finding a sutible mountain bike

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by stobby2, Jun 1, 2012.

  1. stobby2

    stobby2 New Member

    hi, this is my first post on this site and the whole reason i joined is to pick your guys brains which must be common. anyway i bought a 66cc bike engine kit (powerking or something like that) and i am in the process of looking for a sutible mountain bike. i also want it to fit a SBP jackshaft kit which i have also orderd. heres the one im looking at

    my local bike shop says the can sell it for $411, RRP$549 so what do you guys think?:whistling:

  2. professor

    professor Active Member

    Twin disc brakes are great but what is the frame made of? I am leery of aluminum.
    Be sure to view the posts on the "HT" engines, lots of guys take them apart to clean them (finding grit and shavings inside) then assemble them correctly. Get rid of any nuts that are capped (called "Acorn nuts".