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Forum: OTLounge 10-19-2014, 02:56 AM
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Posted By cooldaddy
This is not true. It depends on what kind of...

This is not true. It depends on what kind of mountain bikes you're looking at, their purpose, their target riders. Way overgeneralized it basically comes down to shorter travel XC bikes favoring 29"...
Forum: OTLounge 09-08-2014, 04:51 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5563/15156781566_75...

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5563/15156781566_759b13aae5_o.jpg
Forum: OTLounge 07-15-2014, 06:54 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
belt drive is a great idea, it's even used on...

belt drive is a great idea, it's even used on some single-speed mountain bikes; Spot brand is local here in Colorado and they use it on some of their bikes.

If it uses the latest Gates belt...
Forum: OTLounge 06-02-2014, 05:11 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
Yup, they love going on a ride. Mine is properly...

Yup, they love going on a ride. Mine is properly disappointed when I don't load him in the car with the bike and gear, unless he's still tired from the last ride. He can't go on most of my rides...
Forum: OTLounge 06-02-2014, 04:18 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
yesterday ...

yesterday

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5544/14350121743_3b794d044a_o.jpg
Forum: OTLounge 06-02-2014, 03:47 AM
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Posted By cooldaddy
I've been called a dick a few times but 'jerky',...

I've been called a dick a few times but 'jerky', that's new. Sorry for being 'jerky'. I don't think your bike is cute, I think hanging on to older generation bikes and not seeing any differences with...
Forum: OTLounge 05-26-2014, 06:37 AM
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Posted By cooldaddy
sorry guys, not making fun of your vintages...

sorry guys, not making fun of your vintages bikes, but even some upgrades don't make for much of an improvement. As cool as Klein's are (although I've never been a fan of them) they are relics of 10+...
Forum: OTLounge 05-25-2014, 05:34 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3699/14261077365_04...

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3699/14261077365_041c96559f_o.jpg
Forum: OTLounge 05-18-2014, 02:28 AM
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Posted By cooldaddy
Leave the old bike the old bike. I wouldn't...

Leave the old bike the old bike. I wouldn't bother with upgrading it, always difficult to make new modern parts fit and work properly on an old bike.

And many cheaper new bikes are better than the...
Forum: OTLounge 05-08-2014, 02:44 AM
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Posted By cooldaddy
https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5559/13947387279_87...

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5559/13947387279_873fbd1a5d_o.jpg
Forum: OTLounge 05-04-2014, 02:14 AM
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Posted By cooldaddy
The older style 26" Fox 36 allows for a Maxis...

The older style 26" Fox 36 allows for a Maxis Minion DHF 2.3 but clearance is tight.
My frame was designed for 26" and 650b using different drop-outs but I'm actually still using the 26" dropouts...
Forum: OTLounge 05-02-2014, 04:52 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
mine, just converted from 26" wheels to the...

mine, just converted from 26" wheels to the in-between-size 650b (also called 27.5" but it's more like 27") wheels.

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7191/13898803649_1370615268_o.jpg
Forum: OTLounge 05-14-2013, 04:18 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
nice!

nice!
Forum: OTLounge 05-11-2013, 05:43 AM
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Posted By cooldaddy
very impressive riding in this video :tu: ...

very impressive riding in this video :tu:

http://www.vitalmtb.com/videos/member/Must-Watch-Chris-Akrigg-Five,20834/bturman,109
Forum: OTLounge 04-15-2013, 06:30 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
Yeah but those turns are awkward for sure. I can...

Yeah but those turns are awkward for sure. I can say that because as a (former) trail builder I have made similar mistakes...
Forum: OTLounge 04-15-2013, 03:46 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
nice ride!!

nice ride!!
Forum: OTLounge 04-08-2013, 06:42 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
yeah I'm familiar with Niners. Not really a fan...

yeah I'm familiar with Niners. Not really a fan of the bikes or them telling me what I already know :P
Forum: OTLounge 04-08-2013, 04:30 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
looks like he didn't like the quirky Pedal Damn...

looks like he didn't like the quirky Pedal Damn It decal haha
Forum: OTLounge 03-25-2013, 03:29 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
what's not to love about Colorado... so glad I...

what's not to love about Colorado... so glad I moved here!

http://www.pinkbike.com/news/Peak-Season-Fall-in-Colorado-video-yeti-2013.html
Forum: OTLounge 03-23-2013, 03:06 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
Lol I'm shoveling snow again too. So done with...

Lol I'm shoveling snow again too. So done with winter although I can't really complain about it compared to you out east I think
Forum: OTLounge 03-20-2013, 09:12 PM
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Posted By cooldaddy
Thanks guys. Hoping to go for another ride...

Thanks guys. Hoping to go for another ride tomorrow before we get another half a foot of snow :mad:
Forum: OTLounge 03-20-2013, 03:26 AM
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Posted By cooldaddy
thanks! oreo, it's somewhere between VPP and...

thanks!

oreo, it's somewhere between VPP and DW. This second version of this bike (Banshee Spitfire V2) does pedal really well, much better in granny than the first version. Only done 2 rides on...
Forum: OTLounge 03-20-2013, 02:32 AM
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Posted By cooldaddy
new bike in its elements. so glad spring is here....

new bike in its elements. so glad spring is here.

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8372/8573710142_93bfd76a1f_o.jpg
Forum: OTLounge 02-06-2013, 04:20 PM
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Views: 53,652
Posted By cooldaddy
Hope. Yum.

Hope. Yum.
Forum: OTLounge 01-22-2013, 03:42 PM
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Views: 53,652
Posted By cooldaddy
Dang http://vimeo.com/santacruzbikes/blurtr

Dang

http://vimeo.com/santacruzbikes/blurtr
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