GT Oputpost Bike 1998 or Older

4.4/5 (5 Reviews)


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Oputpost


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User Reviews

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:3
Submitted by Mike a Weekend Warrior from ca.

Date Reviewed: October 8, 2006

Strengths:    Very lite frame

Weaknesses:    rear derailer hanger

Bottom Line:   
Nice Bike

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Favorite Trail:   Santa Tresha upper park tower

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $21.00

Purchased At:   ebay

Similar Products Used:   D B reponse Trek 4900

Bike Setup:   built it up with X T components

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Josh a Weekend Warrior from Eagle Point, OR U.S.A.

Date Reviewed: December 10, 2001

Strengths:    It has great components and has a good, solid built frame. Acera shifter is really fast and responsive.

Weaknesses:    I haven't found any yet.

Bottom Line:   
This is a great bike for what I paid for it. It has great components and is easy to repair and upgrade. Great for a weekend warrior like me or for the hard-core redwood hopper. I give it 5 flaming chili's!!!!!!!!!

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Favorite Trail:   Anything you throw at me!

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $100.00

Purchased At:   Moes Bike Shop

Similar Products Used:   Specialized Rock Hopper, Rocky Mountain XRS

Bike Setup:   Rock Shox Judys, Acera shifting components, Shimano V-brakes, and Velociraptor rubber.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Frog a Cross Country Rider from Severna Park

Date Reviewed: March 11, 2001

Strengths:    Strong frame. Aluminum.
Great value.
Best parts spec for price


Weaknesses:    Un-reaplaceable derailer hanger
Headset has no seals
Front hub is not sealed


Bottom Line:   
Great for light trail riding and for getting into the sport.
Used it in a coulpe races. No real problems other than the hanger in the back has had to be straightened 2 times. You get what you pay for and in that case it's a steal.

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Favorite Trail:   Arundel High School

Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

Price Paid:    $333.00

Purchased At:   Pedal Pushers

Similar Products Used:   1990 Giant Yukon


Overall Rating:4
Submitted by kenneth a Cross-Country Rider from hackensack nj

Date Reviewed: January 4, 2000

Strengths:    
it is very strong on climbing and speed very quick accleration


Weaknesses:    
99 model doesn't have standard suspension


Bottom Line:   
all in all its a great bike for a biginner cross country mountain bike of the younger age group like the early teen 2000 model comes with standard suspention

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Favorite Trail:   
indianrock

Duration Product Used:   
6 months

Similar Products Used:   
none


Bike Setup:   
i put a good model rst shock on and a new stem

Overall Rating:4
Submitted by Rodney D a weekend warrior from USA

Date Reviewed: August 19, 1998

Bottom Line:   


I just purchased a 99 Outpost and it's great! A 100% aluminum body for less than $350. This bike performs great and is worth a look. The tires grip the turns and does great on climbs.(WTB Velociraptors) The Shimano rapid fire shifters a a blast to use.This bike is worth every penny and then some. Only upgrades need are RockShoxs.

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