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  1. #2176
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    Quote Originally Posted by steveski View Post
    That thing is awesome! Was everything straightforward with the BBSHD install?
    For the most part yes. Had to add some spacers to get it off the chain stay, then other spacers to line up the BB anchor plate. Chainline isn't great, and "Q factor" is a little off but not terrible but I'll work on it when I can find an offset crank arm. Runs without those, but I'm kind of a perfectionist with that stuff. I also have some chain tensioners on order because it definitely seems to want to yank it out of alignment on the horizontal dropouts. Also getting a frame bag to hide the battery, and some heat shrink tape for all of the cables to make it a little more stealthy.

    I feel like I learned a lot, and I could easily throw one of these on a regular non-fat bike in a few hours. These Bafang motors are pretty badass. I think a BBSO2 on an old rigid bike would be killer for getting around.
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    Just coming to post that. Looks amazing. They really sweated the details(full bottle, battery capacity and possible extender) and amazing geo 63.5 , 77SA, crazy good standover and long dropper fit. Couldnt find the weights or if tye in tube battery is removeable

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    Any more deets Gravitylover? Is your persy vlt1 getting built? Spec/price on a vlt 2

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    Jumped the gunClick image for larger version. 

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  6. #2181
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    Quote Originally Posted by mtngirl79 View Post
    Yeah... not the same thing as pedal bikes, should not be allowed on non motorized trails.

    Plus, I hear they are pretty easy to modify...

    If I can haul myself up a mountain everyone else can, too.
    Damn girl, you're still stupid, nothing changed in the last two years

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    Quote Originally Posted by rod9301 View Post
    Damn girl, you're still stupid, nothing changed in the last two years

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    I like to think its the early days. A lot of people dont understand them. Slows the learning process when they dont want to understand. Shes no dummy



    To each his/her own i guess

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  8. #2183
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    Quote Originally Posted by shredgnar View Post
    Fuck, can we stop arguing over E-bikes and let's actually talk about who is making some good ones? You don't approve of people riding em on trails, fine, STFU you made your point. I feel like some parts of the country will have better access for these than others.

    Most of the ones that come up on a google search are more geared toward commuting/grocery getters. What are some of the faster/longer range/ better built brands out there for actual trail riding?
    Haibike, nduro, 180 mm front and rear

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    "We’ve given the Range VLT the ultimate combination of Norco’s progressive handling and advanced long-travel suspension in a carbon e-MTB platform engineered to tackle the same trails as our non- electric Range – but the e-assist adds an extra helping of mayhem in the wild.The fully-integrated, efficient Shimano STEPS drive system and custom 630Wh or 500Wh in-tube battery – plus optional 360Wh Range extender battery that adds up to 72% additional capacity – lets you cover more terrain quicker and have as much fun powering the Range VLT up climbs as you will sending-it off jumps and screaming down descents."

    I see this marketing brochure quote being read into the record at an MMWD board meeting

    lighter, faster, and burlier is coming and it will be used in access battles. Rejoice or cry, your choice

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    Haa ya that’s probably the first time that claim has been used since the dawn of mtb. I scared

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    Found the new nutty line trail in town. Fkn L she burl ives. Going to have to wait for the rain to stop to clean this one. The manmaker roll section had a big go around that i was debating whether to drop in or not. Hoping it looks a lil friendlier in the dry. I think someone with an eeb mightve put it in , couple super tech climbs that look near impossible otherwiseClick image for larger version. 

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    Quote Originally Posted by rod9301 View Post
    Damn girl, you're still stupid, nothing changed in the last two years
    Hahaha

    Quote Originally Posted by grinch View Post
    Any more deets Gravitylover? Is your persy vlt1 getting built? Spec/price on a vlt 2
    I hinted at it a while back when I got the initial details. Unfortunately I'm not with them anymore so I won't be getting one My Fluid VLT will have to do for a while until I pick up another bike line doing the right things. I should have the details on these, I'll go through some stuff they still send to me, I'm sure it's in there.

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    Oh i didnt forget. That hint had the imagination thinking of the possibilities. They did advance past what we're seeing elsewhere in atleast some aspects. Very nice bike. Too bad you still dont have them. Lots of others popping up with cool shit that need to get out there though. Urp has a few nice ones that need distributed over here. Whyte, Alutech looks amazing, liteville, rotwild, conway etc etc. Check that alutech out

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    This puppyClick image for larger version. 

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    Sick. What is that?


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    If you want me to take a dump in a box and mark it tubeless, I will. I got spare time.

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    Alutech. Ze germans spriechen ze ebike

    Googlz alutech ebike. Can’t remember the model name. Some nice shapes on that beauty

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    Dayum, Range looks nice. Price not so much.


    MtnHerpe still trying to tell others what to do. Check
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    Looky what the stork brought last nightClick image for larger version. 

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    Quote Originally Posted by Iwantmy2dollars View Post
    Looky what the stork brought last nightClick image for larger version. 

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    Whoa!! A gen4, clean lines. Looks great. We need to see more build pics!!stat!! Is it a Bulls? Stoked for you $2. A glimmer of some nice parts peaking out too

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    Quote Originally Posted by grinch View Post
    Whoa!! A gen4, clean lines. Looks great. We need to see more build pics!!stat!! Is it a Bulls? Stoked for you $2. A glimmer of some nice parts peaking out too
    Thanks Grinch, it's the wife's. I'm rocking last year's Bulls. This year they went with all Fox shocks and the brose s mag..... And a ginourmous 750 wh battery! The specs say it dropped 5 pounds. I'll post a pic when it's up and running. After seeing what mine can do, we're thinking this will take the place of 3 different bikes for her.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Iwantmy2dollars View Post
    Thanks Grinch, it's the wife's. I'm rocking last year's Bulls. This year they went with all Fox shocks and the brose s mag..... And a ginourmous 750 wh battery! The specs say it dropped 5 pounds. I'll post a pic when it's up and running. After seeing what mine can do, we're thinking this will take the place of 3 different bikes for her.
    Cool. Thats some big advancements all the way around

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    It's like watching mountainbiking happen in 1986 all over again.
    Besides the comet that killed the dinosaurs nothing has destroyed a species faster than entitled white people.-ajp

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    Quote Originally Posted by kidwoo View Post
    It's like watching mountainbiking happen in 1986 all over again.
    Same chainstays lengths. I think my cannondale had 19” stays. They measured in inches then was the only dif. “Are your cs’ 18 or 19?”

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    Quote Originally Posted by Iwantmy2dollars View Post
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    Does that have the Brose motor?
    watch out for snakes

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    Quote Originally Posted by SB View Post
    Does that have the Brose motor?
    Yup, the S Mag. I have the S Alum on mine.

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