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PostPosted: Fri Dec 07, 2007 5:56 pm 
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Yeh dead on AmeyBrook.

I agree - the suspension action is actually very very good - at least a few(ish) inches there (!) but it still works - no play in system either and feels dead solid. Right on.


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 Post subject: Re: One in the hand...
PostPosted: Fri Dec 07, 2007 5:58 pm 
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mrkawasaki wrote:
Best not bring that delicate looking thing to the Peaks, eh?!
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I was thinking the exact same thing! Wouldn't mind trying it out?

Jez - sorry mate, those wheels were bought for the Roberts so in use for the foreseeable future.


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 Post subject: Peaking too soon....
PostPosted: Fri Dec 07, 2007 6:02 pm 
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An open invitation to ride down Jacobs Ladder it is then...!

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Ok! Lets go...!


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There's a retro DH race happening in Somerset in July next year. Maybe a meet for all the retro FS owners?


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Now that would be funny!

This bike BTW was meant as a XC full susser tho...


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MadCowKev wrote:
There's a retro DH race happening in Somerset in July next year. Maybe a meet for all the retro FS owners?


That would be a great sight.. Lock it in? The RBDH Team 8)


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 07, 2007 6:19 pm 
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Kool - finally a reason to attach my NOS '97 DHO's to something! 8)

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MadCowKev wrote:
There's a retro DH race happening in Somerset in July next year. Maybe a meet for all the retro FS owners?


I'd be up for that - be a right (and prob painful) laugh! :lol:


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As long as the jumps on it aren't like the mountains they jump over today!

Build looking cool Jez, just seen some black grafton levers on the bay that would look good on this :wink:


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