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    Good deal?

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    Hey guys I'm new to the whole DH/FR ordeal as I ride mostly bmx and enduro. I was just curious if this is a good deal or not. I got a pretty good deal worked out with him as far as shipping wise as well. I haven't really found much else for less than a G used. It looks in pretty good condition as well. Any input is appreciated! Thanks

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    Really depends on how good condition it's in. I'm a huge Iron Horse fan, still ride a 7point and a MKIII, but considering there are zero spare frame parts available I would be very cautious. I see a nice fork, decent frame, but the rest of the parts are bottom line and keep in mind it's a 2005 model (7 years old!). From the pictures it looks plenty thrashed, looks like a big dent on left chainstay on the DW logo. They have some mean trails in AZ that eat bikes and parts.

    It's not a ripoff, BUT If it was my $800, I'd try to find something newer or nicer.

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    2009 Kona Stinky 6 18.5 in -
    How does that compare to the 7point?

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    ehhh --- $800's not too bad for that whole bike.

    sorta old skool design --- stuff today is way better.

    no mas IH so.... that's a tough call. buying a bike you can't get anymore.

    we used to sell IH, pretty good stuff. The Sunday was only model l really like, the rest weren't bad for the price point. also on Facebook
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    Bike condition aside, stinky sucks performance wise. iron horse is better. Durability and maintenance wise, the Stinky is more reliable. hth

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