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PostPosted: Wed Dec 05, 2012 11:54 am 
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SmokyDave wrote:
wynne wrote:
Nice. Just looked at this.
A mate of mine has an old bright green Avalanche that he uses for jumping. Seems fairly bomb proof.

They might be bombproof, but they sure as hell aren't DaveProof:
That was an Avalanche. '98, I believe.


Ouch!. I hope the rider came off better than the ride! :).


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SmokyDave wrote:
wynne wrote:
Nice. Just looked at this.
A mate of mine has an old bright green Avalanche that he uses for jumping. Seems fairly bomb proof.

They might be bombproof, but they sure as hell aren't DaveProof:

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That was an Avalanche. '98, I believe.


Oh my..... Looks like i've made the right choice then..


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:12 pm 
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So I decided to have another crack at this build. This time using a Ruckus and with one goal in mind....riding it at the Steve Peat Steel City DH race on May 5th here’s a few pictures of the build so far...


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 16, 2018 12:34 pm 
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what happened to the slalom fork? !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:29 pm 
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patersondj wrote:
what happened to the slalom fork? !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



Cracked at the bolt through :( Sold them to a guy in Germany to put on his wall! :)


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