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2011 MDE Player Slopestyle Bike

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Another MDE bike that uses the I-link suspension system is the 2011 Player. Designed to meet the demands of slopestyle and trail parking, the 2011 MDE Player also vies for your attention with its three colors, royal purple, green and fluo yellow.

The 2011 MDE Player has the same specs as its brother frame, the Damper SX. The Player has 73mm Bsa bottom bracket and uses the MDS or MDE dropout system. Also featured on it is 140mm of rear travel and a headtube angle of 67.5 degrees on a 160mm fork. The headtube is tapered and has a 30.9mm seat post.

Lighter than the Damper, the Player weighs in at 2900 grams….

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2011 MDE Damper SX MTB

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Made for all mountain riding, the 2011 MDE Damper SX uses the I-link suspension system to keep your freeride moments memorable. Handcrafted in Italy, the Damper SX frame weighs 3280 grams without shock. It also features the MDE dropout system or MDS and is Hammershimdt ready.

The 2011 MDE Damper SX has 170mm of rear travel and a tapered headtube. Its head angle is 66.5 degrees and has a chainstay length of 435mm. A 1 1/8 semi-integrated upper and a 1.5″ standard down, makes up the headtube’s measurements. For better control, a 34,9 top swing front derailleur was integrated.

Furthermore, a 73mm bottom bracket Bsa with a BB height of 435mm, along with a 30.9 mm seatpost and ISCG 03-05 can be seen on this ride. The 2011 MDE Damper SX comes in colors of pearl gray, royal white and racing red….

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2011 MDE 69 DH

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MDE Bikes introduces the 69 DH bike for 2011. Handcrafted inn Italy, it uses MDE’s DH link suspension system where it functions linear at the start and then become progressive later on. The 2011 MDE 69 is designed for downhill racing. It features a rear travel of 210mm and a 64 degree head tube angle.

The bottom bracket height is 360mm and has a chainstay length of 17.48 inches. The MDE 69 DH frame weighs 3700 grams without shock. It also has 30mm seatpost with 1.5″ headtube. It also features BSA 83mm bottom bracket and ISCG 03 e 05 mounts.

The 2011 MDE 69 DH also uses the MDE Dropouts System or MDS and comes in colors of raw, racing red and royal white.

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2011 MDE Pusher

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MDE Bikes ushers in a new mtb downhill trail park oriented frame for 2011, the Pusher. It has a rear travel of 190mm and uses the I-link suspension system from MDE. The I-link suspension system provides progression along the compression curve of the frame. It also uses the MDS or MDE Dropout System which allows for six different choices when it comes to rear dropouts.

The 2011 MDE Pusher has a head tube angle of 65 degrees and 367mm bottom bracket height. The chainstay length is 17.40 inches and without shock, the frame weighs 3600 grams. It also uses a Bsa 83mm bottom bracket.

The seatpost for the MDE Pusher measures 30.9mm and has a 1.5″ headtube. There is no front derailleur although it has ISCQ 03-05 mounts and is Hammershimdt ready. The 2011 MDE Pusher shines in colors of fluo yellow, deep blue and racing red.

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