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Making Trax

Advantages: Price, it's basically a mountain bike in mini
Disadvantages: Ours was a little damaged, seat design

So our first bit of good weather this year and we decided to get the kids bikes out of the shed and get them out in the fresh air. It was a beautiful day at the park and lots of my boys friends were also riding bikes. It was at this point that we realis ...

mum2boys82 05.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Trax TFS.20 Boys Mountain Bike

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Trax TFS.20 Cheap Sturdy Boys Mountain Bike and RED

Advantages: Cost, It's RED
Disadvantages: Gears, Brakes Average

My little Lad has been looking for a new bike for several months now so when I got mine last week he had to have one. We looked around at kids bikes and got stuck with the mindset more expensive means better bike. Then we sat down and actually thought a ...

jearl70751 23.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Trax TFS.20 Boys Mountain Bike

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British is best

Advantages: Gorgeous piece of kit
Disadvantages: Needs to be looked after to avoid rust

It's over a year since I wrote this opinion, and I've had the bike since January 2002, so I think it's time for a bit of an update, which appears at the bottom: Steel is dead. Unless you buy a £100 bike from Argos you'd buy an aluminium bike, or even ...

Pritch 27.03.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Orange P7 XT

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steel is real

Advantages: Steel frame gives a compliant ride with plenty of feel
Disadvantages: not the lightest.

As I'm an existing owner of a P7 already, many people might think the decision to buy a new one was more than a little strange. And I suppose they might be right. Why spend £1,000 on a new bike, when I could upgrade my existing one? Well, for starter ...

DevilsAdvocate 18.10.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Orange P7 XT

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Proper mountain bike for a 5 year old

Advantages: Aluminium Frame and wheels, looks like a proper mountain bike, good brakes and tyres, handles well
Disadvantages: Paintwork a little fragile, steel nipples rust

My eldest son cracked cycle without stabilisers just after his 4th birthday and his first little bike, a toys 'r' us £40 special was getting quite small for him and also a bit rickety. As he had shown a huge amount of talent on a bike and amazing stabilit ...

sirodar 26.11.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Ridgeback MX16

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