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 05-21-08, 05:01 PM   #1
Hobberz18
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2008
Bikes:
Posts: 9
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
2008 Specialized Rockhopper Disc vs 2008 Cannondale F5

Which bike has superior specs.

SPECIALIZED RH DISC

FRAME M4 manipulated alloy frame, butted ORE DT, forged dropouts w/ replaceable 98954020 alloy hanger, disc only
FORK RockShox Tora 302 SL, 100mm, 32mm Cr-Mo stanchions and alloy steerer, Mag lower, coil spring, preload adj., LO w/ reb. adj.
HEADSET 1 1/8" threadless
STEM Specialized 3D forged alloy w/ graphic, four bolt clamp, 7 degree rise
HANDLEBARS Specialized alloy butted 31.8mm XC rise w/ graphic, 640mm wide, 8 degree back, 8 degree up sweep
TAPE/GRIPS Specialized Enduro, dual density Kraton
FRONT BRAKE Avid Juicy 3 SL, hydraulic, 6" G2 clean sweep rotor
REAR BRAKE Avid Juicy 3 SL, hydraulic, 6" G2 Clean Sweep rotor
BRAKE LEVERS Avid Juicy 3 SL, hydraulic
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano Deore FD-M530, 34.9mm clamp
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano LX RD-M581, SGS cage
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano Deore SL-M530 trigger
CASSETTE FREEWHEEL Shimano HG-50, 9-speed, 11-34t
CHAIN KMC X9, 1/2" x 3/32" w/ reusable Missing Link
CRANKSET Shimano FC-M442-8, replaceable rings w/ alloy outer, Octalink Spline
CHAINRINGS 44A/32S/22S
BOTTOM BRACKET Shimano BB-ES25, Octalink spline, cartridge bearing, 68 x 118mm for 50mm chainline
PEDALS Specialized alloy 1pc body and cage, 9/16"
RIMS Specialized/Alex RHD 26, double wall, eyelets, for disc brakes
FRONT HUB Specialized Hi Lo disc, 28h, CNC flange and disc mount, polished races, alloy QR
REAR HUB Specialized Hi Lo disc, cassette, 32h, CNC flanges and disc mount, polished races, alloy QR
SPOKES 1.8mm (15g) stainless, alloy nipples, black
FRONT TIRE Specialized Fast Trak LK Sport, 26x2.0", 60TPI, wire bead
REAR TIRE Specialized Fast Trak LK Sport, 26x2.0", 60TPI, wire bead
TUBES Specialized schraeder valve
SADDLE Specialized Indie XC, 143mm width
SEAT POST Specialized butted alloy, two bolt micro adjust head, 30.9mm
SEAT BINDER Specialized alloy w/ QR, brass washer
NOTES Chain stay protector, reflectors, clear coat, owners manual


CANNONDALE F5

Frame CO2 SL Alloy HeadShok
Fork Rock Shox Dart 3 w/ Turn Key Lock Out , 100 mm
Rear Shock N/A
Rims WTB Speed Disc All Mountain, 32 hole
Hubs Shimano RM65 disc
Spokes Stainless Steel
Tires CST Caballero, 26 x 2.1"
Pedals Wellgo alloy platform
Crank TruVativ ISO-Flow
Chain KMC 9-speed
Rear Cogs SRAM PG-950, 11-34
Bottom Bracket FSA TH-7420ST
Front Derailleur SRAM X-7
Rear Derailleur SRAM X-5
Shifters SRAM X-5 Trigger 9-speed
Handlebars Cannondale C3, 20 mm rise
Stem Cannondale XC3 1 1/8", 31.8 mm
Headset Cannondale Converter
Brakeset Shimano BR-M415 Mechanical Disc
Brakelevers Cannondale XC
Saddle Cannondale XC
Seat Post Kalloy SP-359
Sizes S, M, L, X
Extras Cannondale V-Tech Grip, Montague "Clix" Front QR
Hobberz18 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-08, 05:11 PM   #2
BenLi
Hardrocker
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Bikes:
Posts: 1,569
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
The Rockhopper.
BenLi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-08, 09:40 PM   #3
Kaspersky
Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2008
Bikes:
Posts: 4
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Rockhooper
Kaspersky is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-23-08, 07:53 AM   #4
bac
Senior Member
 
bac's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Pennsylvania
Bikes: Too many to list!
Posts: 7,481
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kaspersky View Post
Rockhooper
+ at least 1

... Brad
bac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-23-08, 07:47 PM   #5
EthanYQX
Why not?
 
EthanYQX's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Canada
Bikes: Giant STP 2
Posts: 845
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Yup.
EthanYQX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-08, 10:15 PM   #6
AnonyMust
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Bikes:
Posts: 47
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
What's the price of the F5?
AnonyMust is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-08, 10:30 PM   #7
Dannihilator
User Title
 
Dannihilator's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Annandale, New Jersey
Bikes: 2014 Surly Steamroller, 1989 Nishiki Altron
Posts: 19,419
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Rockhopper.
__________________
Signature.
Dannihilator is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-08, 11:32 AM   #8
zephyr16
******.
 
zephyr16's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: winnipeg
Bikes:
Posts: 275
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
the rockhopper, but they are both overpriced

find a giant, like an xtc2
zephyr16 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 09:28 PM.