Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jul 2004
    Posts
    52

    new to the motobecane scene

    I just moved to the SF bay area, so I was looking for an XC bike. I was considering some of the HT models in the "fantom" line, as well as the 29er fantom that was ~$800.

    Anyhow, sometimes the bike just finds you: Since that microsoft live cash back thing was active on ebay again, I ended up getting a Fantom Comp DS for about $650 shipped once its all said and done.

    I wasn't in the market for a squishy, and I realize it's an "entry" level to DS bikes, but I thought it was a pretty good deal and took the plunge. The bike had some changes from what's usually listed on BD though - wheels and tires changed to vuelta XRP comps and WTB velociraptors respectively. Haven't taken it out for a spin yet, hope to soon.

    n507348782_1702440_8898.jpg

  2. #2
    Bushwacker
    Reputation: Starkonian's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Posts
    465
    Looks nice and welcome to the area. I just rode El Corte De Madera on Sunday. It's a great single track park and you should be all over it with that bike. Here's a couple of fun staircases on the Tanzanita Trail.

    IMG_0274.JPG

    IMG_0273.JPG
    When I'm not windsurfing, I'm mountain biking

  3. #3
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Posts
    14
    hahaha looked at that one but decided on the hardtail Fly that was up there. good deal on the live cashback, though I couldn't also get my 10% coupon to work dangit! still waiting on delivery of mine- ups went from a week delivery to almost 2. grrr

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •