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Old 01-20-21, 09:53 AM
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Originally Posted by prj71 View Post
It may be fine to ride on real trails. The question then becomes is it enjoyable when compared to what's available on the market right now? Obviously something is amiss about this bike the way it is because the OP is asking about upgrades to make the riding experience more enjoyable. I guess if a person has never been on a newer bike for comparison purposes then "you don't know what you don't know."

If he has a bad back as claimed...the best thing he could do is get something with a little more squish that is easier on the body.
Of course a better bike would be better, but a dropper is a lot cheaper, and he will likely be able to use it on the next bike if he ends up getting a new one.
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