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Bought; Titus/Asylum 29_incher!!!

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  1. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    I bought this beauty Sunday!!!

    :D:D:D:D:D:D:D

    :thumb:

     
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  2. splat

    splat Nam I am

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    Very Nice :thumb: Now get out ther and get it dirty !!!
    so Now whats it got on it ? Looks like an SRAM X.0 rear der.
     
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  3. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    I rode the bike today and I LOVE IT!!! I can't believe what a difference in ride quality the 29" wheels make.

    It is a Sram X.0 and the guy I bought it from threw in a set of brand new Sram 6.0 carbon blingage shifters...
    :dancing:
     
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    Rip Mr. Excitement

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    FSA Megeaxo crank/bb, X.0/X.7/X.9 Triggers and X.0 Rear Deraillieur, Front Shimano XT/XTR, WTB tires, Mavic Rims, Maverick DUC32 for the fork, fox rp3 rear shock, Chris King Steelset in black, Thomson Seat Post, Easton Stem, Eggbeaters, electrical tape that serves as a chainstay protector, Hope(They work) Brakes, WTB Grips. Only things I can't identify are the handlebars and saddle.
     
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  5. SkaredShtles

    SkaredShtles I love NEWCASTLE and will ONLY drink NEWCASTLE!!!!

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    Looks flexy. :think:
     
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    Sherpa Basking in fail.

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    Did you buy that from Nathan J.?
     
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    TreeSaw Mama Monkey

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    Nice! :thumb: Titus certainly does make some beautiful bikes!!!
     
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  8. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    I did! You know him..??? Ah... he's a Fayetteville d00d huh..
     
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  9. Sherpa

    Sherpa Basking in fail.

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    Yea, guys such a gear whore. His hobby is buying and selling bikes.
     
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    DRB unemployed bum

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    Should be root beer.....or pink. Its the new black you know.
     
  11. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    Titec Pluto carbon bar, and a Titec saddle... soon to be replaced with my Terry Fly.

    ..and the Chris King head set and hubs are green...
     
  12. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    He says he loves building them... LOL!
     
  13. Sherpa

    Sherpa Basking in fail.

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    Don't blame him. He has the $$$ to do it and is a nice guy to boot.
     
  14. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    He is a very nice d00d that is for sure! He now has a heck of a wad of $100 bills after Sunday to spend on something....
     
  15. GravityFreakTJ

    GravityFreakTJ leg shavin roadie

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    N8 my man that is one nice machine.Your ride has offically been pimped :thumb:
     
  16. Skookum

    Skookum bikey's is cool

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    At first glance i was very impressed, then i noticed the fatal flaw. No bar ends. lame.... :stosh:
     
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    Sherpa Basking in fail.

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    It'll be one of the new Konas or On-Ones.
     
  18. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    I think it is going to be one of the new Titus/Asylum 'tween sized frames...
     
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    Sherpa Basking in fail.

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    Oh, good call. Someone should set up a betting service......
     
  20. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    Oh... the shock f'ing ROCKS!!!!!!



     
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    splat Nam I am

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    SOunds like MMcG :D
     
  22. MMcG

    MMcG Ride till you puke!

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    Hey I resemble that comment!
     
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    you are not alone Mark :thumb:
     
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    MMcG Ride till you puke!

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    And Splat is worse than me - he's got about 15 bikes! :D
     
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    GravityFreakTJ leg shavin roadie

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    lets see...just sold the DH9,have a Dean ElDiente.Dean Duke,SantaCruz Superlight,Cannondale Chase
     
  26. TN

    TN Hey baby, want a hot dog?

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    what? no shot of your mug? :D
     
  27. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    Coming soon.... ;)
     
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    hooples3 Fuggetaboutit!

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    awesome bike... great choice.. have fun riding it!!!!
     
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    Andyman_1970 Turbo Monkey

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    As much as I dislike 29'ers that is one fine looking bike.

    How much does she weight???
     
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    partsbara Turbo Monkey

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    nice.. now do everyone a favour and ride it more than ya post here... :monkey:
     
  31. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    I figure it's around 27 lbs (12 kg)...
     
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    splat Nam I am

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    Not quite , I just Buy them , I don't sell them again!
     
  33. golgiaparatus

    golgiaparatus Out of my element

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    Looks nice man... I wish BOT would hold another test ride out at the trails here because I'd love to check out a 29"er. Seems like it would roll over things better and put a little more tread on the ground.
     
  34. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    The plushness of the ride is simply amazing vs. a 26" bike that is for sure!
     
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    DHS Friendly Neighborhood Pool Boy

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    why does it look like the front tire is gonna bottom out on the crown of the fork. super nice rig though. exactly how i would have built it.
     
  36. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    Nah... there is a spacer in it to prevent that.
     
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    The Toninator Muffin

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    smartest thing i've ever heard you say. :)
     
  38. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    Getting a set of these installed on my baby today!
    :dancing: :dancing: :dancing:



     
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    Have you ridden it yet? If not, what's the hold up?
     
  40. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    I rode it on Monday and took it to the shop on Tues for the trigger change out.