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Old 11-25-2014, 10:49 AM
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Default Cannondale Trail 5/6 or Giant Talon 3/4?

hi guys,

I'm planning to buy a bike for myself this December and I am having a hard time deciding what to choose. Ano po ba mas maganda overall, cannondale trail 5 or giant talon 3? same price range po kasi sya mga nasa 23k. or should i stick with the trail 6 or talon 4 instead? significant po ba yung upgrade nya considering na 3-4k yung price difference?

cannondale trail 5:
Frame
Trail, double-butted 6061 Alloy, SAVE, 1-1/8" head tube
Fork
SR Suntour XCM-RL, 100mm, remote lockout, 1-1/8", 29"/27.5"
Crank
Shimano M371, 44/32/22
Crank Option 1
N/A
Bottom Bracket
Tange LN 3912, square taper
Shifters
Shimano Altus
Cog Set
SunRace, 11-34, 9-speed
Chain
Shimano HG53, 9-speed
Front Derailleur
Shimano Altus, 31.8 clamp
Rear Derailleur
Shimano Acera
Rims
Alex DC 4.0, double wall, 32-hole
Hubs
Cannondale C4 Disc
Tires
WTB NineLine, 29/27.5x2.0"
Pedals
Cannondale Platform
Brakes
Hayes Dyno Sport hydraulic disc, 180/160mm
Handlebar
Cannondale C4, 6061 alloy, 20mm rise, 680mm
Stem
Cannondale C4, 31.8, 7 deg.
Headset
Tange Zstep
Brake Levers
Hayes Dyno Sport hydraulic
Spokes
Stainless Steel, 15g Black
Grips
Cannondale Dual-Density
Saddle
Cannondale Stage 3
Seat Post
Cannondale C3, 6061 alloy, 27.2
Rear Shock
N/A

Giant Talon 3:

FRAME
Sizes S, M, L, XL
Colors Black/Red, Yellow
Frame ALUXX-grade aluminum
Fork SR Suntour XCM w/ hydraulic lockout & preload adjuster, 100mm travel
Shock N/A
COMPONENTS
Handlebar Giant Connect XC, Low rise, 31.8mm
Stem Giant Sport
Seatpost Giant Sport, 30.9mm
Saddle Giant Connect, Upright
Pedals MTB Caged
DRIVETRAIN
Shifters Shimano Altus
Front Derailleur Shimano Altus
Rear Derailleur Shimano Alivio
Brakes Tektro Auriga, Hydraulic disc, 160mm
Brake Levers Tektro Auriga
Cassette Shimano HG20 11x34, 9-speed
Chain KMC X9
Crankset FSA Dynadrive, 22/32/44
Bottom Bracket FSA sealed
WHEELS
Rims Giant Alloy, Double wall
Hubs Giant Tracker Sport Disc, 32h
Spokes Stainless Steel, 14g
Tires Giant Sport, 27.5x2.1


maraming salamat po in advance!


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Old 11-25-2014, 11:34 AM
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Default Re: Cannondale Trail 5/6 or Giant Talon 3/4?

same lang yan, talon 3 or trail 5. yung main difference ng lower version, talon 4 at trail 6, yung gearing, naka 8 x 3 speed. kung ako, dun na ko sa 9 speed x 3.

good luck. check mo din yung existing threads about 20k budget bikes.

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