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by dunker
Sat Sep 24, 2011 13:07 pm
Forum: MTB Buying Advice
Topic: winter gloves
Replies: 12
Views: 1045

http://www.wiggle.co.uk/sealskinz-extra-cold-weather-cycle-gloves/ i think they used to be called "technical mtb gloves" a few years ago. i've had those for about 4 years for winter riding and they're very good. my hands go numb very easily and these are the best i've had so far and are ve...
by dunker
Thu Jul 07, 2011 11:29 am
Forum: MTB Buying Advice
Topic: Pedals
Replies: 13
Views: 802

bushings are going on my v12's wobble-repack-wobble-repack becomming more common with age but i've got a good 10k miles outta them. MG1's for me soon :)
by dunker
Sun Jun 05, 2011 21:55 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: New Bike Build Merlin
Replies: 3
Views: 732

very nice coynie :)
no bias here hehe
by dunker
Fri Jun 03, 2011 07:42 am
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: 2007 Merlin Malt 4
Replies: 3
Views: 753

cheers :) pretty strong frames i think considering their weight. had a few falls done some jumps and even hit by a car, well it's wing mirror but the frame is fine heh although looking a bit sandblasted close up.
by dunker
Thu Jun 02, 2011 20:43 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: 2007 Merlin Malt 4
Replies: 3
Views: 753

2007 Merlin Malt 4

not shown it off for awile, still feels new :D http://img64.imageshack.us/img64/3060/chillertonjune201101640.jpg large photo here, http://img10.imageshack.us/img10/6056/chillertonjune201101.jpg http://img850.imageshack.us/img850/1685/chillertonjune201102640.jpg large photo here, http://img832.images...
by dunker
Wed May 25, 2011 14:22 pm
Forum: MTB Workshop & Tech
Topic: Spongy brake levers xt
Replies: 21
Views: 1590

might just need the giving lever reach screws a tweak, clears up similar probs on my older LX brakes. if not can the XT's be "back bled"? that is flushing fluid through the caliper and draining through the lever.
by dunker
Thu May 05, 2011 21:26 pm
Forum: MTB Workshop & Tech
Topic: Thomson seat post
Replies: 5
Views: 458

mine was from a 3 year old un-modified inline.
by dunker
Thu May 05, 2011 19:13 pm
Forum: MTB Workshop & Tech
Topic: Thomson seat post
Replies: 5
Views: 458

on my 27.2x410mm length of material after the max line is about 77mm
by dunker
Wed May 04, 2011 19:02 pm
Forum: MTB Buying Advice
Topic: Puncture resistant mountain bike tyres
Replies: 14
Views: 31391

by dunker
Wed May 04, 2011 18:35 pm
Forum: MTB Buying Advice
Topic: Puncture resistant mountain bike tyres
Replies: 14
Views: 31391

£10 cheaper here http://www.hargrovescycles.co.uk/products.asp?partno=30066 £35 edit; ahh "each" being per bike i guess. prolly have a look at as you mentioned the marathon plus as from what i've read pretty much bomb proof or a bit cheaper, continental "town and country" which i...
by dunker
Wed May 04, 2011 17:07 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: Voodoo
Replies: 30
Views: 5965

bike looks great congrats :) awesome deal too! :shock:
by dunker
Wed May 04, 2011 16:57 pm
Forum: MTB Buying Advice
Topic: Puncture resistant mountain bike tyres
Replies: 14
Views: 31391

hiya :) specialized do quite a few of the "armadillo elite" including "the captain" and "crossroads" which i highly rate just keep them away from mud unless you like going sideways heh. only negative thing with them is they are expensive and are hard to find. they ar'nt...
by dunker
Wed Apr 27, 2011 16:01 pm
Forum: MTB Buying Advice
Topic: Hardtails for £1k - what would you choose?
Replies: 12
Views: 1030

boardman pro 2011 looks good at £999.99p.
by dunker
Sat Apr 23, 2011 09:16 am
Forum: Routes
Topic: Isle of Wight route from Yarmouth?
Replies: 3
Views: 362

you could include a fair bit of off-road into too if you really want to beast yourself, from freshwater to st cathrines you could do a big chunk of the hills killer off road route. there is a full off-road round the isle route around somewhere but i've lost the bm. just reading the route looked more...
by dunker
Mon Apr 18, 2011 15:41 pm
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: My Boardman HT Pro 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 4907

ooooh that looks great :)
by dunker
Fri Apr 08, 2011 11:39 am
Forum: MTB Beginners
Topic: MTB SPEED Tyres for road use
Replies: 18
Views: 1800

+1 what FunBus said, some other options though for road and easy dry trails,

continental - town and country.

specialized - crossroads armadillo elite. (pretty much puncture proof)
by dunker
Wed Apr 06, 2011 18:06 pm
Forum: MTB Buying Advice
Topic: whats the best out of the two bikes i am looking at
Replies: 3
Views: 432

out of those two i'd have the boardman 2011, like the dark blue n green colours too.

could prolly spec up a Merlin Malt 4 for maybe £100 extra at,
http://www.merlincycles.co.uk/Bike+Shop ... 4-BIKE.htm
by dunker
Wed Mar 30, 2011 15:27 pm
Forum: MTB Beginners
Topic: Have I bought a "pretend" mountain bike?
Replies: 28
Views: 4332

that actually looks Really good for the money, enjoy the bike :)
by dunker
Thu Mar 24, 2011 11:17 am
Forum: Your Mountain Bikes
Topic: specialized hardrock sport disc, plz give feedback
Replies: 18
Views: 4161

nice bike, nothing wrong with the gear cable and the bell looks great :)

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