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    opinions on two niner frames

    Hello guys,

    I'm trying to decide which niner frame to get: 2013 EMD or 2012 AIR 9. Both are $549 from jenson. Are there any differences between these two? Also, my 26" has an XT groupset with a triple crankset. Will I be able to use that or do I need to get the double?

    Thank you.

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    Is that the older style Air9 Scandium? I am not sure when the model changed over. I ride a Scandium Air 9 and would still pick it over the current EMD but that is very much a personal preference and not based on riding an EMD. They should both fit a triple.

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    I have been wanting an EMD for a while. Lost an ebay auction today on one, but just found the frames on sale again at outside outfitters .com for under $410. That may sway your decision....

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    Are they 2013 model?

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    yes. 2013.

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    If you fit a large or extra large, you can get the newest model EMD9 from Jenson USA for $329. Niner does not really do model years, but this is the newest alloy hydroformed tubed model frame, not the older round tube model.
    Thanks to www.weavercycleworks.com for my awesome bike frames!

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    Im a size small so I had Jenson price matched Outside Outfitters. Total is $425

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