Viewing 40 posts - 1 through 40 (of 56 total)
  • Show me your rigid 29er's please
  • Premier Icon fenred
    Free Member

    As per title…I converted to 29er HT at the start of the year and I have a 26er HT that won’t ever be ridden again that will be morphing into a cheap-ish 1×9 rigid 29er build over the next couple of weeks.

    Idea’s and inspiration required please guys πŸ˜€

    Cheers.

    Premier Icon forzafkawi
    Free Member

    Plenty here:

    http://forums.mtbr.com/29er-bikes/lets-see-those-29er-rigids-327678.html

    I’m going through the same process by the way but have settled on a Singular Swift – just trying to get the cash together :o)

    Premier Icon jwmlee
    Free Member

    And here

    Premier Icon YoKaiser
    Full Member

    This is my Unit and its been great, I do fancy a change though and shortlisted are the Cotic Solaris or a Chinese carbon job.

    Premier Icon coopersport1
    Full Member

    Premier Icon andybloomer
    Free Member

    There you go

    Premier Icon vorlich
    Free Member

    Not exactly a looker.

    Premier Icon jameso
    Full Member

    If Angus Young and Animal off the Muppet Show could be distilled into one bike =

    Ok not the cheapest option, but honestly, if fun and handling are in the VFM equation it’s well worth the Β£.

    Premier Icon fenred
    Free Member

    Thanks for the pics and links guys!

    Certainly some inspiring stuff, especially in forza’s mtbr link. 8)

    Premier Icon bish
    Free Member

    Here’s mine.

    Surly KM by Bish83, on Flickr

    Premier Icon tk46hal
    Free Member

    Fenred,

    Nice to here from you!

    I would keep an eye out for a nice Scandal frame to start your project.

    here is my Scandal again! πŸ˜‰

    This bike weighs nothing compared to my full bouncer and flies up hills. The 1 x 10 set up works brilliantly and the full rigid makes the rocky, off road stuff interesting.

    Here it is at 1500 feet!

    Premier Icon tazzymtb
    Full Member

    Premier Icon tk46hal
    Free Member

    Tazzy,

    How ya doin?

    We really ought to get some new stuff, but I here you might be getting a JJ, in titanium I hope! πŸ˜‰ It’s like watching repeats of Only fools and horses

    Premier Icon fenred
    Free Member

    bish – Loving that monkey!

    tk – How you doing mate? Scandal was on the shopping list but bought khani’s GF x-cal frame (even lighter) to kick the project off. Just waiting on delivery of exotic carbon forks to get things rolling….Should be a nice light build! V inspired by your “that blue” scandal tho 8)

    tazzy – They are all just mental :mrgreen:

    Premier Icon tazzymtb
    Full Member

    good thanks chap. Yep a space frame is imminent, not sure I can let go of the blue one though…is two jeffs greedy?

    Premier Icon TooTall
    Free Member

    My cheap bike for future upgrading.

    Premier Icon tk46hal
    Free Member

    Greedy? and bikes? does not compute? πŸ™‚

    I would say, if money allows, you should have a new bike regularly!

    Premier Icon singlespeedstu
    Full Member


    2010_1211kosride0007 by singlespeedstu, on Flickr


    2011_1105fatskinny0015 by singlespeedstu, on Flickr

    Premier Icon Candodavid
    Free Member


    Oldest


    Not so old


    Newest
    If we are doing show off again, I don’t mind

    Premier Icon Nicknoxx
    Free Member

    Premier Icon oxym0r0n
    Full Member

    Candodavid – finally got a ride on the Curtis then???

    Looks lovely, especially with the DTSwiss forks 8)

    Premier Icon fenred
    Free Member

    ^^ Was just about to ask what frame that was…Nice one!

    Premier Icon TheSwede
    Free Member

    Premier Icon singlespeedstu
    Full Member

    AAAAAAAARRRRRRRRR.

    My eyes. πŸ˜‰

    Premier Icon Bregante
    Full Member

    Talk me out of buying a Karate Monkey.

    I don’t need another bike. Do I?

    Cheap as chips here though…

    http://www.tritoncycles.co.uk/m1b0s200p7951/SURLY_Karate_Monkey_Complete_Bike

    Premier Icon TheSwede
    Free Member

    Stu, have you been trying to get it in your mouth again? I told you, up against the wall with feet in the air!

    Premier Icon Rik
    Free Member

    Nicknoxx – what forks are those?

    Premier Icon Stoner
    Full Member

    And that ^ is the third occurrence of those exact same forks in this thread πŸ˜‰

    Premier Icon rOcKeTdOg
    Full Member


    Singular Pegasus by rOcKeTdOgUk, on Flickr

    Premier Icon singlespeedstu
    Full Member

    OK Swede.

    I’ll keep trying.

    Premier Icon shinsplints
    Free Member

    I told you, up against the wall with feet in the air!

    Like a Christmas Turkey πŸ˜€
    We didn’t have any problems today did we Stu ? x 😯

    Premier Icon Nicknoxx
    Free Member

    Nicknoxx – what forks are those?

    They were made by waltworks.

    Premier Icon TheSwede
    Free Member

    Like a bum stuffed grinch πŸ˜€

    Premier Icon singlespeedstu
    Full Member

    😳

    Premier Icon Clink
    Full Member

    I’ve had a couple… 😯
    Oldest

    Very old

    Older

    Older (2nd showing in thread)

    Current

    Premier Icon nbt
    Free Member

    Oh that karate monkey looks like a bargain price. Tempted now!

    Premier Icon takisawa2
    Full Member

    Is that a Nimble9 Clink ?

    Charlie of Bikemongering fame was lauding their praises the other week. Looks nice.

    Premier Icon takisawa2
    Full Member

    My SIR.9…

    IMAG0417 by pten2106, on Flickr

    It’s predecessor in different guises…


    On-One Inbred 29er-02 by pten2106, on Flickr


    IMAG0200 by pten2106, on Flickr

    In a way I really miss the Inbred, for what it cost it was a fab bike. The Niner is nice though. Very light & so comfy. Did Cannocks Monkey Trail on it tonight, clearly not the right tool for it, but held its own. πŸ™‚

    Premier Icon Singlespeed_Shep
    Free Member

    Pace rc129, currently with 1×9

    Premier Icon fenred
    Free Member

    takisawa2 , I’ve seen other pics of your SIR 9, front end on, can you post please? *draaaaawwwwls*

    Edit- SS shep, that Pace looks amazing…A good job well done!

Viewing 40 posts - 1 through 40 (of 56 total)

The topic ‘Show me your rigid 29er's please’ is closed to new replies.