best 29er commuter for under $500?- Mtbr.com
Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    likes beer
    Reputation: manida's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Posts
    348

    best 29er commuter for under $500?

    A friend just got the Marin Hamilton 29er from REI and loves it---1.6 tires and all is great for commuting....Im considering that as well....Other suggestions?

  2. #2
    mtbr member
    Reputation: Captain_America1976's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Posts
    2,286
    that's what i came in here to post. i almost got one earleir this year, but i decidec to buy an old road bike to convert to single speed. they look like a great bike for the price.

  3. #3
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    310
    you could check out a motobecane, ive been toying with getting one...

    http://www.bikesdirect.com/products/...tcast29_08.htm

  4. #4
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Posts
    536
    Quote Originally Posted by manida
    A friend just got the Marin Hamilton 29er from REI and loves it---1.6 tires and all is great for commuting....Im considering that as well....Other suggestions?
    Kona Dew 2-9? Cheap and good, should be able to stuff some knobbies on it if you so desire.

  5. #5
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    4,667
    What's the tire clearance on the Marin Hamilton?

Members who have read this thread: 0

Posting Permissions

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

THE SITE

ABOUT MTBR

VISIT US AT

© Copyright 2020 VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved.