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    Can you help me identify my GT?

    New to the site...have owned my bike for 5-6 years. Its a GT...i think 96 GT...looks alot like STS-1000 DS? . Serial number on the bottom is: 029600319 18. Apparently I cannot post the pictures until I have 5 posts. I got from my brother who owed me some cash. It has served its purpose. Just like to climb and get a workout, not a hardcore mtbkr but have been riding since I was 12. Kind of into the old school thing but also like the technology in the newer bikes! Was thinking of getting rid of it and starting new....having said that if you can help me identify what I have (excuse my lack of knowledge) and if you are interested in buying let me know. On the other side of the coin if you had this bike would you dial it in with new parts and tech? Let me know what ya think...much appreciated.

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    for now you can see it as my profile picture.

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    My new Karakoram 3.0
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    Some sick bikes on here!!

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    I had a 93 Karakoram as well...road it into the ground.

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    Can you help me identify my GT?

    New to the site...have owned my bike for 5-6 years. Its a GT...i think 96 GT...looks alot like STS-1000 DS? . Serial number on the bottom is: 029600319 18. I got from my brother who owed me some cash. It has served its purpose. Just like to climb and get a workout, not a hardcore mtbkr but have been riding since I was 12. Kind of into the old school thing but also like the technology in the newer bikes! Was thinking of getting rid of it and starting new....having said that if you can help me identify what I have (excuse my lack of knowledge) and if you are interested in buying let me know. On the other side of the coin if you had this bike would you dial it in with new parts and tech? Let me know what ya think...much appreciated.
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    ^^This bike is sweet. Does it still look good as the picture say ?
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    topless. that's what all mtb girls do. we go ride, get topless, have pillow fights in the woods, scissor, then ride home!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SKEWDOG View Post
    New to the site...have owned my bike for 5-6 years. Its a GT...i think 96 GT...looks alot like STS-1000 DS? . Serial number on the bottom is: 029600319 18. Apparently I cannot post the pictures until I have 5 posts. I got from my brother who owed me some cash. It has served its purpose. Just like to climb and get a workout, not a hardcore mtbkr but have been riding since I was 12. Kind of into the old school thing but also like the technology in the newer bikes! Was thinking of getting rid of it and starting new....having said that if you can help me identify what I have (excuse my lack of knowledge) and if you are interested in buying let me know. On the other side of the coin if you had this bike would you dial it in with new parts and tech? Let me know what ya think...much appreciated.
    Post some pics

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    My new GT Aggressor 1.0

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    Post your GT here!!!-580170_10151536024345632_645160631_23555808_56551279_n.jpg

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    My new Zaskar

    Here's a few shots of my new GT. The paint is called cosmic sunrise. Wheels are mavic 217 sunset laced to Pulstar 32h hubs and 14g ss spokes wrapped with WTB velociraptors. Fork is a Marzocchgi Z2 bomber that needs to be rebuilt. Drivetrain is Race Face next cranks with an XTR M952 rear derailleur. I have a set of Kookas I am going to be sending out for reanodizing so itn will match the Kooka stem. Braking is XTR m950 levers and XTR M951 brake arms. Still looking for a Kooka seatpost for her. Hope you enjoy.
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    That's a nice Zaskar you got there.
    Still loving my GT's!! find me on the "GT Bike Group" page on FB. I hardly ever hang out in here anymore.

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    Very nice indeed
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    topless. that's what all mtb girls do. we go ride, get topless, have pillow fights in the woods, scissor, then ride home!

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    Nice!

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    2005 GT Avalanche 3.0 Disc
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    RaceFace 60mm stem
    MarinLite 580mm flatbar
    WTB Silverado saddle
    LizardSkins Peaty lock-on grips
    LizardSkins chain stay protector
    Shimano M50 SPD pedals (not pictured)
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    Quote Originally Posted by SKEWDOG View Post
    New to the site...have owned my bike for 5-6 years. Its a GT...i think 96 GT...looks alot like STS-1000 DS? . Serial number on the bottom is: 029600319 18. I got from my brother who owed me some cash. It has served its purpose. Just like to climb and get a workout, not a hardcore mtbkr but have been riding since I was 12. Kind of into the old school thing but also like the technology in the newer bikes! Was thinking of getting rid of it and starting new....having said that if you can help me identify what I have (excuse my lack of knowledge) and if you are interested in buying let me know. On the other side of the coin if you had this bike would you dial it in with new parts and tech? Let me know what ya think...much appreciated.
    Why am I suddenly lusting after this bike????? Beauty!
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    My GT PALOMAR

    This bike was just given to me , so i don't really know to much about it . I would like to know what year this bike was made , and if you think it's worth doing some upgrading to .
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    Minty 99 Zaskar LE
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    Needed: 26.8mm XTR seatpost, blue GT/Grundig Jersey.

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    tasty tasty

    and that cosmic sunrise up there (ha the bars look all odd, but hey)... building better worlds eh?

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    This is a picture of my Gt Force 2.0



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    nice bike

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    Thanks MTBR for setting up the GT thread!

    What would a GT forum be without photos? Post your GT pictures here!

    I'll start with mine:

    1999 GT STS-1000-DS
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    Tons of nice bikes on here! My first GT was a vintage Tequesta, and my newest is a Craigslist find: 1999 GT Aggressor, minty, low miles, one scratch on the top tube. Got her home yesterday, rinsed off 10 years of storage dust and grime, pumped up the tires, adjusted the brakes and deraileur, and she rides like a dream. The original owner was a Marine who left for Afghanistan after riding the bike a couple of times, when he came back, the bike went into storage. Time to upgrade the el-cheapo factory stem, bars, and pedals!

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    Here she is:
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    2011 GT Force 3.0

    Still brand new and I've already added:
    • Joplin 4,
    • Easton Havoc 50mm stem
    • Sunline V1 762mm bar


    Will start riding it this weekend hopefully after all my school shiza is finished.





    Already looking at Workscomponents too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SevenSola View Post
    Here's a few shots of my new GT. The paint is called cosmic sunrise. Wheels are mavic 217 sunset laced to Pulstar 32h hubs and 14g ss spokes wrapped with WTB velociraptors. Fork is a Marzocchgi Z2 bomber that needs to be rebuilt. Drivetrain is Race Face next cranks with an XTR M952 rear derailleur. I have a set of Kookas I am going to be sending out for reanodizing so itn will match the Kooka stem. Braking is XTR m950 levers and XTR M951 brake arms. Still looking for a Kooka seatpost for her. Hope you enjoy.
    Love the Weyland-Yutani sticker on your frame!

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    Just bought my first GT XC Bike, 09 GT Zaskar Elite

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    gonna be cray cray
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    just got a xt shifter set and a cassette for 1x9 but still lack post/studs for the ubrake and fork and a derailleur cable boss for the chainstay. and wheels.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cc700 View Post
    gonna be cray cray
    img.photobucket.com/albums/v495/emosubaru/DSC_6985.jpg
    just got a xt shifter set and a cassette for 1x9 but still lack post/studs for the ubrake and fork and a derailleur cable boss for the chainstay. and wheels.
    link to the pick

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    My 1996 Karakoram

    Hi, some pics of my 96 Karakoram. Do you guys know if I could fit a high rise bar on that stem (Kona Lite, 1 bolt) ? Thx for the info.
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    1993/94 GT Karakoram

    Just got this karakoram off craigslist fairly cheap for $100 I use to own a 1997 karakoram and sold it about 12 years ago and have regret it ever since. I still enjoy the feel of nice steel frame bike every now and again.
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    My new old Tempest:







    (8speed Alfine, Magura HS33, ChrisKing, White Industries, 39/46mm Rims, 55/60 BigApple, etc.)

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    My '98 GT Talera

    Here is my 1998 GT Talera, that is being used as a single speed commuter
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    Upgraded the wheelset to some Industry Nines with White Stan's ZTR Arch's
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    and modified my 2001 iDrive Race...

    recently changed it out to 2x9 with a bash guard
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    Wow. The last four posts, all those bikes are stunning.
    That I drive race...nice
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    from today
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    Very nice!
    Still loving my GT's!! find me on the "GT Bike Group" page on FB. I hardly ever hang out in here anymore.

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    Thanks gt jorgito !!!
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    just upgraded the sanction
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    well it doesn't look much but i have a ten year old aggressor with shimano xt and xtr build up 1x9 with a 100mm manitou fork and wide avenir risers. i actually really love it even though it's a size or two too large for me. shimano hydraulic discs and it's the first time i have ever bled a system. polished it this morning and built it this afternoon, i had built the rear wheel a week ago, and been piecing it together for a week or so before i bought the frame for 15 dollars yesterday. love it! farm8.staticflickr.com/7212/7158054179_0b1350c4d3_k.jpg

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    My new free bike, looking to upgrade a little.
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    avalanche

    here's my newly aquired 2012 avalanche 2.0
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    I posted this back in 2005 when I bought it, but the link is dead. Here she is as of today. 2001 GT Idrive 6.0, has a Marzocchi Bam z2 fork and an FSA The Pig headset, other than that shes stock.

    Cant decide it I should fix her or sell her off and get something new/used that wont require $400-$500 to bring back to a respectable level...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boramaniac View Post
    My new old Tempest:



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    Wow. That's awesome.

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    Nice Avalanche

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    here's my newly aquired 2012 avalanche 2.0
    Nice looking Avalanche! I have a 2011 Avalanche 2.0. It is a great handling bicycle. I hope you enjoy yours as much as I do mine!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boramaniac View Post
    My new old Tempest:







    (8speed Alfine, Magura HS33, ChrisKing, White Industries, 39/46mm Rims, 55/60 BigApple, etc.)

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    What a beautifully painted bike with color coordinated components! Well done!
    Go on ahead, I'm gonna take a breather.

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    2011 force 2.0

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    Nice Force, three08, what wheels are on it?
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    Thanks. Those are the stock, Alex TD24.

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    2011 GT Avalanche 2

    I got a brand new 2011 GT Avalanche 2.0 with hydraulic brakes for four Benjamin plus $120 in Performance Bike points for future purchase. I was so excited that I got this bike (never own a mountain bike before) for a net of $279. I know it is very good deal but I do not know the bike well. It was a quick decision since there is only one left (my size) in the store. Performance Bike has a one day special today. Is this a decent entry level bike? I do not want to regret later. Thanks
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    Boramaniac, nice bike, very classy!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alpontino View Post
    Hi, some pics of my 96 Karakoram. Do you guys know if I could fit a high rise bar on that stem (Kona Lite, 1 bolt) ? Thx for the info.
    I have almost the exact same neck on my old mid 90's hardtail, except mine is made by Answer. It uses a single cinch bolt for the handlebars, so no removable end cap. They were intended for flat bars only.

    I tried to fish a 3/4" to 1" rise bar through the hole on mine once and it was a no go. If I would have used a big heavy mallet and didn't care about scratching the bars up, I may have been able to force it through.

    So I would say no.

    I was trying to figure out an affordable way to get the ergomonics on that bike better for me now. I would have had to replace so many parts to get it the way I wanted, I would have been better off buying a new bike and I did. I bought a new Cannondale 29er.

    the stuff on the old bike was just too freakin' outdated.

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    Veloben,

    I just purchased the same bike today...the deal is very sweet and the bike is solid for beginners and a little more.

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    I rode my bike today for 10 miles. It was very comfortable, solid and smooth. I also read more about the bike and feel real good about my purchase. Now I am shopping for a bike computer....any recommendation?

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    karakoram 1.0 '12



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    My new $35 Craigslist beater... I slapped on the rack. Gave it new cables/housings/fresh grease and dt clean lube. Rides great!

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    man oh man, the stuff you get for 35$! here where I am, where there's no eBay or Craigslist, for 35$ I can get a set of grips!
    that is retro cool!

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    Here are two of my GT's.

    <a href="https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/qE6ACq7vFp2E6EV9kVwIE9MTjNZETYmyPJy0liipFm0?feat=e mbedwebsite"><img src="https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-RW1fuT6-bYE/T96ZaOdtUVI/AAAAAAAAQl0/pExGUjxM-6w/s800/IMG_20120617_130327.jpg" height="600" width="800" /></a>

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    not sure if aggressor or avalanche
    think it's 2004 or so
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    too tall for me though

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    So is that thing super fun to ride? or are the wheels heavy and slow?
    Live fast, Die young, Leave a good looking corpse!

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    Another GT Tempest. Could be a 1999 as the stock crankset was a '99 model year. Turned it into a commuter with rear IGH (24" rear wheel, but should be a 26").

    Looking forward to a matte black paint and green accents.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NicoleB28 View Post
    topless. that's what all mtb girls do. we go ride, get topless, have pillow fights in the woods, scissor, then ride home!

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    Early yellow trifecta 91 Cyclone, 92 Team Avalanche and Bravado
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    Needed: 26.8mm XTR seatpost, blue GT/Grundig Jersey.

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    Those are great, but why have three almost identical bikes?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Buggyr333 View Post
    Those are great, but why have three almost identical bikes?
    Because the rule says the correct number of bikes is n+1. Because you can. I know people that collect pennies....why? They too are almost identical. These bikes are more different than pennies. Different tube sets, fillet brazed vs. TIG welded. Groove tube vs non-groove tube. XT top mount vs XT RapidFire vs. 8spc M900 XTR. I think they are far from identical.
    Needed: 26.8mm XTR seatpost, blue GT/Grundig Jersey.

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    But they do look similar on picture. But who am I to speak since I own a few GT's myself, including 2 identical ones.
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    topless. that's what all mtb girls do. we go ride, get topless, have pillow fights in the woods, scissor, then ride home!

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    My GT Hardtail Zaskar

    1994 Gt zaskar my best bike ever
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    1999 xcr 3000

    This is my GT. Bought it new in 1998. Man what a sweet ride. Lost track of miles that i've put on it. Still bone stock. Rock Shox Judy 100 w/ Rock Shox "Deluxe" on the rear. LX componenets. Needs a few upgrades but still rides great!
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    Quote Originally Posted by kgrone View Post
    This is my GT. Bought it new in 1998. Man what a sweet ride. Lost track of miles that i've put on it. Still bone stock. Rock Shox Judy 100 w/ Rock Shox "Deluxe" on the rear. LX componenets. Needs a few upgrades but still rides great!
    Red white and blue

    Nice to see the first generation XCR's still kicking around.

    "Some of the bests XC bikes on Earth"
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    topless. that's what all mtb girls do. we go ride, get topless, have pillow fights in the woods, scissor, then ride home!

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    I just revived my old ride last year and have made a few changes since then.

    1997 Avalanche LE
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    Easton EA30 low rise handlebars
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    11' GT Zaskar Pro 29er
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    Needs a different stem and to conver to tubeless... but other than that - can't wait for a ride!!!
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    Someone needs to 'STICKY' this thread!
    Here's my 2012 GT Zaskar 100 9r Carbon Pro.



    Today, was her inaugural ride.

    I'm in love.
    Red Rocks makes for an awesome backdrop at the Mt. Falcon Trailhead in Morrison, Colorado.



    Coming off a 2008 Hard tail Zaskar reissue and a 2001 iDrive Race (both 26") I'd never thought I'd like anything more than either of those bikes. They both KILL IT! I've spent years getting them dialed in. Today, was a game changer.

    The re-vamped iDrive, the carbon frame combined with the 29" wheelset - is amazing. This bike climbed like it was on rails. I NEVER felt like I was losing traction. I had the suspension (Fox RP23 rear) set to Medium with the correct pressure for my weight and it moved perfectly when I needed it to without sacrificing energy. If anything, I ran out of gas, before this bike ever did! She just kept begging for me to give more! It was FUN!


    The downhill, was awesome, I need to dial everything in a bit, as I changed the tires out from the stock Maxxis Aspen to a Conti X-King in the front and a Specialized Purgatory in the rear... the Aspens look nice, but I wanted two things... tubeless (with Stans kit) and a bit more agressive tread for the trails... This tire combination works WELL - if the tire pressure is right! (I had the front with a bit too much air for a waterbar on the downhill and slid off - luckily, just a little road rash and a cut-up, bruised thumb)



    Once I got the tire pressure figured out, the only thing this bike would stop for, were the uphill travelers. Other than that, NOTHING seemed to get in her way.

    I cannot WAIT to get out on another ride, on a trail with less people on it, and really open her up.

    GT Lovers - they got this one right!
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    GT Force Carbon 2011

    Hi GT lovers.. it is nice to join the GT enthus!
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    I am new to GT. And I hope I made the right switch

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    Force Carbon 2011

    My first carbon frame

    Changed the rear shock to X-Fusion O2
    Formula brake set
    X9 RD,FD, crank
    Sektor fork

    hope it'll fly
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    Very Nice.
    Still loving my GT's!! find me on the "GT Bike Group" page on FB. I hardly ever hang out in here anymore.

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    y33dave, I was the one on 95 zaskar single speed. Pictures don't do justice, carbon weave under the clear coat was ohh so pretty. Have fun!

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    Hey hatake! So nice to run into other GT enthusiasts on the trails! The inaugural ride was rough , but fun! Had too much air in the new tires and went down hard on the DH... I'm fine now... nursing my bruises.

    If you ever want a riding companion - let me know! I try to hit the front range trails 1-3 x's a week.

    Enjoy the Zaskar! Great looking bike

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    Quote Originally Posted by Greng Matin View Post
    My first carbon frame

    Changed the rear shock to X-Fusion O2
    Formula brake set
    X9 RD,FD, crank
    Sektor fork

    hope it'll fly

    Nice.what is your bike weight

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    Also... if you're on Facebook...

    http://www.facebook.com/pages/GT-Bic...2723662?ref=ts

    2001 GT iDrive Race
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    picked up this 2011 gt avalanche 1.0 for half price

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    Quote Originally Posted by DarkFly3r View Post
    My GT Avalanche 1.0 2011.

    Nice bike there my friend.veri similar to mine
    except mine has got sloping top tube,i post pic when it is ready.
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    Old and New out for a ride.

    2001 iDrive Race (rebuilt)
    2012 Zaskar 100 9r Pro


    2001 GT iDrive Race
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    Recently purchased a new GT Sensor 2.0, beautiful bike!

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Collective View Post
    Recently purchased a new GT Sensor 2.0, beautiful bike!
    Hello,

    You must write review now ! I will to buy Sensor 3.0 at next season.

    Now I'm riding on i-Drive 3.0 (2004). Great bike at a reasonable price in these days.

    images.photo.bikestats.eu/zdjecie,pelne,295622,20120715,gt-idrive-30-nowy-portret.jpg

    (sorry for a link, I'm new and can't insert photos inside posts)
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    Quote Originally Posted by c1ach View Post
    Hello,

    You must write review now ! I will to buy Sensor 3.0 at next season.

    Now I'm riding on i-Drive 3.0 (2004). Great bike at a reasonable price in these days.

    images.photo.bikestats.eu/zdjecie,pelne,295622,20120715,gt-idrive-30-nowy-portret.jpg

    (sorry for a link, I'm new and can't insert photos inside posts)
    Didn't know anyone could write a review on here ( I'm reasonably new on this site)
    I got the brand new 2.0 for a STEAL price, $1200 AUD (plus $100 shipping), down from $3000! She's an awesome bright green colour, and if you look close the paint is even metallic, stunning!
    Looks like you're using "clipless" pedals, I got some with the bike, but so far have been using normal flats....how do you find the clipless?

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    Dug mine out again to take the little man for rides around the neighborhood...Caught the bug of course and upgrades are soon to come!

    2003 GT Avalanche 2.0
    Stock except for Shimano XT 8 speed shifters/brakes and front derailuer


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    Dump Run

    Hey guys, found a GT ricochet at the dump the other day. Frame is in good shape. Dont know much about GT's. what level frame is the ricochet?
    thanks

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    Here's my GT Force 3.0 2012

    Love how the iDrive feels so responsive when I pedal.





    i even made a custom mudguard for my iDrive links.


    Kind of a double-post but I'm sure you guys won't mind eh?

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    What? Just $35?

    I can only wish, since we don't have craigslist here as well

    Congrats on a great find

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    By the way, I'm refering to sir @fattybikejones $35 craigslist beater..

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    GT avalanche expert 2006

    only few parts left original though...
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    1997 gt lts-2

    Got this baby off craigs list in my area for $300.... I couldnt pass it up even though i was looking for a hardtail.... Maybe ridden a handful of times, in great cond....
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    Here is my sts
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    I was actually trying to give up mountainbiking when I stumbled over a used 2008 Peace 9r. I don´t like the colour but otherwise it´s a really nice bike

    Cheers from Sweden
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    GT Peace...Always a personal favorite! Love the color.

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