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Diamondback Response XE

CL find for less than $200! 2009 with a higher end Response parts; stem, bars, cassette, etc...

2009 Diamondback Response Large, 6061 Alu

RockShox Sektor 130mm/Aheadset

Crankset/Bottom Bracket:
Suntour XCTV2/Sealed cassette, square taper

Wellgo 132

1x10speed/11-37 Shimano cassette/e13 32t single/KMC x10

SRAM x9/x9

Kore 740mm/DB 60mm 10deg rise

WTB Valcon/Thomson Elite

Avid Elixir 7

Front Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Weinnman XC260/Joytech disc/CST Cyclops 26x2.4 Urban/Continental TrailKing 2.2 Trails

Rear Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Weinnman XC260/CST Cyclops 26x2.4 Urban/Continental TraiNing 2.2 Trails

Jagwire Ripcord and Hyflow shifter cable and brake line upgrade, Ass-Savers rear foldable fender, Raceface lock-on grips, aftermarket solid derailleur hanger.

More Info:
Great bike, even better. Fork, shifter, brake upgrade knocked over 2lbs off the front end. 10speed x9 upgrade is awesome and smooth. Hydraulic brakes rule! Weak link on this bike has been stock derailleur hanger. Upgraded to solid machined hanger from seller on eBay

Bike History

Click a link below to see past stages of this bike.

  1. Initial
  2. 10 Speed Upgrade

Current Stage Info:

Upgrade from 3x8speed to 1x10speed, including SRAM X9 derailleur and shifter.
Fork upgrade from Suntour to RockShox 100mm to 130mm travel.
Tektro mechanical to Avid hydraulic disc brakes.
Continental TrailKing tires.
Weight dropped from 34lbs to 29lbs. Wheels next!

Added by remdude. Last updated almost 11 years ago.

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