Re: Bike Set Up.

Postby Grumpyoldman on Tue 24/Nov/09 2:43pm

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Re: Bike Set Up.

Postby danose on Tue 24/Nov/09 2:48pm

Nick_K wrote:Ive owned both anthems and would a pick a hardtail anyday.


I'll see your hardtail and raise you a pair of rigid forks, a crazy steep head angle and a -25 degree track stem :p
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Re: Bike Set Up.

Postby UK_Exile on Tue 24/Nov/09 4:13pm

Hardtail it not me. 40yrs young and like to pedal fast but not trash body too much, hence XC type full suss bike.
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Re: Bike Set Up.

Postby danose on Tue 24/Nov/09 9:32pm

UK_Exile wrote:Hardtail it not me. 40yrs young and like to pedal fast but not trash body too much, hence XC type full suss bike.


no excuses - I'm older than that! :p

I'm off to rub voltaren into my aching wrists and knees now :(
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Re: Bike Set Up.

Postby UK_Exile on Wed 25/Nov/09 8:09am

brain, not pain !
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Re: Bike Set Up.

Postby notanotherhill on Thu 26/Nov/09 4:09pm

I was talking about the 15 QR it make a lot of difference, But tight single track is still a bitch on a anthem
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Re: Bike Set Up.

Postby Nick_K on Thu 26/Nov/09 5:29pm

notanotherhill wrote:I was talking about the 15 QR it make a lot of difference, But tight single track is still a bitch on a anthem


No its not, I suggest its the rider.
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Re: Bike Set Up.

Postby notanotherhill on Thu 26/Nov/09 5:37pm

Dam it, I knew it was me :blink:

If i blame the gear i feel better :p
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Re: Bike Set Up.

Postby notanotherhill on Thu 26/Nov/09 5:40pm

danose wrote:
UK_Exile wrote:Hardtail it not me. 40yrs young and like to pedal fast but not trash body too much, hence XC type full suss bike.


no excuses - I'm older than that! :p

I'm off to rub voltaren into my aching wrists and knees now :(


After a ride up rapaki on wed night i was reaching for the alovera gell from the sun burn, Then the valtaren and anything else i could find to bring calm to my old legs.
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