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Discussion in '3rd Gen. Tacomas (2016+)' started by ccallen, Aug 10, 2016.

  1. Sep 13, 2018 at 6:23 AM
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    honda50r

    honda50r Don't say 'Overland'

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    Definitely. I got lucky with the previous owner simply buying a new frame and wanting rid of the old one. It does have some pad rub and cable rub but I got a new rear triangle from Evil for $400. Good as new now

    I like buying-selling stuff though
     
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  2. Sep 13, 2018 at 6:46 AM
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    Sounds pretty mint man, cable rub comes with the territory unless its never been ridden.
     
  3. Sep 13, 2018 at 7:59 AM
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    Not that I could actually swing it, but what size frame?

    An evil or a yeti would be the only rides that could sway me off my Stache. I love that bike.
     
  4. Sep 13, 2018 at 8:00 AM
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    honda50r

    honda50r Don't say 'Overland'

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    Medium frame size.
     
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  5. Sep 13, 2018 at 8:56 AM
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  6. Sep 13, 2018 at 8:59 AM
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    A following or an sb130 are pretty much my dream bikes.

    There are probably other bikes in that segment, but those two are what Im currently lusting after.
     
  7. Sep 13, 2018 at 10:30 AM
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    honda50r

    honda50r Don't say 'Overland'

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    I can hook you up! Shoot me an offer!
     
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  8. Sep 13, 2018 at 10:55 AM
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    Any Yeti sb5.5 owners jumping ship & getting sb130/150's? If I can sell my 5.5 for a decent price I may go ahead & make the change.
     
  9. Sep 13, 2018 at 11:04 AM
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    Whats the difference in the sb130 from the 5.5?
     
  10. Sep 13, 2018 at 11:34 AM
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    Man I wish!! I honestly couldn’t make you an offer that’d be worth it for you. I have a second kid due any day now so I’m cash poor.

    Being 5’7” I kinda fall inbetween sizing for a lot of bikes. Some bikes I prefer a S frame, others I feel more at home on the M. I’ve never had the opportunity to through a leg over an Evil or a Yeti so I don’t even know which size would be ideal for me.

    Best of luck with the flip though. It’s a beaut!
     
  11. Sep 13, 2018 at 11:55 AM
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    Gunshot-6A Seldom Correct; Never Unsure.

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    2 letters and 124.5 units? :rofl:
     
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  12. Sep 13, 2018 at 12:27 PM
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    A lot LOL. New geometry, can hold a water bottle inside triangle & lifetime warranty on frame to name a few. I am more interested in the new geo as longer reach & steeper seat angle.
     
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  13. Sep 14, 2018 at 4:47 AM
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    Oh ok that is a solid change up. What made them decide to offer a lifetime warranty?
     
  14. Sep 14, 2018 at 5:09 AM
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    In case anyone is interested, my wife is selling her '17 Troy. She rode the Marshall I just built, and now wants that... Since I like building bikes, I'm good with it.
    Her Troy is seriously like new, she barely rode it. Kitted out carbon frame, bars, cranks, wheels, full XT build. And she's a pretty timid rider, which is why the shorter travel plus-tired Marshall works better for her.
    https://www.pinkbike.com/buysell/2432507/

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  15. Sep 14, 2018 at 5:24 AM
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    FINALLY on a “trail” bike and MAN am I loving it. Been riding a slammed, raced out Superfly for about 4 yrs and I no longer care about speed. I just want slack & fun and grip. Had about $4200 into this superfly. Sold it to a buddy for $1k and bought this Stache 7 for $1k from another buddy. Just put a 150mm dropper on it & ive never had so much fun in my life. The Trek Stache with a dropper is just TOO much fun.

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    Question for the group... does anyone have the Bakflip MX4 and use the front rails to mount their bike with a rocky mount or something like that? I know there is still a narrow piece of cover laying flat, curious if it blocks the use of the front rail.
     
  17. Sep 14, 2018 at 6:52 AM
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    probably because companies like santa cruz do. i almost bought a yeti before i got my bronson. one of the huge factors was that the bronson had a lifetime frame warranty and the yeti only had 5 years.
     
  18. Sep 14, 2018 at 7:16 AM
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    Winter Park has some great trails.
     
  19. Sep 14, 2018 at 7:16 AM
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    I couldn’t agree more about the Stache. I have the same power purple 7 and love it :thumbsup:

    What dropper did you get? I’d love to add one, but have done zero research to see what works for that bike.
     
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  20. Sep 14, 2018 at 4:32 PM
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    Bontrager line dropper with the 150mm drop for my L framed bike (I’m about 5:11)

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