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Old 08-12-19, 08:24 PM
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Originally Posted by BluesDawg View Post
Sometimes I go pretty fast on this with drop bars and no suspension.

I usually go faster when I'm on this one with 130mm travel in front and 120mm in back.
Love the Niner Benny. There are some drop bar gravel/trail riders I see around here on fire roads and some of the milder trails. They all seem to be young and/or super fit.
I have a loop I do from home which has a lot of climbing and some dirt sections with sand and loose rocks. I've been doing it on my Gunnar which has similar geometry to a cross bike. A gravel bike would be great for that.
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