Just courious how many of you use as your main ride a bike 10 years or older. I was using a 2003 FS Stumpy, but now have switched over to a 1996 Schwinn HG hardtail. All the componetry is 96-98 XT, XTR including a 96 Judy XC. 8 speed, V-brakes and what not. It's dated, but works for me.