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GT Karakoram 1.0 29er Bike - 2013

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Swift, smooth and responsive, the GT Karakoram 1.0 29er mountain bike delivers great hardtail performance and boasts a 100mm RockShox fork, Avid Elixir hydro disc brakes and a Shimano drivetrain.

  • Butted auminum frame features hydroformed top and down tubes to provide a strong, light and nimble ride for excellent trail handling
  • RockShox XC 30 Tk Mg suspension fork supplies 100mm of travel with easy TurnKey lockout and rebound adjustment to make butter out of rough trails
  • Shimano Deore rapid fire trigger shifters, Deore XT rear derailleur and Deore front derailleur snap you through the 30 gears to help you spin swiftly and comfortably
  • Avid Elixir 1 hydraulic disc brakes offer superb speed management, be it a tiny finess or a big, outright stop
  • Maxxis Aspen tires offer a great balance between minimal rolling resistance along center tread and aggressive bite along the sides for confident cornering
  • Replaceable rear derailleur hanger helps extend usable life of the frame
  • Specs on the GT Karakoram 1.0 29er hardtail mountain bike are subject to change

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GT Karakoram 1.0 29er Bike - 2013 Specs
Specification
Description
Best use
Mountain biking
Mountain bike
Aluminum
6061 butted aluminum
Front suspension
RockShox XC 30 TK Mg, 100mm travel with lockout
Shimano FC-M522 Octalink, 42/32/24t
Shimano BB-ES25
Shimano Deore
Shimano Deore
Shimano Deore XT
Shimano CS-HG62, 11-36t, 10-speed
30 gear(s)
Disc brake
Avid Elixir 1 hydraulic disc
Avid Elixir 1
Alex TD19, double wall
All Terra Alloy, 32h
All Terra Alloy, 32h
29 inches
Maxxis Aspen, 29x2.1
Riser bar
All Terra Flat Top Riser
All Terra 3D Forged
All Terra Alloy micro adjust
All Terra Tacoma
GT Slim Line Flat platform
FSA No.11N
KMC X10
Unavailable
How we measure bike weight
Unisex
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Bike suspension
Fork
Crankset
Bottom bracket
Shifters
Front derailleur
Rear derailleur
Rear cogs
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Brakes
Brake levers
Rims
Front hub
Rear hub
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Tires
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Handlebar
Stem
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Saddle
Pedals
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Chain
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GT Karakoram 1.0 29er Bike - 2013

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GT Karakoram 1.0 29er Bike - 2013is rated4.0out of5by1.
Rated4out of5byfromGreat so far for Roadie gone Off RoadMy experience was with a road bike. I wanted either a hybrid or hardtail that was versatile. I looked and researched a LONG time. Finally, I discovered the Karakorum 1.0 (and at a great price). It is great for urban riding, able to push big gears for speed/interval training on asphalt or on the way to the trail. My very brief off-road experience is that it is solid, I love being able to tune the RockShox front quickly, and the Deore/XT combo is responsive and I am finding my best combination. Upgrade the seat and the grips and you've got a very respectable, solid hardtail.
Date published: 2013-08-28

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