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Retro Bike - 1995 GT RTS 2

 
Retro Bike - 1995 GT RTS 2

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Activities: Cross Country, Mountain

 

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Created/Edited: Nov 8, 2007 / Feb 1, 2011

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Introduction

The RTS (Rocker Tuned Suspension) bikes were introduce back in 1993 and continued through to 1997.

Various configurations were made including:

Team RTS

RTS-1

RTS-2

RTS-3

The rear shock offered 55mm of travel.

Specifications

Specifications of current setup

Frame - 1995 GT RTS-2 7005 aluminum
Fork - 1996 Judy SL
Headset - 1 1/8" Dia-Compe Aheadset
Stem - Trans-X Aheadset alloy
Handlebar - Bontrager Titec 170g
Grips - Serfas Ergo Grips
Brakes - XT V Brakes
Cantilever cable hangers - NA
Brake Levers - Shimano
Shifters - Shimano
Front Derailleur - Shimano Deore LX Compact Drive, bottom-pull/clamp-on 31.8 mm
Rear Derailleur - Shimano XT
Cassette - Shimano 8-speed, 11 - 28 teeth
Chain - Shimano
Cranks - Shimano Deore LX
Chainrings - Shimano HyperDrive-C, 22/32/42 teeth
Bottom Bracket - Shimano
Pedals - Shimano SPD 737
Quick Releases - Shimano Deore DX
Rims - Alexis DM-18
Hubs - Alexis
Tyres - Maxxis Ranchero
Saddle - Selle Italia Flite
Seatpost - Alloy micro-adjust, 27.0 mm diameter
Weight - 13kg

This bike was originally purchased new back in 2005 for AUS$3500.

External Links

For more information on Reto Bikes:

http://www.retrobike.co.uk/

Rear Suspension Setup

 
Rear Setup
 

Images

1995 GT RTS-2GT RTS-2 1995GT RTS-2Gt RTS-2GT RTS-2Rear SetupKitted up

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MalibuLove GT History!

Malibu

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I remember GT from my younger days around BMX bikes. After purchasing my '09 Marathon Sport, I have continued to look into the GT story--the innovations and the people. The RTS was and still is a great design. Thanks for sharing this.
Posted Jan 18, 2010 9:35 pm

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