Apollo Ascent XC Hardtail

5/5 (1 Reviews)

Product Description

  • Frame: 7005 Aluminium Hydroformed
  • Headset: Ahead Integrated 1 1/8" Sealed
  • Handlebar: Easton EA30 31.8mm Alloy
  • Spokes: Black Stainless Steel 14g
  • Saddle: WTB Speed-V

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by john a Downhiller from Virginia

Date Reviewed: July 6, 2008

Strengths:    EVERYTHING

Weaknesses:    NONE

Bottom Line:   

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Favorite Trail:   Whistler

Duration Product Used:   2 Years

Price Paid:    $1300.00

Purchased At:   wanka cycles

Similar Products Used:   NIL

Bike Setup:   XCM WTB DEORE

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Trying to replace parts on old Diamond Back Ascent EX, don't know where to start..

Hi all, been reading for a while but first time posting (I think). I scooped up a Diamond Back EX 23" complete out in the desert in Reno a couple of months ago and have been meaning to rebuild it. I got screwed on the initial price of the bike ($70) but I chalk that up to young rider naivete. An ... Read More »

1990/1991 Diamondback Ascent EX / Advice

Hey all, so I have a question/need insight, I have recently began thinking on converting my diamond back ascent ex from a 7 speed, up to an 8 or 9. I say this because I have been wanting to upgrade all of the original 90's shimano deore gear (shifters, cranks, derailleurs etc..) to moderen deore g ... Read More »

This is what a $65 Ritchey Ascent looks like.

It's big. It's dirty. It was listed as a Gary Fisher, courtesy of the Gary Fisher seat. The wheels are original DA/RM20 combo, which is cool. Non-original parts are pretty obvious- stem/bars, seat, front brakes, front shifter. Here's some photos of the bike as found, with flats, janky plastic pe ... Read More »

Old DB Ascent... straight sorks...What year is this frame???

Just built this IGH from an old DB frame I scored. hoping one of you experts can tell me what year it is? Also, funny, i measured the seatpost expecting either 25.6 or 25.8... but I got 25.71... What the? If I knew which year the frame was it might help me decide if I should try to cram the 25.8, ... Read More »

Howdy ya'll!! Ritchey Ascent...

1985, 100% original (minus tires) and stunning red. Even 20inch frame which happens to be my size. Cool or not? Not quite the mystique of the fillet brazed beauties but darn nice none the less... :)Read More »

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