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Old 09-30-11, 06:46 PM   #1
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Bought a 2012 Giant XTC 2...how'd I do?

Good bike? Decent bike? Poor bike? I'm pretty much a bike noob. I do know a little about derailers though. The fact that they are Deore was one of the deciding factors of buying this bike.

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Sizes- XS, S, M, L
Colours- White/Red/Black
Frame- ALUXX SL-Grade Aluminum
Fork- RockShox XC TK Coil, 100mm Travel
Shock - N / A


COMPONENTS
Handlebar- Giant Connect 31.8
Stem Giant- Connect
Seatpost- Giant Connect, 30.9
Saddle- Giant Performance MTB
Pedals- N / A

Shifters- Shimano Deore 3x9 Speed
Front Derailleur- Shimano Deore
Rear Derailleur- Shimano Deore
Brakes- Hayes MX5, 160mm
Brake Levers- Tektro Alloy
Cassette- Shimano HG50 11x34, 9-Speed
Chain- Shimano HG-73
Crankset- FSA Gamma Drive MegaExo, 22/32/44
Bottom Bracket- FSA, Press Fit

WHEELS
Rims- Giant S-XC-2
Hubs- [F] Giant Tracker Sealed/CNC, [R] Giant Tracker Performance, 32h
Spokes- DT Swiss Competition
Tires- Schwalbe Racing Ralph, 26x2.1 Performance

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Old 09-30-11, 08:47 PM   #2
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Nice. Very decently appointed bike.

To complete the picture, what did you end up spending on it?
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Old 09-30-11, 09:03 PM   #3
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Nice. Very decently appointed bike.

To complete the picture, what did you end up spending on it?
Thanks man

Paid $800. It was on sale for $100 off. No tax either.
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Old 09-30-11, 09:13 PM   #4
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Yeah, now that you've bought it, you better like it!
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Old 10-01-11, 06:06 AM   #5
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Tell us "how you did"...how much do you ride it and how you like it. If your ridin it and lovin it then you did great. If it is sittin or you dont like the ride you may not have done so well.
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