Post Your Ride

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby TDC » Tue Jul 08, 2014 2:22 pm

jbchybridrider wrote:
Pix or it didn't happen :mrgreen:



Noooooooo!!! it was only a dream..seemed so real!

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby dodgiebros » Sun Oct 19, 2014 4:14 pm

I hadn't ridden a mountain bike for over 10 years. Bought myself a Scott Scale 740.... for starters ;-)
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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby singlespeedscott » Mon Oct 20, 2014 1:38 pm

A nice come back ride :shock:
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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby cancan64 » Mon Oct 20, 2014 6:22 pm

You wouldn't want someone to go past and the bike fall over
“Some say he isn’t machine washable, and all his potted plants are called ‘Steve’.

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Post Your Ride

Postby dodgiebros » Mon Oct 20, 2014 8:28 pm

Thanks and lol :D

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby petie » Mon Oct 20, 2014 11:39 pm

My latest acquisition
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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby singlespeedscott » Tue Oct 21, 2014 7:12 am

Nice to see a Ventana. One day I'll get my El Comandante repaired.
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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby murcyMTB » Tue Oct 21, 2014 1:13 pm

I smashed my Carbon Merida (low clearance oops) which opened the door (and insurance cash) to the bike i'm riding now - Pivot Mach4 26". love it - handles like a dream. took a while to get used to the weight difference from the Carbon but it rips. Carbon Bars - XTR Rims - Brakes. XO Clutch rear Mech 1 x 10 Wolftooth setup. Good fun but certainly not easy to keep up with the big wheel guys..

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby BrisVegas » Tue Oct 28, 2014 9:47 pm

dodgiebros wrote:I hadn't ridden a mountain bike for over 10 years. Bought myself a Scott Scale 740.... for starters ;-)
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nice one!
Litespeed Tuscany Ti, Trek Superfly AL 29er, Trek 8000 rigid MTB

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby BrisVegas » Tue Oct 28, 2014 9:54 pm

Picked up a used 2012 Trek Superfly AL 29er hardtail. It's my second MTB in 16 years! First bike was a Trek 8000 I bought in 1998. This is it's spiritual successor.

Can't wait to try out some beginner tracks and do some dirt roads with my kids.

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Litespeed Tuscany Ti, Trek Superfly AL 29er, Trek 8000 rigid MTB

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby petie » Thu Oct 30, 2014 10:37 pm

singlespeedscott wrote:Nice to see a Ventana. One day I'll get my El Comandante repaired.

Thanks, just kinda feel in to this and I am so glad I did. Rides like a dream and I still haven't got it set up properly!

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby dodgiebros » Wed Nov 05, 2014 12:57 pm

BrisVegas wrote:Picked up a used 2012 Trek Superfly AL 29er hardtail. It's my second MTB in 16 years! First bike was a Trek 8000 I bought in 1998. This is it's spiritual successor.

Can't wait to try out some beginner tracks and do some dirt roads with my kids.

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Nice one! Mtb's have changed over the years, my '97 ParkPre Pro Image was an awesome bike back then until some low life stole it. I'm still not sure about the handling of the 27.5 compared to 26, seems harder to throw around quickly. Glad I didn't get a 29er. But I am loving disc brakes!!

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby BrisVegas » Wed Nov 05, 2014 8:49 pm

Early days still, but i love the ride of the 29er. I feel a bit like Batman on the Rumbler bike, serenely crushing the bumps and ruts on the track.
Litespeed Tuscany Ti, Trek Superfly AL 29er, Trek 8000 rigid MTB

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby poohkies » Tue Nov 11, 2014 5:33 am

Removed 2.5 front and 2.3 rear for a bit more road riding till my roadie is fixed was totally different down side is she's tops me out at 40 - 45

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Post Your Ride

Postby corey90 » Tue Nov 11, 2014 6:46 am

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My 2014 lapierre zesty AM

I love this thing!!!!

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby Phil » Wed Nov 12, 2014 3:56 pm

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Had this a little while, but have got it tuned in to how I like it.

Just doing some commute testing before the weekend.

X01 on three bikes makes life very easy.
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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby tomee » Thu Nov 13, 2014 12:21 pm

mine as it is now
2014 Anthem
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jbchybridrider
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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby jbchybridrider » Wed Nov 19, 2014 12:32 am

Fresh from the box...

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby magilla0_2 » Mon Dec 01, 2014 2:28 pm

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Built but not yet ridden in anger.
Mt Buller this weekend for the Epic trail opening.........braaaaaap

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby Jean » Wed Dec 03, 2014 11:45 am

jbchybridrider wrote:Fresh from the box...

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Chinese carbon? If so I'll be interested to see how you find it.

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby alrsv1 » Fri Dec 05, 2014 12:54 pm

Is it from the ICAN factory? or other?

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jbchybridrider
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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby jbchybridrider » Sat Dec 06, 2014 3:36 pm

Jean wrote:
jbchybridrider wrote:Fresh from the box...


Chinese carbon? If so I'll be interested to see how you find it.


Yes, my second china frame after my cheap hard tail broke. This one's quality looks first class and my first FS. I need a few thing to finish it and not in a great hurry.

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby jbchybridrider » Sat Dec 06, 2014 3:39 pm

alrsv1 wrote:Is it from the ICAN factory? or other?



Carbonal Titan. I had to wait 3 months for the redesign to be finished and just now it's listed on there site. Really happy with the quality.

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby kand » Thu Dec 11, 2014 7:29 pm

petie wrote:My latest acquisition
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How does it ride? If this is the bike from Geelong I was super interested in it but live in Sydney :(

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Re: Post Your Ride

Postby petie » Thu Dec 11, 2014 7:37 pm

kand wrote:
petie wrote:My latest acquisition
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How does it ride? If this is the bike from Geelong I was super interested in it but live in Sydney :(

Yep, Rohan and I did a bit of a swapsie.

Rides amazing, coming off a 100mm xc bike it just eats stuff up. Haven't gone super gnarly yet but it's amazing. I did opt for the more xc oriented suspension rather than burlier AM gear. Will give you a ride when I'm up in Sydney if you're keen?

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