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      03-28-2007, 11:22 AM   #45
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What about building your own bike? Anybody do that...?
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      03-30-2007, 01:06 AM   #46
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Very nice bike classic Campy Record grouppo, I just got a brand new Cannondale System Six with the same grouppo.
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      04-14-2007, 07:58 PM   #47
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This is mine . mostly i ride it on the road . only 8,3 kg of weight :-P

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      04-15-2007, 03:58 AM   #48
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Jongie, cool custom bike!

But man, you've got to be very short!
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even u were 2 meter tall , there would always be someone that is taller than u ;-)
and ... short but as fast as bruce lee :-D
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      04-15-2007, 08:00 PM   #50
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This is mine . mostly i ride it on the road . only 8,3 kg of weight :-P

sweet hardtail- are those kooka cranks? i like the rasta anodized look, very trick. I've got a stable of 4 now, mostly ride the ellsworth truth and santa cruz bulllt. heres a picture of me on mt tamalpais in Marin...really sweet singletrack there, very different from LA...

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Back in the prime....Love to ride, mostly DH racing. Raced alot between 2004-2006 and I started a new job and no more. I think biking was almost as expensive as trying to keep up with the jones' on my new 335i. I miss that ole Foes DHS Mono. Best bike ever owened.
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      04-16-2007, 04:57 AM   #52
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Nightops and two piece , very interesting pic's .
mountainbiking is one of the most exciting and beautiful sports in the mother nature .
i used to enjoy the single tracks cuz i was a climber but downhilling is also fun if u've got a good fullsuspension as Two Piece has . the Foes bikes are always red ,right ? btw i love Rock Shox forks !
yes Nightops . those are the kooka rasta cranks . oldschool huh ? ain't no any other cranks are as beautiful as kooka's this one . light weight and not available anymore , an collector's item . they are for sale btw :-)
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Nice bike! Looks like my Moment??? That is a Truth bike??

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      04-16-2007, 12:58 PM   #54
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Nice bike! Looks like my Moment??? That is a Truth bike??

thanks! its a Truth in fact. pretty much the same bike except your Moment has got more travel- I've had it since 2000 and it works as well as when I first built it! One of the best allround xcountry, singletrack weapons out there ...so your in playa huh? i'm in Culver city/border Marina del Rey. Where do you usually ride? Here are pix of my other rides, A Santa Cruz Vp-free which i use for shuttle rides (Big Bear when it was open, Mammoth) and the venerable Bullit which i use for light duty freeride and jumping! The last picture is me at Kenter taking a small double with the bullit:rocks:



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Yeah...I'm in playa.

Well...sad to say, have not used the Moment in a long time. I have currently switched to road riding. Maybe later in the year, once the weather changes a bit...will try the mountains again.

Here is an example what my other bike looks like....I don't have an exact pic here at my work computer, but you get the idea.

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Planning to get a hardtail MTB soon, but for now I ride one of these:
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      04-16-2007, 01:53 PM   #57
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wow- is that all carbon fiber? looks really light- the complete opposite of the freeride bike...you;re a brave soul to be road riding in LA, i find the mtns to be much safer, nobody in a SUV talking on their cellphone to mess with me : )
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looking to get this next month possibly.
its a specialized enduro SL comp FSR. $2800.
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      04-16-2007, 02:01 PM   #59
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Specialized makes great bikes- i'm sure youll have a blast with that enduro. interesting that they're also adapting the swoopy look that santa cruz is doing now too..not a big fan of that, but it's the ride that counts.
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      04-17-2007, 04:28 AM   #60
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Awesome bikes, guys!

Keep it coming!

Nightops, thats some heavy machinery you got there!

I wouldn't dare to jump that 'small' double though...
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      04-17-2007, 05:14 AM   #61
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Not mine - the frame is the same though. Old school!!
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yeah sure that's a good shot of the jumping action of nightops. that fork looks like the Cannondale Moto of the 90's ,right ?
also a nice roadbike , that Felt . what components are those on ur Felt , mjh93sa ? and the weight of ur bike ? :-)
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      04-17-2007, 07:45 AM   #63
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Oh my god , the KLEIN !!! still it's one of the most exotic bike's around .
its frame design is unique . in my opinio this frame is the Lamborghini Countach of all crosscountry bikes :-p

Btw what about these 2 top of the line fully's of Specialized for crosscountry purpose ?




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I ride a turner burner that I built up myself, no Shimano parts on it. I used to work as a bike shop wrench in high school so I like working on my bike as much as riding it
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Btw what about these 2 top of the line fully's of Specialized for crosscountry purpose ?




Damn, those are sexy!

Weight about 9-10 kgs, I guess.
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heres my baby:

i don't get to rid much anymore, i just don't have time, hopfuly this summer i can get back up to mountain creek.

me in action:
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