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Old 12-17-2012, 08:45 AM   #26610
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Originally Posted by Gummee! View Post
That's the point where you pull out the chain tool and make a SS out of the bike so he can ride out.

Emergency surgery on mtn bikes can be fun. ...as long as its not your bike!

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The timing of the hanger snap was perfect. Happened close to the bottom of the downhill. Coasted out onto pavement, smooth easy tow ride to parking lot. If you ever head to southwest VA, I suggest the trails at Douthat State Park to experience it for yourself, but a SS won't go very far there.
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