Specialized Fuse III BMX Bike

4.5/5 (6 Reviews)

Product Description

  • Full Cr-Mo frame
  • Cr-Mo 2-piece bars
  • Durable Fuse Rear Hub
  • Tough Sun double wall Rims

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Reviews 1 - 6 (6 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Stephanie short

Date Reviewed: June 1, 2013

Strengths:    great for jumps,fun to ride can hop curbs easy handles urban jumps and obstacles well. Acceleration is quick and is really capable of going really fast.

Weaknesses:    not good for long rides, can be uncomfortable if ridden for long periods of time. not good if you want to take a long ride.

Bottom Line:   
its a good bike if you want to hit jumps or ride around with your friends but if you want to take a long bike ride not so good.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by wrestler1995 a Weekend Warrior from oakhurst,CA,usa

Date Reviewed: February 6, 2010

Strengths:    This bike Probably is the best bike I've ever ridden ....i've had for about eight months and not one major problem...the slight problem was since i dirt jump alot i needed some tightening up on the rear end... over all it's pretty light! you can definitely lighten it if you want without losing ANY STRENGTH!!!! VERY GOOD BIKE!!!!

Weaknesses:    THE GRIP END GIVE OUT AFTER ABOUT THREE MONTHS GIVE OR TAKE HOW YOU TREAT YOU PRIZE POSSESSION!!!! also when you ride it totally stock without tuning about after two to three months the back hub will get really tight...there for making really hard to pedal...DO NOT RIDE IT WHEN IT'S LIKE THAT , GETT IT LOOKED RIGHT AWAY!!!

Bottom Line:   
Strength!!!!! fairly light.... around twenty six to twenty seven lbs. GREAT VALUE FOR WHAT IT'S WORTH... ONLY THING BETTER IS THE FUZE 4 BUT FUZE 3 IS AMAZING!!!

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Favorite Trail:   MCC

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $400.00

Purchased At:   Yosemite Bikes

Similar Products Used:   SOME SIMILAR BIKES TO THIS ONE ARE: TWO-HIP,Subrosa,KINK,and FIT,all great bikes but fuses are stronger then all them!

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by dillio53 a Racer from montana

Date Reviewed: February 4, 2010

Strengths:    overall one of the best bikes ive ever riden.

Weaknesses:    the grips suck though

Bottom Line:   
amzing bike for all riders pro and beginer

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Favorite Trail:   off road trails

Duration Product Used:   Tested or demo'ed only

Similar Products Used:   haro f2 mongoose

Bike Setup:   stock

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by bmxin ftw a Weekend Warrior from Lawrence,Kansas,United States

Date Reviewed: September 10, 2008

Strengths:    Everything this bike is the best you will get for the money i would pay 450 easy for this awsome bike.

Weaknesses:    none there are just the extra things that you can add on to bmx bikes but overal perfect.

Bottom Line:   
This is a awsome bike and i would recomend this to anyone who is a bmxer or is trying to become one or even if your just wanting a bike this is a great deal. Wow is all you can say for this amazing bike look forward to some of my vids ttyl.

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Favorite Trail:   Parks or anything awsome deal town,dirt,parks you name it

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $250.00

Purchased At:   sunflower bike shop

Similar Products Used:   none like this

Bike Setup:   awsome setup never would go different for the money

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by caleb from IL

Date Reviewed: August 25, 2007

Strengths:    pretty much everything. its light 27lbs without the pegs 29lbs with the pegs i took them off. its really strong and can really take a beating. good cranks (3 piece) and gears. brakes are good but need tightened after the first few weeks just like any other new bike.

Weaknesses:    grips can get slick so i recommend getting gloves. the pedals
do not have removable spikes so your feet can slip off sometimes. i dont use pegs so i took them off because my heel would hit them all the time when landing and im 5'6"
so it not like im to big.

Bottom Line:   
i love it. very kick @$$ bike. rides insanely smooth, its light, and it looks sweet mine is a 2008 model and believe me it looks sick. wear gloves, maybe get new grips. take the pegs off.

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Favorite Trail:   dirt, some street

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $400.00

Purchased At:   little ades bike shop

Similar Products Used:   haro, fit.

Bike Setup:   stock. the only things i want change are the grips (because i messed them up) and the pedals.

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by steve from san lorenzo ca usa

Date Reviewed: January 28, 2007

Strengths:    Tuff as nails, great drive train and gear ratio, not very heavy like alot of the jump bikes. The stock components hold up and are all top notch. The pegs are very nice though a little heavy and have a great integrated anti-twist mechanism. I really like the fact it came with a long seat post, the way to my nearest course is around 2 miles, so I like to sit up a little to get there.

Weaknesses:    none at all for fun! For comps I'd get a lighter set of pegs for both sides, (it comes with a half set), and I'd chop the seat and the bars a little. For fun the pegs will last a long time even for a serious grinder. Front brake was hard to find, if you don't nose stall you won't miss it. I also would have preferred an anti-twist brake assembly for bar spins, but that's me.

Bottom Line:   
Tough responsive and the balance of the bike is spot on. You can pay a bunch for a stree/vert bike but I beat em up, so I go with good and affordable, unless you're Mirra, Hoffman, or Nyquist, you are probably getting as good a bike as you'll ever need.

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Favorite Trail:   anything not made for a bike

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $360.00

Purchased At:   bicycle garage

Similar Products Used:   Alot of the new breed bmx stuff and a ton of the old school, Patterson long 83' all original with 1/2" sew ups my race bike,Still!.

Bike Setup:   All stock the way the F3 comes.

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