Notices
Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals. Use this subforum for all requests as to "How much is this vintage bike worth?"Do NOT try to sell it in here, use the Marketplaces.

Specilized Rockhopper

Old 11-29-20, 01:44 PM
  #1  
mtn_cyclist
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: Westminster, CO
Posts: 80

Bikes: Motobecane Fantom Cross Ti, Litespeed Obed, Fandango DC9 tandem, Motobecane Fantom Boost Ti

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 27 Post(s)
Liked 11 Times in 7 Posts
Specilized Rockhopper

I have an old Specialized Rockhopper in small size. Needs some love but solid overall. Alivio components. I don't know the year but it's early. Approximate value? Thanks!
UPDATE--1989 model year

Last edited by mtn_cyclist; 11-30-20 at 08:38 AM.
mtn_cyclist is offline  
Old 11-29-20, 03:21 PM
  #2  
katsup
Senior Member
 
katsup's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2016
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,472

Bikes: 2021 Polygon Siskiu T8, Soma Fog Cutter, 1992 Trek 970

Mentioned: 15 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 507 Post(s)
Liked 347 Times in 202 Posts
Needs work, $40-$50 as is.
katsup is offline  
Old 11-29-20, 05:47 PM
  #3  
Bianchigirll 
Bianchi Goddess
 
Bianchigirll's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Shady Pines Retirement Fort Wayne, In
Posts: 27,393

Bikes: Too many to list here check my signature.

Mentioned: 145 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1962 Post(s)
Liked 763 Times in 476 Posts
It might be a ‘95. https://www.bikepedia.com/QuickBike/...del=Rockhopper
__________________
Bianchis '90 Proto, '90 Campione del Fausto Giamondi Specialisma Italiano Mundo, '91 Boarala 'cross, '93 Project 3, '86 Volpe, '97 Ti Megatube, '93 Reparto Corse SBX

Others but still loved; '80 Batavus Professional, '87 Cornelo, '?? Jane Doe (still on the drawing board), '90ish Haro Escape SLX Bertoni "Speckled Trout"
Bianchigirll is offline  
Old 11-29-20, 07:35 PM
  #4  
Mr. 66
Senior Member
 
Mr. 66's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Posts: 1,656
Mentioned: 29 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 511 Post(s)
Liked 364 Times in 261 Posts
I sold a clean Rockhopper frame for $65, it was a very good deal I thought for the buyer. I would think if it is serviced and clean perhaps $225, maybe a little more depending on your location.
Mr. 66 is offline  
Old 12-01-20, 06:42 AM
  #5  
T-Mar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 21,302
Mentioned: 567 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3919 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 1,408 Times in 1,020 Posts
This is well into the 1990s as Alivio wasn't even introduced until 1994. However, the 1994 Rockhopper used STI so, as BG states, this appears to be the 1995 model. It may present a lot better once cleaned up but as it sits, it's a sub-$100 US bicycle.
T-Mar is offline  
Old 12-01-20, 12:14 PM
  #6  
vespasianus
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2019
Location: In the south but from North
Posts: 338

Bikes: Turner 5-Spot Burner converted; IBIS Ripley, Specialized Crave, Tommasini Sintesi, Cinelli Superstar

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 161 Post(s)
Liked 148 Times in 76 Posts
That is a 1995 as Bianchigirl says. I had that same exact bike.

With that said, the components look shot and the bike looks like it needs some work. $50-$100 is about right.
vespasianus is offline  
Old 12-02-20, 05:35 PM
  #7  
Clang
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: South of the Twin Cities, MN
Posts: 3,840
Mentioned: 17 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 742 Post(s)
Liked 440 Times in 329 Posts
Also of note, those Alivio cranks may be under Shimano recall https://bike.shimano.com/en-US/infor...12-cranks.html
Clang is offline  

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


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.