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 Post subject: 1999 Gary Fisher Big Sur
PostPosted: Sun Nov 07, 2010 12:08 am 
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I'm thinking of buying one:

http://www.bikepedia.com/quickbike/Bike ... &Type=bike

Anybody had one / ridden one? Any good?

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I have a 2005 one in deep purple. Amazing frame, carbon rear triangle, superb ride if you like the Genesis geometry, I find it similar to the Rocky Mountain Vertex/Thin Airs I used to ride.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 07, 2011 2:03 pm 
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that'll be similar to my X-caliber. geometry in non standard but I like it,

it is of same era as my x-c so most likely will have mount for disc brake on the chain stay. means you are limited to a very rare avid or else you can fit front magura marta caliper like what I did - you need either to make braket like I did or buy A2Z one (like mine except I was not aware they exisited untili I made mine).

check my posts on here about the bracket.


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