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    Is the Following MB easy to manual / wheelie ?

    I know it has short chain stays, but being a 29er is it easy to manual / wheelie when needed ? Is there a noticeable difference in effort from the Following MB vs. the Calling ?

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    I didn't ride the Calling but I can manual and wheelie The Following like all my other bikes, its all about the technique. It manuals pretty well. It does require higher speed and more initial pull than say a dirt jumper to manual.
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    Thanks for your input we78. I noticed a significant difference from the 26er I had been riding to the 27.5+ bike I have now. But I suppose it is just a matter of practice with any bike before it becomes second nature.

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    How long do you want to hold your manual?

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    @DriverB; Mostly I just need it long enough and dependable enough to get the front wheel up and over obstacles. I have never been able to put enough practice time to find that perfect balance point to sustain a long manual.

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