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    If they have a commander and a narrow Deathwish...

    If they have a commander and a narrow Deathwish tour those will be some super exciting additions. I wonder if itíll be a 108 commander or the 98Ö
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    Likely as good a place as any to ask but sorry...

    Likely as good a place as any to ask but sorry for a little thread drift.

    Any comments on the Pierreís hole course? I wonít really have time to pre ride. From the overview it Looks like mostly...
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    Iím genuinely curiousÖ is it just how smooth it...

    Iím genuinely curiousÖ is it just how smooth it feels? Iíve always been in the camp said that cane creek 40 and above were Ďfineí.
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    Another plus one for the Tarp Tent. I got a...

    Another plus one for the Tarp Tent. I got a double rainbow last year and I'm pretty thrilled with it.

    Super light (they weigh in at their stated specs) and you get to support a smaller company. ...
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    ďHi Iím interested in your Rubaix. I love road...

    ďHi Iím interested in your Rubaix. I love road biking but I think I need to upgrade. My current bike consistently and violently throws me over the handlebars. This happens when I get going quickly....
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    Posts like this make me less likely to spend...

    Posts like this make me less likely to spend money on bikes this summer.
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    The stretch goal would be a podium spot but we'll...

    The stretch goal would be a podium spot but we'll see how feasible that is. I did a 100K race in June that I was a little undertrained for as I didn't really get on the bike until late April. I...
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    Bouncing an idea out there for feedback. I'm...

    Bouncing an idea out there for feedback.

    I'm doing the Pierre's Hole 100 on August 7th which I have about four more weeks until the event. I feel plenty fast over short distances these days...
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    Got it. Iím in the same camp for sure. I bough a...

    Got it. Iím in the same camp for sure. I bough a used Pivot Mach 4SL last March for less than the frame price of the Exie. Maybe one day weíll live in a world with bikes that depreciate and complete...
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    I think that frame only pricing is likely steep...

    I think that frame only pricing is likely steep as Ibis tries to offset a huge investment. They make some margin on complete and can only produce so many frames. So why wouldnít you put the frame a...
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    deathwishÖ Iím guessing there is finally a narrow...

    deathwishÖ Iím guessing there is finally a narrow model. I wonder if the 112mm version stays the same.
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    Got it. I was looking at every s-works bike...

    Got it.

    I was looking at every s-works bike being $15k and balking.
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    I think anything marked with Ďnewí is a 2022...

    I think anything marked with Ďnewí is a 2022 model. So there are a few new bikes on the site.

    alsoÖ I hadnít looked through how expensive specialized bikes are these days. Pretty insane.
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    i had checked for leaks under water after the...

    i had checked for leaks under water after the last rebuild and I was watching for the shock pump to be dropping pressure when it was re-attached.

    I luckily do think I have is figured out and itís...
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    Little more information here, I rebuilt the rear...

    Little more information here, I rebuilt the rear shock. I'm noticing that it's loosing pressure while I'm riding (not ever solely while bottoming out). It appears content to hold pressure (165 PSI)...
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    I had the exact same thought. Pricing is solid....

    I had the exact same thought. Pricing is solid. It looks great. Geo is goodÖ Iíve been around cannondales enough to know something is wrong but I canít spot it online.
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    Kinda dumb question here. Iím having some strange...

    Kinda dumb question here. Iím having some strange rear shock issues.

    I had a race last weekend and bottomed by suspension out pretty hard around hour three. After that, it felt fairly soft and I...
  18. I have a 1275 cassettes thatís got some miles but...

    I have a 1275 cassettes thatís got some miles but the chain wear never got past .75 so it shifts smooth and has a lot of life left. 1400 miles total over three chains. I have had no problems getting...
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    I hadnít thought to look into Manitou but Iíll do...

    I hadnít thought to look into Manitou but Iíll do some digging for sure. Iíve read enough good things in recent years. One thing I do like about the pike is that Iím really comfortable doing basic...
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    I have not ridden all of the recent crop of forks...

    I have not ridden all of the recent crop of forks and I’m looking for 140-150mm travel 29’er fork to replace my wife’s Fox 34 (2018 spec, grip damper). I’m wondering what people like for lighter...
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    Question on recovery. I went for a pretty fast...

    Question on recovery. I went for a pretty fast paced 4 hour ride on Monday, conditions were nasty which may be a factor. Heavy rain that turned to snow and temps dropped into the 20’s.

    I had...
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    The Mezcal is on the short list of tires Iím...

    The Mezcal is on the short list of tires Iím interested in. Iíd thought about running them front and rear as a similar tread to the Fast Tracks but stronger sidewalls. Iím having a hard time finding...
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    Thinking about tires quite a bit as Iím training...

    Thinking about tires quite a bit as Iím training so I figure Iíll ask here.

    Looking for a tire combo that will work well for a 100km and 100 miler I am doing this summer. I have ridden a lot of...
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    The only way I can see this happening is if here...

    The only way I can see this happening is if here is not enough tension between the upper pulley and the gear selected (or the chain can twist as there is to much of a gap).

    Three options:
    *...
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    One question I had that other prospective buyers...

    One question I had that other prospective buyers may be thinking...

    Were you able to buy a single wheel from we are one? Any idea of the cost of a single front wheel?
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    Some options were posted for the 19/20 lineup. ...

    Some options were posted for the 19/20 lineup.

    https://www.skiburger.com/collections/frontpage/products/19-20-commander-118?variant=32347158511682
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    I hopped on right after the email came out......

    I hopped on right after the email came out... $500 for used skis in May wasnít something I was excited about but apparently other people thought differently.

    It seems like used products (of all...
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    All of this is correct. You might want to...

    All of this is correct.

    You might want to make some corrections if you post elsewhere... saying itís Di2 and carbon wheels might leave you with a frustrated buyer when the bike arrives.
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    I measured and an 8100 series two piston caliper...

    I measured and an 8100 series two piston caliper comes in at 22mm. So sadly that isnít going to fit what you need. Sorry for the false hope and good luck on the search.
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    Iíll measure later this evening once I get the...

    Iíll measure later this evening once I get the broken caliper pulled the new one arrived yesterday. Iíll PM you once itís measured.
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    I have an XT 8100 two piston caliper with one...

    I have an XT 8100 two piston caliper with one working piston that’s getting pulled tomorrow.

    not sure if that matches the size you need. Feel free to send a measurement.
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    Cycling tips article shows the fork heís using is...

    Cycling tips article shows the fork heís using is a Fox prototype.
    https://cyclingtips.com/2021/05/geoff-kabush-previews-new-fox-32-ax-gravel-suspension-fork/

    At some point the lines between...
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    This is perfect. I'll work on some longer...

    This is perfect.

    I'll work on some longer intervals. I tried some ladder style intervals today and a couple of six minute VO2 intervals. It's much harder for me to find an appropriate effort to...
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    Alright... Iím trying to be more diligent with my...

    Alright... Iím trying to be more diligent with my training rather than just Ďriding really hardí.

    Any suggestions on how to structure intervals? I have very very basic experience. My current...
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    New blem Jeffery tour 108’s for $550 seems...

    New blem Jeffery tour 108’s for $550 seems reasonable:
    https://shop.on3pskis.com/products/factory-finds-samples?variant=40085169897635

    its above your listed price... but used these would still be...
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    I donít think itís new knowledge that the Hoji...

    I donít think itís new knowledge that the Hoji was a toned down version of the other skis in the line. It also sits at an approachable waist width for a lot of skiers.

    The Hoji was likely the...
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    With the new Billy Goat shape Iím wondering if...

    With the new Billy Goat shape Iím wondering if they will be available to custom order over the summer... Iím probably fine with stock top-sheets but I think we may not have details on the ski after...
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    My wife did the 50 mile version (old course) two...

    My wife did the 50 mile version (old course) two years ago. She didnít train enough but had a great time and did well.

    A few things that are less intuitive for new people doing longer distances:...
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    Iíve had two sets of broken ribs from wearing a...

    Iíve had two sets of broken ribs from wearing a beacon in a chest harness. I have a secure pant pocket Iíve gone to using... not thinking that will work now.

    Pretty upset by this. I donít want to...
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    I mean... the Sierra already exists on the...

    I mean... the Sierra already exists on the womenís side. I think thatís the general outline of a 104 Deathwish once you make it a little bigger.
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    I think the better comparison is Billy Goat vs...

    I think the better comparison is Billy Goat vs Renegade. The Hoji is a mellowed out Renegade with deeper rocker lines and tweaked shape. I am a directional skier and got along with the Renegade great...
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    ... unless Iím crazy the Hoji (tour or free)...

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    unless Iím crazy the Hoji (tour or free) plays just fine with kingpins. No issues with speednose.

    so I think in this instance the shop is right.
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    It's worth repeating... click on items to see the...

    It's worth repeating... click on items to see the final pricing. I was bummed earlier as I was thinking about some K2 waybacks and when I looked and they were still $699.99. I checked back, thinking...
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    Got it. I think I need to just try a couple...

    Got it.

    I think I need to just try a couple pairs of light skis and feel things out. Seems like there is a lot of preference for boot / ski combos.

    It seems like the better pairing is a...
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    I have some Hoji Freeís that are 1520 grams......

    I have some Hoji Freeís that are 1520 grams... going to a 1300 gram boot seemed redundant hence the Alien RS as a second boot. I wish the F1 Lt fit me as well but it doesnít.

    I was mainly asking...
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    This is a great answer and makes me lean toward...

    This is a great answer and makes me lean toward Ďprobably a bad ideaí.
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    Whatís the biggest ski itís reasonable to press...

    Whatís the biggest ski itís reasonable to press with some Alien Rs boots? I just picked up a pair and Iím new to lightweight boots.

    What about a 4frnt raven in a 177 (or even 184cm). Iím about...
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    Lots of options in the South Platte for that...

    Lots of options in the South Platte for that length mixing single track and dirt roads.

    Parking at Reynolds Park. Riding the north fork trail then heading east on the Colorado trail. Indian creek...
  49. Lines and shells are sold. Womenís Langes are...

    Lines and shells are sold.

    Womenís Langes are still around. Great resort boot!
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