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    you're gonna like the revelation. Hint: run as much air, or 5-10 psi MORE in the negative air chamber. It will make the fork more plush and handle the small bumps better.

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    Trail Bros Near the local auto shop
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    Nice Pic. I've got both bikes.

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    Pulp, I do really lke the Rev. I have it set up with 5 more psi in the neg chamber. Man it is PLUSH and SOLID ! I have not been able to ride as much latley as I would liek to, but oh well. I will get to ride a lot soon.

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    My Marin Bear Valley 1989
    Frame. Tange chromoly
    Rear Der. Mountain LX
    Front Der. Mountain LX
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    Promax front and Shimano U brake/Horseshoe rear
    Shimano Exage levers
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    Flboy the new frame looks super sexy! Enjoy it. I've tried the revelation on my buddy's bike and to me it felt super plush (me being used to FOX F120).

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    Here is my 2010 Mt Vision. I bought just the frame w/RP2 shock from Adrenaline for $650 shipped. Built it up with all the parts from my old (and now cracked) MKIII. She is not light (something like 31.5), but I hope to get these hubs re-built with something lighter than the Maxic XM321 rims on there now. It took a little while to feel the love, but she is growing on me each time I ride it.

    The only changes since this pic are the tires have been replaced with 2.4 / 2.25 Nobby Nics, and I have a slightly wider bar on there.

    The fork is a PUSHed Pike Uturn coil. I generally run it at around 118-125mm.
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    15mm is a second-best solution to a problem that was already solved.

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    Just put on a new wheelset, tires and a bunch of XTR parts. Going riding in the Alps next week! I love this bike.

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    My 650B MV
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    My 650B WR
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    So how does the WR ride with the bigger wheels? Any bottom out issues?

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    No bottom out issues on either even though MV rear wheel will touch at 49mm travel. WR has clearance so is fine. 650B is a good mod to any 26" front. In loose conditions there is a 29erish stability and grip. I can't see myself riding the MV without it now. The WR is slacker with longer wheel base so doesn't need the stability,but it definitely improves cornering grip in loose conditions. I ride some trails which are hard packed shuttle runs. On those trails I can't push it hard enough to notice any extra cornering grip but the bike feels like it has extra zip on the downs.

    Adding the 650B rear gives a lift in speed which is nice. Haven't done any back to back tests over rough terrain yet to determine if it smooths out the trail much. After initial riding with the odd sharp edged tree root I would say it's not night and day difference. Like a 29er you would notice the difference in rollover more in moderate rocky terrain which I don't have.

    I've got a Anthem X 29er and it's not a patch on the 650b WR on the big stuff. I won't be rushing to get a 29er Trail bike as I think a 650B 5.5" to 6" trail bike is were it's at.
    The 2011 MV XM series has almost identical Geometry to the WR. So that should be a 650B sleeper.
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    Good pics!....I'm about to post one.

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    This is my first 29er...It's a totally stock 2011 Marin Bolinas Ridge. Very happy with it. I plan a few mods in the future.


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    I'm liking the bikes in this thread

    After MTBR informing me that I haven't posted in a while I have decided to upload a few photos of my 2003 Indian Fire Trail.

    It is mainly made up of old components from my main bike hence some of the colour mismatching. I use it in the wet weather.













    Installed the following saddle a few weeks ago because the old one broke:



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    Nice bike. Very impressive collection of old components. I had an early 90's Indian Fire Trail with polished alloy frame.

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    Wolf Ridge

    About to boot it on the Megavalanche course in France.
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    This is my old 06 Wolf Ridge, my first long travel full suspension, I loved this bike, it used to sit in my living room next to my tv and I would watch it almost as much. I gave it to my brother in law so it's still in the family. I upgraded to 2011 Enduro Pro
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    Pretty stock, but really am enjoying the ride/feel of this bike. It's my first 29r. Upgraded front and rear der to x9, and shifters are x0 grip. I dislike thumb shifters. Selle saddle.... I guess the fork will be next, cause it is really unstable and wobbly. However, i must say the shock absorbing abilty/performance of suspension forks has come quite a ways. My last experience was with a then top-of-the-line JudyXC. Brand spanking new and pricey in 1997!!!
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    A couple of pics from holydays in MorzIne

    not far from mozets


    shatel`s dropzone


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    ooops! the wrong angle

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    Quote Originally Posted by maxus View Post
    A couple of pics from holydays in MorzIne
    I was there in July. fantastic riding in this area! How did you like the Wolf Ridge there?

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    It rides great, especially with DHX Air. I had RP23 HV before, so can compare them. DHX can hold larger DH-like sag (I rode about 1/3). Anyway I wont install the float back, will store it just as spare shock because for me 1 propedal position is enough, even in am trips.
    the only downside of the attack trail - it is short, I had to use 60 mm stem instead of 40-50 I like.

    p.s. Hope to return there next year. With Quake ))

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    So drops that big on the AT doesn't bottom it out I guess?

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    Yes. At least I think - yes. You see, on the third day I broke my HV pump and had to ride with the pressure just a little lower that I wanted, with a kinda of DH-like sag. So I had only 1 or 2 bottoms...jumping over smaaal gutters.
    But I have never got any bottoms on drops and kickers (including the pictured ones), always had circa 3-4 mm of unused stroke. And 5-10 mm on the fork (extra-soft spring and 68 kg).

    p.s. before installing I asked our local ditributer about DHX air on AT. He`d got an answer from Jason "fits and works fine."

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    AT has a good midstroke support on low sag (compared with other AM rigs I had before - reign and Prophet).

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    2008 Quake Front Frame, XLT 01.1 Rear





    '04 Titus Switchblade LT ~ '08 Marin Quake Custom ~ '09 Fisher Mullet
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    I like the red chain. Where did you get that?

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    It's actually a pink chain by KMC called the "Pink Lady," sourced from the Pedal Shop.
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    Nice Simply!

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    My Attack Trail:


    (First attempt at adding pics, so might contain fail)

    Kind of a barge in slow technical terrain, but comes alive as speeds increase.

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    Old School Pine Mountain

    This is my '94 Pine Mountain. my 15yr old son has started riding it and loves it. going to upgrade the forks.
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    Nice pics here! Let me post one from a trip to Italy with my son. It's in Dobbiacco, Dolomites.


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    aaargg

    want to show my 91 marin bolinas but i need a few more posts

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    and here it is

    my 91 bolinas ridge - i love this bike - not many rigids in this thread


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    Just picked up a 2007 Quake 7.1 with upgraded front end. Can't wait to get it on a mountain.

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    Last of the upgrades.... it's done




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    Here's another one. This was in Sedona last week.

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    Wouldn't want to do a face plant. Looks like it would hurt.

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    woah

    pulpy this looks like an awful flat landing. did you make it out of this unscathed?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sra1218 View Post
    pulpy this looks like an awful flat landing. did you make it out of this unscathed?
    Here's how: at about 3:22. Hope this works...

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    My '09 Palisades Trail





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    Vintage '97 Rift Zone...still mint!

    Still love my '97 Rift Zone!
    Enjoy it that much more with the RP23 installed after this pic.

    Adding a pic of the same Rift Zone with some more updates. Also have a pic of my 08 East Peak w/updates.
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    loving my wolf rigde

    32lbs

    150mm revelation rlt ti
    atomlab pimplite wheels
    specialized blacklite command post
    shimano slx cranks
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    my humble Alpine Trail HT
    sorry for the pics...repost
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    Very nice bike and pic!! More detailed pics ar welcome

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    2011 pine mountain 29er.
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    another view / shot.

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    Pics-imageuploadedbytapatalk1336102368.146400.jpgPic is a repost but I love my bike

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    @ showtym

    i love this bike... nice...

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    Thanks Bora!

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