Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

Mountain Biking Mountain biking is one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Check out this forum to discuss the latest tips, tricks, gear and equipment in the world of mountain biking.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-03-08, 08:25 PM   #1
psycho d
dirtbag
Thread Starter
 
psycho d's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: SLO town
Bikes: Giant full suspension, Surly LHT, something Italian soon!
Posts: 119
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
When did Hardrocks stop being US Made?

Just curious when these Specialized were sent overseas to be made.
d

Last edited by psycho d; 03-03-08 at 08:28 PM. Reason: Wrong message
psycho d is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-03-08, 08:29 PM   #2
PhattTyre
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Portland, OR
Bikes: 07 Fisher Paragon, 00' Lemond Buenos Aries, Specialized Langster, Schwinn World Sport SS townie, 99 SS-Works single speed conversion, early 90s Raleigh roadie rain bike, 07 Fisher Rig, Trek 520, and a home-modified chopper
Posts: 707
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
LHTs use 26" wheels in sizes 54cm and smaller and 700c in 56cm and bigger. Different wheels, different tires.

Now what I don't know is why they didn't just stick with Conti tires through the whole line. Those WTBs are soft, roll slow, wear fast, and are easy to puncture.

Edit: You might get a better answer over in the touring forum.
PhattTyre is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:27 AM.