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    So here are the new Sette bikes

    Got the news feed on facebook regarding the new Sette website. They have a bunch of new HT's but I'm not seeing any FS bikes on their site.

    Here are a few new HT Sette bikes already available on Price Point.

    http://www.settebikes.com/MountainBikes.html

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    They got the new carbon CX bike they were always talking about, and some others. Looks like they got videos for all the bikes. I dont see frames like the Reken, or any DJ stuff. There is still no Aluminum HT bike. I think they need to get some cheaper bikes, along with there high end ones.
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    And worst of all...no FS bikes!!!

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    thought this was interesting http://www.settebikes.com/How.html
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    new logo too?
    Honestly... ahh I give up

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    They are definitely taking a different approach with graphics and paint. It looks nice, but kind of flashy. The prices seem pretty high for Sette though. Does anyone know if these are the only bikes, or will there be others coming out?
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    Quote Originally Posted by ljsmith
    They are definitely taking a different approach with graphics and paint. It looks nice, but kind of flashy. The prices seem pretty high for Sette though. Does anyone know if these are the only bikes, or will there be others coming out?
    there are more in the pipe
    Honestly... ahh I give up

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    The prices are high. I'm sure they will drop a bit eventually.

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    Hope a new 29er and a FS 29er are on the way.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pizzaflyer
    Hope a new 29er and a FS 29er are on the way.
    29er FS would be interesting. Right now I'm eyeing the new Anthem 29 FS. If Sette comes out with something good it will get added to the list.

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    new paint! finally!!
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    ugly bikes.

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    hmmm.... the Sette Serum ISM, and the non ISM cost the same, yet the ISM one has a bit nicer components.

    Also, why such a big price increase for the serum frame? it's the same frame as the Phantom, with more paint, and a different weave.

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    carbon only for mountain? damn. the serum race should come down in price quite nicely. it'll be very nice if it crosses over to the $1000-$1500 range.

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    it costs more because its new.
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    Makes the Scott Scale 29er Pro look like a bargain. It's new too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pizzaflyer
    Makes the Scott Scale 29er Pro look like a bargain. It's new too.

    This ..................the Scott Scale XT level is ,$2,500.00 MSRP , would be easy to get for $2,250.00 . IMHO P.P. is going to have to adjust the pricing structure downward to compete .

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    They must have bee having too many drinks when they came up with the pricing. People looking to spend $4000 on a bike will not be looking at Sette. Even if the bike spec'd accordingly.

    I believed the Razzo was $1600 when it was first introduced. They quickly dropped it to $1200.

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    The components on my PHANTOM would fit and look good on the new frame..
    I'd pay $699.98 for the Sette Serum Elite Carbon Frameset if it had V-brake bosses...
    http://www.pricepoint.com/detail/211...n-Frameset.htm
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    Uprade to some super light weight disc brakes and wheels $$$$
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dremer03
    Uprade to some super light weight disc brakes and wheels $$$$
    Discos under 400g front and rear

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jake Pay
    Discos under 400g front and rear
    dont use a saddle or handlebars
    Honestly... ahh I give up

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    Quote Originally Posted by highdelll
    dont use a saddle or handlebars
    Now there's a thought

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    maybe magura's new project will be light enough for you?...
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    Just shot an email to PP regarding their pricing and new potential new models...we'll see what they say.

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    What is a seat mast anyway?

    The top of the line Serum ISM offers a seat mast instead of seat post.
    What is it? Can someone post a tech. drawings.
    Why it must be cut to exact size?

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    a seat mast..is the post is built in to the frame, and there is a part that holds your seat that goes over that tube. allowing you to still adjust it to your height, but if your to short for it you have to cut the mast, because there is a limited are of adjustment.
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    How is it better than post?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ruckodanov
    How is it better than post?
    It makes the frame stiffer for better pedaling efficiency. It might also be lighter. Unfortunately it makes the ride rougher, at least for your butt. This is why Look uses an elastomer in the seat mast of their 986.
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    Quote Originally Posted by facelessfools
    maybe magura's new project will be light enough for you?...



    Link to these Magura's you speak of ?

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    http://www.mission-performance.com/en/start.html

    And i believe the mast makes the frame stiffer, but the cradle that slips over it are heavy in most cases.. the lightest one i know of is hand made at 80g
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    Quote Originally Posted by facelessfools



    Many thanks .

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    Just got an email from Sette regarding new bikes.

    He said there are plans to introduce a new 29er and new FS bikes in the fall.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dictatorsaurus
    Just got an email from Sette regarding new bikes.

    He said there are plans to introduce a new 29er and new FS bikes in the fall.

    Hmmm, that's to long to wait and see if there's a carobon HT 29er or maybe a short travel FS 29er on the way. I guess I'll go with Razzo for now and really, at $200, it won't break the bank!

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    Quote Originally Posted by beagledadi
    Hmmm, that's to long to wait and see if there's a carobon HT 29er or maybe a short travel FS 29er on the way. I guess I'll go with Razzo for now and really, at $200, it won't break the bank!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dictatorsaurus
    Sept 21st is first day of Fall

    Well if you put it that way Interbike is only a month away, I guess I can wait until after then to see if Sette has some new frames.

    I don't know why I was thinking Fall was so far away..........oh yeah, cause it's 108 friggin degrees outside right now

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    its freakin hot in socal too..
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    woo-hoo!!!
    we have 80's in our forecast!!
    normally it's 110
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    Honestly... ahh I give up

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    it's supposed to be under 90 for the next ten days in simi valley! finally i can ride!

    i used your mtb name generator and got stompatron... but i dont stomp..
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    I wonder if on the new Sette Serum with the ISM, you can cut it about 1in. too short then cut a slot into it, put a seatpost collar on it and run a super short seatpost (250mm or less)?

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    Quote Originally Posted by COLINx86
    I wonder if on the new Sette Serum with the ISM, you can cut it about 1in. too short then cut a slot into it, put a seatpost collar on it and run a super short seatpost (250mm or less)?
    That is a really bad idea. Aside from the fact that the seat mast is probably ovalized and won't accept a round post, modifying a carbon frame is not a good idea. You would be better off buying the lower Serum model that has a standard seatpost.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ljsmith
    That is a really bad idea. Aside from the fact that the seat mast is probably ovalized and won't accept a round post, modifying a carbon frame is not a good idea. You would be better off buying the lower Serum model that has a standard seatpost.
    I thought it was shaped mast with a circular hole...
    anyways, it's useless for everyone except the most elite TT riders
    Honestly... ahh I give up

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    people pay extra for that..
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    Quote Originally Posted by highdelll
    it's useless for everyone except the most elite TT riders



    We can dream can't we ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ljsmith
    That is a really bad idea. Aside from the fact that the seat mast is probably ovalized and won't accept a round post, modifying a carbon frame is not a good idea. You would be better off buying the lower Serum model that has a standard seatpost.
    Not really sure why it's such a bad idea.
    I would be willing to bet that the factory where they buy the frames from just cuts the ISM off of the frame. It also just uses some generic stubby, which I'd also bet is just round.

    Fuji actually says you can do this on their SLM LTD. you think the new serum is that much more fragile than a fuji?

    I guess the seatpost might put some stress on the frame, that it's not designed for.

    Oh, by the way I'm not trying to start an argument just posting my thoughts.

    EDIT: oh and the reason I don't want the lower model, is because of the parts. Not a huge fan of the wheels, and mainly the crappy brakes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by COLINx86
    Not really sure why it's such a bad idea.
    I would be willing to bet that the factory where they buy the frames from just cuts the ISM off of the frame. It also just uses some generic stubby, which I'd also bet is just round.

    Fuji actually says you can do this on their SLM LTD. you think the new serum is that much more fragile than a fuji?

    I guess the seatpost might put some stress on the frame, that it's not designed for.

    Oh, by the way I'm not trying to start an argument just posting my thoughts.

    EDIT: oh and the reason I don't want the lower model, is because of the parts. Not a huge fan of the wheels, and mainly the crappy brakes.



    Your a good candidate for a frame only .

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    Quote Originally Posted by AZ.MTNS
    We can dream can't we ?
    absolutely!!
    Honestly... ahh I give up

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    Sette Serum 17" OVERWEIGHT!!! 200 GRAMS
    <a href="http://i239.photobucket.com/albums/ff301/vincentdolbydigital/Sette_Serum_HD/DSC01523.jpg" target="_blank">
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    with seat clamp
    1246 grams = 2.74695979 pounds
    a little on the heavy, gonna put my xtr kits and mavic wheels.
    "17" 1095g w/derailleur hanger"-Pricepoint
    I have a 10 lb USPS Scale, should be accurate.
    gonna have to go all weight weenie on this one.

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    I feel your pain

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jake Pay
    I feel your pain
    i can kiss the under 20lb good by. Besides I have mavic crossmax st disc wheels, they are not the lightest but they one of the strongest xc wheels. for 1600-1700g. I have a xtr crank, f100rl 2009 fox fork. A 25.4 monkey bar carbon. Easton carbon seat post, wtb devo seat, xt hydro's, xo shifters, x9 rear der, xtr front der, 2ti eggbeaters. xtr shifter cables. I just hope's its light enough...

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    17" 1095g (w/dérailleur hanger: claimed weight)
    Your 17" ...2.75 pound = 1 247 grams (w/hanger and set clamp)

    152 grams isn't a little fukup....145 grams heavier than my 17" PHANTOM

    Good luck on gettin' her down to 20 pounds or lower

    PS. Email PP and Sette and send them the Link to this thread

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    7.05 oz too heavy. How could you ever live with yourself??!!?
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    Quote Originally Posted by trboxman
    7.05 oz too heavy. How could you ever live with yourself??!!?
    Its really that important, the
    phantom was 2.4lb 600$
    impulse was 2.9lb 500$
    serum was 2.7lb 700$

    If you had payed for this frame yourself, you would have though you were cheated 150grams. I could have bought a specialized s works carbon.

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    Quote Originally Posted by trboxman
    7.05 oz too heavy. How could you ever live with yourself??!!?
    Give me your money...I'll be more than happy to screw you over...You'll live with it

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    They open at 8PT time, right now it 10:54 eastern, I be calling them very soon within 30 minutes and get this problem straightened out.

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    Sorry, I don't think that the weight of a good piss is what keeps me from being competitive.
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    Quote Originally Posted by trboxman
    Sorry, I don't think that the weight of a good piss is what keeps me from being competitive.

    hey man, every GRAM counts, weight weenie style.

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    I'm still waiting for their new FS bikes to appear. Did they just drop FS entirely?

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    Quote Originally Posted by IAmHolland
    I'm still waiting for their new FS bikes to appear. Did they just drop FS entirely?
    Fall...Coming out in a few weeks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by IAmHolland
    I'm still waiting for their new FS bikes to appear. Did they just drop FS entirely?
    I wish they would make a carbon fiber FS frame with a fox shox on it under 3.5 pounds.

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    Quote Originally Posted by trboxman
    Sorry, I don't think that the weight of a good piss is what keeps me from being competitive.
    it doesnt matter to you but to us weight weenies it counts, so dont be a dick about it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by thevincentlee
    I wish they would make a carbon fiber FS frame with a fox shox on it under 3.5 pounds.
    my ace is 2210g without shock with ti bolts and headset cups....
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    Quote Originally Posted by thevincentlee
    hey man, every GRAM counts, weight weenie style.
    People without the knowledge of riding an 18/17 pound MTB up hills wont ever understand the pleasure of getting up that hill in a quick time with plenty of power still running through
    your legs will never understand......

    Pro racers get the lightest high performance components for a reason and that's to get the job done with power to spare....Along with precision shifting and suspensions that actually work with you in every pedal stroke..Brakes with proper modulation and stopping power that actually helps set you up for entering a sharp fast rolling burm...Taking switchbacks at speed...

    And more....Sure a 27 pound HT is fun to ride...But drop 5 to 7 pounds and find out how much faster that rocket rails....


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    We the people ...

    As much as I hate Facebook, I also love it just for this kind of stuff.
    Sette's new carbon 29er.


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    Quote Originally Posted by COLINx86
    As much as I hate Facebook, I also love it just for this kind of stuff.
    Sette's new carbon 29er.

    yea. i just saw these on my status updates. his phantom has extra paint on the logo.

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    Quote Originally Posted by COLINx86
    As much as I hate Facebook, I also love it just for this kind of stuff.
    Sette's new carbon 29er.
    Beautimus

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    Quote Originally Posted by COLINx86
    As much as I hate Facebook, I also love it just for this kind of stuff.
    Sette's new carbon 29er.

    I don't get it...
    Why do you hate facebook? and what does it have to do with that pic?

    Don't get me wrong, I'm not a FB lover, I just use it to keep in touch with fam/friends and even MTBR!

    and is that actually a 96'r?
    Honestly... ahh I give up

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    Quote Originally Posted by highdelll

    and is that actually a 96'r?
    What the heck? The rear definitely looks larger than the rear.

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    Quote Originally Posted by highdelll
    I don't get it...
    Why do you hate facebook? and what does it have to do with that pic?

    Don't get me wrong, I'm not a FB lover, I just use it to keep in touch with fam/friends and even MTBR!

    and is that actually a 96'r?
    I just hate it for alot of the crap that gets posted, and then all those facebook privacy issues. But like you I use it to keep in touch, and it's the only way I have for some people. That pictures was posted on the sette facebook page, so I hate FB for all the crap, but I love it for pictures of new bikes.

    I think that's just the angle of the picture, there's another picture on FB that shows the front of it, and it's definitely a 29er.

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    Quote Originally Posted by COLINx86

    oooohhhhhh yyuuuuummmmyyy!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dictatorsaurus
    Fall...Coming out in a few weeks.
    Any hints as to what's in the works....

    or in other words, are they significantly different from the flite and ACE where I'll need to flog myself for being impatient and gong with a used FS frame?
    believe in yourself! I believe in you!

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    No idea.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jake Pay
    Jake - you need to find a 'tasteful' masturbation emoticon for your arsenal
    Honestly... ahh I give up

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    Quote Originally Posted by highdelll
    Jake - you need to find a 'tasteful' masturbation emoticon for your arsenal




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    Quote Originally Posted by Jake Pay



    I insisted, hoped I could finally see it, eheheehehehe.

    Hey guys, check Sette's website, new FS bikes announced, a 4" and a 5", Derro and Drako respectively. There's also an all new Reken and a new model called Jamr on the HT list: http://www.settebikes.com/MountainBikes.html
    Sette Ace Custom

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    Those computer drawn pics look horrible. The real Serum pics looks great though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dictatorsaurus
    Those computer drawn pics look horrible. ...
    yeah, wow , seriously?
    Honestly... ahh I give up

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    paint shop?
    RAH!

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    The FS bikes remind me of the Jamis Dakar XC and XCR line

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    The question I have is - are their prices going to go up due to the full-on marketing campaign (like asking for their full..e'hem.. retail price).... every bike mag I pick up has a full page spread on the new carbon bikes. I bought my Ace frame cuz I'm a cheap bastard and don't mind riding a decent catalog frame. My fear is... if I want another Sette, I'm gonna have to pay a premium price for a decent catalog frame... LOL On the other hand, if Sette should catch on, I won't find myself so self-conscious lining up next to the Treks and Spesh's

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    I'm afraid Sette has gone off track. Not impressed with their new prices...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dictatorsaurus
    I'm afraid Sette has gone off track. Not impressed with their new prices...
    not only is the price high, the gram weights are 150+off.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dictatorsaurus
    I'm afraid Sette has gone off track. Not impressed with their new prices...


    This , but , if enough people express their displeasure P.P. may change the price structure .

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    It's a little too early to whine and complain but I'm gonna anyways...

    - New animated pics on website are horrible. Make walmart bikes look great.

    - Introduction of new 4 and 5 inch FS. What about a 6 inch all mountain tank bike? The 4 looks like the ace.

    -The anticipated carbon turned out a 26 HT. I was hoping for either a carbon 29er or FS. Not dissing 26 HT's, just that there's a million of them out there to choose from. The ebay carbon 26 is cheaper and looks very nice.

    - 26 HT Serum prices are out of this world. Anyone willing to drop that kind of coin can easily favor a big brand bike instead.

    - Sette owners are bargain hunters that want kick ass affordable bikes. The new line up is disappointing IMO.

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    I waited for them to replace the Flite.... doesnt seem like they are going to. The Drako really does make walmart bikes look good... Major disappointment all around.

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