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Stinkyboy's New Ride

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by stinkyboy, Sep 30, 2005.

  1. stinkyboy

    stinkyboy Plastic Santa

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    I walked into my LBS 2 weeks ago looking for a deal on a black 04 Kikapu and emerged a few days ago with a gold 06 Kikapu with every component upgraded sans the fork/headset (to come). I even blinged it with some gold LX levers. Tasty!







     

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  2. N8 v2.0

    N8 v2.0 Not the sharpest tool in the shed

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    ... ain't SkaredShtles your new ride???

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  3. DRB

    DRB unemployed bum

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    It's not a 29er so its crap.
     
  4. SkaredShtles

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

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    Dude - who urinated in your Sugar Pops this morning? :think:
     
  5. stinkyboy

    stinkyboy Plastic Santa

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    Maybe another 29er thread will make ya feel better, and help ya compensate for your "inadaquacies"?
     
  6. Greyhound

    Greyhound Trail Rat

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    That looks like a really fun bike for the trails.....nice purchase. :thumb:
     
  7. greg447

    greg447 Monkey

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    Thats a nice bike , did you ge to test out anyof the new sticky's?
     
  8. motomike

    motomike Turbo Monkey

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    how many Kona's do you have now? Didn't you want the 2006 stinky or something?
     
  9. douglas

    douglas Chocolate Milk Doug

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    instead of upgrading a bunch of parts, why didnt you just get a deluxe or king ??
     
  10. stinkyboy

    stinkyboy Plastic Santa

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    Just 2. ;) I rode a small 06 Stinky the other day and it fell pretty nice, (despite being tiny for me) but it's hard for me to justify the purchase as my 04 is still in great shape, but as soon as the prices start dropping...
     
  11. bluebug32

    bluebug32 Asshat

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    wow, very nice ride.
     
  12. stinkyboy

    stinkyboy Plastic Santa

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    I'd rather do my own build. I usually just do it over a longer period though. And I liked the gold, since it's not real loud the the Santa Cruz gold.
     
  13. greg447

    greg447 Monkey

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    Yea i actually cannot wait until the prices start dropng and seeing how i live up north all the bike shops usually sell snowboards also, so they try to get rid of them to make room for their vast quantities of snowboards, soo far its looking promising, there is a shop 1 mile away selling an 05 RMX for 1500.
     
  14. McGRP01

    McGRP01 beer and bikes

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    Why does that Kik have a coil-over shock on it? :confused:
     
  15. douglas

    douglas Chocolate Milk Doug

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    cause its their lowest end model
     
  16. stinkyboy

    stinkyboy Plastic Santa

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    It's weird, some of them ship with the Fox air, and some with the coil. I prefer the coil, and I saved a little dough.
     
  17. Trainwreck

    Trainwreck Turbo Monkey

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    Way nice! You pick that up at Slippery Pig? You'll have to get that out and see if you can keep up with us old guys. :D
     
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    McGRP01 beer and bikes

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    Yeah, but the Kikapu is a XC bike, you would think the low end model would have a Float R or another low end air shock...
     
  19. stinkyboy

    stinkyboy Plastic Santa

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    I'll be there wednesday night.

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  20. McGRP01

    McGRP01 beer and bikes

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    Gotcha. Nice lookin' bike!! :thumb:
     
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    douglas Chocolate Milk Doug

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    Trainwreck Turbo Monkey

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    We usually do an alternate WNR but I've been threatening to check theirs out one of these weeks- T100 is always a fun night ride.
     
  23. stinkyboy

    stinkyboy Plastic Santa

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    Still with a crappyish build...
     
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    stinkyboy Plastic Santa

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    Bump.