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    Yasmine A.
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    Nov 2013

    Trance X2 and Trance 3, which is better?

    Hello riders, I am considering getting either a Giant Trance X2 or Trance 3 which is cheaper.

    Any advice if there are any major differences between the two in components and as trail bikes?


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    Apr 2013
    depends on your level of skills. i bought a trance x2 last year (used) with dropper post (reverb), 50mm easton stem and rear tubeless. $1300, coming from a hardtail, x2 is a monster on trail. it takes whatever on its way. put some new stuffs this season. =D i have test ridden the 3, its a nice bike too, you can always upgrade later on

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    Yasmine A.
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    Nov 2013
    Thanks got the Trance x2 over xmass! Its a good beast

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    hey guys , i am new to this site and i have just bought a trance x2 frame and i am having problems knowing exactly what bearings , headset and bottom bracket i need . i know that bearing are internal , forks have to be tapered and bottom bracket push fit . but i dont know what sizes i need , i measured top inner diameter for the bearing and its 4 cm and bottom one is 5 cm . i dont know what to measure for bottom bracket . if you could help me i would be very thankful

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    I'm a mountain bike guide in southwest Utah

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