Tracer VP Photo Album
So here it is!
I'm waiting for a talas...
Congrats P, nice bike as is your buddies. Enjoy.
What size is it Rocknical?
*Frame: Works red medium
*Rider weight: 155lb
*Rider height: 5' 9"
*suspension: Rock Shox Lyrik 2 step
*brakes: Formula One 180 front/160 rear w/Goodridge lines
*cranks: Race Face Deus
*front derailleur/rear Shimano XT/SRAM 9.0
*shifters: SRAM 9.0
*pedals: Time ATAC
*stem: Thomson 90mm
*handlebar: Easton monkeylite
*seatpost: All mountain post
*saddle: Terry fly
*headset: Cane Creek double flush xc
*grips: lizard skin lock on
*tires (front/rear): F- Maxxis Ardent 2.25 R- Maxxis Avantage 2.25
*front wheel: Hadley hub/DT swiss 5.1 rim tubeless conversion
*rear wheel: Chris King hub/Mavic 819
*weight: 31 lbs
Last edited by ScottW; 01-17-2009 at 06:55 AM.
Rider weight: 165lb
Rider height: 5' 8"
Medium Tracer VP
DT Swiss EXC 150 TA 20mm
Hope Tech M4 180/180
Syncros Gain HandleBar
Syncros AM 90mm Stem
Thomson Masterpiece Seatpost
WTB Laser v Team Saddle
XTR Single Ring 32T crankset
Mavic XM819 rims
Conti MountainKing 2.4
Sram X.0 medium rear mech
Sram X.0 trigger
Sram 990 cassette
KMC X9 Light Chain
NC-17 MG Magnesium Pedals
Last edited by Sampo69; 01-17-2009 at 03:38 AM.
Here's my Tracer VP. Been on it for a few months now and loving every minute. I've got it set up in a light 5.5 mode as it suits my riding style to a tee. It's also available for any Front Rangers to demo
Large Raw/Works Tracer VP frame
Fox 32 140RLC fork
Sunline reducer headset
Sunline V1 carbon bar
WTB Rocket V Team saddle
XTR brakes 180/160
XTR ft der
XT rear der
DT 240disc hub/Mavic 717 rim/Revolution spokes
SRAM 971 chain
Intense 2.25CC tires
28.6lbs as pictured
Last edited by ignazjr; 01-18-2009 at 12:55 PM.
I just finished my Tracer build and I have to say, this is my best build yet.
beautiful bike. how do you like the dt swiss fork? is that the 20mm or the new qr15 on there?
Originally Posted by Sampo69
Thank You! 20mm. The fork is still a mystery. Its like -5'C to -15'C so riding is minimal right now. And all gets stiff in cold. But what little riding have do, i like it. Its smooth and responsive. Eats small and big. Bobs a little when hammering on the tube, but aint they all
Originally Posted by qbert2000
A crunchy treat
That's a stunning looking bike. Do you have any pics of it with the TALAS set to 130mm?
Originally Posted by vlxray
Nice bikes! I have posted mine before but it looks like we are consolidating in one thread (hopefully sticky and add setups).
*Frame: Works - Large
*Rider weight: 190lb
*Rider height: 6' 1"
*suspension: 36 Talas 1.5 / RP23 run in six inch mode
*brakes: Avid Elixir CR 6" rear rotor, 8" front
*front derailleur/rear d: XT, XT
*pedals: Crank Bros Candy SL
*stem: Syncros 1.5 80mm
*handlebar: Easton EC70 low rise
*saddle: WTB Devo
*headset: King 1.5
*grips: ODI Ruffian
*tires (front/rear): Front (switch between Kenda Excavator 2.35 DTC and Schwalbe Big Betty Triple) Rear Nevegal 2.1 DTC
*front wheel: I9 Enduro
*rear wheel: I9 Enduro
weight: Just shy of 30lbs without pedals
Last edited by smithrider; 01-16-2009 at 07:07 PM.
need to post specs
Hey, before anyone else posts, it would be cool to use the same format as other "posting of pics".
What do you think?
For example -
*Frame: Battleship Grey -medium
*Rider weight: 155lb
*Rider height: 5' 9"
*suspension: 08 Fox Vanilla. 36rc2/ Fox dhx air
*brakes: Hayes El Camino disc 6" rear rotor, 8" front
Goodrich Brakeline kit
*cranks: Race Face Diablo 170mm w/ bash
*front derailleur/rear d: Hone, SRAM X0
*shifters: SRAM X0
*pedals: Crank Bros Candy- light grey
*stem: Thomson x4 70mm- 0 degree's
*handlebar: RaceFace Diablos riser DH bars
*seatpost: Thomson Elite
*saddle: WTB Pure
*headset: Cane Creek xc Zero Stack
*grips: ODI rouge
*tires (front/rear): F- Kenda Nevegal 2.50 STICK-E, R- Nevegal 2.35
*front wheel: Mavic Cross max XL- 20 mm TA
*rear wheel: Mavic Cross max XL -QR
*weight: 33.25 lbs
this will definitely my comeback rig....
Repost pic. It's all dirty now. I'll have to take a current shot (action maybe) & replace this one.
*Frame: Works Red - Large
*Rider weight: 185lb
*Rider height: 6' 1"
*suspension: Manitou Minute Absolute
*brakes: Hayes Stroker 6" rear rotor, 8" front
*cranks: Truvativ Stylo
*front derailleur/rear d: XT, XTR older
*pedals: Crank Bros Triple Ti
*stem: FSA OS-150 90mm -10 degree's
*handlebar: Easton EA
*grips: Ergon GX
*tires (front/rear): WTB Weirwolf race LT 2.55
*front wheel: DT Swiss EX-1750
*rear wheel: DT Swiss EX-1750
weight: 30 lbs - ish
Speed is sweet, it's like an avenue to ... Shredtopia!
Also, there seem to be a ton of Tracers on this board but not many reviews in the review sections. What gives?
I have not yet had a chance to do an actual trail ride but I plan to this weekend. I will post a review once I shred some trails on it. I have done a test ride around the neighborhood and the bike feels awesome. It's very plush yet pedals very well. The geometry feels spot on. I think this will be the ultimate "do everything" bike.
Mine's still not built up yet completely, but here's a teaser:
@twouareks: looking promising!!! Really want to see this one build up completely
New Tracer is a bomb dude's
Frame: Medium works red
Shock: Cane Creek Double Barrel with Nuke Proof ti-spring
Fork: 2009 Fox Van36 RC2
Rim: Notubes Flow
Hubs: Chris King Pewter Funbolts/20mm
Crankset: Middelburn duo 29/42t
Bottom bracket: SKF BXC600
Pedals: Time ATAC Ti-carbon
Front der: XTR
Rear der. SRAM XO
Chain: SRAM pc990
Cassette: SRAM pg990
Shifters: SRAM X9
Stem: Thomson X4 0-70mm
Handelbar: USE Atom carbon
Grips: ODI Lock on
Brakes: Formula Oro Bianco with Goodridge braided hoses
Seatpost: Thiomson Masterpice
Saddel: Selle Itali SLR XC
Headset: Hope Flush reducer.
Awe man don't do this! Black Chrome what a fantastic colour, hopefully your full build will be posted soon. Cheers twouareks.
Originally Posted by twouareks
Originally Posted by nr7wave
I must fix my CCDB on my frame
found this beautiful picture of a black chrome tracer on flickr:
i just saw that this is twouarek's bike! can't wait to see it finished!!
Oh boy. That black chrome is THE one color Intense should consider to add NOW for the Tracer (and whole Intense) lineup. That's way more beautiful than the SE blue.
PLEASE INTENSE, MAKE THIS COLOR AN OPTION!!!
Absolutely, this is a fantastic colour Intense. Keep the passion alive
Originally Posted by Black RONIN