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Specialized Epic Comp 29er
#1
Got a new bike! finally after 3 months of trying to find one I liked.
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#2
Jordan, you make me jealous sometimes!! Lol that is a nice MTB! What is the specs on it?
Good maintenance to your Bike, can make it like the wheels are, true and smooth!
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#3
FRAME - FSR M5 alloy, 29"
REAR SHOCK - Fox/SBC remote Mini-Brainw/ Brain fade adjust
FORK -Rock Shox Reba SL 29 100mm
BRAKES- Custom Avid Elixir R SL
BRAKE LEVERS Custom Avid Elixir R SL Hydraulic
DERAILLEURS - SRAM X-9
SHIFT LEVERS - SRAM X-7
CASSETTE Shimano HG61, 9-speed, 11-34t
CRANKSET -Shimano Custom
PEDALS - Crank Bro's Egg Beaters
Wheels - DT Swiss X450SL, 29"
FRONT TIRE-Works The Captain, 29x2 tubeless
REAR TIRE-Works Fast Trak LK, 29x2.0 tubeless
SADDLE - Specialized Henge 140mm
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#4
Definitely a FINE RIDE!!!! You going to change anything on it?
Good maintenance to your Bike, can make it like the wheels are, true and smooth!
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#5
Yeah I'm going to change out the handlebars eventually, the front derailler, and at some point the crankset. I'd like to get it all SRAM, but that's just a fantasy. It'll be years before that happens.
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#6
Well for now you can just enjoy it as it is. Would like to know if the 29" wheels make a difference over 26"?
Good maintenance to your Bike, can make it like the wheels are, true and smooth!
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#7
Bill you have no idea. I have noticed a Huge difference. Things happen on this bike that I never before thought possible. It is amazing. It easily clears sections that were difficult before. I am forever converted.
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#8
Awesome. Guess that would makes sense being the wheels are bigger. You are talking about height or tire coverage?
Good maintenance to your Bike, can make it like the wheels are, true and smooth!
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#9
Both you have more tire making contact with the ground, and your angle of attack his lower. It's great
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#10
Sweet think I'll look around see if I can test ride one.
Good maintenance to your Bike, can make it like the wheels are, true and smooth!
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#11
I just converted to a tubeless system on this bike. I haven't test rode it yet, but I'm excited to feel if there is any difference.
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#12
Tubeless? Tires right?
Good maintenance to your Bike, can make it like the wheels are, true and smooth!
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#13
Yeah, I uses the Stans tubeless kit. So I am now able to run lower tire pressure and no more pinch flats.
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#14
Very nice! Keep this updated cuz I like would like to hear about performance!
Good maintenance to your Bike, can make it like the wheels are, true and smooth!
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#15
That's a sweet bike.
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#16
Just the normal new bike add-ons.
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#17
oh wow, I love the 29er's !! I was able to ride one at a demo day and they are the beeesssstttt!! I will hopefully be upgrading soon!
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#18
I love white bicycles! Jordan - please don't say that you're considering a riser bar, puleeeeeze!
Wheelies don't pop themselves. (from a QBP fortune cookie)
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#19
! was actually but I was talked out of it yesterday. I think I might need to shorten the stem a bit; The cockpit seems a little long.
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#20
That is one nice ride. I happen to be in the market for a new ride to replace my FSR & the Epic is calling my name!

What does she weight in at?
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