Haro Flightline 29 Two 29er Hardtail

4.5/5 (2 Reviews)
MSRP : $525.00

Product Description

Lightweight oversized 6061 aluminum frame w/ integrated headtube, SR Suntour XCT V-4 80mm travel fork with alloy lower legs, Full Shimano shifting package and Tektro IO disc brakes. Available in White/Euro Blue and Race Red/Black colors.

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by wayne

Date Reviewed: June 19, 2012

Strengths:    Solid entry level mountian bike. The price is perfect and most of the components are the same as the big names such as Trek, Specialized and GT

Weaknesses:    Upgrade the pedals and the fork in the future.

Bottom Line:   
Great entry level mountian bike. Haro stands behind there products and value customer input. I did alot of research and compaired many bikes, the Haro has held up very well so far. I used to ride a Trek 4500. After riding the Haro, I'm pretty sure that all I got extra with the Trek was the name and paying an extra couple hundred dollars for the Trek decals. The best bike for your money

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Ihitatree a All Mountain Rider

Date Reviewed: April 29, 2012

Strengths:    Stock Haro Pivit parts are not that heavy, seat is really comfortable, price for the specs, fit and finish, looks

Weaknesses:    Suntour can't get their act together

Bottom Line:   
I got this bike for $480 from LBS. I was prepared to spend a little more, but I got on it and it just felt right.

I've taken it on several single track runs now, and it really is amazing how a sub $500 bike performs. The lockout forks are great for road or smooth trail. The gears are sharp. I just can't get enough of it.

So the weird (nothing bad)... The forks. The website says they are not lock-out... The pics say it is. Mine is, but who knows? The lockout fork usually doesn't show up until you hit the $650 price range.

Also weird... Suntour or Tektro this time, who knows? Comes with 160mm rotors. I switched them to 180mm without any adapter modification... Way better performance. I don't know WHAT to make of that!

As a bonus, the stem, bars and seat post are really not crap. I took a set of bars and stem from a comparable Specialized, and the bar + stem weight was 1kg... Bar and stem for the Pivit set was half that

The seat is really nice, haven't even wanted to change it.

Bike weighs ~ 33lbs stock (weighed with scale at home).

Nothing else to add. Just about the best $500 I've ever spent on a toy.

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Favorite Trail:   Chicopee

Price Paid:    $480.00

Purchased At:   LBS

Similar Products Used:   None, KTM 250

Bike Setup:   Avid Speed Dial 7, Ashima Air rotor 180mm F&R, Alivio shifters, 180mm flat bars

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