1.) more progressive leverage (so it plays nicer with coils)
    2.) drive side chainstay clearance (maby make it asymmetric?)
    3.) a wee bit shorter and steeper seattube
    4.) keep the flip chips, options are awesome (although i think that you should make it solely as a 27.5 - and this is from a guy who still rides a 26)

    Bike is already low and slack, no need for tiny increments. If you want to go even lower and slacker, might as well go all the way to the extreme like Nicolai did.
    Wouldn't mind dropping some weight, but not if it compromises the burlyness

    When designing the V3, keep in mind that we LOVED the V2 so you have big task ahead of you to make even better bike

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    My rune scored some new wheels and big boy tyres!

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    Quote Originally Posted by thedrizzle View Post


    My rune scored some new wheels and big boy tyres!
    Nice! I have that setup but the version before they made them asymmetric. Lots of fun!
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    Here's mine, damn I love this bike!

    Current spec:

    Frame - 2013 Banshee Rune V2
    Rear shock - Fox DHX RC4, 400lb
    Front fork - 2015 Manitou Mattoc Expert 160mm with IRT kit
    Handlebars - Renthal Fatbar Light 740mm, 20mm rise
    Stem - Thomson X4 50mm
    Headset - FSA
    Grips - ESI Chunky
    Saddle - Fizik Tundra 2
    Seatpost - KS Supernatural with Southpaw remote
    Post clamp - Salsa lip lock
    Front brake - Formula RO - 203mm rotor
    Rear brake - Formula RO - 180mm rotor
    Cranks - Truvativ Noir 175mm
    Chainring - One Up traction ring 32T
    Chain - Shimano HG701
    Pedals - Saint
    Rear derailleur - XT M8000 11 speed
    Rear shifter - XT M8000 11 speed
    Cassette - XT M8000 11-42T
    Front hub - Hope Pro 2 EVO
    Rear hub - Hope Pro 2 EVO
    Front rim - Zelvy 35mm
    Rear rim - Zelvy 35mm
    Spokes - DT Swiss Aerolite
    Tyres - Maxxis High Roller II, EXO 26 x 2.40 front
    Maxxis Ardent EXO 26 x 2.25 rear
    Tubes - Setup tubeless

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boom King View Post
    Here's mine, damn I love this bike!

    Current spec:

    Frame - 2013 Banshee Rune V2
    Rear shock - Fox DHX RC4, 400lb
    Front fork - 2015 Manitou Mattoc Expert 160mm with IRT kit
    Handlebars - Renthal Fatbar Light 740mm, 20mm rise
    Stem - Thomson X4 50mm
    Headset - FSA
    Grips - ESI Chunky
    Saddle - Fizik Tundra 2
    Seatpost - KS Supernatural with Southpaw remote
    Post clamp - Salsa lip lock
    Front brake - Formula RO - 203mm rotor
    Rear brake - Formula RO - 180mm rotor
    Cranks - Truvativ Noir 175mm
    Chainring - One Up traction ring 32T
    Chain - Shimano HG701
    Pedals - Saint
    Rear derailleur - XT M8000 11 speed
    Rear shifter - XT M8000 11 speed
    Cassette - XT M8000 11-42T
    Front hub - Hope Pro 2 EVO
    Rear hub - Hope Pro 2 EVO
    Front rim - Zelvy 35mm
    Rear rim - Zelvy 35mm
    Spokes - DT Swiss Aerolite
    Tyres - Maxxis High Roller II, EXO 26 x 2.40 front
    Maxxis Ardent EXO 26 x 2.25 rear
    Tubes - Setup tubeless
    Nice setup! ROs are by far the most powerful brakes I've ever had!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Junersun View Post
    Nice setup! ROs are by far the most powerful brakes I've ever had!
    With modulation too, they are incredible brakes. Only those that have them understand.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boom King View Post
    With modulation too, they are incredible brakes. Only those that have them understand.
    Agreed. I just modified it to bring the lever in closer and now I have absolutely zero complaints about it! when I first fit them on 203 rotors I damn near flew over the handlebars... whoops....
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    Just keeping up with the Joneses (Boom King & The Drizzle)



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    Frame - 2015 Banshee Rune V2
    Rear shock - Fox DHX RC4, 400lb (now with Ti Spring)
    Front fork - 2105 Pike RCT3 160mm w/custom decals
    Handlebars - Blackspire 808
    Stem - Fireeye 40mm
    Headset - FSA
    Grips - ODI Vans
    Saddle - Fizik Tundra 2
    Seatpost - Reverb
    Post clamp - Hope
    Front brake - SLX M675 with 180mm RT66 Rotor
    Rear brake - SLX M675 with 160mm RT66 Rotor
    Cranks - SLX M665 (have Zee in the mail)
    Chainring - Blackspire Snaggletooth 32t
    Chain - SRAM something
    Pedals - Nukeproof Electron Evo
    Rear derailleur - Zee Wide Range
    Rear shifter - Zee
    Cassette - XT 11-36
    Front hub - Hope Pro 2 EVO
    Rear hub - Hope Pro 2 EVO
    Front rim - Hope Tech Enduro
    Rear rim - Hope Tech Enduro
    Spokes - Sapim
    Tyres - Maxxis 27.5 DHF 2.3 EXO TR 3C & Maxxis HR2 2.4 EXO 3C
    Tubes - Setup tubeless

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    Joneses or Jonesers?

    Nice bike!
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    Quote Originally Posted by BansheeRune View Post
    Joneses or Jonesers?

    Nice bike!
    Probably Jones's.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boom King View Post
    With modulation too, they are incredible brakes. Only those that have them understand.
    Thatīs why I got them on my Rune as well as on my Spitfire.

    My 2016 Rune on 26" (intended, loooow and slack for uplift/bikepark and when it gets gnarly, frame L)
    Iīm so in love withe the low bb on the 2016 frame and even with the 26 wheels I can still pedal it with no problem.







    My Spitfire 2015 (for everything, frame L):


    (old picture with hope brakes)

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    I think I donīt have to tell you, Iīm absolutely in love with both bikes.
    Never had more fun on any other bike I owned.
    Both can take a serious amount of beating (more than I can take for that matter...)
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    Quote Originally Posted by MiWi View Post
    (old picture with hope brakes)
    From Hope to Formula, I like your style...

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    Iīm 6.3 / 220lbs (100kg).
    With the RO I got the nice modulation of the Hopes M4, but more "headroom" concerning the absolute braking power.
    Best of both worlds for me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MiWi View Post
    Iīm 6.3 / 220lbs (100kg).
    With the RO I got the nice modulation of the Hopes M4, but more "headroom" concerning the absolute braking power.
    Best of both worlds for me.
    They are very good, Mattoc on both as well, very impressed.

    I've ridden a mate's Spitty and it's a lovely trail bike. Might get one myself sometime but will it be too close to the Rune?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boom King View Post
    They are very good, Mattoc on both as well, very impressed.

    I've ridden a mate's Spitty and it's a lovely trail bike. Might get one myself sometime but will it be too close to the Rune?

    Both mattocs got IRT now and the Spitty got a MCLeod. Love it.


    Rune/Spitty or both depends on the built, I would say.

    They are very similar when built with similar components. (especially pre 2016 Rune with Spittys)
    My 2016 rune pedals and climbs as wells as my 2015 Spitty when seated.
    (seatangle ist easily noticable)
    If I lived in a region with long fireroad climbs and continuously and long descending trails, the Rune would be all I need.

    But we got a lot of funny, but rather flat trails here. And itīs always a little climbing in between to connect trail sections.
    When pedaling in attack position on the trails or coming of berms, I prefer the spitty. Itīs easier to bring up to speed, when the trails lack gradient.
    Iīve ridden both my Banshees on my hometrails. And the Spitty simply gives me more thrill.


    I got the Rune, because I wanted the feel of the Spitty to be transferred to my bikepark visits.
    I owned a Kona Operator, but lately had more fun pushing the Spitty in the bikeparks.
    I like to feel the terrain and to work hard going fast.

    I was indecided between the Darkside and Rune, but with the 2016 Rune being longer, slacker and with a 27.5 bb, I decided for the Rune.
    Itīs the same familiar feeling as the Spitty, but at the same time it feels quite a lot more capable and more high speed stable.
    Which is not only from 20mm more travel front/rear, but the burly 26 wheels, the slack headangle (170mm Mattoc makes for 63.5°) and the low bottom bracket.

    Spitty and Rune feel similar and I donīt need to adjust when changing from one to another, but at the same time both got their own range where they really shine, at least for me.
    And Iīd built those two bikes in the same way anytime again.

    Iīm not missing my Operator, nor am I regretting not to have bought the darkside (though I wouldnīt mind owning one, nor would I mind owning a Prime as well...but donīt tell my wife....).

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    Quote Originally Posted by bobtailoner View Post
    Some updates for my runey
    Kindshock lev integra, specialized sip grips, Continental Baron Projekt/ trailking
    I've got Trail Kings on my XL 16 Rune..

    How does the Trail King & Baron Projekt compare?

    I've ordered some Baron 2.4 Projekts...

    Which is bigger?

    I was going to leave a Trail King up front and Baron out back?

    cheers...

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    Stealth linkage mud guard turned out pretty well. Can't tell its there unless you look close.
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    Nicely played, Junersun.
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    Hi! here's my build =)

    Frame Banshee Bikes Rune V2 Rear Shock Cane Creek Double barrel air cs Fork RockShox Pike Solo Air RCT3 Headset Cane Creek Handlebar Easton Havoc Carbon Handlebar Stem Easton Havoc Stem Grips ODI Troy Lee Designs Lock On Grip Brakes Shimano Saint M820 Brake Levers Shimano Saint M820 Shifters Shimano XT Rear Derailleur Shimano XTR Shadow+ Chainguide MRP Cranks SRAM XO1 DH Chainrings / Sprocket SRAM Bottom Bracket SRAM Chain KMC X10 SL DLC Black Cassette / Rear Cog Shimano XTR M980 10 Speed Cassette Pedals Shimano Shimano Saint Front Rim Industry Nine Torch Enduro 26 Rear Rim Industry Nine Torch Enduro 26 Hubs Industry Nine Torch Enduro Front Tire Schwalbe Hans Dampf 2.35 Rear Tire Schwalbe Hans Dampf 2.35 Saddle Chromag Trailmaster Seatpost Thomson Elite Dropper
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    Anyone go from 27.5 wheels back to 26?

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    Quote Originally Posted by I_AM View Post
    Anyone go from 27.5 wheels back to 26?
    I did. Wanted to put back my 26 wheels for Angelfire. My park bike fork is 20mm and so is my 26 front wheel. Plus I have a few tires left over so why not use them. Really don't notice a difference between the two sizes.

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    @Junersun What did you use to make this guard out of? Awesome idea!

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    I just went down to my local plastic supplier and got something easily form able.
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    Good times up in Whistler!

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    I'm digging the blue!
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    Current trail riding setup:

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    V2 updated from 26 to 27

    Before: 26" 31lbs 6oz
    Banshee Rune V2 Build Thread-26.jpg


    Now 27.5" slightly heavier
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    I have had the bike since it came out. Just recently switched to bigger wheels. I like it on all accounts.

    Here is all that has changed since I originally built the bike
    1. 36 to Pike RCT3 Dual Position
    2. i9 Enduro to Easton wheels Heist 27
    3. CCDBA to CCDBAcs
    4. HT flats MEO1 to XT Trail to HT T1 Enduro pedal (not pictured)
    5. 31.8 785mmSixC bar to 35 800mm Chromag BZA, tad more rise too
    6. 40mm Chromag Ranger stem to 50mm Raceface Atlas stem
    7. 32t ring to 28t ring
    8. added MRP AMG V2 guide
    9. Nobby Nic to Magic Mary front and DHR2 rear
    10. XO Trail Brakes to Guides RSC
    11. Same grips different color
    12. Red to black crank boots because matching (not pictured)

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    Sounds like you changed a lot at once. Any apples to apples comparisons on 26" vs 27.5", or was it a full swapout before you rode again? Looks sick by the way!

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    I have had the bike since it came out. Just recently switched to bigger wheels. I like it on all accounts.

    Here is all that has changed since I originally built the bike
    1. 36 to Pike RCT3 Dual Position
    2. i9 Enduro to Easton wheels Heist 27
    3. CCDBA to CCDBAcs
    4. HT flats MEO1 to XT Trail to HT T1 Enduro pedal (not pictured)
    5. 31.8 785mmSixC bar to 35 800mm Chromag BZA, tad more rise too
    6. 40mm Chromag Ranger stem to 50mm Raceface Atlas stem
    7. 32t ring to 28t ring
    8. added MRP AMG V2 guide
    9. Nobby Nic to Magic Mary front and DHR2 rear
    10. XO Trail Brakes to Guides RSC
    11. Same grips different color
    12. Red to black crank boots because matching (not pictured)

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    Where did you guys get your Runes from? Any suggestions for an online store that ships to Singapore? I'm looking for a black size S. Thanks guys

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    I have just checked that for my Reverb 125 today and ithe distance between rails and bottom of the collar is 19cm.

    Could anyone be so kind and measure the maximum seatpost insertion into the seat tube of a large rune?

    I am considering the 175mm Fall line, which in my case would require approx. 23cm of the post to be in the seat tube, and not sure if that much would fit.

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    The large rune should easily fit 23cm of post insertion with room to spare.
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    Quote Originally Posted by builttoride View Post
    The large rune should easily fit 23cm of post insertion with room to spare.
    Thanks for the answer Keith!

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    Quote Originally Posted by naslime View Post
    Where did you guys get your Runes from? Any suggestions for an online store that ships to Singapore? I'm looking for a black size S. Thanks guys
    Contact this guy:
    http://forums.mtbr.com/member.php?u=771190
    or at the Pinkbike
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    His name is Ethan, owner of Dirt Merchant Bicycles bike shop . Official for Banshee and Knolly.
    I been working in Malaysia from 2013 up to May this year and I got from him Banshee Phantom frame with monarch XX and MRP fork, Knolly Warden frame with CCDB inline and Pike fork. Recently,already been in Russia, got from him MRP Raze shock for my wife's CB Riot.
    Even with custom fees banshee frame from Ethan came cheaper,then Fakawi Tribe, official distributor banshee for Malaysia offered me.
    Highly recommend.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vadim0791 View Post
    Contact this guy:
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    dirtmerchantbicycles on Pinkbike
    His name is Ethan, owner of Dirt Merchant Bicycles bike shop . Official for Banshee and Knolly.
    I been working in Malaysia from 2013 up to May this year and I got from him Banshee Phantom frame with monarch XX and MRP fork, Knolly Warden frame with CCDB inline and Pike fork. Recently,already been in Russia, got from him MRP Raze shock for my wife's CB Riot.
    Even with custom fees banshee frame from Ethan came cheaper,then Fakawi Tribe, official distributor banshee for Malaysia offered me.
    Highly recommend.
    Thank you so much for your help man! I will contact Ethan soon. Hope I won't get much import tax as well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by naslime View Post
    Thank you so much for your help man! I will contact Ethan soon. Hope I won't get much import tax as well.
    For sure you will get tax way less then in Malaysia.
    My malaysian friend been ordering evil wreckoning and the following via singapoure relatives.He said two times plus less tax.

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    I need some advice:

    My CCDB Air CS suffers from the stuck down syndrom - negative air chamber wont let the air back into the positive chamber and the shock is completely sacked for a few minutes.
    The shock was serviced, but a month later the same happens. I've neber had these problems with my Runes before and I'm wondering if a slightly miss-aligned rear could cause this issues?

    My shock distributor offered me to rebuild the shock into the coil version (didnt even know this was possible ) for free which sounds very tempting, but I'm afraid a coil shock will not play so nice with the Rune (2016 btw).

    Do you guys have any suggestions? I need a shock I can rely on. The feeling of a bike that hangs completely slacked out after compressing from a bigger drop sucks a**...

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    Banshee Rune V2 Build Thread

    Call Avalanche and see what Craig can do for something coil. I have the DHX2 on another bike and love it, but if I could do it over I'd have Craig build me something.

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    I would think it would be easy to tell if the rear wasn't aligned correctly just by tightening one end of the shock and seeing if its off center at the other end.
    I like to fart when I'm in front of you on a climb

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    I'm wondering if they didn't do a complete rebuild on the shock. Same thing happen to my buddy's DBAir and the shop sent it out for a complete tear down and he has no issues since. BTW the shock wasn't on a Rune.

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    Are you in the US? Who did the work on it? If not the factory then that may be part of the problem. Send it directly to the Cane Creek shop in Fletcher, NC. They've taken care of me on a number of occasions. Great CS in my experience.

    As to the coil I thought there was a lot of buzz abt coils and KS playing really well together? I'm pretty darn happy on my air but wow I want to try a coil CS on my Spitty.

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    Rune V2 Build

    Just changed from 26 to 650b along with a new fork and drivechain, feels like an all new bike! I was pretty sceptical about the difference changing wheel size would make, but have been impressed by the better rollover that the bigger wheels give, and has not lost any of the fun in my opinion... Changed from 26 to 650b, 160fork (pike) to 170 lyrik, 10spd with 42extender to xt11 speed, 125mm post to 150mm...

    loving the increase in wheelbase, feels awesome at speed, and even more confidence inspiring.... it is the perfect bike for where I live, (Whistler)...

    Frame: 2016 Rune v2 Lrg,
    Fork: 170mm Lyrik rct3
    Wheels: Light bicycle Carbon on Dt 240's
    Drivechain: 2016 11spd XT
    Brakes: Avid Codes
    Tires: Minion Dhf
    Bars: Raceface Sixc carbon
    Stem Easton haven 35mm
    Seatpost: Fox Transfer 150mm
    Saddle : Cromag

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    Thanks for all the replies so far guys.
    Regarding the misaligned rear - I don't think this is the case, since I'd assume the bushings of the shock would show much more wear than what's the case right now. Also, the flex of the rear puts stress into the damper anyway, so I'd say if there's something misaligned you'd have to see it with your eyes right away.
    The shock went to the german distributor of Cane Creek. They changed the seals and did sent it back, so that's that. Bummer. I know the DB Air can be a sensitive a** at times (owned 4 Banshees with 4 different DB Airs, none of them lasted more than 6 months before it had to go to service) but it shows hands down the best performance when it's working correctly.
    Here's my plan so far: Getting the Rock Shox Monarch as a replacement shock (sucks to be without the Rune for several weeks) and for trail riding; rebuilding the DB Air into the coil version for stunts without regrets (hopefully). Still looking for reviews how the coil version works, though. @builttoride, any recommendations?

    Quote Originally Posted by Lithified View Post
    Are you in the US? Who did the work on it? If not the factory then that may be part of the problem. Send it directly to the Cane Creek shop in Fletcher, NC. They've taken care of me on a number of occasions. Great CS in my experience.

    As to the coil I thought there was a lot of buzz abt coils and KS playing really well together? I'm pretty darn happy on my air but wow I want to try a coil CS on my Spitty.

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    Thanks for that!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lithified View Post
    As to the coil I thought there was a lot of buzz abt coils and KS playing really well together?
    Really depends on how you ride. If you are aggressive, you definitely need some bottom out resistance, because suspension curve is pretty much linear (i'm talking about Rune. I guess Darkside and Legend are quite a bit more progressive).
    I rode RS Kage for a while, and hated how easily i bottomed out with 30% sag. Now, I'm on Fox RC4, same spring rate and it rides damn fine.

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    Quote Originally Posted by shoshy View Post
    Really depends on how you ride. If you are aggressive, you definitely need some bottom out resistance, because suspension curve is pretty much linear (i'm talking about Rune. I guess Darkside and Legend are quite a bit more progressive).
    I rode RS Kage for a while, and hated how easily i bottomed out with 30% sag. Now, I'm on Fox RC4, same spring rate and it rides damn fine.
    I'm running an RC4 on my Rune and it's the shizz! I know three other guys with the same setup and they all feel the same way.

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    Anyone have the e13 cassette? Any troubles with the 9 tooth on our Rune? My XO cassette is about done and I'm on the hunt for a new cassette.


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