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 BANTAM MARK PLUS 250X XHS fishing reel Made in Japan
SHIMANO BANTAM MARK PLUS 250X XHS fishing reel Made in Japan
$165.00
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
$61.51
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
$55.00
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
$52.56
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
$49.01
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
$51.00
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
$50.09
Lot of 8 Fishing Reels 4 Shakespeare 1 Daiwa 1 Shimano 1 pemco 1 no name
Lot of 8 Fishing Reels 4 Shakespeare 1 Daiwa 1 Shimano 1 pemco 1 no name
$19.99
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
$20.50
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
Shimano Curado Cu 200b Freshwater Fishing Reel
$30.00
Shimano Custom 2000 fishing reel Rear Drag System With 6pd line Very nice
Shimano Custom 2000 fishing reel Rear Drag System With 6pd line Very nice
$29.99
Ultra Light Shimano Spirex 500 FA Spinning EX Condition Reel Fishing Reel NICE
Ultra Light Shimano Spirex 500 FA Spinning EX Condition Reel Fishing Reel NICE
$27.00
Shimano Tekota 600LC line counter
Shimano Tekota 600LC line counter
$10.50
Shimano Curado Cu 200b5 Freshwater Fishing Reel
Shimano Curado Cu 200b5 Freshwater Fishing Reel
$24.50
Shimano Curado Cu 200b5 Freshwater Fishing Reel
Shimano Curado Cu 200b5 Freshwater Fishing Reel
$20.50
Shimano Sienna 1000 FD Fishing Reel Mint Condition Spin 4 BB Fresh or Salt
Shimano Sienna 1000 FD Fishing Reel Mint Condition Spin 4 BB Fresh or Salt
$19.99
SHIMANO 4000XL QUICKFIREII
SHIMANO 4000XL QUICKFIREII
$32.99
1 x shimano ultegra xta 12000 +1 x shimano ultegra xsa 10000 + 2 spare pools
1 x shimano ultegra xta 12000 +1 x shimano ultegra xsa 10000 + 2 spare pools
$607.18
Shimano Kx 4000
Shimano Kx 4000
$0.99
SHIMANO BANTAM BLACK MAGNUM Model BKM 100ULS
SHIMANO BANTAM BLACK MAGNUM Model BKM 100ULS
$34.99
Threesome of Shimano Baitrunner Aero GTE 6000 B
Threesome of Shimano Baitrunner Aero GTE 6000 B
$227.68
USED SHIMANO YUMEYA 13 METANIUM DEEP SPOOL J0101G4F01320
USED SHIMANO YUMEYA 13 METANIUM DEEP SPOOL J0101G4F01320
$69.99
USED SHIMANO YUMEYA 07 METANIUM MG SPOOL Type I J0101G4A00811
USED SHIMANO YUMEYA 07 METANIUM MG SPOOL Type I J0101G4A00811
$59.99
SHIMANO FX2000F 111 GEAR RATIO FISHING REEL
SHIMANO FX2000F 111 GEAR RATIO FISHING REEL
$27.00
SHIMANO IX2000R 111 GEAR RATIO FISHING REEL
SHIMANO IX2000R 111 GEAR RATIO FISHING REEL
$27.00
Fishing reel bait caster shimanoeagle claw  Zebco lot
Fishing reel bait caster shimanoeagle claw Zebco lot
$55.00
Shimano B MAG 1001 Left Handed Casting Reel VERY NICE
Shimano B MAG 1001 Left Handed Casting Reel VERY NICE
$25.00
Shimano Bantam BLACK MAGNUM Casting Reel VERY NICE
Shimano Bantam BLACK MAGNUM Casting Reel VERY NICE
$55.00
Shimano Bantam BLACK MAGNUM BKM 100ULS Casting Reel GREAT SHAPE
Shimano Bantam BLACK MAGNUM BKM 100ULS Casting Reel GREAT SHAPE
$65.00
Shimano Saros 3000F Spinning Reel in Excellent Condition
Shimano Saros 3000F Spinning Reel in Excellent Condition
$100.00
Shimano TEK500 Tekota Fishing Reel
Shimano TEK500 Tekota Fishing Reel
$130.00
Shimano Bantam BLACK MAGNUMLITE BSM2200FS Casting Reel VERY NICE
Shimano Bantam BLACK MAGNUMLITE BSM2200FS Casting Reel VERY NICE
$65.00


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