Saracen Amplitude 1 DJ/MtnX

4.2/5 (5 Reviews)


Product Description

Price - £250

Frame - *NEW* 4130 cromoly steel dirt jump frame. Gusseted for strength. Short wheel base. 24' wheels.

Fork - Rigid BMX style straight power fork made from 4130 cromoly steel, with V brake bosses and disc mounts

Gear System - Single Speed set up with 36t chainset and 16t rear sprocket, low maintenance and reliable for dirt and jump riding.

Wheelset - EX-S extreme use rim built as 24' on nutted alloy hubs, shod with Kenda 2.3' front tyre and 1.95' rear. Fast rolling and tough, for dirt or urban use.

Brakes - 'V' type brakes, for powerful reliable stopping.

Crankset - Saracen Dirt/Jump riding 36T single speed chainset with 6 spline axle fit bottom bracket. Built for stiffness and strength.

Finishing - High strength Saracen “Blade' welded handlebar and forged dirt jump stem. Dirt jump saddle



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User Reviews

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by bangarang a Cross Country Rider

Date Reviewed: November 24, 2012

Strengths:    Brilliant bike, comfortable seat.

Weaknesses:    Bottom bracket bearings collapsed on mine after 3.5 years of owning it from new. 3 months later I still have not managed to get the new bearings to fix it.

Bottom Line:   
Not bad.

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Price Paid:    $110.00

Purchased At:   Halfords


Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:3
Submitted by Dayle a Weekend Warrior from england

Date Reviewed: May 10, 2011

Strengths:    Steel Frame Nice and Strong lightweight very smooth

Weaknesses:    headset comes loose often

Bottom Line:   
reeally nice on the dirt jumps nice and lightweight lovely to ride

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Favorite Trail:   black run Aston Hills

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $50.00

Purchased At:   Private Seller

Similar Products Used:   pinnacle camino ltd edt
specialized hardrock sport


Bike Setup:   manitou axel forks shimano deore lx hydro brake
single speed kenda k rad tyres

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Jono Goodwin a Downhiller from Derbyshire

Date Reviewed: October 7, 2009

Strengths:    Everything

Weaknesses:    Headset Loose

Bottom Line:   
got it off evay for £70 what a bargain but mines the 1 year older version with a skull on chain and a front disc brake

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Favorite Trail:   Hopton Woods

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $70.00

Purchased At:   Ebay

Similar Products Used:   X-Rated Dirtjump

Bike Setup:   Orange Coulered Grips, Launch Forks, Saracen Seat, Single Gear Chain

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:2
Submitted by jakel145 a Downhiller from uk

Date Reviewed: April 15, 2009

Strengths:    brilliant bike strong light frame excellent for the money

Weaknesses:    cant think of any

Bottom Line:   
if your going to get one for dirt jumping then id probably advise you to get some decent front suspension but all in all its an excellant bike for the money

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Favorite Trail:   wild park

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $150.00

Purchased At:   private seller (off

Similar Products Used:   ns suburban

Bike Setup:   rock shox tora suspension, dmr saddle, dmr moto tyres, dmr grips, v8 pedals, gusset chain tensioner

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by saulty a Weekend Warrior from Stoke - On - Trent

Date Reviewed: July 25, 2008

Strengths:    Had this bike as my other bike was stolen (giant trials team)...
and so far its a great bike, just needs a chain tensioner and the wheel moving forward as mine moved forward if i used force on the pedals but apart from that its a strong bike and quite light...also looks good =)


Weaknesses:    back wheel as noted above, use a jugnut as its cheaper and tensions and keeps wheel forward....

Bottom Line:   
worth the money and lots of fun as it can go on the skate ramps fine and get off road... its just a big bmx lots of fun..

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Favorite Trail:   Dont use trails use streets

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $180.00

Purchased At:   Halfords

Similar Products Used:   giant trials team....

Bike Setup:   saracen amplitude ....

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