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    Air9C vs. Air9C RDO Ride Quality

    Has anyone ridden both of these frames with enough seat time to comment on if the increased vertical compliance on the RDO makes a noticeable increase in ride quality vs the Air9C?


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    I've owned both frames and I think the RDO is more compliant. I did have different wheels and tires on the frames, but I felt like the RDO was smoother all around.

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    Has the BB been quiet on the RDO

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    I have ridden the AIR carbon and I would pass and get a SIR. Heavier but much smoother. I found the AIR 9 carbon to ride like a board. Very fast but no soul...

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    The BB on the Air 9 Carbon RDO uses a PF30 set-up so you should have no issues with it.

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    Demo

    Did a Demo ride back to back on both bikes when the niner truck was here.Rdo is superb.Was gonna be my next bike but now thinking 650b maybe.Noticeable difference when hop off one bike onto another.

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