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    Kona Cowan or Giant STP 2???

    thinking of getting one of these; which one is better? anybody know?



    Frame tubing : Kona Clump 7005 Aluminum
    Rear Shock : -
    Fork : MARZOCCHI DIRT JUMPER 2 100mm travel w/20mm dropout
    Braze-ons : 1 bottle, rear disc mount, headtube detangler
    Headset : TH w/Big Nut
    Crankarms : FSA Gravity MOTO-X MegaExo
    Chainrings : 36T
    B/B : FSA Gravity Moto-X MegaExo
    Pedals : Kona Jackshit
    Chain : Shimano CN-HG53
    Freewheel : Shimano Deore (11-32t, 9-speed)
    F/D : Cowan/Jackshit Chainguide
    R/D : Shimano Deore LX
    Shifters : Shimano Deore (right side only)
    Handlebar : FSA Gravity Maximus OS Riser
    Stem : FSA Gravity Maximus OS
    Grips : Cowan Signature
    Brakes : HAYES HFX-9 XC V6 w/BFL Lever
    Brake Levers : HAYES HFX-9 XC V6 w/BFL Lever
    Front hub : KK Disc 20mm
    Rear hub : Shimano FH-M475 disc
    Spokes : Stainless DT 14g
    Tires : Maxxis Holy Roller 26x2.4 front, 26x2.2 rear
    Rims : Sun DitchWitch
    Saddle : Kona DJ
    Seatpost : FSA FR-270 DBL
    Seat clamp : Kona QR
    Color : Brown Mat



    frame ALUXX alloy: double butted, integrated gusset w/CNC BB yoke
    fork Marzocchi DJ4 100mm/4"
    rear derailleur Shimano Acera 8 speed
    front derailleur Shimano Alivio
    shifters Shimano Altus 16 speed
    crankset Raceface Ride DH X-type 24x36T w/bashguard
    bottom bracket Raceface Ride DH X-type integrated, outboard
    shift/chain guide
    chain Shimano IG 8 speed
    cassette SRAM PG850 11-28T
    brakes Shimano M415 mechanical disc w/6" centre-lock rotors
    brake levers Shimano V-brake
    hubs Fr: Formula disc | Rr: Shimano M475 disc
    rims Sun Rhyno Lite 26" x 36H w/eyelets
    spokes 14G stainless
    tyres Kenda K Rad 2.3"
    pedals Wellgo alloy platform, cr-mo axle
    h.bar/stem Raceface Ride low rise / 40mm stem
    seat post Raceface Ride alloy 30.9
    saddle SDG Bel Air
    grips Giant Kraton




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    I know nothing about bikes. Sorry

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    okay then, didnt really need to post that but anyway :P




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    Quote Originally Posted by Assalamu alaikum View Post
    what? maybe stop talk with riddles and with words i am not even know.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Physcadelic View Post
    the first one sounds good. How much?
    $450 AU second hand, RRP $1450
    Last edited by OpTic SaLtZz; 04-27-2011 at 05:12 AM.




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    Quote Originally Posted by OpTic SaLtZz View Post
    $450 AU
    :O Used? That is really cheap...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Assalamu alaikum View Post
    what? maybe stop talk with riddles and with words i am not even know.

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    yeah used :P




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    Looks pretty good condition, I would go with the first one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Assalamu alaikum View Post
    what? maybe stop talk with riddles and with words i am not even know.

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    they are both second hand, $450

    thats not the actual picture BTW

    This is the actual picture :P

    Last edited by OpTic SaLtZz; 04-27-2011 at 05:15 AM.




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    yeah im probably going for the Giant as i do more street riding than downhill/MTB




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