With it's easy rolling 29er wheels and 100mm of front suspension paired with a lightweight aluminium frame plus smooth and reliable shimano components the Kato 3.9 29er Mountain Bike can tackle technical trails and perhaps a first foray into longer cross country rides. Shimano gears provide the smooth shifting shifting at the front and back, with a triple front chainset and 8 speed rear cassette giving 24 gears to tackle steep climbs and technical downhills. Braking for those sweeping downhill sections is provided by Shimano BR-M315 Hydraulic disc brakes, providing powerful and easily modulated stopping power with their dual piston system. Frameset: Frame: Kato Aluminium Forks: RST BLAZE 29 RL 100 mm Groupset: Chainset: Shimano FC-TY501 42-34-24 Shifters: Shimano SL-M310 Front Derailleur: Shimano Tourney FD-TY700-TS6 Rear Derailleur: Shimano Acera RD-M360 8-S Cassette: Shimano CS-HG-200-8 12-32 Wheelset: Rims: Rodi Excalibur XC 622x19 mm 32H Front Hub: Shimano HB-RM35 QR Rear Hub: Shimano HB-RM35 QR Tyres: Michelin Country Race R 29x2.10 Components: Front Brake:Shimano BR-M315 2/2 Piston 160 mm Disc Rear Brake:Shimano BR-M315 2/2 Piston 160 mm Disc Handlebars: GHOST Low Rizer MTB 720 mm Rise 10 mm Dia. 31.8 mm Headset: 14106 Stem: GHOST MTB Dia. 31.8 mm Saddle: Selle Italia X-Base Seatpost: GHOST Light DC 1 31.6mm.
|Kato 3.9 29 HT MTB Specification|
|Bike Type||Mountain Bikes|
|Mountain Bikes Type||8 speed, Hardtail|
|Colour||Black, Orange, Yellow|
|Retailer||Chain Reaction Cycles|
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Founded in North Bavaria in 1993 by Uwe Kalliwoda and Klaus Mohwald, Ghost Bikes manufacture road, mountain and city bikes for serious and amateur cyclists alike. The Lector was their first bike; a hardtail mountain bike, released in 1993, the name being inspired by the infamous character in Silence of the Lambs. Currently the brand employs 335 staff worldwide, 135 of which are at their headquarters in Waldsassen, Germany.
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This product is for sale at Chain Reaction Cycles, one of the largest online cycle shops in the world. Opening in 1985, and starting off as a small independent bike shop in Ballynure, it moved to Ballyclare in 1989 and is now based in Doagh (all in Northern Ireland)... For more details on CRC, visit my Chain Reaction Cycles section.