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Old 01-11-2013, 04:35 PM
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Default Anybody ever build a bike?

Hi Guys.

This past August I got into Moutain biking.. I used to ride dirt bikes and stuff so it came sort of natural..

my first experiences were about getting pretty beat up since I was only riding my old touring bike with no suspension..

Soon after I bought a Full Suspension alum framed beauty.. one of these to be exact..

http://www.motobecane.com/ds/fpds.html



Then a few weeks later I came across a good deal on a 29R GT sensor 9R..

http://www.gtbicycles.com/2013/bikes...r-niner-expert

I have a 2012 model.


Both awesome bikes to have in the stable.

Recently i demo'd one of these.. Surly Moonlander also known as a FATbike.


http://surlybikes.com/bikes/moonlander


I decided the Moonlander though a nice bike I would like one in a full suspension.. Hence I think I might have to build one.

I like the frame on the 29r so it would primarily building a swingarm and front fork with modifications here and there..

So, figured I'd give you guys a try since there is lots of know how here..
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