Old 12-01-06, 04:30 PM
The Great Stonk
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Originally Posted by Manik
My personaly understanding of kona is that you do indeed pay for the brand, however the bikes are well made and durable.

Here is a mongoose that looks like it has some nice specs
is this any better?
indeed they are generally well made, but, cheap components are still cheap components no matter how well they are put together.

the main thing that annoys me on the fire mountain is that its fitted with a screw on freewheel and only uses acera/alivio derailleurs, at this price point i really think thats poor from such a big brand name.
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