Using the same geometry as our Kona Race Light Kahuna platform, the Lava Dome is all about being the ultimate affordable 29-inch-wheel mountain bike—in other words, a boatload of performance at a very affordable price. 0. The full result is as follows 1. Feb 7, 2016 - The May 2013 ‘Kona vs GT vs Specialized Special’ Bike of The Month contest was taken by Ridevintagemtb’s (formerly ameybrook) 1994 Kona Lava Dome. Including an e-bike, bikes for beginners, and a bike for cross-country riders. ... Not being cheeky but have you tried other makes of bike other than Specialized? The full result is as follows 1. Ridevintagemtb’s 1994 Kona Lava […] the sport of biking whould be no where where it is today without kona. However, the idea that round tubes can equal a quicker, stiffer, lighter bike doesn’t prove true here. Specialized Rockhopper, Trek 6700, Kona Blast [Sep 20, 2004] donn escario. Spesh is good value for money as far as spec goes though. The May 2013 ‘Kona vs GT vs Specialized Special’ Bike of The Month contest was taken by Ridevintagemtb’s (formerly ameybrook) 1994 Kona Lava Dome. Ridevintagemtb’s 1994 Kona Lava […] Retailing at $799 — a step up from Kona’s basic $659 Lava Dome model and below the company’s $1,000 bikes — the Mahuna makes a great option for any of the types of riders mentioned. Decked out in performance-focused components at every level, the new Rockhopper fits right in at any occasion. Creating mountain bikes that create mountain bikers: it’s pretty much our most favorite thing to do at Kona/Kona Lava Dome 2015 Proof if needed that personality goes a long way, as might have been expected Kona topped this BoTM month poll. The unicorn of affordable mountain bikes, the Rockhopper Expert boasts three key components—tubeless-ready wheels and tires, a 1 x 12-speed drivetrain, and an … Cross Country Rider. Ridevintagemtb’s 1994 Kona Lava […] By mountainbiker118 in forum Beginner's Corner Replies: 1 Last Post: 07-06-2012, 10:45 PM. The full result is as follows 1. Matteeboy Posts: 996. Alternatively I could grab a Talon 2 or Kona Lava Dome but both are coil forks and not 1x, which I was attracted to for the sake of simplicity. kona is the major brand that helps people get into biking, an having a great, … ... Kona Lava Dome fully rigid. Rockhopper vs Stumpjumper. Proof if needed that personality goes a long way, as might have been expected Kona topped this BoTM month poll. February 2008. ... kona mahuna 29er vs specialized hardrock29er. I've found Kona and Orange among others to be a much nicer and more fun ride. Air-sprung RockShox forks, tubeless-ready rims and tires, and 1x drivetrains on the Expert and Elite will certainly turn heads, while powerful disc brakes and a whole host of dependable Shimano bits across the entire line will always be in fashion. Matteeboy Posts: 996. 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