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    Project light Bullit question

    How would you build a Bullit light and still get the DH/FR abillity ?
    Yeah I gotta question. You got any excuses tonight Roy ? -Antonio Tarver

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    Quote Originally Posted by Evel Knievel
    How would you build a Bullit light and still get the DH/FR abillity ?
    You should see the thread below about the Heckler... not quite FR/DH but it may help.

    It will be hard to build the bullit below 35lbs while keeping strength.

    Too start off...

    Stem:Syntace F139
    Bars:Something carbon...
    Wheels: Use King hubs, Alloy nips, CX ray spokes and some medium weight-heavy rim, maybe the new syncros(this wil be an expensive wheel...).
    Tires: Use Kevlar beaded tires.
    Run a light weight saddle and light grips(foam are nice, I have seen a couple of DH'ers using them).

    There more ways, but they all come at a price. This bike will get really expensive if you want it strong and light.

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