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GT Ruckus UF DJ/MtnX

4.11/5 (9 Reviews)

Product Description

  • Chain: KMC Z510 HX 1/8"
  • Cassette: 14T cog
  • Spokes: Stainless 14 guage
  • Handlebar: Truvativ XR Riser
  • Grips: GT Lock-Down dual density
  • Seat Clamp: GT cold forged

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Reviews 1 - 9 (9 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by street king a Weekend Warrior from australia

Date Reviewed: December 26, 2010

Strengths:    This cro mo frame is mega awesome and very strong, but can frankly dint easily if not cared for.

Weaknesses:    could come with a better colour :/

Bottom Line:   
i have spent a lot of money on this bike but its worth it! the geometry of the bike is one of the best designs for a true hardtail bike.. although THE BIKE itself could come in a better colour :/

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Favorite Trail:   street

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $1030.00

Purchased At:   only with frame

Similar Products Used:   ns bikes, norco4hun..

Bike Setup:   Rock Shox Argyle 318 coil ($450).. brand new they were $700.
eastern shaft cranks ($74)
Conspiracy bottom bracket ($66)
eastern 25t sprocket ($35.85)
odyssey twist pedals+fitbikeco stem ($45)
KMC chain ($26.85)
Spank Subrosa Royale gold front rim ($70) + laced to white spokes and a N hub forgot how much the hub and spokes were.
Spank Royale gold stem ($70)
Spank Loungebars ($100)
Alexrims FR32 back rim laced to GT stock hub ($50)
pro lock on grips gold ($35) +
front tyre: Maxxis Holly Roller ($50)
back tyre: Intense USA ($40)

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:3
Submitted by lilringa a Weekend Warrior from australia

Date Reviewed: March 28, 2010

Strengths:    Everything But The Frame

Weaknesses:    Loved everything but the frame
stress bent that on the first week,
its for sale if anyones interested (got new frame under warrenty) its going for 1,000 A.U

Bottom Line:   
perfect exept the frame

they said it wasnt covered by warranty untill i noticed it wasnt a dint it was a stress bend

Add me on msn/ myspace

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Favorite Trail:   East Albury 65 foot doubble :]

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $1356.00

Purchased At:   mathews cycles

Similar Products Used:   Buying a black market riot with rock shock argyles and a $1,000 back rim

Bike Setup:   all i have changed is the gay seat to a pivotol

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by floppygoat a Weekend Warrior from FL

Date Reviewed: December 3, 2008

Strengths:    pretty much everything about this bike is amazing. off the floor, gt equipped the ruckus uf with some sweet components. the hubs, handle bar, crank, sprockets, cassette, and crank arms are surprisingly good. other components come with the bike as well, such as forks, brakes, saddle, and stem, but may vary from dealer to dealer. for my build, the brakes, saddle, and stem are great. the cromo frame itself is top of the line as well. it is rock solid, fairly lite, and has the sweetest geometry. i have ridden several other dirt jump/urban freeride bikes, and nothing has matched this one so far.

Weaknesses:    The Suntour forks and ryno lite rims are pretty poor. i immediately upgraded to some arrow racing rims frx and manitou gold label jump series forks. other then that, you will need to purchase tensioners.

Bottom Line:   
for the buck, no bike can compare, and i mean no bike. this bike is tuff, well built, and feels great. you will not be disappointed in this bike. ya, and idiot down low, get off and go do something with your life. your a complete moron and a waste of everyone's time. no one wants to listen to you gabber about nothing. if you are that desperate for attention go the strip club. although, they may not want to listen to you either; even if you pay them. i know we don't.

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $500.00

Purchased At:   Lake Worth Cycles

Similar Products Used:   chase, dj

Bike Setup:   m

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by parker036 a Weekend Warrior from New Zealand

Date Reviewed: November 3, 2008

Strengths:    cromoly is awesme!!! this bikes rides awsome, there is no way i would ever make a switch back to alloy. short wheel base makes this bike a handle like a ninja on the trails. the wheel sets is beefy and strong so it can handle any abuse

Weaknesses:    a little heavy

Bottom Line:   
awsme as bike, good for dj, urban assault, at the skate park and if ur a meathead like me its good for a little bit of downhill and even trailriding if your fit enough and strong enough to ride it up hill. i have spent a bit of money on my bike so it handles way better then standard. defintly a bike worth spending money on.

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Favorite Trail:   old chevy

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Purchased At:   Lifecycles

Similar Products Used:   giant STP, haro Zero 8, Gt chucker, umf hardy

Bike Setup:   pike 426, hayes stroker, maxxis advantage tires, odi grips

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by ryan a Downhiller from california

Date Reviewed: October 29, 2008

Strengths:    has wheels

Weaknesses:    has brakes

Bottom Line:   
hey jackass 2 comments below me. yeah the guy who is calling people people dumb....notice how i spelled dumb? it has the letter B in it so id think calling us a dummy generation is spelled wrong. why dont you get off the internet and go ride a bike you fu*king tard. if we wanted you to grade us on our reports im sure we would let you know.

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Favorite Trail:   my own

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $2.00

Purchased At:   swap meet

Similar Products Used:   slip-n-slide

Bike Setup:   20 inch wheels

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Karnazu kinky a Weekend Warrior from EU

Date Reviewed: September 9, 2007

Strengths:    strong, nice feel and balance

Weaknesses:    wack susp.

Bottom Line:   
Dawid Cymerman?? Who do you think you are? Yes be proud of being an American! How irrelevant, go blow up some buildings so you can start a war on the 'dummy generation'. Get a life man! If you don't have anything to say about the best bike ever build, just shut it ok!?

And most important, don't downrate this bike because of people spelling wrong! How stupid is that?

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Favorite Trail:   nothshore/street

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Bike Setup:   still stock, looking for the right setup.

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by dawid cymerman a Weekend Warrior from chicago, illinois

Date Reviewed: January 10, 2007

Bottom Line:   
I'm tired of all these reviewers who can't spell, don't know how to punctuate, and generally, make me cringe when I read their poorly constructed sentences. Put down the X-Box and pick up a book, or re-watch Sesame Street. Something. I would expect that from someone who's not fluent in the English language, not Americans. You all should be ashamed of yourselves! What a dummy generation. The one flaming chili is for all of you suckers! You know who you are.

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Duration Product Used:   Tested or demo'ed only

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by aaron dawson a Weekend Warrior from scunthorpe

Date Reviewed: December 13, 2006

Strengths:    great looks light great gearage not to hard of easy good for rocking the trails jumps and street street plus the wheels are mint they will take alot to bend

Weaknesses:    forks are crap basicly stem i dont5 like black small short

Bottom Line:   
good bike abit of an allrounder realy good rims tyers nice n sticky good gearage for a 1 speed cool lucks ace bike buy it buy it its worth every penny

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Favorite Trail:   n/a

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $312.00

Purchased At:   ebay

Similar Products Used:   ruckus dj

Bike Setup:   marzoccih bombers will be ace on it also some hope mini mono also a gold planet x stem is what i have

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by luke mollett a Downhiller from cody wyoming usa

Date Reviewed: October 11, 2006

Strengths:    kick butt bike strong so far frame is strong yet light wieght taken seven foot drops to flat with low tire pressure hit the rim and didnt even throw it out of true so far im really happy with this bike oh and the seat post clamp striped and i replaced with primo clamp

Weaknesses:    suntour forks and seat post clamp

Bottom Line:   
super smooth ride for the money really happy with my bike im sure there are much better bikes but if your on a small budget and cant spend the big bucks i think its def worth it

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Favorite Trail:   cedar mountain and urban baby

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $600.00

Purchased At:   kents sports

Bike Setup:   stock except for the post clamp and manitou black fork till i have the money for a better fork

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