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PostPosted: Sun May 01, 2011 10:50 am 
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scott g-zero team not sure of the year build will be
forks manitou mars
brakes avid 5s
wheels xt hubs laced to mavic 217s
gears for now stx 8 sp shifters deore rear mech lx front
stem titec 120mm bike hut baRS
basiclly a mish mash of parts but if i like it i will stick some nice bits on it
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PostPosted: Sun May 01, 2011 7:24 pm 
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I had one of these, i would look into changing the shock on it to an air one and i found them very boingy


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PostPosted: Sun May 01, 2011 10:30 pm 
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Scarfacexxx08 wrote:
I had one of these, i would look into changing the shock on it to an air one and i found them very boingy


Iirc, the i2i is an odd size, a 155mm?


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PostPosted: Mon May 02, 2011 7:04 pm 
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hi
defo 155mm the question is what would happen if i went up tp a 165mm shock or should i shim a 165mm shock down to 155mm?
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PostPosted: Mon May 02, 2011 7:19 pm 
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Well i'm sure i've seen these with rockshox sid shocks on them and i'm pretty sure they were 165


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PostPosted: Mon May 02, 2011 10:56 pm 
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surely if set up right - sag, it shouldnt matter
if not set correct, will be a littl ehigher to get on - 10mm :lol:

go for it
ive always wanted a g zero, my mate had a black and yellow carbon? one


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PostPosted: Tue May 03, 2011 12:33 pm 
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hi cyfa
hows your gub head set holding up might order one soon bought a fsr frame yesturday.
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PostPosted: Tue May 03, 2011 1:18 pm 
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while not in use recently, its awesome as hell 8) smoooth and good looking
got some other gub -gubbins coming 8)
jockey wheel held up ultra well (not in use currently again), and getting some brake pivot plugs soon

get it! let me know if you need the 10% discount code
that will be an external one you need right? they look pretty good too
look at the weight :shock: ( :lol: )
http://www.allez-bid.com/store/Headsets/GUB_PRO_Threadless_Headset_1_1_8_inch_5_colors


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 Post subject: added a bit of paint
PostPosted: Tue May 24, 2011 8:15 pm 
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hi chaps
as most of you know the g-zero and fx are prone for cracking on the shock mount so i,ve beefed the welds up in the corners and gave it a lick of paint (powder) dark metalic blue but left th swingarm. build might be changing a bit
98 deore lx group set
manitou mars elites
easton mag 60 stem + easton bars
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rear shock manitou s-type or sid xc
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 02, 2011 6:20 pm 
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hi peeps
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only problem im having is the front mech is fouling on the swingarm
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