VooDoo Canzo XT XC Full Suspension

5/5 (5 Reviews)

Product Description

  • Frame: Adjustable 3 to 4 inches of travel designed
  • Fork: Fox F100 FRL
  • Rear Shock: DT Swiss HVR 200
  • Chain: Shimano CH-HG73
  • Wheel: American Classic 350 Disc
  • Handle Bar: Titec HellBent Oversize
  • Front Derailleur: Shimano LX
  • Cassette: Shimano XT 11-34

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Andrew Hurst a Weekend Warrior from york

Date Reviewed: December 4, 2009

Strengths:    Weight, Strength and price

Weaknesses:    Paint or lack of, needs a finishing protective coat.

Bottom Line:   
This bike was bought for £125 new from a bike shop closing down and was a steal, so bought 2! If you paid full price then its still a very good buy and i havent rode anything else in this price range even close to this for value.

Ive built this bike up from scratch and is running very well, stiff at rear and little front flex whilst cornering makes this a good XC bike. It decends well too and takes all ive thrown at it, including trees and fences and the odd drop off. The 3.3 rear shock with pro peddle which i received with the frame was retailing for £249.99 but got it free and is a beauty with no problems at all and can only be recommended with this frame style. Pics on request as people are having problems with their rear shock layout andrewhurst1983@yahoo.co.uk

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $200.00

Purchased At:   York Bike Shop

Similar Products Used:   Only had hard tails, GT Avalanche 1.0 Disc

Bike Setup:   09 FSA Moto gravity x duel ring and bash
09 XTR rapid rise rear mech
09 XT front mech and shifters
09 Rock Shock MC 3.3 with propedal (excellent for this bike)
09 Saint Cassette HG 90
09 Fulcrum Red Metal 3 with Schwalbe Crazy Bob or 09 DaBomb with Tioga 2.5 white lion tyre (yes it does fit, just)
Welgo peddles
FSA Seat post
FSA Carbon Pro bar with Easton Vice Stem, FSA Pig Headset
Selle Italia Saddle
Hays El Camino 203mm disc front
Hays 9 203mm disc Rear
Lizard Skins grips
SID front Fork

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by georgizzz a Weekend Warrior from San Luis Obsipo, CA, USA

Date Reviewed: April 13, 2009

Strengths:    --Lightweight Frame
--Amazing climber
--Solid on the downhills
--Very rare
--A big bang for your buck
--No bob

Weaknesses:    --Paint job is crappy and unimpressive
--After 6 months the frame squeaks a little bit when you are putting a lot of sideways torque on it.. I oiled up the pivots which solved the problem
--The rear shock (Rock Shox Monarch 4.2) is a piece of crap - the lockout switch doesn't do much, it has busted its seals on me, and it has this stupid pivoting valve. The pivoting valve is unaccessible due to the suspension bars of the frame!! You can get to valve by disassembling the suspension (not difficult), but this is a bad shock, especially for this bike. go for a fox shock.
--I know this is a trail bike but I wish the top tube was a bit longer and the head angle was a bit larger

Bottom Line:   
This frame looks kind of rudimentary compared to some of the pricey modern marvels. But for the price, it works very very good. An efficient climber and good on the downhills too. I've clocked nearly 2000 miles on my Canzo and it hasn't let me down at all.

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Favorite Trail:   Sweetness, Santa Cruz

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $550.00

Similar Products Used:   Stumpjumper FSR
Ellsworth Epiphany

Bike Setup:   28 pounds, Full XT, Fox Talas 32 Fork, Rock Shox Manarch 4.2 on back, Mavic Crossmax Wheelset, 2.4" Panaracer tires.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by slowandlow a Cross Country Rider from Colorado

Date Reviewed: September 28, 2008

Strengths:    Price!

Weaknesses:    Really thin paint. But my bikes look like crap after one season anyway cuz I RIDE!

Bottom Line:   
After 15 years of riding HT's decided to give the XC FS a try. Didn't want to spend a ton on a frame. Bought this, threw a bunch of xt stuff on it, and WOW! What a blast to ride. My scale shows 27.5 lbs. Yeah a little on the heavy side, but it didn't cost two grand just for the frame. Since I don't ride to be part of an elite clique I doubt I'll ever go back to HT's and I'll ride this budget frame till it breaks. I'm a clyde at 225 and it so far it's holding up to my abuse, no signs of flexing. I ride about 3 time a week, avg 20 miles per ride.

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Favorite Trail:   Buffalo creek

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $550.00

Purchased At:   evil bay

Similar Products Used:   Salsa Ala Carte

Bike Setup:   All xt, Rockshox Revalation coil, Rockshox Monarch 4.2

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by David_315 a Weekend Warrior from greenfield wi

Date Reviewed: September 8, 2008

Strengths:    Strong, light, 5.7LB on my scale, over sized tubing.

Weaknesses:    Top tube is kinda short for me.

Bottom Line:   
It's a good buy for the money. Very light strong very fun to wipe around. I love it.

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Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $600.00

Purchased At:   Ebay

Similar Products Used:   Giant XTC frame

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Zoke2 a Cross Country Rider from LA

Date Reviewed: August 4, 2008

Strengths:    great handling and solid feel
5.5 lb frame - good tubeset
5" travel
high bottom bracket
good price for the frame

Weaknesses:    none so far

Bottom Line:   
I built this frame up with parts from my RTS and some new parts, great bike for XC and all mountain riding. It can be ridden hard and fast and handle it or you can do all day rides on it. I would give it 5 chilis

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Favorite Trail:   Ruston, LA

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $530.00

Purchased At:   ebay

Similar Products Used:   GT team RTS, GT I-Drive

Bike Setup:   2007 VooDoo Canzo 26

Frame: 07 Voodoo Canzo 26
Fork: 08 Marzocchi XC 600 TST2
Shock: Rock Shox MC 3.3
Headset: Chris King
Handlebar: Kore CF Riser
Stem: Kore Alloy 110
Seatpost: Kore CF I-Beam
Seat: Kore I-Beam
Front & Rear Der: XT
Shifter Pods: XT
Brake Levers: XT
Hubs: XT Disc 6 bolt
Rims: Sun Rhyno Lite
Skewers: Kore Alloy
Crankset: XT
Pedals: Shimano 747
Brakes: Avid mech
Rotors: Avid 160 mm
Cassette: Shimano 8 speed
Chain: Sram 8 speed
Grips: Scott AT-4
Front Tire: Michelin WildGripper Front S
Rear Tire: Michelin WildGripper XL S
Computer: Cateye HB-100
Weight: 29 lbs

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