• Derek Emery
    October 15, 2018 at 8:12 pm #5218

    Has anyone weighed their evasion frame before building it out? If not, does anyone have a weight post build-out? I am curious since i cant physically go check one out in real life and would love to buy one but want to do long rides without feeling held back like I do on my current ’83 650b converted Trek 420.

    • This topic was modified 2 months ago by  Derek Emery.
    Nick
    October 18, 2018 at 3:04 am #5235

    I haven’t weighed my medium frame, and I don’t plan to. But it doesn’t feel any heavier or lighter than a modern steel mountain bike frame. My guess is if you feel you may be held back by frame weight, you should probably look elsewhere. Or…buy the frame, don’t ever weigh it, and enjoy the ride!

    jake puleo
    October 25, 2018 at 5:05 pm #5275

    XL, 27.5×2 (with tubes), Sram eagle bits 27lbs on the dot.

    Feels way zippier than a 30lb bike. Cannot recommend this bike enough.

    • This reply was modified 1 month, 3 weeks ago by  jake puleo.
    Derek Emery
    December 2, 2018 at 1:12 pm #5505

    Accidentally took your advice nick. bought the frame without weighing it first. Can you IMAGINE?!?

    • This reply was modified 1 week, 6 days ago by  Derek Emery.
    Derek Emery
    December 2, 2018 at 1:13 pm #5506

    Thanks Jake. That’s about what I figured. Cheers!

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