Chromag Bikes Stylus DJ/MtnX

5/5 (3 Reviews)
Weight : 6.85lbs


Product Description

The possibilities are endless, the Stylus is a rugged, agile model that is ready for anything. An affordably priced frame that includes all the features and detail you would expect from a Chromag.

Features:
  • Solid durable construction
  • Versatile compact geometry
  • cnc machined Yoke for up to 2.8 rear tire clearance
  • cnc machined dropouts
  • two piece machined seattube
  • large-flange reinforced headtube


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    Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by perttime a Weekend Warrior from Finland

    Date Reviewed: May 14, 2011

    Strengths:    Low top tube, for a trail bike
    Geometry works
    Strong and stiff
    Well Engineered, well executed


    Weaknesses:    It is not light :)

    Bottom Line:   
    My set up is strange: a rigid, bomb proof, singlespeed trail bike.

    The bike is nimble around tight turns. Stability is still surprisingly good if I get to higher speeds. Going down some steepish spots, the slightly slack head angle inspires more confidence than my previous bike with steeper HA and 130mm fork. BB height is good for minimizing pedal strikes but still low enough for handling. Chain stays are short, which is great for getting the front of the bike up, over, and around things.

    The low top tube and short seat tube are great for us ... leg-length-challenged people.

    Obviously, the rigid fork I put on my bike requires some special attention on rough ground. But that is my choice.

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    Duration Product Used:   1 Year

    Price Paid:    $600.00

    Purchased At:   bikeselection.fr

    Similar Products Used:   Banshee Scirocco
    2soulscycles Funtail


    Bike Setup:   Chromag Stylus frame: Medium, Black.
    Rigid fork (Identiti 465mm A to C, DJ fork)
    Singlespeed, Saint Cranks,
    Blackspire Stinger as chain tensioner,
    Mavic 721 rims, Hope SS/Trials rear hub, Marzochi front hub,
    Schwalbe Fat Albert tires now,
    Blackspire flat bar shortened to 750mm, or so,
    Seat remains at XC height.

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Chris from Munich

    Date Reviewed: September 6, 2007

    Strengths:    strong, reliable, great attention to detail, perfect balanced geometry, unique...!

    Weaknesses:    none so faar

    Bottom Line:   
    this is it - my number one trail devil without compromise, stiff like hell, ride it whereever you need a trail companion - absolutely trouble free - Thanks Ian!

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    Duration Product Used:   1 Year

    Similar Products Used:   there is just Chromag

    Bike Setup:   Pike 426, X9 Group, DT Hügi FR wheelset, Chromag Cutblock stem, Chromag minimalist post, Chromag Trailmaster saddle, Avid Juicy 7, Schwalbe Big Betty tires

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Pete a Cross Country Rider from Whistler, BC

    Date Reviewed: April 18, 2007

    Strengths:    Very Stiff lots of pop well balanced very fun inspires confidence

    Weaknesses:    none, except a little on the heavier side but that you get used to

    Bottom Line:   
    Amazing bike for the price, plus chromag takes care of their customers!

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    Duration Product Used:   3 months

    Similar Products Used:   Chromag TRL

    Bike Setup:   Pike Air Saint Brakes Diablus cranks Highrollers

    Reviews 1 - 3 (3 Reviews Total)

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    Trans Am vs. Stylus

    Looking to finally build a steel 26 ht and just wanted some opinions on differences in the frames and they way they ride from those that are riding them. I know both have loyal followings and I will mostly be trail/am/training/fun and would like to option to switch the style of riding. I'm wanting p ... Read More »

    Can’t choose: Sovereign, Stylus, BFE or TransAM

    I am planning a new build this winter as a little Xmas present to myself………because I deserve it :D Was going to get an OnOne 456 or a BluePig, but have now decided to splurge and get my dream HT frame. The only problem is that I have 4 dream HT frames and no way to test any of them. Evil Sov ... Read More »

    Stylus or Pig

    hey guys, i'm currently torn between these two. maybe you can help me decide. stylus is used but costs less than a brand new pig. i can get the pig locally, stylus is abroad and i'll have to wait a while (2mos. the least) if i want it shipped for free. ragley recommends a size 16 for my height ... Read More »

    Stylus or Pig

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    sovereign versus stylus

    im in two minds, ive been planning to build a hardcore hardtail for a few weeks now i have two specs and dont know which to build. ive got an intense tracer that i use for light freeride and downhill. im trying to build a hardtail for the same purposes, so i can train on it, but stuck on which ... Read More »

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