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    Awaiting my custom built NS eccentric to arrive on the 28th..i cant stand the wait. I'm going from a 2016 stumpy FSR to a 150mm hardtail lol..cant wait to post pics

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    Well,,just got my Nukeproof 275 Race in and put together,,this is the only shot I have since it's pouring rain,,cant wait to actually ride it somewhere other that the hallway and kitchen
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    looks fast standing still!

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    Pace RC529

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    I built a new bike. Pace RC529 steel hardtail. Superstar gold UK made components to give it some bling.

    There's a bit too much ice still to ride it properly without the spiked tyres, but it does feel amazing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by N-K View Post
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    I built a new bike. Pace RC529 steel hardtail. Superstar gold UK made components to give it some bling.

    There's a bit too much ice still to ride it properly without the spiked tyres, but it does feel amazing.
    Nice,
    just need to have the white in the wheels also gold
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    Quote Originally Posted by cmg View Post
    Nice,
    just need to have the white in the wheels also gold
    OMG, super great looking ride. Best I have seen in quite a long while. Ya done good there. Not many ways better to start the new season than with a smoking hot ride. Travel Safe!

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    Quote Originally Posted by N-K View Post
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    I built a new bike. Pace RC529 steel hardtail. Superstar gold UK made components to give it some bling.

    There's a bit too much ice still to ride it properly without the spiked tyres, but it does feel amazing.
    Welp, that's about it for this thread. Hard to follow that.

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    defiantly get your teeth capped in gold also,,you'll be smiling the whole time you're riding that thing,,I think it would really pop

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    Thanks guys. I think I'll pass with the gold teeth. If I ever smash my teeth into some rocks (again) I might reconsider.
    I tried to find some stealth rims for this first, but Spank rims have been so great for me that I just had to go with them. I prefer nonmatching decals to bent rims.
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    Wow that Pace with gold looks amazing

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    Whoops. Fixed the URLs.

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    Here's my carbon Canfield Bros EPO... 29er hardtail. Deity cockpit, XT drivetrain, Magura brakes, Spank Oozy rims with i9 hubs on Maxxis DHF 2.5WT and Aggressor 2.3.

    The biggest game changer to the bike I added a few weeks ago is the Vittoria Airliner tire insert in the rear wheel. The insert allowed me to drop my air pressure from 26psi down to 21 psi and not worry about dinging my rim or rolling the tire/burping based on my riding style. The lower pressure made the rear feel much more supple and the insert gave a lot of support. Highly recommend the Airliner for hardtails.

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    Santa Cruz Chameleon 29x2.6

    Just switched up the wheels/tires from 27+ to 29x2.6 (DHR II and Forekaster). Still running the 27+ dropouts and 130mm fork. Loving it. Faster and almost as smooth.

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    NS Eccentric has been AWESOME. I run it with 29s and 27.5+ and also 29 gravel tires sometimes. This thing does everything well


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    Cujo year round!

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    Nice!


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    Out today with temps in the low 40s


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    Just picked it up tonight...

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    Awesome looking bike. Reminds my of my chrome BMX from back in the day.

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    Beautiful bike Mike!
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    Spring is coming...

    It was time to let this beast out:
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    If you like, you can buy vintage decals in red for your fork to match the color of decal on the down tube. Either way, spectacular ride.

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    I picked up an All Mountain Hardtail Scott Scale

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    On Banshee's Insta this morning!

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    That IS HAWT!!!!!

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    Nukeproof Scout 290 sporting new rims (KORE 3.0's) & new rear tyre - Minion DHR II 2.4 3C Maxxterra TR Exo...

    Ready for Wintery trails - coming soon o_0

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    Quote Originally Posted by N-K View Post
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    I built a new bike. Pace RC529 steel hardtail. Superstar gold UK made components to give it some bling.

    There's a bit too much ice still to ride it properly without the spiked tyres, but it does feel amazing.

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    Just built up an RSD Middlechild and went for my first ride.

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    The whole build was a transfer of parts from my FS trail bike.

    The impetuous for this build was that I preferred riding my XC hardtail for most of my day-to-day riding, because I like the simplicity and the efficient climbing. But I disliked the steep head tube, 32 mm fork, and lack of tire clearance when heading downhill. So I decided to try out an AM steel frame.

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    First impressions are that this frame has hit the mark. It climbs great (although it's certainly heavier than my XC bike), the frame is nice and stiff, and the geometry is great going downhills. Jumps and drops are no problem, and rocks seem to be fine too. On flatter trails, the slack head angle (64 deg. w/150mm fork) is taking some time to get used to. Unfortunately, we don't have many flat trail around here (all steep up or down), so this isn't much of a concern. I still have my XC hardtail in case I don't get used to this. But on steeper downs, with the fork a bit more compressed, the geometry is perfect.

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    I have a feeling you'll get used to it in a couple more rides and love it. Once you learn to steer with your feet, while keeping the bars straight, it'll feel like magic. Simon Lawton has some great videos on YouTube about proper cornering technique. Definitely a must-watch.

    Congrats on the middle child, it's my favorite hardtail I've ever ridden.

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    Got mine finished today, finally. First singletrack will be tomorrow.


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    Let us know how stiff the rear end feels with those square rear end. I always assumed they'd be stiff, but maybe I'm totally wrong.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hardtail party View Post
    Let us know how stiff the rear end feels with those square rear end. I always assumed they'd be stiff, but maybe I'm totally wrong.
    I mean, it's a rowdy hardtail frame, so it's kinda stiff. But it's also steel, so it also feels nice.

    Tempering the frame stiffness with 29er wheels and 2.6" tires.

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    Cool Nate! Definitely interested in ride report. Have fun!

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    The Pedalhead rear end is pretty stiff. I think a lot of it is the short chainstays. I also prefer 29x2.6 on this bike. I also have some Rimpact inserts on order.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jeremy3220 View Post
    The Pedalhead rear end is pretty stiff. I think a lot of it is the short chainstays. I also prefer 29x2.6 on this bike. I also have some Rimpact inserts on order.
    I put a huck norris insert in mine

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    Stanton Switchback


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    The All Mountain Hardtail Thread. Post up yours.

    My Ave Maldea All Mountain V2.5


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    Quote Originally Posted by IstongKowldPaRin View Post
    My Ave Maldea All Mountain V2.5


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    holy slackness Batman....,..
    here's my AMHT with a poobag

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    Quote Originally Posted by Harold View Post
    Got mine finished today, finally. First singletrack will be tomorrow.


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    I think Harold just broke the internet,,that thing is ,,,um I don't know,,,Perfect?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mtnbkrmike View Post
    Just picked it up tonight...

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    Honestly just drooled a bit

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    Quote Originally Posted by White7 View Post
    that thing is ,,,um I don't know,,,Perfect?
    yes, yes it is.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Trojan366 View Post
    Couldn't be happier with the new ride. i need to add a couple of volume reducers to the lyrik and play with tire pressure a bit but it is fantastic. I have a feeling the hightower might become my secondary bike.
    So I'm thinking of building up a Rootdown BA 27+. Are you still loving it? I'm kind of in the same situation. My bike I ride now is a Rocky Mtn Instinct, but I've always wanted a Chromag and to make things not too redundant I figured I'd try out the plus wheels.

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    Changed from 27.5x3 to 29x2.35, the difference is amazing, it was a good choice, although l think the next tyres will be 2.5

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    Last month I decided to hit Hiline on my rsd middle child. It did so well. I can't imagine another hardtail I'd rather have out there.


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    Just got done building up a 2019 Commencal Meta HT AM Frame. She rips! I am running a longer 160mm fork, so HT angle measures 64.74 degrees.

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    I’ve been wanting to try this setup with 29er up front and 27.5+ in the back. How is the grip balance?


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    woot !!!!!!!

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    and today.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by cmg View Post
    and today.....
    Awesome view where is that?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Bassballer150 View Post
    Awesome view where is that?


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    Quote Originally Posted by cmg View Post
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    Looks like an excellent backdrop for some shredding, but where’s the poobag?


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    Quote Originally Posted by slipperyb View Post
    Looks like an excellent backdrop for some shredding, but where’s the poobag?


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    It would appear the dog walkers are considerate here
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    Got a ride in before the next Storm blows in!

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    Quote Originally Posted by schuster.ryan View Post
    Just switched up the wheels/tires from 27+ to 29x2.6 (DHR II and Forekaster). Still running the 27+ dropouts and 130mm fork. Loving it. Faster and almost as smooth.

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    Nice bike! Hey I have been thinking about this change to 29/2.6 on my Salsa timberjack. Thats an investment though. What do you like about it? I don't have super technical trails but fair amount of rocks and roots. Thanks.

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    Handles my 250lbs like a champ

    My 2019 Trek stache 7 has reached its final form

    NOX kitsuma wheels enduro layup. CK hubs
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    Love this bike, handles anything
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    Is this at 286?
    Great looking SS you got there

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    a friend bike
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    Nukeproof Scout 290

    Built this up in March(ish) as an alternative to my Pivot 429 and I love it so far.

    I have run it with both my spare set of 29er wheels (DT 1700s) and a set of Spanx 27+ wheels as well. Pike 130 up front SLX shifting (went for a little budget move there), Race Face Affect cranks, Shimano brakes I had lying around in my workshop, Diety bars and I swapped the Ergon grips to Wolftooth Fat Paws and love them. PNW dropper.

    Bike climbs very well and descends as well as you can on a HT. I don't find the 65 degree HA limiting in tight singletrack, I find the 787s more limiting lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by River19 View Post
    Built this up in March(ish) as an alternative to my Pivot 429 and I love it so far.

    I have run it with both my spare set of 29er wheels (DT 1700s) and a set of Spanx 27+ wheels as well. Pike 130 up front SLX shifting (went for a little budget move there), Race Face Affect cranks, Shimano brakes I had lying around in my workshop, Diety bars and I swapped the Ergon grips to Wolftooth Fat Paws and love them. PNW dropper.

    Bike climbs very well and descends as well as you can on a HT. I don't find the 65 degree HA limiting in tight singletrack, I find the 787s more limiting lol
    Cool bike. You don't need to apologize about having an SLX drivetrain, it's a good drivetrain.
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    Stop asking how much it weighs and just go ride it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by *OneSpeed* View Post
    Cool bike. You don't need to apologize about having an SLX drivetrain, it's a good drivetrain.
    Fair point. I have XT/XTR on my Pivot but the SLX is more than fine. A little slower to shift but still a confident shifter and for <$100 for shifter and derailleur can't beat it. I had the wheelsets as the 1700s were the stock ones on the 429 which now has new I9s and the Spanx set is something I built up for giggles since I can run 27+ on either bike......so everything can swap back and forth if I wanted.

    The Nuke is much more capable than even I thought it would be. PRetty damn comfy to ride as well.
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    Haven't been on here in about three years...

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    Then I got a Production Privee Oka, size XL.



    Which I modified questionably with a 3x crank (22, 32, 36), front derailleur and XT M730 thumbie.




    Turns out extremely long bikes tend to not like tight trails. So I changed the frame to a Production Privee Shan, size L. Much better in about every way, except seated climbing maybe.
    I used an 18mm high crown race that PP produce for their 29er hardtail, so that people can fit a B+ fork, to not have to change the travel of my fork. It's a 120mm Fox 34 and the Shan is meant to run 140-160mm forks.



    Since the initial setup I changed the drivetrain to a 1x8 setup. Which consists of a conventional 1x11 setup with the tallest three cogs thrown in the bin...because they weigh more than the eight cogs that are left and I hate big cassettes.
    I've got no decent photo of that, though.

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    2018 Specialized Fuse upgraded with spank vibrocore bars, Fox transfer dropper, and XT brakes and drive train. Perfect bike for Phoenix kitty litter. https://www.outdoorgearlab.com/revie...p-6fattie-2018

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    Still cant get over how much i love this bike!



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    That is a marvelous Moxie!
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    Quote Originally Posted by noose View Post
    2018 Specialized Fuse upgraded with spank vibrocore bars, Fox transfer dropper, and XT brakes and drive train. Perfect bike for Phoenix kitty litter. https://www.outdoorgearlab.com/revie...p-6fattie-2018
    How do you like those bars? I’ve been looking st them for my fuse


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    Quote Originally Posted by Legbacon View Post
    That is a marvelous Moxie!
    Cheers man. Best bike ive ever owned.

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    Frame: 2017 Kona Honzo CR

    Forks: 140mm RockShox Sektor RL fork

    Brakes: Shimano MT-500 disc brakes, 180/160 rotors

    Drivetrain: Shimano SLX 1x11

    Shifter: Shimano SLX M7000

    Rear Derailleur: Shimano SLX M7000

    Cassette: SunRace CSMS8, 11-Spd, 11-46T

    Chainset: RaceFace Aeffect 170mm, 32T

    Chain: KMC X11 EPT

    Rims: WTB ST i29

    Front Hub: KT 32H, 110x15mm "Boost"

    Rear Hub: KT 32H, 148x12mm "Boost"

    Tires: Front: 27.5 x 2.6 Magic Mary
    Rear: 27.5 x 2.4 Maxxis Minion DHR2
    Saddle: Ergon SMC4

    Seatpost: PNW Rainier 150mm dropper IR

    Stem: Vitus 50mm

    Bars: Nukeproof Neutron 31.8mm, 25mm rise

    Grips: Ergon GA2


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    Quote Originally Posted by Bassballer150 View Post
    How do you like those bars? I’ve been looking st them for my fuse


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    I have some vibrocore bars on my Pedalhead. I love them. My hands are so much more comfortable, even considering that these are more or less the same dimensions as what I have on my other bike, with the same grips. But feel is so much smoother.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bassballer150 View Post
    How do you like those bars? I’ve been looking st them for my fuse


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    They are great for an alloy hard tail as they do take some sting away. Carbon bars are a bit better but not as impact resistant.

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    I like how spank has different rise options I like high rise bars will definitely give them a try , I just don’t trust carbon I crash a lot lol


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    Quote Originally Posted by Ross1200 View Post
    Still cant get over how much i love this bike!



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    Nice rig. Seems like a similar overall setup as I have with my Nukeproof......Pike up front etc. That setup probably rides really nice and more effective than people would think.

    Love the color....bold....
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    Quote Originally Posted by WesleeC View Post
    Frame: 2017 Kona Honzo CR

    Forks: 140mm RockShox Sektor RL fork

    Brakes: Shimano MT-500 disc brakes, 180/160 rotors

    Drivetrain: Shimano SLX 1x11

    Shifter: Shimano SLX M7000

    Rear Derailleur: Shimano SLX M7000

    Cassette: SunRace CSMS8, 11-Spd, 11-46T

    Chainset: RaceFace Aeffect 170mm, 32T

    Chain: KMC X11 EPT

    Rims: WTB ST i29

    Front Hub: KT 32H, 110x15mm "Boost"

    Rear Hub: KT 32H, 148x12mm "Boost"

    Tires: Front: 27.5 x 2.6 Magic Mary
    Rear: 27.5 x 2.4 Maxxis Minion DHR2
    Saddle: Ergon SMC4

    Seatpost: PNW Rainier 150mm dropper IR

    Stem: Vitus 50mm

    Bars: Nukeproof Neutron 31.8mm, 25mm rise

    Grips: Ergon GA2


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    Honzo is a nice rig, yours looks great. Solid build. So far my SLX drivetrain is perfectly adequate on my HT build.....not as quick as XT/XTR but SLX is impressive for the price point.

    I have the same PNW dropper and I'm impressed so far. We run PNW Loam levers on our FS bikes with the KS droppers and love the PNW products.

    Enjoy the ride.
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    Quote Originally Posted by River19 View Post
    Honzo is a nice rig, yours looks great. Solid build. So far my SLX drivetrain is perfectly adequate on my HT build.....not as quick as XT/XTR but SLX is impressive for the price point.

    I have the same PNW dropper and I'm impressed so far. We run PNW Loam levers on our FS bikes with the KS droppers and love the PNW products.

    Enjoy the ride.
    Ya I have been really impressed with the dropper as well. The Loam Lever will be my much anticipated Fathers Day gift!

    The bike had been a blast so far and the SLX, like you said, is more than adequate.

    The next things I will be looking for is a more forgiving handlebar and possibly a new fork in the near future.

    Thanks for the kudos

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    I've been lusting over a Steel Honzo for some time now (I roll an aluminum one)...these pictures did NOT make that any better.

    Beautiful Bike!
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    Quote Originally Posted by BassistBiker View Post
    I've been lusting over a Steel Honzo for some time now (I roll an aluminum one)...these pictures did NOT make that any better.

    Beautiful Bike!
    Thanks man. Much appreciated.

    Looking at those pics, the frame looks like it's an extra small. It's actually a large, and a very big large at that. Strange.

    Tomorrow I am going to attempt to apply my "tailored" Ride Wrap kit. I pray to the good Lord above that I don't eff it up.
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    I don't think it looks small at all, look at the size of the seattube extension.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mtnbkrmike View Post
    Thanks man. Much appreciated.

    Looking at those pics, the frame looks like it's an extra small. It's actually a large, and a very big large at that. Strange.

    Tomorrow I am going to attempt to apply my "tailored" Ride Wrap kit. I pray to the good Lord above that I don't eff it up.
    Yeah, some of the angles look small, but then some angles look large, and yeah, Kona's large is LARGE. I've test ridden a few different years of Honzo's (steel, alum & carbon), and the size large frame definitely feels...spacious.

    That ride wrap kit looks nice, good luck with it!
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