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Old 06-03-2009, 04:53 PM   #32
would rather be riding
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Location: San Jose, CA
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Originally Posted by Desert Dave
What critical part is left out?
The ability to choose the spring rate in the spring. LIke you can do with any Ohlins (for $1200) or Wilbers (for $700 - $1200).

Originally Posted by bxr140
"exactly tuned to you"...which is only the case if you happen to fit the weight range to which they are tuned.
Ding, ding! I don't see the point in getting the bitubo if it only works well for someone in the weight range the bike was designed for.

Seems a better deal to buy proper springs and have them installed and setup by a competent shop. Unless you're 185lbs +/-
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