Raleigh M50 Bike 1998 or Older

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $350.00


Product Description

2000 Raleigh M50


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Overall Rating:5
Submitted by Andrew Jones a Downhiller from Toms River, NJ

Date Reviewed: January 2, 2000

Strengths:    
Very lightweight aluminum frame.Very good downhill and turning.Pretty basic braking and shocks but very good bike.


Weaknesses:    
The chain is very narrow.This causes the chain to become very weak and snap(trust be, I flew over my handlebars).


Bottom Line:   
An excellent, lightweight mountain bike.This is going to be a very hot bike!!!!

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Favorite Trail:   
Clayton Park

Duration Product Used:   
3 months


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