Who Rides A Norco?

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  • 06-11-2004
    Willard_127
    Who Rides A Norco?
    hey all you canadian bike riders! i love my norco and i just wanted to see how many others ride norco. :)
  • 07-23-2004
    edward
    Drop
    Got a Drop 2003. Like it so far. But they really upped the anti with the 2004s. Much better value for money.
    Upgrading to 6" travel link. Not too happy with the 5" Junior T.
    May PUSH the Vanilla R.
    How are you enjoying yours?
  • 07-29-2004
    bobbyboy
    yeah
    I got one-it is pretty good. I had millions of crank problems :mad: (cause of sqare heads or whatever) :confused: so I got a ISIS Giga-its beautiful. Yeah the shocks are great and everything too. I'm only 14 :eek: , but I swear I will be a pro when I get older thanks to Norco. I have only taken 2 or 3 foot drops with my Norco though. I am getting an '05 Atomik or Fuse as soon as they come out and I will be able to do a number with those. :) :D
  • 08-03-2004
    Dave.
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    New bike (Fireball)
    Just received it last Friday and had 1 ride on it. A Norco Fireball for XC riding. I'm impressed with it so far.
  • 08-06-2004
    finchy
    well fellas...
    i ride an 03 Atomik. its a beast but i love it!!!

    incredibly well built for the cash! the frame has never creaked or flexed or anything. i wanted to upgrade the rear travel but theres no point since ill most likely pick up a new rame in a few years wiht more travel... right now though tis riding great. ill get some pics up in a few mins cuz all the ones i have are out of date...
  • 08-10-2004
    davet
    03 Team Race, it rocks! Feels much better than the Bullit it replaced.

  • 08-10-2004
    finchy
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    nice ride man! i forgot to post tha pic of my bike... here ya go!
  • 08-13-2004
    bobbyboy
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by finchy
    nice ride man! i forgot to post tha pic of my bike... here ya go!

    I had posted earlier that I was gonna get an 05 Atomik. Well, I changed my mind. (Or my parent's at least!)

  • 08-14-2004
    Ruskyi121
    Im still a noob. Iv got a Norco Wolverine thats gonna get a fork and rims upgrade hopefully itll make it better.
  • 08-19-2004
    finchy
    i blew up the right legs ssv damper on my DJ3 last week... still havent gotten the fork back... NEEED BIKE AAHHH
  • 11-13-2004
    Deweydude
    02 Team Dh
    02 team dh custom build and lovin it :D
  • 11-14-2004
    Pucker Factor
    2004 Norco Shore
    Got mine in October. Pedals a lot better than I thought it would, but I'm really looking forward to pointing it DOWNHILL!!! ;)

    Sorry I don't have my own pic.....here's one borrowed from the web site.

  • 11-16-2004
    DH-MTB-05
    i wish i rode a norco but dont have the money
  • 11-17-2004
    finchy
    picture the green norco that is mine with a stance kingpin and custom manufactured diamond plate downtube guard and thats how it will look in a week or so...
  • 11-19-2004
    fish man
    i come from a norco family. dad has 2, mum has 1 and i have one in pieces in the basement, awaiting conversion to commuter duty
  • 11-26-2004
    Nomad5t5
    Started out on a Norco
    My first serious mountain bike was a '91 Norco Kokanee. Flourecent lime green...my god what were we thinking...lol :rolleyes: Now I'm currently riding an '04 SIX. Though the only thing that resembles a six is the frame. Highly tricked out with Dangerboy, Race Face, E.thirteen and a Push'ed Vanilla RC. Oh, and I just added an '04 888r. All the components that I replaced on the six were done to upgrade the DJ frame that I'm building. They didn't break or go to waste. Well, the bottom bracket and stem did break, but other than that it's all COOL!
  • 11-26-2004
    swagpeddler
    I ride 2
    2001 Norco Fireball Race, 2002 Norco Shore, Love them both, the BIG bike is the most fun, but the XC turns hard work into gravy. :D
  • 11-27-2004
    Nomad5t5
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    Here's my ride
    Just wanted to get a pic of my six up here. Should call it an 8pointsix now :D
  • 11-28-2004
    finchy
    sweet man!!!

    ya i was going to put the kingpin on but its too small so i have purchased a Sherman Flick instead...

    the pic of my bike is almost accurate just picture it with a sherman, a E13 DRS mavic D321's and a full raceface diablos cockpit
  • 11-29-2004
    Nomad5t5
    its a sickness
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by finchy
    sweet man!!!

    ya i was going to put the kingpin on but its too small so i have purchased a Sherman Flick instead...

    the pic of my bike is almost accurate just picture it with a sherman, a E13 DRS mavic D321's and a full raceface diablos cockpit

    Thanks man.

    When I got it i figured i'd never have to do anything to it...It was perfect.
    But...
    Upgradeitis is a serious illness and should be treated with lots of burrly anodized bits of aluminum. ;)

    Here is the list soooo far.

    '04 888r
    Push'ed Vanilla RC Race Works
    Dangerboy levers and stem
    RaceFace Evolve DH crank and BB
    E.thirteen DRS chainguide
    Easton Cully pedals
    Gazza 2.6 on the front
    Kinetics 2.6 on the rear

    I love the Triple 8!!! So much smoother and 2 more inches than the stock Z150 and it weighs about 150 grams more.
  • 11-29-2004
    finchy
    sweet set up
    got a pic of those levers and a price?
  • 11-29-2004
    Nomad5t5
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    There's the beef!
    There thay are...
    Nice and beefy!
    Picked them up from East End Cycle in KW for $85
  • 12-03-2004
    DHmike661
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    2002 dh team
    i got the frame a month ago and slapped some components i had in my basement
  • 02-14-2005
    Deweydude
    5 Attachment(s)
    More Norco Porn
    O2 Team DH / 05 8 inch Boxxer
    Mavic d321/ex729 hoops
    Hadley Hubs (gold of coarse)
    Intense 909 fro's 2.7 fr & 2.5 r
    custum 3 piece fixxed inner ring chain guide (will NEVER loose a chain
    Race Face North Shore cranks
    Sram x7 trigger 9 spd.
    FSA pig dh headset & platinum bb
    Hayes HXF-9 Carbon 8 inch stoppers
    Fox Vanilla RC (soon to be pushed) :D
  • 02-20-2005
    Ernesto
    Norco has treated me well, from my '98 saquatch to a 2000 Torrent to an un used soon to be ss 2001 team frame. but when it came time to enter the squish end of the spectrem I had to jump ship. Norco six bike of the year... I don't think so, get me off the lift line and into the B.C. please. great all around HT's, good though limmited spectem FS bikes.
  • 02-21-2005
    finchy
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    i just out juicy 5 brakes on mine
  • 02-21-2005
    finchy
    if you scroll back up to the top of the page that is what my bike looked like before


    i have added sherman forks, D321 wheels laced to an xt and formula hub, an E13 DRS, a truvativ giga pipe, diablos handlebar, stem and headset, and finally juicy 5's



    now all i have to do is wait for the damn snow to melt and i can ride!!!
  • 03-03-2005
    CraigH
    Norco DH & FR bike photo thread here:
    http://forums.mtbr.com/downhill-freeride/norcos-82647.html
  • 03-23-2005
    MorphineAddict
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by finchy
    i just out juicy 5 brakes on mine

    Man, forget the bike, I want that carpet! :D
  • 03-23-2005
    finchy
    lmao yeah thats the most ghet carpet in my house in the basement, the only place my parents let me keep the old bike cuz i had it in my room and DOt liquid spilled out of my Ex crappy hayes hfx comp brakes atelast on that crap if anythin happens im not gunna get in trouble
  • 06-08-2005
    DakarRider
    Got my Norco Six straight from Jason at Feed the Habit. It was used, but it cost me $1800 free of shipping and his crew fixed it up so it looks and runs more or less perfectly. The bike is amazing, but I wish they put on 2.5 inch tires instead of the 2.3's so that I wouldn't have had to buy them myself. They also should have given the option of the 66RC instead of the VF. The VF is a good fork, but if you're gonna offer an upgrade, offer something much better than what it's replacing so people will buy it. I'm still very happy though. Here's my baby:

  • 06-13-2005
    made in canada
    here is my beast soon gettin a new norco frame but keepin specs

  • 06-13-2005
    finchy
    does anyone know where to get linkage plates capable of increasing a norco frames travel?
  • 06-14-2005
    made in canada
    contact ur lbs who deals with norco and u can get em just remember in 02 tey changed ann the linkage over to barings not bushings
  • 01-24-2006
    Paul_Ivanov
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    Russian Norco
    My Norco Team Race 2003

    Now got:
    -Zocchi 888
    -Hopes
    -SRAM
    -Roox
    -Truvative
    -Easton

    One of the photos made in 2004(I had White Brothers' DH 2.0 in the front) another - in late 2005.
  • 01-24-2006
    made in canada
    i dont ride that old green hunk of sh*t anymore, here is my new ride

  • 04-13-2006
    QFOP
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    Norco Pride
    This is my 2003 Norco Launch.
    Just got it and it's a BLAST.:D
  • 05-08-2006
    thisisfake
    :thumbsup: Hey uh I own a norco torrent (hardtail) and was wondering if anyone could help me figure out where the H*LL is the serial number is. Thanks for your help
  • 05-09-2006
    Deweydude
    Should be on the bottom of the bottom bracket shell !

    at least thats where it is on my team dh
  • 05-10-2006
    snaky69
    That's where it is on all of the bikes I've seen.
  • 05-11-2006
    Dirt tracks
    I went and got myself 2006 Norco shore one with 888rc2x and i love it:thumbsup:
  • 05-11-2006
    paintballeerXC
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by Dirt tracks
    I went and got myself 2006 Norco shore one with 888rc2x and i love it:thumbsup:

    how dose it climb and jump i have been thinking about getting one and how much travel in the back
  • 05-24-2006
    JUNGLEKID5
    I really want a norco exc 1.0 fs and cant get ti in the usa.. any one know why that is?
  • 05-26-2006
    bigdibbs
    New Six One
    Just went and bought myself a new 2006 Six One, I was looking at the Shore pretty close, but the Six fits my riding a little more.
    I did upgrade the Six's rear shock to the DHX 5, and put the Mavic Deetrack wheels on it. I should have it by Wed.

    Right now I ride hard tail, KONA Hoss, and a Specialized Big Hit.
  • 05-26-2006
    Deweydude
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by made in canada
    i dont ride that old green hunk of sh*t anymore, here is my new ride


    Thats pretty !:thumbsup:
  • 06-08-2006
    [CrazyRick_11]
    I ride a 2006 Norco Rival, solid like a rock, i'm in love with it.
  • 06-11-2006
    kbahus
    I am riding a Fluid 3.0 and have actually been having some issues that I wonder if can be fixed. As you can see from the pic I put a float rl on it and it raked out the rear linkage and causes nasty chain suck into the bottom bracket. The pooper is I love how this thing rides and don't want to change it back to how it was. Anyone have any suggestions? Can I upgrade the rear linkage to properly accept a longer eye-to-eye rear shock? From the pics I am seeing the rear linkages look very similar between all of the models. I recently upgraded to an ultegra rear deraileur, ultegra cassette, and blackspire chainrings up front and that didn't help a bit. I just don't want to give up the travel or the granny gear :(

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  • 06-29-2006
    bigdibbs
    My Six One is here!


    I have had it for several weeks now, having a blast. I put a new seat on it so if anybody wants my stock telescoper with I-Beam SDG seat I'll sell it. The post does not fit my Bighit or Kona, it is 30.0.

    Great Bike.
  • 06-30-2006
    ritopc
    Nice bike dude!!!:thumbsup: how much does it weights?

    I have a Six 2005 and I love it, it tips the scale on the 41lb, though.

    Given that all the Norco guys are in here, I have some questions for you guys:

    I managed to break the derailleur hanger and lost half of it. I live in Mexico and there’s only one Norco distributor in the country. He´s several hangers lying around but he doesn’t know which one is for the Six 2005. I think I could recognize it if I look at it, but is better to be sure. So here are the questions.

    Which hanger does the 2005 Six use? Is it shared by other Norco bikes? Is it the same as the Six 2006 (I doubt it due to the TA on the 2005)? Hope you can help me guys, I’m missing the summer rides due to this situation.

    Thanks,
  • 06-30-2006
    Dirt tracks
    The Norco shore one weight is 45ib, your hanger you need to measure it i had to do the same with mine:thumbsup:
  • 07-18-2006
    Rocker T
    Still liking it?
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by bigdibbs


    I have had it for several weeks now, having a blast. I put a new seat on it so if anybody wants my stock telescoper with I-Beam SDG seat I'll sell it. The post does not fit my Bighit or Kona, it is 30.0.

    Great Bike.

    What does it weight, where did you buy it and for how much???

    Thanks eh!
  • 07-18-2006
    bigdibbs
    Still Loving it!
    The bike weighs somewhere around 38 lbs.

    Bought it at Clark's Cycle in Bellingham, I upgraded to MAVIC Detrax rims and the DHX 5 rear shock. Retail is $2700 with upgrades $3100
  • 08-04-2006
    FordRules
    Im getting a 2006 Norco Sasquatzh soon!!!
  • 08-17-2006
    mb-matt
    Just got my first serous mountain bike. '06 Norco Storm. I got a sweet deal on it because it has a minor scratch (it was a floor model) and it's getting to the end of the model year. So far I love the bike; It ain't no fancy FS but it suits my needs.
  • 08-23-2006
    weird terry
    '04 Team Shore
    Here's mine ...

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  • 09-04-2006
    steve695
    I have a 2007 norco rival (hardtail). Im just beginning but i love it
  • 09-04-2006
    Deweydude
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by ritopc
    Nice bike dude!!!:thumbsup: how much does it weights?

    I have a Six 2005 and I love it, it tips the scale on the 41lb, though.

    Given that all the Norco guys are in here, I have some questions for you guys:

    I managed to break the derailleur hanger and lost half of it. I live in Mexico and there’s only one Norco distributor in the country. He´s several hangers lying around but he doesn’t know which one is for the Six 2005. I think I could recognize it if I look at it, but is better to be sure. So here are the questions.

    Which hanger does the 2005 Six use? Is it shared by other Norco bikes? Is it the same as the Six 2006 (I doubt it due to the TA on the 2005)? Hope you can help me guys, I’m missing the summer rides due to this situation.

    Thanks,


    Did you find you hanger yet?
    if not check here. http://www.derailleurhanger.com/
  • 09-09-2006
    sammydog
    Here are mine

    2005 TeamDH


    2004 1Hun
  • 09-14-2006
    borry
    Hey all norco riders!

    I am going to purchase a 2007 Norco Shore 3 soon. I can't believe how they've upgraded the bike so much (fork, wheels, etc) and kept the same price... sweet!!

    What everyone's opinions on the 2007 Norco Shore 3??

    Cheers,
    Laurence
  • 09-16-2006
    xKREDx
    Right now I ride 2005 Norco Wolverine 15" I will be getting some up grades its not the best bike in the world but it gets the job done for what I do.
  • 10-12-2006
    edouble
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    Man, I Gotta...
    Break up all of this downhill, free ride bike talk with some old skool xc flavor ;)
  • 10-12-2006
    Deweydude
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by edouble
    Break up all of this downhill, free ride bike talk with some old skool xc flavor ;)

    Oh no ! there goes the neighborhood :D
  • 10-17-2006
    96norcoteamissue
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    XC all the way!
    I just started riding my 1996 Norco Team Issue again after a 7 year hiatus due to getting married and having 2 kids! Still feels real after all this time!:thumbsup:
  • 10-20-2006
    edouble
    Thats a sweet bike...
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by 96norcoteamissue
    I just started riding my 1996 Norco Team Issue again after a 7 year hiatus due to getting married and having 2 kids! Still feels real after all this time!:thumbsup:

    what size is it ?.
  • 10-20-2006
    96norcoteamissue
    Norco Team Issue
    Mine is a 17" frame. I actually bought the frame and then built it up from there. Previously I used to own a 96 Kona Kiluea which I had also "tweaked". It was actually lighter than my Team Issue but it did not climb nor handle as well. The Team Issue seems to be tighter feeling with more precision. :thumbsup:
  • 10-22-2006
    xlr8rbmx
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    Here's my "new" Norco, finished it an hour ago..

    Repainted 2004 Sasquatch with a Marz Drop Off fork and all the goodies I could afford in the past couple of months. I can't wait to ride it!

    Attachment 205505
    Attachment 205506
    Attachment 205507
  • 01-31-2007
    glassphisheye
    Norco Six
    Does anyone know how much the 07 Norco six frame weighs? I was also wondering if the head angle and suspension characteristics would be negatively affected by a slightly longer shock stroke in the back. Any comments would be appreciated, thanks.
  • 02-05-2007
    konut
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    my buddies 06 norco sasquatch with north shore billet hanger :D
  • 02-11-2007
    xKREDx
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    Atomik
    here's a pic of another norco of mine its a 05 atomik getting ready to be built
  • 02-11-2007
    Sixty Fiver
    I just finished rebuilding an old Sasquatch (full rigid) at the shop... it was actually destined for the bin until I pointed out the frame was double butted chromoly and really in excellent shape. When did the Sasquatch come equipped with Cantis anyways?

    My guess was that it was a very late 80's model and more likely dates to the early nineties.

    We just received an Atomik and are just waiting for a new rear hangar so we can get this monster up and rolling. The best part of this is that we'll be giving this bike away to some really lucky kid.
  • 02-25-2007
    Derrie
    my norco manik is my life. nothin rides better then that bad girl. but really only on the downhills..and the drops..but thats just the details. great customer service thats for sure.
  • 03-04-2007
    Tricky17
    Here are mine.
    2006 Team DH and 2006 Norco CRR 105 roadbike sandwiching by new Blur LT.

  • 03-06-2007
    T-Boy
    Just bought a used Norco 6.....so far it feels good....need to tweak the shocks a bit since previous owner was a good bit light then i.
  • 03-15-2007
    joelcarrothers
    Agreed, I love my 05 Bigfoot to death:cool:
  • 03-24-2007
    Derrie
    I'm from edmonton, alberta and Norco hardtails are wildly popular around teens just getting serious about riding. Almost all of my friends ride their north shore hardtail line (Bigfoot, Sasquatch, Manik etc.) I was riding my 04 bigfoot until i bought a Big Hit last year. I still ride my Norco though because its so dam fun to ride. They put out a good product and are popular here in canada, how do the sell in the states?
  • 03-30-2007
    FKMTB07
    Lots of nice lookin' Norcos in this thread. Don't see too many around in Boston.

    First post of the forums, hello everyone.

    Here's a picture of mine; 2002 Launch


  • 03-30-2007
    MknzBikR
    Here's my 2004 Norco Six. (Sorry about the crumby links, I'me on slowdem rather than high speed internet so it takes forever to put pic's on here)

    These photo's were just taken last week.

    http://www.pinkbike.com/photo/1240028/

    http://www.pinkbike.com/photo/1240026/

    http://www.pinkbike.com/photo/1240027/

    http://www.pinkbike.com/photo/1240025/


    It's been kept in pretty good shape over the year's and has a nice parts spec on it, Fox Vanilla RC shock, the fork is a 2003 Slider with 152mm of travel, its the TPC+ version rather than the SPV :thumbsup: , Supra N wheelset, 2.3'' Nokian Gazza in the rear and a 2.6'' in the front, Cane Creek STS headset, Hayes 9's, Hussies and a chain guide, Expedo flat pedals (very nice BTW-definately my pedal of choice) SRAM X.9 shifter and derailleur, PC99 chain and 9spd Cog.
    The Titec extention seat post is a good thing to have for these kinda bike's.
  • 04-05-2007
    giantrider
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    Just finished a few days ago. 2007 Norco Rival, converted to singlespeed. Made it a bit more xc'ish, alot lighter now but still tough.
  • 04-09-2007
    freeridersuk
    hey
    does any bodyknow how the 2006 norco atomik feels or does any one own one.
    just cos i was gona get one in a week or so and need to know how much it can take cos i ride hard downhill and freeride stuff.so any feed back would be great.
    cheers
  • 04-09-2007
    christopherB
    I have a norco, But I don't like the way the seats are positioned. For some reason they are too close to the rear shock. And when moved down they can really damage the shock. Does anyone have this same probelm?
  • 04-09-2007
    T-Boy
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by christopherB
    I have a norco, But I don't like the way the seats are positioned. For some reason they are too close to the rear shock. And when moved down they can really damage the shock. Does anyone have this same probelm?

    You have a telescoping seat post (post within another post) You lower the seat to what you normally lower it to, and if it sticks out further then the seat stem, you cut enough to ensure the seat post doesn't extend further.
  • 04-09-2007
    T-Boy
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by freeridersuk
    hey
    does any bodyknow how the 2006 norco atomik feels or does any one own one.
    just cos i was gona get one in a week or so and need to know how much it can take cos i ride hard downhill and freeride stuff.so any feed back would be great.
    cheers

    Norco's from what i've seen so far are built like tanks. I have yet to hear anyone cracking a frame. Shocks are set to riding style, so if you're bottoming out, then you don't have them set right for your riding style. All other components are just that, components that everyone else uses. The only thing you have to worry about is the frame, and like i said, i haven't heard much about norco frames cracking.
  • 04-28-2007
    never
    I decided to part out my XC hardtail for the last time and build up a more FR oriented hardtail to be used as the backup trail bike, winter trail bike, bad weather commuter, jumping, etc...basically a beater bike. My LBS gave me a smoking deal on a 2006 Norco Manik frame so I went ahead and ordered it two Saturdays ago. I got the frame last Thursday evening and built it up that night. For a shakedown, I used it to commute to and from work on Friday...it was fun for hitting stuff on the way but not the ideal bike for a 60km round-trip commute. Since then, I have gotten in a few rides and discovered a few things: definitely need a chainguide; this thing does not climb well but loves to descend; it's easy to throw around; and it loves drops and jumps.

    Just the other day I got a guide off of a buddy and it has been great...just a cheap guide but I can't complain because it was free...








    The sweet thing about this build is the only thing I had to buy was the frame! Here is the build:

    FRAME: 2006 Norco Manik
    FORK: Marzocchi 66VF
    WHEELS: Formula/Deore with Singletracks
    BRAKES: Hayes 9, 8" front, 6" rear
    BAR: Kona DH Riser
    STEM: Specialized Mobius
    GRIPS: Axiom Tattoo
    SHIFTER: Deore
    REAR DERAILLEUR: Deore
    CHAIN: Shimano HG53
    CASSETTE: Shimano LX
    CRANKSET: Raceface Evolve DH with MEC bashguard and 32T chainring
    BB: Shimano XT external
    PEDALS: Wellgo platforms
    TIRES: Right now...Noxian NBX 2.3 front and Specialized Roll-X 2.0 rear
    SADDLE: WTB Rocket V
    POST: Truvativ XR
    GUIDE: Dirty guide
  • 05-03-2007
    RageHardIntoTheBendies
    My LBS was blowing out 06 Shore frames so I picked up a Medium.



    It will be quite a step up from my 01 Stinky :D
    I'll post more pics, spec etc when I have her built up.
  • 05-04-2007
    RageHardIntoTheBendies
    She's rolling!
    Igone my neck high grass, my lawnmower crapped out :D




    Build

    Frame: 06 Shore 3 medium
    Fork: 03 Super T
    Headset: FSA The Pig headset
    Bottom Bracket: Truvativ gigapipe DH.
    Crank: RaceFace Evolve DH
    Chainring: FSA 34t
    Guide: Profile Racing
    Rear Wheel: Mavic 325 laced to formula hub. 2.5 Nevegal Stick-e single ply
    Front Wheel: Singletrack laced Specialized Stout. 25 Bluegroove Stick-e single ply
    Brakes: Hayes Mag 8” f 6” R
    Saddle: Titek Berserker
    Post: Axiom
    Stem: Marz direct mount
    Bar: FUNN Fatboy extended 20mm each end.
    Rear Derailleur: Mystery Shimano Rodie
    Grips: Custom superfat Oury lock on
    Pedals: VP bmx

    Just waiting for my telescoping post and MRP Chainguide to come on.
  • 05-17-2007
    thecrazyfinn
    Picked up a NOS 06 Storm yesterday. Nice bike, and got it for a steal (over $200CDN off list). It's too bad Norco decided to neuter the Storm for 07 (Acera/Alivio? WTF? 06 is Deore across the board)
  • 06-08-2007
    ZGraham04
    I just bought an 07 Norco Rival. I'm not a hardcore biker so I didn't spend too much money but so far the bikes great. It's real smooth, has nice suspension and good breaks.
  • 06-09-2007
    eobf
    I have an 07 xxxx and an 07 six. Norcos are great bikes.
  • 06-10-2007
    GravityD
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by RageHardIntoTheBendies
    My LBS was blowing out 06 Shore frames so I picked up a Medium.



    It will be quite a step up from my 01 Stinky :D
    I'll post more pics, spec etc when I have her built up.


    RageHardIntoTheBendies.... What Size Bottom Bracket did you get ?
    can you give me a link if you can please.. thank you
  • 06-10-2007
    GravityD
    I have A Norco A-line 06 medium. Being built right now. I will post some picture later. Any one who can give me a link of what bottom bracket and crank that is suitable for this frame thank you. I need one and I prefer Truvati crank...

    I have 06 Boxxer ride 203mm
    Hayes HFX 9 8 rotor
    Azonic Outlaw Wheel set
    Funn integrated stem
    So far that’s what I have... Thanks if you can send me a link on where you bought your crank set thanks and what size
  • 06-10-2007
    mace2
    When I first got it... changed a few things since then.

  • 06-10-2007
    eobf
    That is one sick Shore.
  • 06-10-2007
    eobf
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    Here is a glimpse of my Norcos
  • 06-10-2007
    mace2
    Thanks! I love your bikes too. How much does your 4x weigh?

    They kept a 4x in the window of a shop I go by once in a while.. such a tease.
  • 06-11-2007
    norcobryce
    how much do norco shores weigh i pick one up at my LBS and i estimated it would be 47 pounds.
  • 06-12-2007
    RageHardIntoTheBendies
    Quote:

    RageHardIntoTheBendies.... What Size Bottom Bracket did you get ?
    OK I'll have to double check this as we ordred 2 and played around for the best fit.
    It's a Truvative Team Giga DH and it's a 68, 68E, 73 x 118mm.

    The shell is 68 but I have a thick BB mounted chianguide that I use instead of spacers.

    Quote:

    how much do norco shores weigh
    MY Build weighs 42lbs with lot's of places I could go lighter.
  • 06-12-2007
    GravityD
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by RageHardIntoTheBendies
    OK I'll have to double check this as we ordred 2 and played around for the best fit.
    It's a Truvative Team Giga DH and it's a 68, 68E, 73 x 118mm.

    The shell is 68 but I have a thick BB mounted chianguide that I use instead of spacers.


    MY Build weighs 42lbs with lot's of places I could go lighter.

    thanks for your responce I did got me one today .. sweet bikes :thumbsup:
  • 06-14-2007
    Dirt tracks
    Quote:

    Originally Posted by ironhorsebryce
    how much do norco shores weigh i pick one up at my LBS and i estimated it would be 47 pounds.

    My 06 Norco Shore 1 weigh in at 47 pounds with dual crowns, other wise there pretty much 44 pounds
  • 06-15-2007
    mace2
    07 shore 1 stock weight: 45.5lbs
    06 shore 1 stock weight: 45.75lbs

    from the norco site...

    mine is about 43 lbs
  • 06-26-2007
    norcobryce
    where are norcos made somewhere i heard they are all made in canada but today i saw a norco with a made in china sticker on it.