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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:59 pm 
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Bargain! Good job it’s too small for me.


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 09, 2020 11:18 pm 
GOLD | PoTM | Rider | rBOTM
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Location: Northest North Yorkshire. whippet real good...
400mm post incoming. Looks like I’m playing with it for a bit. :)


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 10, 2020 12:01 am 
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The History Man wrote:
400mm post incoming. Looks like I’m playing with it for a bit. :)


And I was just about to offer one..... can we get some photos of you on it? :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:34 pm 
GOLD | PoTM | Rider | rBOTM
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It’s quite light being so small! Interesting setup.


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:40 pm 
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I bet you can pop a good wheelie with that saddle positioned over the rear axle...


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:13 pm 
GOLD | PoTM | Rider | rBOTM
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Must take the reflectors off. :facepalm:


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:14 pm 
GOLD | PoTM | Rider | rBOTM
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Can’t believe it was about 400 quid new.


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:05 pm 
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Built but then sensibly dimantled an even dafter spesh mtb. I , as THM can vouch, am very tall but I built a parts bin special Hardrock using a 13" frame, 140mm travel forks and a 550mm seatpost. Even more remarkable it actually worked handling like a 90's xc bike as its size required a long stem.
Mindful of how stupid it and me on it looked I took it apart but was good fun.


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:08 pm 
GOLD | PoTM | Rider | rBOTM
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I remember another rockhopper we shared one year.............


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:33 pm 
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Ah the bike riders liked to take closer looks at and worship with one missing the front tyre


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