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GT 2001 Fueler BMX Bike

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $546.00

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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Marrk a Weekend Warrior from Timonium,MD,USA

Date Reviewed: May 13, 2002

Strengths:    Very Solid Frame, don't worry about cracking this one! If you do then you're either too fat to be riding, or jumping off of 10 story buildings!Oversized(31.6mm)seatpost,built in clamp, reinforced toptube on both ends,made for 14 mm. axles, 7mm thick dropouts, slick looking, and good color(flesh)...more like a light tan.

Weaknesses:    everything on the rear end is cramped....990's, chainwheel, and crank have little room to breathe...a little on the heavy side, could do with a lighter fork/seatpost

Bottom Line:   
Since GT is now MIA then good luck finding this one, they are still on Ebay, if you can catch them.....You are gonna want to change the seatpost, and forks that it usually comes with, and since it has 14mm axles, plan to spend some bucks on wheels. This Bike is intended for the wild and crazy, and the stylish air hogs1 All around awesome buy that will not let you down....You'll break before it does, and thats a fact. If you want to slim it down go with aluminum all around it, but try to stay with 7075, its harder than the 6061, and remember you get what you pay for in components so be nice and spend some money, because you don't want to buy parts that you will need to replace, this bike is meant for the hardest riders out there...and those who want to be...don't buy it unless you intend to use it!!

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Favorite Trail:   local trails???

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $600.00

Purchased At:   piece by piece from ebay,

Similar Products Used:   this is the only Gt frame worth buying...the GT Box cracks people!!! Don't buy it ....go with the Fueler if you can still find one!!!

Bike Setup:   2001 GT Fueler Frame(flesh)..chrome 4130 GT fork w/ welded star nut, Specialized casket stem 1 1/8" threadless, Kore Candybars(chrome, no sweep), Gt Alloy Pro-sealed 3 piece crankset,Pig DH Pro sealed Headset(chrome), Dia Compe 990 silver rear brake, Dirty Harry Brake Lever(black), Haro Fusion 44t chainwheel, Odyssey sealed triple trap silver pedals, GT MTB 31.6mm alloy micro adjust seatpost(black), Selle Italia Nitrox seat(white)...hard and light, Ritchey Grips(black), Redline 14mm sealed 5 spoke hubs(black) with alex double walled 44 spoke mx22's(silver), Kenda Kikzumbut tires(20x1.95)75 psi in each tire, triple thick tubes with a 2.4mm tube thickness!...Haro Fusion chain tensioner, and a homemade (welded) tensioner, KMC chain, lizardskins black chainstay protector, 16 tooth ACS claws chrome freewheel

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