Mountain Biking - Heavy riders + GT IDXC = ???
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07-10-06, 09:54 AM
Can't find too much info on the GT IDXC 3.0 (or even 2.0-4.0) bikes when it comes to how strong they actually are. Found one thread where someone broke the frame and was 200lbs or so - but could have been a "fluke" since it happens.
Anyone out there have one of these bikes and weigh 240+?
Thanks in advance!
07-12-06, 05:45 AM
Guess it's not a popular bike?!
07-12-06, 10:03 PM
A local guy broke one at the shock mount, he was around 200.
07-12-06, 10:18 PM
Wow! Weak there too eh.
Do you know which model/year it was?
07-12-06, 10:35 PM
If it's breaking with 200lbs then I wouldn't touch it at 240+.
07-13-06, 03:29 AM
Although I hear for the 05+ models they beefed it up a bit.
Btw your '07 HR is nice!
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