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RockRider 5.2…

My latest acquisition is RockRider 5.2.. Yeah Yeah people are saying you are crazy, you have gone nuts, Have u seen urself in the mirror, Why are you driving a cycle when you have a CAR and bike.. Its a damn good cycle with gears and a nice experience to ride a bike again.. The idea of buying a cycle and using it regularly was @ my head for a long time.. Guess now its a reality.. All thanx to loki bhai.. He was also planning to buy one and we got a good deal @ decathlon located in Sarjapur road.. We decided to go on a sunday as his friend CSP had a membership card. We all met @ Silkboard junction and went ahead in a bus. Though initially i had thought ill buy a 5.1 version but later after hearing to CSP and a bit of comparision finally decided to buy the next version..
Specifications —
Suspension : Rockrider Grind 1 70mm fork by Spinner. One-piece lowers.
Drivetrain: Suntour XCT302 22x32x42 chainset. Shimano Altus 8 speed shifters. Shimano C050 front derailleur. Shimano Altus rear derailleur. SRAM PG830 8 speed 11×32 cassette.
Position: Rockrider Sport oversize 600/640mm handlebars. Rockrider oversize 6° stem. Rockrider 29.8mm seatpost by JD. Rockrider saddle. Classic Wellgo LU-C3 pedals. Aheadset VP A71 headset.T
Wheels: Rockrider sport double-wall 32-hole rims by Rigida. JT761/818 hubs. Mach1 2mm stainless steel spokes
Brakes: Shimano Altus levers. Rockrider V-brakes.A reliable and high performance spec.
Weight: 13.7kg (size L with pedals).
Frame: 6061 T4/T6 aluminium. 1.9kg in size L.
Colour : Smoke RED… Three layers of paint and varnish protect the frame from the elements and from impact.

All in all a great bike and i do commute to office daily and i have travelled 100km. Planned to cover atleast 700km by the year end 🙂

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