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PostPosted: Sat Nov 27, 2010 2:51 pm 
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looks wrong....like its hit a wall at 50mph :shock:


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 27, 2010 5:23 pm 
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Good Lord that looks bonkers in a non entertaining way.


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 27, 2010 5:47 pm 
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is that a clown bike?


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 27, 2010 5:51 pm 
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lewis1641 wrote:
is that a clown bike?
Doubt it, their shoes would get caught in the front wheel :lol:


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 27, 2010 5:58 pm 
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just re looked at it....the reason its sooo steep is that the rear shock is far too long...it looks like a 222x70 and instead it should be something like 190x50....not even the monstrous shivers can make it slack and those forks are huuuge


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Amberwall huge front tyre too 8) 8)

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For vertical decent and not really downhill that :wink: :lol:


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 27, 2010 8:31 pm 
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Nice set of Super monsters would stand that right :wink:


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Should read I thought I'd built the ultimate downhill bike but it rides S*** and I now need to palm it off on to some other poor sucker :lol: .

Carl.


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