Mountain bikes are built to perform it easy for you to explore hard-to-reach areas, and the Diamondback Recoil 29er Mountain Bike is no exception. Featuring fast-rolling large-diameter 29-inch wheels and a full suspension system, the Recoil 29er is poised to deliver a springy response to the diverse terrain.
It is a great mountain bike for riders just getting to know the ways of the trail, but experienced bikers would love it too. It was designed on a solid platform and is fully upgradeable should you decide to step up your riding up a notch.
The frame is 6061-T6 aluminum alloy with 100 mm of suspension to absorb the trail and keep you comfy throughout your ride.
Great Specialty of Diamondback Recoil 29er Mountain Bike
Large 29-inch Schwalbe Rapid Roll Tires With Diamondback
The aptly named Recoil Comp 29er has 29-inch wheels with Kenda Klaw XT for the tires and 32h MX260D for the rims that are built to roll over obstacles easier and faster thanks to the benefit of the increased momentum and a decreased angle of attack the wheels provide.
These easy-rolling wheels can ride over large and small obstacles without a problem, allowing you to enjoy an easy-riding experience regardless of the terrain you are on Moreover, the large size wheels mean that you get more tire contact for enhanced traction, meaning you always use less effort getting the bike to speed.
Shimano Hydraulic Brakes
While the Diamondback Recoil 29er is one of the most affordable mountain bikes in the high-end market, you need not worry about safety when you purchase it.
This bike uses highly reliable Hayes HMX- 5 disc brakes for the front and rear wheels. They offer all-weather, all-conditions performance for confident braking. While they sometimes squeak, you can adequately rely on them to give optimal stopping power.
Solid Aluminum Trail Frame
With a total weight of just under 30 lbs, the Diamondback Recoil 29er Mountain Bike is designed with a solid 6061 T-6 trail frame capable of traveling up to 4 inches via the rear suspension.
It is a very sturdy frame that is capable of taking on rocks, roots, and logs without a problem. The rear triangle is also attached directly to the rear suspension, which makes the bike great for handling small gravel bumps on the trail.
Shimano 8-Speed Drive Train With SR Suntour Crank
The bike comes with a Shimano drivetrain includes the Shimano Altus SL-M310 quick-fire 8-speed shifters that control a Shimano Altus front derailleur and an Acera M360 rear derailleur.
The combination of the HG318-spd cassette and the SR Suntour XZCC T202 crankset presents 24 mountain crushing gear combinations to choose from.
Single Pivot Design
This bike features a single pivot design that is paired with a RockShox Monarch RL rear shock for smooth linear motion and excellent small compliance navigating over small bumps.
Full Suspension System
For the front suspension, this mountain bike is equipped with the SR Suntour XCR RL fork that travels smoothly up to 100 mm.
The front suspension also features a remote lock, a feature that lets you fine-tune the fork to meet a variety of suspension’ demands. The remote lock features prominently on higher-end bikes, so it is a good plus point for this bike.
Why Buy Diamondback
Since 1978 when it was founded, the Diamondback brand has been synonymous with integrity, durability, and precision. Apart from this, it has been proved that full suspension bikes need not be overly complicated and the Recoil 29″ trail bike shows how it is done.
The understated single pivot design features sealed cartridge bearings that deliver smooth, durable performance, while the four inches of suspension travel will take the edge off the biggest rocks and roots on the trail.
Gives a Smooth Ride
The Diamondback Recoil 29er Mountain Bike is a finely tuned full suspension system that serves riders well on the trail, absorbing both rear and front bumps.
The presence of the Suntour XCT front fork allows the bike to absorb up to 100 mm of impact in the front wheels, while the rear Tuff Shock Coil 190x51mm shock protects you from bumps hitting the back tire.
At just 30 lbs, the bike is also quite light; thanks to the strong, light, and corrosion-resistant aluminum alloy used on key parts (stem, handlebars, and seat post). The sturdy and solid frame lets you take on roots, rocks, and even logs without breaking a sweat.
Comfortable Seat And Pedals
The bike comes with an adjustable WTB Sports seat and DB Sound Alloy pedals that ensure comfort even on aggressive trail runs. The seat’s position is easily adjustable even when riding.
Since this is a high-performance, high-end mountain bike, you should really learn how to fine-tune it and get the best out of every buck you spend getting it. Different rider speeds mean constant tweaking.
Regardless of your needs, you would definitely get the right settings to get an optimal riding maintenance experience.
Moreover, it is easily upgradable to the Diamondback Recoil COMP 29 by fitting its front Fork with a Suntour SCR RU rebound damping and remote speed lockout that lets you customize the fork’s rigidity without breaking stride. You can also upgrade the rear suspension by fitting it with an SR Suntour XCR RL AireSpring.
Stealth black is the only color available for this bike, but there are three sizes that you can choose: Large (20″), Medium (18″), Small (16″).
The Diamondback Recoil 29er Mountain Bike was diamondback’s reward to bikers in 2015. With its sturdy build, light body and frame, smooth suspension, and large wheels, it is a high-quality bike at an affordable price.
All the components used are of the high quality that you expect from a decent bike, and the performance you get from it reflects the overall excellence of performance that this stylish bike was built to showcase.
You can rely on the Diamondback Recoil 29er Mountain Bike to provide you with a comfortable bike ride and a smooth performance every time you go out.