My 2017 Alta Redshift MX - Century Club!

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5/22/2018 7:05 AM

Well, I did it. I joined the "Century Club". I drank 100 shots of beer every minute for 100 minutes... oh, wait, that was colidge. And I did do that a few times, but, sorry, I digress.

I just recently surpassed 100 hours on my 2017 Alta Redshift MX. I bought it last year on June 1, 2017, and I have ridden/raced the snot out of it, and I don't do much to it besides lube the chain and wash it once in a while. I get my wrenching fix by working on some vintage and big-bore 2-stroke bikes I have... and my son's KX85 always seems to be needing something.

Here is what wore out on the Alta in those 100 hours:

grips (my fault from a tip-over)
tires
rear brake pads
chain and sprockets
chain guide block and swingarm chain slider

I have also noticed my gear is wearing out a lot faster, because I am riding more than ever now!

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Love + Trust + Honesty (or an Alta) = Long Lasting Relationship

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5/22/2018 12:46 PM

Hella jealous man! Can't wait till they come down in price and get more main-stream.

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5/22/2018 1:06 PM

Wow. Only 900 hours left before a "top end". smile

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5/23/2018 4:43 AM

Ted722 wrote:

Wow. Only 900 hours left before a "top end". smile

smile I might push it and try to go 1200 hours...

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