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    norco manik

    does anyone know if a norco manik frame will make a good basis for a beginners jump bike .

    i am changing the 160 mm travel forks to abut 120 mm and am not sure which fork to use ?

    has any1 got any advise.


    thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by filthmunger
    does anyone know if a norco manik frame will make a good basis for a beginners jump bike .

    i am changing the 160 mm travel forks to abut 120 mm and am not sure which fork to use ?

    has any1 got any advise.


    thanks
    I'd advise agaisnt it. The angles all around are pretty slack, meant to be really forgiving for north shore/free riding, not jumping. These bikes weigh almost 40lbs as well, not the greatest for jumping.

    Check out the Kona jump bikes and the giant stp in the same price range.

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