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    My final decision

    okay, so my final decision has come down to two bikes, both for $650,
    2009 trek fuel ex 8:2009 Trek Fuel EX 8, Don't let the year fool you , this is a great bike, Frame size is 18" , Wheel size is 26, Bike rides smooth and is ready to go,Come check it out. Retail is over $2400 new
    I'm asking $650
    or??
    the 2017 diamondback atroz comp:
    Diamondback atroz comp 27.5 full suspension mountain bike....medium size frame..this is the upgrade atroz with higher end components....rock shox front and rear.....hydraulic dic brakes....1x11 drive train.... added a dropper seatpost...other specs can be viewed on the web ...$650

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    ride before you buy if you can...sometimes used is NOT the way to spend your money...
    "It's about having pointless fun in the woods...." - Walt
    '15 Surly Krampus
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    LET IT SNOW!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by joey_cel View Post
    or??
    the 2017 diamondback atroz comp: [/FONT][/COLOR]Diamondback atroz comp 27.5 full suspension mountain bike....medium size frame..this is the upgrade atroz with higher end components....rock shox front and rear.....hydraulic dic brakes....1x11 drive train.... added a dropper seatpost...other specs can be viewed on the web ...$650
    Avoid the dic brakes.
    Last edited by phlegm; 6 Days Ago at 08:12 AM.

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    Yep, dic brakes suck
    I choose to live and to lie..kill and to give and to die..learn and love and to do what it takes to step through. MJK

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    Quote Originally Posted by CUP-TON View Post
    Yep, dic brakes suck
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    Stick around if you're housebroken...

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    Swamp Song
    I'm sick of all the Irish stereotypes, as soon as I finish this beer I"m punching someone

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    I had an occasion when it felt like I had a dic brake. This happened during a very energetic ride with my wife.
    Consciousness, that annoying time between bike rides.

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    I remember needing dic brakes in college...especially after 3 day weekends
    "It's about having pointless fun in the woods...." - Walt
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    '87 Mongoose Californian Pro
    LET IT SNOW!!!

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