2012 RM Element 950/970

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  • 12-30-2012
    Mojo Troll
    2012 RM Element 950/970
    Anyone out there have any leads as to shops in the States that might have a '12 Rocky Mountain Element 950 or 970 in 18.5"? Thanks
  • 12-30-2012
    palerider
    Good deals on ebay for rocky mountains.
  • 12-30-2012
    Mojo Troll
    Most on e bay are 20 and 21.5 sizes. I'll keep watching though. I'm sure some will come along in 18.5
  • 12-31-2012
    sand wedge
    Not 950 or 970 but a smoking deal!

    Boxing Week Sale!
  • 12-31-2012
    wankel
  • 12-31-2012
    specbill
    Finding a 2012 18.5" Element 950 or-970!! ......sorry but no easy task at any price IMHO.

    I spent all of October and half of November looking for an 18.5" Element 950 or 970 at 10 to 30% off of MSRP....it was near impossible. In fact I only found one 950 in Colorado and that was at full retail of $3250.

    There were numerous larger 20 and 21.5 950's with 15-25% off on Ebay but no deals on the popular 18.5" size. I did find a couple of 18.5 demo 950's, one in Fruita and one in St George at near 30% discounts but they were heavily demo'd and looked like they were ridden way hard......definitely not worth that money to me.... but both of them sold right after I passed on them.

    I really wanted a 970 but the two I bid on, sold for quite a bit more than what I wanted to pay. I did finally manage to find an immaculate 950 by a quality Ebay seller, that I finally grabbed. Did not get all of the discount I wanted but I really wanted that specific bike.
    In late summer I spent six weeks demo'ing a lot of MTB's and found that the Rocky Mountain Element 930/950/970 to be the perfect package for me. A great ride a the right price.

    I trust if you watch Ebay real close you should eventually find a great 950 or 970 ... needless to say please do all the proper things to insure a safe and proper buy. Be patient...the bike is worth it.

    Bill J
  • 01-02-2013
    Mojo Troll
    hanks to all so far. Patiently waiting. Already eyeing a new fork and have'nt even purchased the bike yet.