Focus Black Forest 4

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MutantMeteor
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Focus Black Forest 4

Postby MutantMeteor » Sun May 26, 2013 14:25 pm

Can anyone give me a view on the below spec it's currently £700. The concern I have is that I already own a focus whistler and I'm not sure how much of a jump I'm getting from the existing bike.


Specification
Frame Focus Black Forest alloy
Fork Rock Shox XC 30 TK RL 100mm
Tires Continental X-King, foldable, 55-559
Drivetrain Shimano XT
Brakes Tektro Auriga Pro
Handlebar Concept EX
Stem Concept EX
Seatpost Concept EX
Saddle Concept

Existing spec is

Frame aluminium
Forks suntour xct v2 lockout 80mm
Chainset Fsa Deore
Brakes shimano v brakes
Rims black comp double wall aluminium

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Re: Focus Black Forest 4

Postby supersonic » Sun May 26, 2013 14:28 pm

The bike is quite a bit better than your existing one - hydraulic fork and brakes for a start offer advantages.


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