Cheaper Things Tuesday: Same But Different

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We have a slightly different version of Cheaper Things Tuesday for you this week. Everyone can read what you’re reading now, but only Singletrack Members will see all the great deals we’ve found.

Before we head through the keyhole, here’s a couple of great deals for everyone.

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Nukeproof Mega 290 Comp Alloy Bike (Deore)

Nukeproof Mega 290 Comp Alloy Bike (Deore) was £2,999.999, now £1,999.99

The next issue of the magazine has a test of bikes around the £2k mark – here’s a £3k bike reduced down to £2k! Alloy frame, 170mm RockShox Domain suspension forks and a Super Deluxe rear shock, Shimano Deore drivetrain, available in size Medium upwards.

Shimano MT800 HTII BB

Shimano MT800 HTII BB was £27.99, now £15,99

At some point in your life, your bottom bracket is going to need replacing. It makes a lot of sense to stock up as and when you come across a decent deal on BBs that are in the correct flavour. Got a Shimano flavoured bottom? Rejoice at this deal!

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  • Cheaper Things Tuesday: Same But Different
  • tthew
    Full Member

    What’s with the length of the Fox trousers? They’re going to turn into 3/4 shorts once you’re sat pedalling. No wonder they’re discounted! 😁

    Rubber_Buccaneer
    Full Member

    I have some of those Fox ‘pants’.  They are good for riding but I always feel there is a bit of plus fours about their style, not a great look

    whatyadoinsucka
    Free Member

    fox just tend to be short.. and the ankle isnt enough to cover my goretex five ten trail cross..

    if that slx cassette had been 10-51t i’d have jumped in..

    “Contrary to what you may believe, not everyone in the world is riding around on 140mm travel 29ers. Perhaps they should be ,but they’re not. These are top forks for those happy souls ragging around on 150-160mm 27.5in bikes. Gawd bless ’em.”   :0)

     

    queue world war 3 in the bike world

     

     

    Northwind
    Full Member

    Riding trousers in general tend to be a bit shorter than is ideal, it’s bloody annoying tbh. Worst that happens if the lower leg is a bit long? Nothing. A slightly overlong leg generally works better not worse. They look nicer if they’re the “ideal” length is all

    dirkpitt74
    Full Member

    That Mega is a bargain at £2k!!

    Pity the SLX cassette isn’t 10-51, I could do with a spare.

    sillyoldman
    Full Member

    Shame for the Nukeproof dealers sat on stock they bought from Hotlines for more than the same company’s retail arm is now selling them for.

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