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Old May 15th, 2007, 11:30 PM   #41
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I would seriously consider the bike in the link that I posted on mmba, or Mr. greens bike. The price he posted on this site has me thinking about scraping up some cash. thats a lot of bike for the money.
Did you post a link to your bike (I think I missed that one)?
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Old May 15th, 2007, 11:31 PM   #42
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here is is again
http://www.mmba.org/viewtopic.php?t=60300

the top one.
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Old May 15th, 2007, 11:33 PM   #43
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I paid 89 dollars for my huffy at walmart
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Old May 15th, 2007, 11:33 PM   #44
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here is is again
http://www.mmba.org/viewtopic.php?t=60300

the top one.
Yeah, I just found it.

Homeboy didn't include his location...we need to sick PP on them over there...(that just sounded wrong...)

That one looks like it'd be good (judging by the scratches...I wonder how hard it was ridden). Also, would that one beat the poo out of your butt on bumpy stuff??? (that sounded worse...)
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Old May 15th, 2007, 11:34 PM   #45
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you paid for a huffy :tonka:
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Old May 15th, 2007, 11:35 PM   #46
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No. Get off the saddle on the bumpy stuff.
Its definately been ridden, but should have many miles left in it.
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Old May 15th, 2007, 11:35 PM   #47
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you paid for a huffy :tonka:
no, f'r it was a christmas present when I was 12 actually... it was just a guess at the price..

I'd guess I put 5000 miles on that thing easily in a couple years. Even tho I'm fat now, I use to ride the shit out of a peddle bike and run and do physical activity, now im just a lazy ass desk jockey
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Seriously though. The bike I am selling would fit you perfectly. We are about the same height and it really has allot of nice shit on it. When I was putting the add together I was almost considering buying another newer frame and building another bike from the parts. I almost got sick thinking about getting rid of all of that nice shit. Go look at new bikes with XT from and rear derailures and wheel sets. I seriously am just trying to get rid of the bike and it is a more than fair price for a XT full suspension bike. Not trying to be a salesman, just keeping it real. From what you are saying, my bike is more than you need but you wouldnt be making a mistake if you bought it. Ill bet you you cant eat it!?!
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Seriously though. The bike I am selling would fit you perfectly. We are about the same height and it really has allot of nice shit on it. When I was putting the add together I was almost considering buying another newer frame and building another bike from the parts. I almost got sick thinking about getting rid of all of that nice shit. Go look at new bikes with XT from and rear derailures and wheel sets. I seriously am just trying to get rid of the bike and it is a more than fair price for a XT full suspension bike. Not trying to be a salesman, just keeping it real. From what you are saying, my bike is more than you need but you wouldnt be making a mistake if you bought it. Ill bet you you cant eat it!?!
The man has a point General Lee.
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Old May 16th, 2007, 12:09 AM   #50
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Seriously though. The bike I am selling would fit you perfectly. We are about the same height and it really has allot of nice shit on it. When I was putting the add together I was almost considering buying another newer frame and building another bike from the parts. I almost got sick thinking about getting rid of all of that nice shit. Go look at new bikes with XT from and rear derailures and wheel sets. I seriously am just trying to get rid of the bike and it is a more than fair price for a XT full suspension bike. Not trying to be a salesman, just keeping it real. From what you are saying, my bike is more than you need but you wouldnt be making a mistake if you bought it. Ill bet you you cant eat it!?!


I really didn't want to spend more than $400 though... (My money situation sucks right now).

Idk, I'm going to weigh my options, but I haven't given up on that bike yet (don't worry).

And I could eat it if I wanted too. End of story.
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I thought he had posted a rice within your budget here...i guess not.
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Old May 16th, 2007, 12:15 AM   #52
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I thought he had posted a rice within your budget here...i guess not.
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Old May 16th, 2007, 12:16 AM   #53
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When I was drunk earlier, I may have been within his price. Then I pulled the bike down from the garage ceiling and realized how much bling shit was actually on the bike. I drank another Absolute and tonic and decided on a price. I am now into many more said Vodka and toincs an surfing ebay trying to find another frame to build with said parts. I am pathetic.
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I really didn't want to spend more than $400 though... (My money situation sucks right now).

Idk, I'm going to weigh my options, but I haven't given up on that bike yet (don't worry).

And I could eat it if I wanted too. End of story.
Maybe Mr. Green would be so kind if he thought you were trustworthy enough to set up a payment plan? Ex. $200 up front and a $100 each month for the next few months? Make everyone happy? If I was tall enough for the bike and had enough money set aside I'd sell mine in a heart beat and be all over that bike like shit on velcro!
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rides real nice for the bikes that i've owne and can get it at walmart

http://www.walmart.com/catalog/produ...uct_id=4698935

disk brakes, ratched shifting, full suspension and its adjustable front and rear, etc
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rides real nice for the bikes that i've owne and can get it at walmart

http://www.walmart.com/catalog/produ...uct_id=4698935

disk brakes, ratched shifting, full suspension and its adjustable front and rear, etc
That's actually not too bad of a bike. But it does illustrate what I was talking about. The frame is pretty good, but it has the bottom line of every other component. It could be easily upgraded, which it will need if you actually ride it a lot. The only problem is the rear shock is not upgradeable; the one on it is fine if you don't do aggressive trails. I don't mean to bad-mouth your bike, it's actually a very good deal for an entry level mountain biker, but it is definitely a compromise. Plus you will either have to tune it yourself or pay a bike shop to do it before riding (unless you trust Wally-world's bike putter-togetherers )
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rides real nice for the bikes that i've owne and can get it at walmart

http://www.walmart.com/catalog/produ...uct_id=4698935

disk brakes, ratched shifting, full suspension and its adjustable front and rear, etc
see, the problem with bikes from the box stores is that they only come in one size, and they are built by people who have no business putting a bike together. So, someone who is 5'7 would probably fit all the bikes at wally world, but someone whos is 6'3 like myself wouldnt have any fun riding that bike. Also, the gearing on that bike is pretty much setup for the road with a 48t large ring, and the 11-28 cassette. It also weighs 46lbs. That is a freaking ton. My road bike tips the scale at ~24 lbs, and my MTB is about 27lbs. I work at Target and a lot of the "mountain bikes" sold there actually have a warning label that says "not for offroad use". I wouldnt be suprised if that were the same for this. It also uses an 8 speed drivetrain. 8speeds are pretty much obsolete, and getting parts for them when they break will be a chore.
I dont mean to knock your ride, but there is a reason people buy bikes from a bike shop.
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Old May 16th, 2007, 10:25 AM   #59
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I was gonna get a Gary Fisher, but ended up getting a Specialized. I havent been disappointed.
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They are pretty cool, and not far from Flint. I bought my bike from there when I was in college. I still ride, just not as much as I used to. My bro-in-law now does tune-ups on it, but I haven't to replace any major component on it, and I got in 93. Ouch.
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