Hammerhead 100x Older XC Full Suspension

5/5 (2 Reviews)


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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Lonnie from Austin, Tx.

Date Reviewed: July 29, 2006

Strengths:    Tracks and handles well. Climbs awesome,flys downhill. Relatively light. Well balanced. Very durable and solid bike.

Weaknesses:    After 3 1/2 years, I couldn't really find any.

Bottom Line:   
This is a great bike. I can't say enough about it. It still rides like new. No creaks or squeaks. I only had one minor frame failure with seatstay. I jumped off stuff all the time. My prevention method for that was; no more jumping off anything over 4 foot(I kept forgetting it was only a XC bike). Repaced bearings once after a major mud race at the 24. But other than normal maintenance, this bike has held up extemely well. It is, to this point, the best overall bike I have owned or ridden. It accelerates nice with no flex. I am at one with it. Titus makes a damn good product and they stand behind their stuff. I just wanted to submit this final review on this bike(only my 2nd) because I moving up to a 5" travel bike. Racing or seriously challenging terrain, this bad boy handled it all. My Hammerhead was awesome.

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Favorite Trail:   anything technical

Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

Price Paid:    $3000.00

Purchased At:   Hammerhead Bikes

Similar Products Used:   Jamis Dakar, Specialized Epic,Klien Palamino,Turner 5-spot,Ellsworth ID, Ventana Marble Peak,X-5, Titus Racer-X(80mm),Super-Moto, Loco.

Bike Setup:   King wheelset w/DT Swiss 4.1 rims/spokes,Marta brakes,Fox shocks(RP3,100 RLT),Kenda rubber/Stans kit,Thomson stem/seatpost,King headset, XTR derailuers,shifters,cassette,Easton mokey-lite bar,Race Face Deus cranks,grips,WTD Rocket V saddle, eggbeaters---25.7lbs.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Mark a Racer from Houston, TX

Date Reviewed: June 7, 2006

Strengths:    Very ridged rear triangle. Ability to twitch through the trees at light speed. Telepathic handling

Weaknesses:    no power windows, no cig lighter

Bottom Line:   
This bike is the sh*t. Much nicer than anything that I have had before. It has soooo much balance. The rear carves corners. It is really easy to be very confident on this bike. It's very light also. What can I say? Get one! Charles and Beth at Hammerhead we helpful in fitting me and taking my riding needs into consideration. When I went to pick it up they helped get the right air pressure in the shocks for me. This is a first "custom" bike for me so the extra attention was great to reinforce that I was getting the best bike I could get.

Could you get away with a bike for less? You could get the Titus frame and put a 80 mm fork on the front. If you do have the extra cash to blow why not go all the way.

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $4100.00

Purchased At:   Hammerhead Bikes

Similar Products Used:   Rocky mountain ETSX

Bike Setup:   Fox 100, RP3 rear. King hubs, DT swiss spokes and rims. XT drive train, martas.

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Father's Day present- making the move from hammerhead 100x to 29er

I live in Austin tx, love the way the hammerhead 100x rides but want to add a 29er to the mix. I'd ideally like it to have similar feel as possible to current hammerhead just benefits of larger wheels. Budget isn't a concern- looking for advice on bikes to consider- I ride city park, walnut, th ... Read More »

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Hammerhead 100X vs. 2008 Kona Four Supreme

Hi, I am in the enviable position of having both a HH 100x frame and a Kona Four Supreme frame to build my next bike with. Both are in great shape, the Kona is new and the HH is being dropped off at the powdercoat shop tomorrow (all bearings/bushings are being replaced too) so it is basically new ... Read More »

interchange a fox f80-100x damper with float100rl?

Hi, I've got a fox float 100 RL shock (stock on 04 epic). Does anyone know if a damper insert for a f80x will interchange with my fork? I'm told the cartrige is interchangable with f80, f90 or f100 shocks. thanksRead More »

Fox 100X on 2003 XTC

Will it work? Looking to ditch the stock Manitou Skareb fork (80mm). I know someone who will be selling their Fox 100X. Thanks for your input in advance.Read More »

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