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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    Bummer bro my cheapo is a dead ringer for the Hope except the sleeve is aluminum instead of copper. If it does wear out I have a Hope clamp that a friend gave me but it's 31.8mm yet the parts will all work. Kinda like having a rebuild kit for the post clamp.

    I got a blue one, to match the DHX . Besides, i needed more color. Great advice on the SPV coil. I think the 550 is going to hit the sweet spot.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jwind
    I got a blue one, to match the DHX . Besides, i needed more color. Great advice on the SPV coil. I think the 550 is going to hit the sweet spot.
    How did the spring work out for you? I got my Hope seat post clamp, Just ordered 08 Saint cranks, and my Avid Code brakes are at the shop ready to be picked up now!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ctrailfreak
    How did the spring work out for you? I got my Hope seat post clamp, Just ordered 08 Saint cranks, and my Avid Code brakes are at the shop ready to be picked up now!

    THe 55 spring will be here on wednesday Along with a stinger chain guide and a set of 2.4 Maxxis Advantage. I'll be sure to post a ride report and new pics afterwards. I'm looking forward to it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jwind
    THe 55 spring will be here on wednesday Along with a stinger chain guide and a set of 2.4 Maxxis Advantage. I'll be sure to post a ride report and new pics afterwards. I'm looking forward to it.
    I'd have a beer for ya but it's too early so I'll cheer ya latter today.

    Ohhhhh Maxxis Advantage tires def want to hear a ride report about them, I have been looking at them for awhile looks like it could be a sweet rear tire.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    I'd have a beer for ya but it's too early so I'll cheer ya latter today.

    Ohhhhh Maxxis Advantage tires def want to hear a ride report about them, I have been looking at them for awhile looks like it could be a sweet rear tire.
    Just so you know... My buddy rides those tires, and loves them!

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    Yep, can't wait. I already have the 2ply 2.5 minions, the advantage will be a very nice alternative.

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    Any dates on the 1.5" HT

    Anyone know when the Blitz II's with 1.5 HT will be coming out? I would be VERY interested.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bundyloco
    Anyone know when the Blitz II's with 1.5 HT will be coming out? I would be VERY interested.
    I believe they are expecting to release them mid next month. You can call or shoot a email to the Goddess of Versus Vivian she is awesome.

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    Ok.... So I just got my brakes,Saddle and Cranks on it.
    08 Avid Code Brakes 203mm front and 185mm rear


    2008 Saint cranks and Hope seat clamp...

    And Titec El Norte ProLite Saddle

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    Runnin the front brake moto ayy I come from a moto background & cant ride MTB the same way. How does the rear derailleur housing clear on the right side.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    Runnin the front brake moto ayy I come from a moto background & cant ride MTB the same way. How does the rear derailleur housing clear on the right side.

    Very Pimp lookin sweet build.

    My front brake is on the left Back is on the right. Just super long front cable as that's how they came. I just got them on tonight. I'm going to cut them down and rebleed them once I get the Bleed kit. Damn these brakes will stop you! Right out of the box they blew my Hayes Mags out of the water in Modulation and full on Stopping power. I can't wait till they break in!

    I've never had a single miss shift,Snag or anything.... the derailleur cable routing seems flawless how it is. Not kinked up, or anything when compressing the rear either.

    Thanks for the compliment on the build. I'm VERY HAPPY with it!

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    nice build ctfreak... and no you cant have too much white... XD

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrpercussive
    nice build ctfreak... and no you cant have too much white... XD
    Thanks..... Now tell that to my STP...



    My wife asked me if I had a thing for White parts? I just like the clean look! I guess I had one too many all black bikes back in the day!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ctrailfreak
    Thanks..... Now tell that to my STP...



    My wife asked me if I had a thing for White parts? I just like the clean look! I guess I had one too many all black bikes back in the day!
    totally understand. My bike is VERY white as well... XD


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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr

    yuppers... was out there at the otter today and rode this bad boy... insanely flickable and light. Pumped through the berms like a champ and felt right at home in the pumptrack setup for the demos. You could throw it around no problem and clear gaps easy with minimal effort


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    I think you want to turn that hope collar 180 degrees? It will hit the rockers on big hits the way you have it. No?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jwind
    I think you want to urn that hope collar 180 degrees? It will hiy the rockers on big hot the way you have it. No?
    Nope... Not on mine. It's a 20" frame so the rockers never come close to it. I had the shock off and pushed the rear up till it stopped, and it still never hit it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ctrailfreak
    Nope... Not on mine. It's a 20" frame so the rockers never come close to it. I had the shock off and pushed the rear up till it stopped, and it still never hit it!

    You make a good point.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jwind
    You make a good point.
    Guess thats the luxury of being tall us shorter ones have to be careful.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    Guess thats the luxury of being tall us shorter ones have to be careful.
    The sucky part for us tall guys, is finding a bike that will fit! That's why I sprung for the Blitz. Not too many frame makers make a 20" freeride frame anymore! I'm hoping to get some action shots soon.Tired of looking at a clean bike now!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ctrailfreak
    The sucky part for us tall guys, is finding a bike that will fit! That's why I sprung for the Blitz. Not too many frame makers make a 20" freeride frame anymore! I'm hoping to get some action shots soon.Tired of looking at a clean bike now!
    Ya there are always + & - with anything I was just funnin.

    Some pic's from last year.

    Edit: I now wear a FF since slamming my lower lip between 2 teeth riding my back yard pump track.
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    Just A little update....

    I got the 550 spring and after riding it for a little while, It feels just a little under sprung. PP adjustments are not really noticable, I have the BO adjustment ~1/2 in and 110psi in the boost valve.

    It plush for sure, but it seems to blow through the midstroke travel really quickly before hitting the BO and ramping up quickly.

    I'll post some new pix soon here.

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    My 2nd ever action shot on this bike. I just don't take the camera out much. I was out playing around with the kids today, and decided to set the camera up on the trash can and do some roll by manuals.I think my son took this one for me, as it wasn't a still video. I robbed the pictures from the video clips, so sorry for the crappy quality. This bike is so easy to manual. It didn't take me very long at all to figure it out on this bike.

    I just love this bike more and more every time I ride it!


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    ctrailfreak That is awesome!!! I sucx at Manuals on anything your doin great. Thats a really sweet lookin bike, you did well.
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    the pink is a sweet touch... nice bike...XD

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gorbac
    Some pics
    Beautiful build how you liking the ride?? Blitz rail trails!!!
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    Anyone have any solid information when the Valor will be release to purchase?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Severum
    Anyone have any solid information when the Valor will be release to purchase?
    I have asked Herb a few times but never a solid date?????
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    How about some solid geometry numbers. I hear 68.5 HA with a Fox 140 (515AC?) and a 13.4"ish BB.

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    Hello. New used Blitz II.

    Hi all

    Picked this beauty up on CL. I'd never thought I'd be owning a Versus. I've been going to Northstar more often and wanted something more burly than my trusty Turner XCE. (Hated rentals.)

    Searched CL for a used Stinky / Bullit and lo and behold "Slight used Versus Blitz II. Owner relocating. Must sell."

    Already spend couple of days at Northstar with the bike. Loving it !

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gakster
    Hi all

    Picked this beauty up on CL. I'd never thought I'd be owning a Versus. I've been going to Northstar more often and wanted something more burly than my trusty Turner XCE. (Hated rentals.)

    Searched CL for a used Stinky / Bullit and lo and behold "Slight used Versus Blitz II. Owner relocating. Must sell."

    Already spend couple of days at Northstar with the bike. Loving it !

    Cheers.
    Welcome to the Versus group Herb has done a job with the Blitz II. You will find it is one of the quickest accelerating bikes off the corners making each run a goal to go faster. Awesome looking bike build there, perfect weapon for N*.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    ... Herb has done a job with the Blitz II....
    Had my Herb moment already :-)

    The bike came originally with a Sherman 150mm and it felt overwhelmed by the rest of the bike. I called Versus to see if a 180mm Domain would be within A2C range. Herb picked up the phone and we spoke for 20 minutes. Even got an offer to take a shop tour. I am ~30 minutes from Fremont. How cool is that !

    Looking forward to see the Blitz III that he is working on.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gakster
    Had my Herb moment already :-)

    The bike came originally with a Sherman 150mm and it felt overwhelmed by the rest of the bike. I called Versus to see if a 180mm Domain would be within A2C range. Herb picked up the phone and we spoke for 20 minutes. Even got an offer to take a shop tour. I am ~30 minutes from Fremont. How cool is that !

    Looking forward to see the Blitz III that he is working on.
    Hahaha ya he can talk, bring the camera with you and post pics when you go there.

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    nice rig dude... maybe i'll see you up at N* soon... XD

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrpercussive
    nice rig dude... maybe i'll see you up at N* soon... XD
    Versus will spank you and your F5 son!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by mrpercussive
    nice rig dude... maybe i'll see you up at N* soon... XD
    Interesting coincidence ... This Blitz II was originally purchased from RideSFO. I'm still trying to get the many stickers off.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gakster
    Interesting coincidence ... This Blitz II was originally purchased from RideSFO. I'm still trying to get the many stickers off.
    A hair drier does well, it softens the sticky so the decal can come off or there is a product called Sticker Off some moto dealers carry it. Auto body shops have cool chemicals also possibly find a custom shop and pedal in see if they can help if they can bring them back a 12 pack of beer.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gakster
    Interesting coincidence ... This Blitz II was originally purchased from RideSFO. I'm still trying to get the many stickers off.
    Haha, sweet... who's bike was that???

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrpercussive
    Haha, sweet... who's bike was that???
    Boots F.

    He also has a Weapon X. I've never seen a bigger bike than a Weapon X. That thing is a monster !

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gakster
    Boots F.

    He also has a Weapon X. I've never seen a bigger bike than a Weapon X. That thing is a monster !
    dont think i know a Boots F.... lols. But Phil did say he had a friend who had a Weapon X for sale... lols. Yuppers, that bike is a tank

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gakster
    Interesting coincidence ... This Blitz II was originally purchased from RideSFO. I'm still trying to get the many stickers off.
    ...or you can leave 'em on and represent! Too bad my car broke down. The valor was on my wish list.
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    Quote Originally Posted by East Bay Rich
    ...or you can leave 'em on and represent! Too bad my car broke down. The valor was on my wish list.
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    I love my blitz
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    Awesome pic's how come you didn't post the launch??
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    Added some sweet Sun Ringle ADD Lite wheels to the Blitz II, for now I have the steel 12mm axle on the back need to turn down the aluminum one still.
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    One bullet cam test video


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    Quote Originally Posted by Gorbac
    One bullet cam test video

    Thats some awesome fork footage vary smooth and active.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    Added some sweet Sun Ringle ADD Lite wheels to the Blitz II, for now I have the steel 12mm axle on the back need to turn down the aluminum one still.

    Check out the SC website. Cheapest 150x12 rear axle on the net. (if thats what the Blizzzzz uses.) Azonic makes a good alum axle (if you need one from them I got a line)
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    Quote Originally Posted by motormonkeyr6
    Check out the SC website. Cheapest 150x12 rear axle on the net. (if thats what the Blizzzzz uses.) Azonic makes a good alum axle (if you need one from them I got a line)
    I have a Azonic steel one on it now but I also have a custom made aluminum one from my old '99 SC Supa8 but I need to trim it down a tad, It's slightly over 12mm which is what the drop outs are.
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    here's mine



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    sick bike... how do you like those tyres?

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    BTW sorry for the BIG pic


    I love those small block eight's. I have been riding urban and skate park with them and have had only one snake bite flat when i jumped a set of stairs. they are fast rollers, for sure. but i have to switch to Minions for DH/Freeride out here in Hell Paso because of the cactus
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    Awesome bike!!!

    Question about the pink partz??
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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    Awesome bike!!!

    Question about the pink partz??
    What do you mean ?'s about the pink parts! Wait till I get the BOB "pink" handle bars from Funn and the white azonic stem. Super sick, Super BABY! I only wish that all the pinks were Hot Pink!

    check the DangerBoy levers and the "I Love My Bike" bell

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    Quote Originally Posted by azonicist
    What do you mean ?'s about the pink parts! Wait till I get the BOB "pink" handle bars from Funn and the white azonic stem. Super sick, Super BABY! I only wish that all the pinks were Hot Pink!

    check the DangerBoy levers and the "I Love My Bike" bell
    Awesome but may I suggest you run the front brake hose under the crown between the tubes so it doesnt wear the coating off the tubes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    Awesome but may I suggest you run the front brake hose under the crown between the tubes so it doesnt wear the coating off the tubes.

    http://www.odigrips.com/newsandpress.aspx

    right, right. I just noticed that and why did you show me those grips? I may have to get those grips and a white bar instead.
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    Quote Originally Posted by azonicist
    right, right. I just noticed that and why did you show me those grips? I may have to get those grips and a white bar instead.
    Just trying to help

    How about some close to but not quite pink but red changes with sunlight.

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    Looks like after what seems like too many years of R&D the Valor might be ready for release in March of '09.
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    I've been sending emails to Versuscycles for 2 weeks, yet to get any reply from them. Its unlike them. Anyone here would able to help me?

    Refer to the email I send to versuscycles:-
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    From: d blackfly <dblackfly@gmail.com>
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    Hi Herb & VersusCycles crew,

    I need your advice as my bike mechanic told me that my Blitz II pivot's bushing have expanded which have caused the rear to shake. My bike mechanic adviced me to order a complete set for my ride.

    I would like to find out how do I go about ordering it as I am from Singapore. The dealer (Cadence Bikes) in Singapore whom the Blitz II frame I bought from have closed down.
    Could I order directly from you guys and what payment options do I have.

    Hope to hear from u guys, I am open to any suggestion or advice.

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    The Saddest Day of My Life

    After dismantling my Blitz I last night for a full cleaning I found that the pivot that's welded to the seat tube right above the bottom bracket was cracked almost all the way around.
    I'm also guessing that where that mysterious creaking sound was coming from. I think another couple of drops and it would have snapped off. I guess I should feel lucky I found the break when I did and not next weekend while riding.

    What really sucks is that I don't have money for a new frame/bike. I guess it's back to the old HT...

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    After dismantling my Blitz I last night for a full cleaning I found that the pivot that's welded to the seat tube right above the bottom bracket was cracked almost all the way around.
    I'm also guessing that where that mysterious creaking sound was coming from. I think another couple of drops and it would have snapped off. I guess I should feel lucky I found the break when I did and not next weekend while riding.

    What really sucks is that I don't have money for a new frame/bike. I guess it's back to the old HT...

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    Quote Originally Posted by bastard4life
    After dismantling my Blitz I last night for a full cleaning I found that the pivot that's welded to the seat tube right above the bottom bracket was cracked almost all the way around.
    I'm also guessing that where that mysterious creaking sound was coming from. I think another couple of drops and it would have snapped off. I guess I should feel lucky I found the break when I did and not next weekend while riding.

    What really sucks is that I don't have money for a new frame/bike. I guess it's back to the old HT...
    Wow thats a bummer can you post a pic??
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    Need der hanger for Blitz 1

    I have been trying to get ahold of Versus for about three weeks as well. No reply from email and their voice mail box is full?? I am in desperate need of a derailer hanger for Blitz generation 1. Can anyone help a brother out here. Are these guys still in business?? I sure hope they are churning out the sick bikes they make.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 3WP
    I have been trying to get ahold of Versus for about three weeks as well. No reply from email and their voice mail box is full?? I am in desperate need of a derailer hanger for Blitz generation 1. Can anyone help a brother out here. Are these guys still in business?? I sure hope they are churning out the sick bikes they make.

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    You can order a replacement from the LBS through Wheels Mfg.

    http://www.wheelsmfg.com/index.php?o...=573&Itemid=27

    Or Ibex their part number is AP-03.

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    New question here.

    Have anyone heard from these guys as of late? I have been trying to get some replacement hangers for me Blitz 2 and I can't get anyone to answer the phone or email. Is there an alternative place to buy?

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    Quote Originally Posted by chibow
    Have anyone heard from these guys as of late? I have been trying to get some replacement hangers for me Blitz 2 and I can't get anyone to answer the phone or email. Is there an alternative place to buy?
    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr
    You can order a replacement from the LBS through Wheels Mfg.

    http://www.wheelsmfg.com/index.php?o...=573&Itemid=27

    Or Ibex their part number is AP-03.

    http://www.ibexbikes.com/parts_index.html
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    Is the hanger the same for the Blitz 1 and 2?

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    Quote Originally Posted by chibow
    Is the hanger the same for the Blitz 1 and 2?
    Yup they are in fact some Haro and Ibex have the same style.
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    Hi All! I wanted to give you an update on my recent conversations with Herb. Versus is definitely still in business and I have been reminded just how awesome it is dealing with them. I left herb a voice mail and he got back with me in less then a day...took care of my problems and I was on my way. He made me a few derailure hangers and sold them to me for a great price.

    Have trust in them as they have a great product and they are good people.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chibow
    Hi All! I wanted to give you an update on my recent conversations with Herb. Versus is definitely still in business and I have been reminded just how awesome it is dealing with them. I left herb a voice mail and he got back with me in less then a day...took care of my problems and I was on my way. He made me a few derailure hangers and sold them to me for a great price.

    Have trust in them as they have a great product and they are good people.
    Herb is a one man band whose mind is always in making the frame better, glad all worked out for you!!
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    Hi guys,

    Got my "new" Versus a day ago and i am sure someone will know what model it is .
    Had a short run on it today around the house and it is a blast.

    Here is a pic:

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    somebody was shopping ebay. I too was watching that auction. What did it end up going for?

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    Heh yeah, let's say the price was right .

    I was standing between this and a Kona Cowan DS but ended up buying the Versus. Have to swap the rear shock but except that everything runs great on it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by k3oni
    Heh yeah, let's say the price was right ..
    Is that a proto-type then??
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    Yes indeed, if i am not mistaken is the Glok4 if they will still keep the name and if the frame comes out this year..

    It is one of the bikes made for Andrew.

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    Quote Originally Posted by k3oni
    Yes indeed, if i am not mistaken is the Glok4 if they will still keep the name and if the frame comes out this year..

    It is one of the bikes made for Andrew.
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    Was sold by a bike shop in CA and i think it was sold in behalf of Andrew as he has moved from Versus to Marin.

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    Very nice sir! If you know anyone else looking for a Versus I just stepped up from the Blitz 2 to the trigger and have my frame forsale and listed here on mtbr:

    http://classifieds.mtbr.com/showprod...uct=33846&cat=

    Ride on and enjoy the bike.

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    do you have any of teh specs on the frame? Travel and what not?

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    Hey chibow,

    Was looking at your frame a day ago looks pretty good.

    The bike has a 4" travel made mostly for 4x/jump so an SS frame/bike.

    Here are some specs, this were advertised last year when the frame was supposed to get out:

    Aggressive 4X/Jump Geometry
    High Strength, 7005-T6, Versatile 100mm Travel Frame, ISCG-05
    Adjustable Ramping Rate (4x, Jump, or Trail)
    Frame Weight: 6.5 lbs (with shock)
    High Strength, Externally Greasable Pivots with Needle Bearing Main Pivot
    All-Custom CNC’d Frame parts

    There seems to be a small design flaw regarding the rear shock bottom support which i was able to see, hope they will fix that when they will release the frame.

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    Blitzen just got some sweet long legs, Manitou Travis air assist Intrinsic fork, Sun Ringle ADD Lite wheel set, Hayes Stroker brakes, E-Thirteen chain guide, Sunn bars and 2 way XT shifter. Was off for a year so I spent some time upgrading the Blitz II and so far am very impressed with the new setup.
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    Merry Xmass and a happy hohoho to all you Versus riders.
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    same to u too dogonfr

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    Blitzen got some new RF Atlas Gold crank arms and a Gamut sprocket.
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    Just picked up a trigger not too long ago... some upgrades and tweeking are in order, but it seems like a solid bike.
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    Awesome! still a great design today Herb was amazing

    Is that a large
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    Yep its a large! Thing is definitely a beast... weighs a crap-ton, but i'm hoping to be able to at least shave 5-7lbs after a few upgrades.

    I kind wanna take it completely apart and re-grease everything first.... anyone know how to go about maintenance on these needle bearings?

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    Quote Originally Posted by peacob View Post
    Yep its a large! Thing is definitely a beast... weighs a crap-ton, but i'm hoping to be able to at least shave 5-7lbs after a few upgrades.

    I kind wanna take it completely apart and re-grease everything first.... anyone know how to go about maintenance on these needle bearings?
    Its got some old components which were heavier back then. My Blitz is about 40lbs but it holds up.

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    Thread Revival:

    Which frame is this, and will I have problems with it? An acquaintance is selling this bike complete for cheap, and Im interested....





    Is this the one that needs the updated chainstays? If so, is it even possible to find replacements for this thing?
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    That is the original Blitz as you know. Dont recall how to check on the chainstay difference sure it was referenced somewhere in this thread. Most were upgraded even if sold as long as the customer/owner of the frame wanted to upgrade. The original chainstay was just a little flexy as for a new chainstay your out of luck. Wort case you decide you want a different frame that seems to be well set up so you have an awesome selection of bits for a rebuild.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr View Post
    That is the original Blitz as you know. Dont recall how to check on the chainstay difference sure it was referenced somewhere in this thread. Most were upgraded even if sold as long as the customer/owner of the frame wanted to upgrade. The original chainstay was just a little flexy as for a new chainstay your out of luck. Wort case you decide you want a different frame that seems to be well set up so you have an awesome selection of bits for a rebuild.
    are you sure? i see diffrent dropouts, and top tube. alos the cables are on the top of the top tube and not under this. is it possible that this frame a copy???? the seatstays are also difffrent to the original. i don´t know this frame by versus.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sukram View Post
    are you sure? i see diffrent dropouts, and top tube. alos the cables are on the top of the top tube and not under this. is it possible that this frame a copy???? the seatstays are also difffrent to the original. i don´t know this frame by versus.
    That is the Original Blitz not the Blitz II
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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr View Post
    That is the Original Blitz not the Blitz II

    thanks

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    Sorry to sound ignorant.... But, where can I score a few derailleur hangers for the Blitz I ?

    I just scooped up this bike (used of course) off of a guy in KC. Great bike, but I wanna make sure I've got some hangers on tap should I need them.

    Anyone care to hook it up?

    Thanks! I sure appreciate it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by BigHit-Maniac View Post
    Sorry to sound ignorant.... But, where can I score a few derailleur hangers for the Blitz I ?

    I just scooped up this bike (used of course) off of a guy in KC. Great bike, but I wanna make sure I've got some hangers on tap should I need them.

    Anyone care to hook it up?

    Thanks! I sure appreciate it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by BigHit-Maniac View Post
    Sorry to sound ignorant.... But, where can I score a few derailleur hangers for the Blitz I ?

    I just scooped up this bike (used of course) off of a guy in KC. Great bike, but I wanna make sure I've got some hangers on tap should I need them.

    Anyone care to hook it up?

    Thanks! I sure appreciate it.


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    They dont list Versus on the web list but I beleive it's the same as some Haro's, match it to a pic or give them a call maybe somebody else remembers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dogonfr View Post
    They dont list Versus on the web list but I beleive it's the same as some Haro's, match it to a pic or give them a call maybe somebody else remembers.

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    I got a hard to find hanger for my Raleigh Ram Xt there. I just sent them a picture and they found one and it matched up perfect! That site is great when you can't just go to a local bike shop and find what your looking for. I took mine to 3 Raleigh dealers and not one of them could help me out with it. One email, with a couple pictures and these guys where on top of it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ctrailfreak View Post
    I got a hard to find hanger for my Raleigh Ram Xt there. I just sent them a picture and they found one and it matched up perfect! That site is great when you can't just go to a local bike shop and find what your looking for. I took mine to 3 Raleigh dealers and not one of them could help me out with it. One email, with a couple pictures and these guys where on top of it!
    Thats Awesome knowing that a after market hanger supplier is willing to go that far to help a customer Sad part is the LBS can do the same thing if they want to
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