HELP!!! Diamondback Topanga Comp Disc 2004 or Giant Iguana 2004????

Discussion in 'Mountain Bikes' started by Queenslander, Feb 4, 2004.

  1. Queenslander

    Queenslander New Member

    Jan 18, 2004
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    Hi all,

    I'm in two minds of whether to get the Diamondback Topanga Comp Disc 2004 or Giant Iguana 2004. The Diamondback looks like it has better components and it is slightly cheaper...

    Giant Iguana 2004
    color Dream Silver/Silver
    size 14", 17", 19", 21", 23"
    frame Supersized ALUXX butted aluminum, integrated gusset, XTC geometry, Disc brake mount
    fork Manitou Six Sport, 3.1" travel
    derailleur Front: Shimano Alivio, Rear: Shimano Deore
    derailleurshifters Shimano Deore, 9-speed
    cranks TruVativ G-Sport, 22/32/42T
    pedals Steel w/ resin body, toe clips and straps
    handlebar Alloy 1.25" riser
    stem Giant 1 1/8 Ahead
    headset Integrated Ahead 1 1/8"
    levers Shimano Deore
    brakes Hayes HMX-2 Disc, 6" rotors
    saddle Giant Groove, VARIABLE-DENSITY MTB with Kevlar bumpers
    seatpost Giant Alloy micro-adjust, 30.8, QR Seat lever
    rims Alex, 32H doublewall, black w/CNC sidewall
    hubs Alloy Disc, 32H, QR
    tires WTB Weirwolf 26x2.0
    cassette SRAM 7.0, 11-34T, 9-speed
    spokes Stainless Steel 14G
    additional Chainguard

    Diamondback Topanga Disc Comp 2004
    Sizes XS (14"), SM (16"), MD (18"), LG (20"), XL (22")
    Colors Satin Red/Grey/Silver
    Frame Vectra 7005 Aluminum w/Butted Downtube, "D" Gusset, OS ZeroStack
    Fork RockShox Judy TT, MCU/Coil w/preload 100mm Travel
    Headset OS ZeroStack Ahd
    Bottom Bracket Sealed Cartridge
    F. Derailleur Shimano Deore, 31.8TP
    R. Derailleur Shimano LX
    Shift Lever Shimano Deore
    Cog Set Shimano Cassette 11/32t 9spd
    Chain SRAM PC-49
    Hubset Shimano M475 Disc Specific 32h
    Spokes 14g SS
    Rims Alex DM18 Double Wall Alloy w/ Machined Side 32h
    Tires WTB Velociraptor 26x2.1
    Brakes Shimano Mech. Disc M475
    Brake Levers Shimano Deore
    Pedals ATB
    Handlebar ATB Alloy 30mm Rise
    Grips WTB Dot Grip
    Stem DB Chaos 4-Bolt Alloy OS Ahd
    Seatpost Alloy w/ Micro Adj 27.2 x 350
    Saddle WTB DB-SST
    Extras Clear Coat, Owner's Manual, CatEye Reflector Set, H20 Bottle Mounts

    Any ideas out there?