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PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2007 9:13 pm 
B.o.T.Y. Winner / Gold Trader
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V-nice rame :arrow:

http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-1751-2978-71/1?AID=5463217&PID=1835129&mpre=http%3A%2F%2Fcgi.ebay.com%2FMcMahon-Racing-Titanium-Frame-Shaka-Fork-21-NR_W0QQitemZ160109347501QQihZ006QQcategoryZ98083QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem

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PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2007 10:02 pm 
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Lovely...don't they require special brakes though? Don't think V's work...could be wrong... :?


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2007 10:04 pm 
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Might be worth searching the MTBR forums for McMahon - let's just say they didn't have the best R&D in the world...


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PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2007 11:50 pm 
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Simon wrote:
Might be worth searching the MTBR forums for McMahon - let's just say they didn't have the best R&D in the world...


I broke some MRC ti bars :(
fairly certain my mate curly has some MRC ti barends on his yo eddy.


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2007 8:00 am 
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She's a bigun :!:

Any truth in the comment that the forks are

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The McMahon Shaka fork is a lightened and tricked out version of the Manitou 3.


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2007 10:02 am 
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Very nice - the size will keep the price down too. (No, I'm not bidding - got something better coming!)


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2007 10:13 am 
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Got a pair of similar forks with the aftermarket air internals - have all the old bits too - elastomers etc - seem pretty similar to Manitou (long allen key etc)


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2007 3:44 pm 
B.o.T.Y. Winner / Gold Trader
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Rich wrote:
Lovely...don't they require special brakes though? Don't think V's work...could be wrong... :?


Prob be a later version after the 'U-Brake' phase when they started making some alternative stoppers :arrow:

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