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    Who is getting a Pivot for Christmas?

    I'm gonna assume you would be part of the picking out process and know about it... I'm sticking with my FIrebird and Nomad Carbon... so spoiled I guess I already have my dream bikes. Well a Whistler bike for the 3-5 times a year I'll go but that's such a waste of money for me.
    "It looks flexy"

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    Got my 5.7 last month and it's my gift this year.

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    I ordered a Mach 4 a week ago with the x9 group. The bike shop was told by Pivot it would be a couple of weeks as some parts are on backorder. It stinks to miss out on being able to ride a new bike over the three day weekend, but it will be worth it come next XC season.

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    Hopefully I'll have enough $$$ after Xmas to finally order a Firebird!
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    Me, me me!

    This is mine in the shop before I brought it home last week. Now, as soon as I can shake this cold, I'll take it for its inaugural ride!

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    Looks like coal again this year! Love to build a Phoenix in 2011!.............Drew

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    That is one sexy build.

    BTW, do you like that saddle? I bought one after WTB said that if I like my current Pure V that I would probably like the Vigo. It's fantastic, if a little heavy. I also bought a ti rail set for mine. I would like to try an SST sometime. I used to like them back in the day but it's been a long time.

    Quote Originally Posted by AZ Mikey
    Got my 5.7 last month and it's my gift this year.

    "It looks flexy"

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    Mach 4 on order

    and parts are in the mail .... will post once its all together.

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    me!!!!!!!!! but the mach 5 arrives next month!

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    I just got a leftover 09 Firebird for a steal. The wife said Iím more than welcome to place it under the tree because thatís what Iím getting for Christmas. I finished building it up Friday transferring most of the parts from my 5Spot itís a Lyrik Dh/ XT/saint/Kingíish build . I wound up riding with my "racer" friends all weekend so i stuck to the hardtail to minimize my fitness disadvantages. Probably wonít get a chance to ride it until after Christmas.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gticlay
    That is one sexy build.
    Thanks, I like the blue lunchbox kit with the black bike.



    Quote Originally Posted by gticlay
    BTW, do you like that saddle? I bought one after WTB said that if I like my current Pure V that I would probably like the Vigo. It's fantastic, if a little heavy. I also bought a ti rail set for mine. I would like to try an SST sometime. I used to like them back in the day but it's been a long time.
    I really like the Vigo saddle, it's comfortable, I wasn't a fan of the Silverado saddle and really liked the old Pure V that I was riding before.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AZ Mikey
    Thanks, I like the blue lunchbox kit with the black bike]
    Do you have any more pics of the blue bits? I've thinking about one for my black 429. Just not sure I can justify the cost of the kit for purely cosmetic reasons.
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    I got my 5.7 couple of weeks well before christmas, along with 2-3 feet of fresh powder snow and stomach surgery. So far feels good but all I have done only couple of short rides. Rear feels stiff and plus at the same but Fox fork feels quite sticky, I'll have to open it to see if there is any lube on the lower legs.
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    I had to buy the damn bike by myself. Maybe i get some brakes so i could finally give it a quick spin.


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    I just picked up my Mach 5 last night from Saucon Valley Bikes in Hellertown Pa. Lights charging... Maybe a ride later tonight.

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    Quote Originally Posted by skiahh
    Do you have any more pics of the blue bits? I've thinking about one for my black 429. Just not sure I can justify the cost of the kit for purely cosmetic reasons.
    A couple more.



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    Sweet... that's a great look, the blue and black. Do you have the blue headset on there, too? Perhaps there will be a lunchbox in my future! Maybe for Father's Day or something.

    I'm thinking about putting a Lefty on mine, maybe with a Project 321 kit with black rims, blue ano nipples and hubs, too. I think going with blue anno rims would be too much.

    And thanks for posting them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by skiahh
    Sweet... that's a great look, the blue and black. Do you have the blue headset on there, too? Perhaps there will be a lunchbox in my future! Maybe for Father's Day or something.

    I'm thinking about putting a Lefty on mine, maybe with a Project 321 kit with black rims, blue ano nipples and hubs, too. I think going with blue anno rims would be too much.

    And thanks for posting them.
    Blue "ano" titanium spokes might look good - a little more subtle but blue, black hubs and rims.
    "It looks flexy"

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    Quote Originally Posted by skiahh
    Sweet... that's a great look, the blue and black. Do you have the blue headset on there, too? Perhaps there will be a lunchbox in my future! Maybe for Father's Day or something.

    I'm thinking about putting a Lefty on mine, maybe with a Project 321 kit with black rims, blue ano nipples and hubs, too. I think going with blue anno rims would be too much.

    And thanks for posting them.
    Thanks. I don't have a blue headset, we didn't have the King headsets in stock when I built my bike. The gold lunchbox looks really good on a black frame and the black frame with the black lunchbox is a stealthy combo.
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    I ordered a Pivot 429 with new matte black and XTR 10 speed. It'll be here next week.

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    I am up in the air between a 429 and a 2011 Kona HeiHei 29.
    All the parts showed up and i cant wait to get them on something. The new XTR stuff is just so sexy!
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    Its a crappy pic but I am chomping at the bit for some dirt to come out from under the snow so I can giver hell.

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    This one is certainly being counted at a Christmas gift, as was the acquisition of my wife's silver Mach 429. As seen in other threads, my frame was in my hands many weeks ago but the full bike was just delivered to me.
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    I'm getting a Phoenix. Just gotta wait... a little bit.....longer................

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    Quote Originally Posted by supermoto
    I'm getting a Phoenix. Just gotta wait... a little bit.....longer................
    Are you going to opening weekend of Whistler (again?)
    "It looks flexy"

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