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Old 09-22-05, 11:42 AM
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some advice please

hi all just looking for some advice my wife and i were going to get a couple of bikes at the weekend we go along the so called typical cycle tracks and paths but i go off road with the m8s sometimes as well. As we aren't looking for anything to fancy we saw in one of the local shops 2 saracen roughtrax mountain bikes for 190.00 pounds for both and were told allthough they wern't anything special they are great value for money and are a right good strong bike Any info would be great cheers
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Old 09-22-05, 11:52 AM
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Good but basic bikes. Suitable for towpaths, tracks and other sustrans type routes. Won't take really extreme surfaces, but for an intro to normal mtbing they're fine - and at 190 for the two, very good value.

Beware, however - your wallet will be taking a pounding sometime next year when you feel the urge to test yourselves on rougher routes
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