Schwinn Rocket XC Full Suspension

3/5 (2 Reviews)
MSRP : $500.00

Product Description

  • Front Derailleur: Shimano C-101, 31.8 clamp-on
  • Rear Derailleur: Shimano Alivio
  • Shifters: Shimano ST-EF29-8 Rapid Fire
  • Freewheel: SRAM 830 eight-speed index cassette 11-32
  • Chain: Shimano CN-IG51

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:5
Submitted by T K a Weekend Warrior from Atlanta GA

Date Reviewed: January 17, 2008

Strengths:    inexpensive, full suspension, great entry level bike

Weaknesses:    very heavy, not a good climer

Bottom Line:   
great value for the money. this bike now serves as my "loaner" bike for my friends that would like to ride but dont have their own bike. it is perfect for these noob's to mountain biking. as well as any newcomer to the sport.

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Favorite Trail:   blankets creek

Duration Product Used:   2 Years

Price Paid:    $450.00

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Jake Margolin a Cross Country Rider from Carmiel, Israel

Date Reviewed: June 1, 2005

Strengths:    I chose this bike, as it was recommended as having better features than the Merida Fireball. Both of them are similar in price.

Weaknesses:    It's not the bike's fault, but I think that the way it's built, it's a bit small for me. I'm almost five feet, eleven inches, and I ordered the 19 in. model. When pedaling uphill, I feel that my arms are bent too much. (or maybe that's good exercise for them)

Bottom Line:   
I have little experience, but it seems to me that this is one of the best possibilities for full suspension with relatively little money.

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $480.00

Purchased At:   Rosen and Meents, CarmielG

Similar Products Used:   I'm new to mountain biking.I

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