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Old 10-19-2005, 11:58 PM   #1
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new mongoose transfer?

http://mongoose.com/bikes/detail.php?id=359&brandLine=Pro_International&bran dID=58


what you guys rekon??


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Old 10-20-2005, 12:25 AM   #2
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i dont like mongoose...


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Old 10-20-2005, 05:17 AM   #3
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Old 10-20-2005, 06:15 AM   #4
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The chain is so long it looks like the deraillure will start creeping up the back of the wheel.
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Old 10-20-2005, 07:34 AM   #5
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the chain is long enough for a 48:21 gearing, the chainstay is 410, longer than my planet x pitbull so basically in my opinion it's crap, but might be good for some urban beginners
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Old 10-20-2005, 07:58 AM   #6
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Looks like crap, geometry reflects its looks, plus you get the satisfaction of knowing that your bike sports the same brand as your local WALMART.

Huffy and Pacific.... I hate them. They don't belong anywhere near the trials world.

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Old 10-20-2005, 10:04 AM   #7
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is that a trials bike or...
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Old 10-20-2005, 10:39 AM   #8
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Look for a Mountain Bike Trials Action Show coming to a local retailer near you! featuring the Mongoose Hyundai Factory Pro trials rider Chris Clark and see the Transfer in action.
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Old 10-20-2005, 12:52 PM   #9
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it's not such a bad thing, seems to be a step up from the veritas/tank trials bike. Comes with decent hubs
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Old 10-20-2005, 06:10 PM   #10
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this... is old news.

http://www.observedtrials.net/vb/f3/mongoose-enter-market-15323/?highlight=mongoose
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Old 10-20-2005, 06:29 PM   #11
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Old 10-20-2005, 06:29 PM   #12
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Old 10-20-2005, 07:05 PM   #13
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wtf is that on the tube? better not be a water bottle holder
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Old 10-20-2005, 07:51 PM   #14
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shifter mount.
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Old 10-20-2005, 08:11 PM   #15
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that's the strange thing. They went to the trouble of attaching a shifter mount on the tube 'cos they thought it'd be good for trials, but they put 407mm stays on it? WTF were they thinking :S Chris Akrigg rides for them too, incidentally. It's not particularly surprising for 'real' trials and comps he rides a de-stickered ZOO! Pitbull...
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Old 10-20-2005, 10:54 PM   #16
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the shifter idea is from their dj/street bike. the frame might be the same as well as far as i know
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Old 10-21-2005, 01:29 AM   #18
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i know this is old news but...

I picked one up today at the BA Show trade day.. its not too bad. Components are decent, not too heavy. I mean its better than a lot of other bikes for that price, retails was $1329.
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Old 10-21-2005, 01:56 AM   #19
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oh god, please tell me you didnt pay that for that bike, even in $AUD
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Old 10-21-2005, 02:02 AM   #20
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I think he picked one up to check the weight. He already has a bike.

which BA show Mitch? When's the next one? I was thinking of going but I suspect it's already gone this year...

I think the components are a pretty good base actually.

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