Used Shimano

Used Mountain bikes make great bikes for commuting to work. Why do I say that?

Used mountain bike have several advantages like they are inexpensive so you’re not only saving money on gas but you’re saving on the cost of the bike. Good mountain bikes that you buy new these days are certainly not cheap. However because bike have been being built stronger and more durable over the last few years there are thousands of great secondhand bikes foe sale at a fraction of the cost of buying new. You just need to know what and where to look for them.

There are some things you need to look for in a secondhand bike and you need to know that each bike tends to be a bit different then the next (as if you didn’t realize that). That means you can’t just go by price for your comparison. Beyond price and of course condition of the bike, there are frame materials and components and type of suspension and brakes that are all a part of the equation. 

When it comes to the frame material of a mountain bike there is predominantly three materials used: steel, aluminum and carbon fiber. The predominant material used today for mountain bike though is aluminum. Manufacturers like it because it is lightweight and stiff. With this less flexible frame more of the bike rider's energy goes into forward motion. Thus these bikes are fast and lively. However, this stiffness can make you feel the bumps more and have a less comfortable ride.

The suspension is another part of getting a comfortable ride on rough ground. There are mountain bikes with no suspension which usually are the cheapest and are great for smooth roads like you would normally find commuting to work.

There are mountain bikes with a front suspension only often called hardtails. Then there are full suspension mountain bikes the best for going on rough off road trails.

The components are the gears and shifters and derailleur’s etc. Here if you buy a name brand bike you are normally going to get a decent quality component set. But on off brand name bikes check for Shimano they are a very popular maker of components. The thing is there are a lot of different qualities so you will have to check.

The condition of the bike is one of the big deals. One way of trying to figure this out it’s condition is to ask the seller things like how old it is, how far it’s been ridden and how often it was serviced. Maintenance is probably the biggest thing. If a bike has been maintained properly the miles it has gone are a lot less important.

Commuting to work on a bike every day is a great thing to do. It is good for your health. It is good for your pocket as you will be saving a lot of gas money. It is good for the environment with that much less exhaust fowling up our air. But the only way you will stay consistent at it is by having a good bike to use.

You can often get that good bike by finding one of the good used mountain bikes available on the market. This way you can buy a better quality bike and spend less money at the same time. It is the best way to go in my mind.

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Shimano antique Bass One Tournament spinning reel Excellent Condition
Shimano antique Bass One Tournament spinning reel Excellent Condition
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Shimano Dendou maru 4000 HP Electric Reel From Japan
Shimano Dendou maru 4000 HP Electric Reel From Japan
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Shimano 4000FA Sienna Spinning Fishing Reel
Shimano 4000FA Sienna Spinning Fishing Reel
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Shimano Stella 5000 Reel RefNo 144991
Shimano Stella 5000 Reel RefNo 144991
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Shimano Stella 8000HG operation good reel RefNo 137006
Shimano Stella 8000HG operation good reel RefNo 137006
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Shimano 95 Stella 2000DH Electric Reel replacement spool included RefNo 111
Shimano 95 Stella 2000DH Electric Reel replacement spool included RefNo 111
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Shimano B100A Lo Pro Bass Casting Fishing Reel Walleye
Shimano B100A Lo Pro Bass Casting Fishing Reel Walleye
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Shimano Triton 300 Level Wind Trolling Reel Original Box Instructions
Shimano Triton 300 Level Wind Trolling Reel Original Box Instructions
$24.99
Shimano BMP150SM Lo Pro Bass Casting Reel Walleye
Shimano BMP150SM Lo Pro Bass Casting Reel Walleye
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Shimano antique Bass One Tournament spinning reel Excellent Condition
Shimano antique Bass One Tournament spinning reel Excellent Condition
$30.00
2 TEKOTA 500 LINE COUNNTERS FISHING REELS
2 TEKOTA 500 LINE COUNNTERS FISHING REELS
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Shimano TR 200G Fishing Reel  Black  Ball Bearing Drag  Original Box
Shimano TR 200G Fishing Reel Black Ball Bearing Drag Original Box
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11 Reel Lot  Shakespeare Shimano
11 Reel Lot Shakespeare Shimano
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SHIMANO RYOBI Daiwa OLYMPIC SILSTAR Fishing Reel Used SETF S
SHIMANO RYOBI Daiwa OLYMPIC SILSTAR Fishing Reel Used SETF S
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Shimano Tecota 500LC Fishing Reel
Shimano Tecota 500LC Fishing Reel
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Shimano Stradic 4000FJ Reel 302230400
Shimano Stradic 4000FJ Reel 302230400
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Shimano TORIUM 30 Levelwind Saltwater Fishing Reel 302263100
Shimano TORIUM 30 Levelwind Saltwater Fishing Reel 302263100
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Used Electric Fishing Reel SHIMANO 14 Plays 3000
Used Electric Fishing Reel SHIMANO 14 Plays 3000
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Used Electric Fishing Reel SHIMANO Quick Fire Kobune 400
Used Electric Fishing Reel SHIMANO Quick Fire Kobune 400
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Used Electric Fishing Reel SHIMANO 11 Force Master 1000MK
Used Electric Fishing Reel SHIMANO 11 Force Master 1000MK
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SHIMANO FX1000FA 411 Gear Ratio Fishing Reel 302226400 302227300
SHIMANO FX1000FA 411 Gear Ratio Fishing Reel 302226400 302227300
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Used Electric Fishing Reel SHIMANO 13 Ocea Calcutta 301HG
Used Electric Fishing Reel SHIMANO 13 Ocea Calcutta 301HG
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Shimano MLX Tournamnet Bass One Spinning Reel parts missing bail spring
Shimano MLX Tournamnet Bass One Spinning Reel parts missing bail spring
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SHIMANO FX1000FA 411 Gear Ratio Fishing Reel 302226400 302227300
SHIMANO FX1000FA 411 Gear Ratio Fishing Reel 302226400 302227300
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Shimano Sienna 2500 FD Front Drag Spinning Fishing Reel
Shimano Sienna 2500 FD Front Drag Spinning Fishing Reel
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Vintage SHIMANO BANTAM 10XZG Baitcasting Reel Made in Japan
Vintage SHIMANO BANTAM 10XZG Baitcasting Reel Made in Japan
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Vintage SHIMANO BANTAM 10XZG Baitcasting Reel Made in Japan
Vintage SHIMANO BANTAM 10XZG Baitcasting Reel Made in Japan
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