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PostPosted: Sun Mar 15, 2009 8:05 pm 
Retro Guru
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i am looking at buying an m4 frs s works frame off pinkbike...

i've read a few reviews that they are not for the bigger guy (which is definitely me) and can be a bit fragile.....i dont want it for anything tough just v light xc and canal towpath work

just wondered if you have any comments?


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 15, 2009 8:14 pm 
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I have one and i'm 17 stone and 6ft 2 I got it new in 2000 no problems at all. However it couldn't withstand an e-class being reversed over its rear triangle :(


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 16, 2009 4:14 am 
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Location: Waterloo, ON, Canada
I knew a guy who cracked a rocker plate on his '02-03 FSR XC. (I think it was the S-Works M4 one - it was yellow?) Mind you, he rode aggressively and rode a ton.


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