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Hey guys -

Just bought a new Carbine 29er after selling my Tracer T275. Complete bike came with 160mm rotors and that's just not gonna cut it.

Will a 203mm rotor clear the frame on the rear? Anybody try this?
 

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it should. Intense always spec their frame to take up to 203mm.

Mine has 180mm, and still has room for bigger one.

Hey guys -

Just bought a new Carbine 29er after selling my Tracer T275. Complete bike came with 160mm rotors and that's just not gonna cut it.

Will a 203mm rotor clear the frame on the rear? Anybody try this?
 

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Curious to know why the switch from 27.5 to 29?
Because why not? :)
Honestly, I just wanted to try something new. I'm NOT a great climber (especially slower-speed technical climbing), and I've been told the 29" wheels help with that.



Just did a quickie 10-mile +2100ft loop up here @ Tiger Mountain and this bike absolutely kills it in every regard.

Stoked.
 
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