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Discussion in 'Sports, Hobbies & Interests' started by Gunshot-6A, Aug 10, 2016.

  1. Mar 19, 2021 at 9:03 AM
    whitedlite

    whitedlite Well-Known Member

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    Man if it keeps like it is we taking the enduro on the road.
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  2. Mar 19, 2021 at 9:31 AM
    ginseng27

    ginseng27 who knows?

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    not enough.
    Yeah, I was there yesterday. it was riding SOOOO good. no stream, no ruts. hero dirt.
     
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  3. Mar 19, 2021 at 9:31 AM
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    Hopefully errybody picked up their Blue Ray copy of RAD :D

    I'm mindboggled at the quality of the remastering. Every hair, spoke, chain, shoelace, ultra sharp. I still remember the day I went to the theatre to see it in 1986.

    And Lori looking amazing in 4K instead of prison orange :p

    I kind of wish they wouldn't haven't altered the cover art.

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  4. Mar 19, 2021 at 9:52 AM
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    str8edgMTBMXer Well-Known Member

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    oohh...I gotta get that
     
  5. Mar 19, 2021 at 10:21 AM
    bassmusic

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    Amazon homie, it'll show up in about a day or 2.
     
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  6. Mar 19, 2021 at 10:30 AM
    whitedlite

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    " Mob / Syndicate / Brigade / Collective / Union...
    Are these race teams or crime organizations?"

    Gotta be edgy ya know with them team names.
     
  7. Mar 19, 2021 at 11:06 AM
    ginseng27

    ginseng27 who knows?

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    not enough.
    let's create our own? The TW Cartel? The TW Conglomerate? The TW Federation?
     
  8. Mar 19, 2021 at 12:35 PM
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    Highline is legit...I didn’t even want to attempt some of that double black stuff because I was too chicken.

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  9. Mar 19, 2021 at 12:43 PM
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    Wuss
     
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  10. Mar 19, 2021 at 12:44 PM
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    What did the double black stuff look like? Massive drops? Gnarly rock gardens? A double?
     
  11. Mar 19, 2021 at 12:47 PM
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    Alright, finally thinking about buying a mechanic stand. For you guys that have experience or have been around multiple brands.

    Which do you prefer?
    I would buy Park Tool, but I think they import the bike stand anyways so I’m willing to pay more for USA manufactured if reasonable.
     
  12. Mar 19, 2021 at 12:49 PM
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    I have this one, I like it a lot. Don’t thinks it’s USA though.

    Bikehand Bike Repair Stand (Max 55 lbs) - Home Portable Bicycle Mechanics Workstand - for Mountain Bikes and Road Bikes Maintenance https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00D9B7OKQ/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_glt_fabc_W8QSM3Z3J9GQS9RRJ1WS?_encoding=UTF8
     
  13. Mar 19, 2021 at 12:52 PM
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    I got a pro g3 from performance before they shut down. Collapses and is pretty portable. I like the ones that have a twist to tighten around the post or whatever rather than the ones that clamp shut. Discontinued but other brands make similar ones
    https://www.performancebike.com/spin-doctor-pro-g3-repair-stand-tw002pf/p896260
     
  14. Mar 19, 2021 at 12:53 PM
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    I normally think ratings are sandbagged a little to keep beginners out, however, that is not the case on this trail. I thought at first it was just due to the exposure level but then you get to the backside where it drops down things get serious. I would say lots of rock gardens into semi big drops but it all feels off camber which just crushes my confidence. Plus you have to link up several of these sections to make it out because you won’t be able to stop once you start. Sorry for the lack of photos of the gnar. I was too busy trying to get down...by foot.
     
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  15. Mar 19, 2021 at 1:17 PM
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    Guilty

    There were not enough leaves on the ground :D
     
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  16. Mar 19, 2021 at 1:23 PM
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    If I can't pay a little more to support non importing companies I'll just go the Amazon route for sure.
     
  17. Mar 19, 2021 at 1:32 PM
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    Can confirm... Steep, technical, exposed at times, and other parts the most fun, flowy trail I've ever ridden. Absolutely LOVE this trail

    Picture from the top with some ridiculous mustaches:
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    Fun fact: this picture was taken about 15 minutes before I was forced to sit in a prickly pear cactus and ditch my pants because of some hikers
    (and a poor line choice but mostly hikers)
     
  18. Mar 19, 2021 at 1:42 PM
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    I have a Feedback sports from REI, I like it. It holds up to 75lbs has a tri leg configuration for good balance, it collapses like a camera tripod and stows decently or transports well. Quality is there. https://www.rei.com/product/752335/...LNjfJnf0NTcIrritNfgaAk1BEALw_wcB&gclsrc=aw.ds
     
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  19. Mar 19, 2021 at 2:00 PM
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    I have the Bikehand as well. The clamps tend to slip with heavier bikes, but its not bad.

    I strongly reccommend Feedback Sports.

    https://www.rei.com/product/752335/feedback-sports-sport-mechanic-repair-stand

    I got this for my Dad this Christmas. Better than my Bikehand and my buddies Park Tool PCS 9.2 in every way. The Feedback has much more stability with the three legs, and all the clamps are higher quality. Collapses to around the same size as the Bikehand. They also support cool people like Syd and Macky, which earns brownie points in my book.
     
  20. Mar 19, 2021 at 2:04 PM
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    Mostly Stock for now, 265 75 16 Falken AT3W, Tinted fronts...
    I’ve got this feedback sports stand as well. I’ve had it for like 2 or 3 years and it’s still good as new. Idk if it’s made in the US but it’s a US company. If you’re an REI member the coupon just came out today.
     

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