Sycip Diesel Singlespeed

5/5 (3 Reviews)

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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by unclesam a Cross Country Rider from San Diego, CA , USA

Date Reviewed: November 11, 2009

Strengths:    Amazing Ride, High Quality Steel, Custom Built For My Build, Not Carbon Fiber

Weaknesses:    My wife complains that I spend too much time on my bike. Longish Wait Time For Custom.

Bottom Line:   
Although I own some sweet uber geared bikes, I know only ride the green Sycip.

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Favorite Trail:   Miner's Loop

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $1650.00

Purchased At:   B and L Bike

Similar Products Used:   Specialized S-Works Carbon FSR Stumjumper and Hardtail Stumjumper.

Bike Setup:   The frame is painted to look like anodized green. Anodized green I9 hubs on Stan's 29 white rims and anodized green spokes.White Gobi Fizik XM saddle and white FSA white seatpost. The cranks are Carbon Fiber Truativ black and green. The tires are tubelesss Smallblock 8s.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by goyoyl a Weekend Warrior from Ormoc City, Philippines

Date Reviewed: December 6, 2008

Strengths:    Custom! Great geometry and workmanship is top notch!

Proudly Filipino made!!

Weaknesses:    None whatsoever!

Bottom Line:   
The bike rocks!! Spot -on geometry, and great handling!

Attention to detail is second to none!

Had Jeremy build the frame and had it custom painted by Matt of Spectrum Powderworks (white base with the Philippine flag painted on the downtube). Been using this as my main bike for the past few months and the only downside of using the bike is that I need to have better/stronger legs to match the abilities/performance of the bike...

Will be using this bike to race in the 2009 Terry Larrazabal Bike Festival, and hopefully the other bike races in 2009!

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Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Purchased At:

Similar Products Used:   Ibis Mojo, Ibis Bow Ti, IF Steel Deluxe, countless of other production bikes.

Bike Setup:   SS bike set-up with paragon sliders, Fox Float F80, I9 AM wheelset, Hope Mini brakes, goodridge hoses, Gore cables, Ritchey WCS carbon stem, handlebar, post and saddle, White Industries cranks, Schwalbe tires.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Patrick a Cross Country Rider from Brentwood, TN

Date Reviewed: November 20, 2007

Strengths:    Intuitive handling, ride, and craftsmanship. The welds are perfect and the paint is first class!

Weaknesses:    Not really a weakness but I would preferred to have gotten the frame with Paragon sliders instead of an EBB. But I am happy regardless.

Bottom Line:   
Excellent handling frame with the amazing ride that only steel can provide. I wouldn't hesitate to get another Sycip. Get one!!!

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Favorite Trail:   Hammy

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $1000.00

Purchased At:   Harpeth Bicycles

Similar Products Used:   Soma 4One5, Kona Unit, & Bianchi SASS.

Bike Setup:   Marzocchi Corsa World Cup, Ritchey WCS stem, post, bar. Mavic 717's laced to Phil Wood Hubs, Hayes El Camino disc brakes, Truvativ SS crank.

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