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pepsi max

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hardtail or dh bike?
« on: Jan 16, 2011, 21:35 »
i hear the next track will be corkskrew. apparently it is a smoother track, never been to fod and don't know whether to do it on a ht or big bike?

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #1 on: Jan 16, 2011, 21:37 »
4-6" would be perfect, otherwise depends how well your dh bike pedals :p

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #2 on: Jan 16, 2011, 21:39 »
im on the hardtail for this one :) should be perfect for it by the sounds of the track

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #3 on: Jan 17, 2011, 19:12 »
Yeah a HT would be ok for this track. Im doing it on a 222, its going to be hard work!

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #4 on: Jan 17, 2011, 20:19 »
I'm bringing my hardtail! Just need to pop a front brake on her and a 26" rear wheel!

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #5 on: Jan 17, 2011, 20:39 »
I'm bringing my hardtail! Just need to pop a front brake on her and a 26" rear wheel!

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Won't it be too big then?  ::)

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #6 on: Jan 17, 2011, 20:43 »
hmm, might bring both bikes as my hardtail is only single speed and i don't want to spin out.

next question. tyres? 2.2 wetscreams or high rollers?

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #7 on: Jan 17, 2011, 21:02 »
wetscreams or high rollers?

weather.... redicously wet, i'd probs say wet screams although cut downs would be best

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #8 on: Jan 18, 2011, 13:21 »
high rollers for all conditions

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #9 on: Jan 19, 2011, 00:25 »
im taking my 222 (well i have no choice  ::) )

as for tires if said cut spikes if spikes at all as top section will be so slow with full spikes (hard pack clay in top section)

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #10 on: Jan 19, 2011, 17:39 »
high rollers and 400 spring on the sunday will do me :D

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Re: hardtail or dh bike?
« Reply #11 on: Jan 19, 2011, 22:05 »
DH bike Max. Get the black beast out.
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