Originally Posted by Para504
Basically identical bikes, the difference being in the stroke / power characteristics. Sounds like the 530 would be a good match for you. If you were doing a lot of single track & occassional DS rides, I'd probably opt for the 450 only because of the perceived "swing weight" (standing weight is the same). Same reason guys may pick a 400 over a 450... again, same bike except the piston/stroke.
T^hanks for the info.....Now I just need the $$$$$$