Trek EX8

Discussion in 'Post Your Ride' started by gtryder, Jan 8, 2017.

  1. gtryder

    gtryder Squid

    Just picked this up last week, 2017 Trek EX8
    (Have since removed the reflectors)
  2. moorey

    moorey Isn't flammable.

    Welcome (remove the dork disc too) :yo:
  3. mrx78u

    mrx78u Likes Dirt

    Nice. Was going to pull the trigger on a 9 but hated the colour (like the black/red of the 8) ended up buying a 9.8. Only had a few rides so far and loving it.
  4. gtryder

    gtryder Squid

    I was considering the 9.8 as well, but In the end I didnt know if it was worth me spending that much as I'm only a newbie.
  5. moorey

    moorey Isn't flammable.

    No one will know once that plastic protector is gone :hug:
  6. pink poodle

    pink poodle Clinically Inane

    Be careful you don't remove anything structural. Those reflectors help balance the spoke tension.

    The colour scheme appeals to me. For a noob you have good tastes.
  7. JTmofo

    JTmofo XC Enthusiast

    That is a nice bike. But how short is the travel of the seat post?

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    Last edited: Jan 8, 2017
  8. gtryder

    gtryder Squid

    Will take care of that next, but first the bike has to go back to the shop cause there's a problem with the rear shock
  9. gtryder

    gtryder Squid

    I don't know the specs but seems to have a fair bit
  10. moorey

    moorey Isn't flammable.

    Can you reach the pedals if you fully lift that puppy? It looks waaaay to far out of the frame to me.
  11. gtryder

    gtryder Squid

    Might have to play around with it, that was just how the shop set it up / that photo was taken the day I picked it up as soon as I got it out of the car
  12. link1896

    link1896 Eats Squid

    What's wrong with the rear shock?
  13. pink poodle

    pink poodle Clinically Inane

    I can see how this shop fitting went...

    "are you being served sir? Mr Humphrey's shall fit you for your bike.bthe first measurement is your inside leg."
  14. Hellyeah

    Hellyeah Likes Bikes and Dirt

    You tards are chunts

    Nice bike chumpy
  15. pink poodle

    pink poodle Clinically Inane

    I think this has been well proven Dr Watson.
  16. gtryder

    gtryder Squid

    Its lost all adjustment / stuck on the softest setting.
  17. moorey

    moorey Isn't flammable.

    On the basic fox shocks, the lever is just for decoration.
  18. doihoi

    doihoi Likes Dirt

    Keep dem reflectors on, for safety reasons you know haha

    Jokes, neat bike dude!

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