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    Pugslet VS Rock...

    Rock win!
    RIPmy sweet Surly.
    Peace to your soul

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    No, it's not a joke.
    take care of rock fall'in

    this one is 300/350kg

    French Alpes made a victim again.

    looking for an another Fat frame now.

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    I'd like to pass along our deepest sympathy for your loss.
    owner/raconteur at fat-bike.com

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    RIP Pugsley..... that has a SERIOUS Offset now!!

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    Thanks.
    Yes, a real and definitive Offset.

    Buy a steel frame, it can be repair...
    an alloy frame failed as well.

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    godspeed pug.
    plus+, plus+ = win:

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    How did this happen? and I wish I could weld to use the rear end and fork for some kind of Frankenstein monster fat bike.
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    lot of rain, unlucky day, Voodoo spell, no free parkmeter.

    it was a lucky day to me, i wasn't riding on at this moment.
    But 2 hours before, it could be a Mixture of pulpit and Cro-mo 4130 "snatch"...

    Mr Whirly crank set desagree wit massiv attack too, and giv'up the fight.
    a crank arm broken, spider and stainless ring forever twisted...


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    Dang.

    I'm glad YOU don't have a new, uh, offset. Yikes.
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    Jeez. What are the odds? You should go play some sort of lottery. And stay indoors if there's lightning.

    Wonder if they'd do a crash replacement. How often can you say God smote my bike?

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    In the same time, Someone bring back my GT stolen one year ago and Cops do the rest...

    Pugsley was a second hand deal, with no bill, and no insurrance anyway.
    I keep the frame but don't hope.

    only in my Holy star.
    rear wheel is a few twist, but i 'll perhaps change the hub (135 > 170mm) so no work on it now.

    Just take a decision for the futur fat frame.

    almost 36 firm all arounds the world.
    thanks fatbikes.com for the listing.
    thanks for the mtbr fotum for the outseiders. ( "triton bikes" miss from fatbikes )

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    Wait the rock fell on your bike? That is insane! My condolences on the bike.
    Try this: HTFU

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    That's why I always wear my helmet.

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    Did you hear it coming?
    I see hills.

    I want to climb them.

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    Holy crap. Glad you're ok, sad for the bike

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    Re: Pugslet VS Rock...

    wow thats unlucky mate hope your insurance covers falling rock they wont believe that pic very unlucky

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    We prepare another bike, not far the place.

    In the AM, yes we heard a heavy noise, like a three falling;

    but, we didn't react.

    it was raining, we stay protected in the house to up grade a sunnXircuit '98.

    It's my bros, who gone bring back grease, when he pass front of Pug's, he just say: "You won't believe it... it's like a bad joke..."

    The big noise, the place i park my spad, shit, it's a bad trip.

    580€(frame)+250€ (Mr Whirly) scratch by a rock in 1 seconde.

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    Re: Pugslet VS Rock...

    Wow, sorry for your loss....

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    Email Surly and ask for a "crash" replacement. :P

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    Yeah, looks like "I was just riding along" warranty replacement to me
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    i'm not a liar, it happen, that's all folks.
    Any bike is nothing VS a rock like this.
    if it had been a titanium frame, results had been the same.

    I pay this one 900€ shipment included, and broke my car a week later.
    Sometimes, we must still sleeping because the day is coming is full of bad surprise.

    I'm in luck, my wife stay with me;
    just i look for another fat frame, more symetric...

    do you have good deal ?

    -Carver? 1300 USD, instantany delay VAT out
    -616fab? 1700 USD, 2 weeks delay VAT out
    -Triton? 1200€, 4-6month delay, VAT out
    -Rapid-titan? 700€, 75 day delay, VAT out
    -Murucycles? 1400€, VAT out, delay?
    -Curve enginering? 1400€, VAT in 7week delay...

    i'm a few lost.

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    thanks Brian;
    salsa isn(t in my 6 brand list...
    too heavy to me.

    i was talking about this Triton handccrafter, not triton shop:
    Triton but 4 to 6month to wait... too long to me.

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    Im lost, you break a Pug and need to replace yet a Mukluk is too heavy ? Do you want a Ti to replace, going on your list above ? An off the shelf 9:zero:7 is in the Ti ballpark at 1720g'ish.
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    No stress.
    if a rock wasn't appear, i stll riding on my Pug.
    13.5kgs with marge light and SS.

    i compare since 3week, and brainstorm a lot, too much
    alloy frame = no way to me, too stiff

    i look steel or titanium frame to replace my surly, lighter is better.
    i keep marge light rims, but except 9;zero:9, all the rest of frame are in 170mm rear hub, si i 'll replace surly hub by another 170mm (Salsa, Hope, 616fab but centerlock...)

    i look a crankset too, the hive e thirteen is coolest i had seen, or race face 100mm are great.
    my price for a rep^lceant frame is max 1400€, so 9;zero:9 and twentycycle= very beautifull frame but too expensive to me.

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    cool, i 'll see.
    Beware, i try not to transform this post in commercial post, just to improve my reserch of the ideal fat frame.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rad Gab View Post

    -Carver? 1300 USD, instantany delay VAT out
    -616fab? 1700 USD, 2 weeks delay VAT out
    -Triton? 1200€, 4-6month delay, VAT out
    -Rapid-titan? 700€, 75 day delay, VAT out
    -Murucycles? 1400€, VAT out, delay?
    -Curve enginering? 1400€, VAT in 7week delay...

    i'm a few lost.
    where do you see 9:ZERO:9 in my list ???

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rad Gab View Post
    where do you see 9:ZERO:9 in my list ???
    You asked .....

    Quote Originally Posted by Rad Gab View Post
    do you have good deal ?
    We are only trying to help out.... if your "list" is exclusive then why ask for for ideas.
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    Well, your offers are cool.
    just to be right:

    Have you goods deals on titanium and steel FAT frame to replace my Pug unplugg...

    thanks.

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    Wow, that is some bad luck!!

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    i'm waiting best days.
    you too (Free Beer...)

    travers bike submit me an offer.
    so quick!

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    good gosh! glad you are ok !!

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    yes, i'm allright.
    why the Sideways cycle adress had been deleted?

    surly french dealer offer 15% Off on complete Pugsley to me in consideration to my circunstance.

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    Surly never die...

    let me introduce my new Pugsley
    amazing color isn't it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Volsung View Post
    That's why I always wear my helmet.
    Yep, if a rock like that fell on my head, I'd be grateful I had my helmet on too. LOL!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rad Gab View Post
    Surly never die...

    let me introduce my new Pugsley
    amazing color isn't it?
    Let me grab my sunglasses.

    One thing's for sure, never will get confused as to who's bike it is. Congratulations on your new ride.
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    Thanks, i 'll order some red plateform pedals to feel like blue.

    ...and always wear an helmet...

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