carrera banshee x or kona kikapu

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carrera banshee x or kona kikapu

Postby pebbles » Mon Jun 04, 2007 11:38 am

Ive got 700 pounds to spend on a bike is it possible 2 get a full susser for this price, ive seen the banshee x at 650 or the kikapu at 600.Are any of these bikes any good thanks any comments welcome.

banshee x

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Postby LostJimXC » Mon Jun 04, 2007 11:45 am

i found the kikapu and deluxe version quite heavy, not sure about the banshee unfortunately. the weight stopped me buying the deluxe. checking out Gt-idrive XCR 5 now, œ899 bit over your budget (and mine) lol

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Postby pebbles » Mon Jun 04, 2007 14:04 pm

its for my teenage son he does a lot of downhill and a little bit of jumping.ive heard the banshee x is really heavy but ive been to halfords and it does not seem that bad, his mate has a specilized p2 cromo thay seems just as heavy to me.thanks for your opinions so far

banshee x

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Postby pebbles » Tue Jun 05, 2007 10:22 am

thankyou supersonic my sons heart seems set on the banshee x but we are going to take a look at some similar priced hardtails.will let u know what he ends up with

banshee x


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