The Orbea Kids MX 24 Trail Mountain Bike is a real MTB machine that's been scaled down for small riders. The best kids mountain bikes have the right pedal-to-gear ratios, lightweight frames, … Newsletter Settings, Viewing 33 posts - 1 through 33 (of 33 total), Premier Partners for Singletrack issues & exclusive subscriber perks, Metcheck MTB Weather Forecasts At A Glance, Singletrack Wisecracker Headset Spacer Bottle Opener, 2021 Team News: Angel Suárez joins Commencal 21 Team, Danny Hart Joins Cube on two-man Factory Team. Been in loft for last 2 years, my son loved it and did loads on it. Orbea Mx 20 Team 2013 RRP £319. “Orbea MX 20 Team” Detailed Review Frame and fork. The Orbeas seem a bit more “dedicated MTB” than the others which are all-rounders. If I can manage it though (£££) I’m also considering just going for a FS … and keep his current bike for racing XC (with rigid forks) and the new bike for harder core trails…. Aquapac Toccoa Waterproof Daysack 28L £50. LBS sells Orbea too but Lead times were longer than I wanted to risk ahead of Saturday. eXotic Full Carbon Riser Handlebar £60.49 . I’ve just popped some Rocket Rons on there for now (saving 0.6kg) and will see how they get on. Foals. Higher at the front for bouncy fork compatibility. var po = document.createElement('script'); po.type = 'text/javascript'; po.async = true; Orbea MX 40 2021 (£549) Key data for the Orbea MX 40: Price: £549 Bike size: Small 27.5″ wheels Rider height: 155-165 cm Frame: Orbea MX alloy Forks: SR Suntour XCT 30 Coil 100mm QR Gears: 18 speed – double 22/36T chainset, 11-36T cassette and Shimano Alivio SL-M3100 Brakes: Shimano MT200 Hydraulic Disc Tyres: Kenda K1153 2.35″ 30TPI It’s ok but does seem to weigh a lot for the size of bike it is. size 16 20 241 - seat tube (c-t) 207 257 3292 - top tube (eff) 385,3 445 5193 - head tube 90 95 904 - chainstay 311 3 Aquapac Toccoa Waterproof Daysack 28L £50. I’s lush, the forks can be tweaked to actual work and she flew round the Bluescar trail at Afan yesterday with so much confidence on the downs. MERIDA. The topic ‘isla beinn or Orbea MX 24?’ is closed to new replies. The Orbea MX 20 Team Disc seems like the undisputed bang for the buck ($499); 8 speed Shimano Altus trigger shifter drivetrain (34t chainring, 11-34 cassette), Shimano hydraulic discs, tubeless ready rims. Thanks to Tour de France stage champion Mariano Cañardo, Orbea very quickly gained recognition as a premier cycling brand in the public's eye. I reckoned that at half the price of the Isla I could spend some of the difference on upgrades if need be. Orbea MX 24 TEAM Kids Bike Lime 2021 Lime- Watermelon (Gloss) 399.00 Orbea Orca Review: Basque in Name, but German in Soul Level 4 expert Climbers will be especially happy with the bike’s performance characteristics… it can legitimately go toe-to-toe with the best out there in terms of stiffness-to-weight. Even after we added 2 cheap but bigger more knobbly tyres, it also still weighs only 10.4kg. 24 inch wheel childs mountain bike from Orbea with 9 speed derailleur - so just one gear lever to keep things simple. Orbea MX24 Team Kids cross country mountain bike. Tweet Get used to hearing, “Hey sweet bike!” when cruising around the neighborhood, path, or bike trail. Orbea MX 24 Alu only disc Fork Orbea Alu 24" only disc Headset 1-1/8" Semi-Integrated Rims/Wheels Mach1 Klixx 23c Tubeless Ready Tires Kenda 1047 24x2.10" 60TPI Wire DTC Crankset Alloy (152) Chainrings 32T Chain FSA Team Issue Rear Derailleur Shimano Deore M6000 GS Shadow Plus Cassette/Rear Cogs Shimano HG50 11-36t 10-Speed Shifters The transformation in my son’s riding ability from the Beinn 20 was an eye-opener. Better lever feel and increased … Not quite as light as the Isla, and you won’t get the same 2nd value but they are cracking little bikes with quite a low standover so good for smaller kids. It may not be as light as an Islabike though, but it looks much better than 24″ wheel Islabikes and that matters for kids. There is now a Marin Bayview Disc 24″ for sale in the classifieds which my son loved but my daughter didn’t fit. We’ve been dedicated Isla customers since the Rothan but when it came to moving up to 24 we reached a bit of a crossroads. Orbea 2020 Orbea MX 24 Team 24 Inch Wheel Kids Bike in Red and Black I have an Isla Beinn 26 for sale if you are interested. Privacy MX 24 Team 2021 Next stock, January. Going to go Isla and possibly put on some bigger volume tyres. While finding their start in rifle machining, the company permanently left the industry to build bicycles just before World War I. The MX 24 Team from Orbea is a bike for kids who love to ride. I just bought the Saracen Mantra 2.4. ENVE AM30 Foundation Wheelset – survives our toughest test! £399.00. The 2020 Orbea MX 24 Team 24 Inch Wheel Kids Bike in Red and Black is designed for kids who want to ride that little bit further and faster. Let me know and I can give you the details, but it has hardly been used. Orbea MX 24 TEAM 2015: £369: More similar Orbea bikes. Orbea Mx 24 Team 2014 RRP £389. You can pull the Altus off and replace .. you can get short cranks etc. Great little bike. She was immediately at home on it and its so much better than the Specialised Hotrock XC we bought my Son. Comes with slick and knobbly tyres and trigger shifters not grip shift which I think small hands find easier. The Orbea is light and well setup for a 8yr old. Brand : Orbea. Orbea - bicicleta copii - MX 24 Team - rosu negru - Bicicletele Orbea cu roti de 24 sunt potrivite pentru copii cu inaltimea intre 135cm si 155cm. My boy has a frog 55 he’s 6. Edit – I should say that I was comparing the Orbea 24 Trail against the Creig 24, not the Beinn. That's about the best spec I've seen on any kids bike drive chain apart from the Genesis Core 24". After emailling Orbea direct they have come back to me with the following details regarding weight: The MX 24 Dirt (with fixed fork) is 11.3kg (£269) The MX 24 XC (with suspension fork) is 11.5kg (£285) The MX 24 Team (with fixed fork) is 9.9kg (£399) var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(po, s); there are two models and I’m not actually sure what the difference is, https://www.orbea.com/gb-en/bicycles/kids/mx-kids. On the less positive side it was a little weightier than I’d expected and he found the uphills pretty draggy. Islabikes come with a RST F1rst 60mm travel air fork. Season : 2020. Got an MX24 Team for sale if that adds interest. Nice bike and also without the Isla/Frog price premium 2nd hand. Cheers LD, it didn’t look like the one I was following did but hard to be sure from the camera angle…. Its a good bike. Just got our boys new Orbea MX24 Trail bikes, which are the ones with the disc brakes and air forks. nparker – that’s a good point about the wheels, they’re pretty bombproof 36h rims, with PG spokes, although they are taped for tubeless. We’ve just got a Hoy for my eldest and I’d say it’s as good as if not better than the isla we moved from. She thought it was light when she got it, which is what matters I guess. It was during a trip away when we packed his and my bike in the car I realised the wheels were the culprit. Pricing. They are great bikes – our boys have been around the red trails at Dalbeattie, Glentress and Kirroughtree last week on them, and were loving them. No disc mounts on 2013 model, front or rear. The fork is ok, nothing special. Orbea MX 24 6061 Aluminum 2021, 135x9 QR, V-Brake + IS Disc Mount, 27,2 Seat Post, Internal Cable Routing, Central kickstand compatible, removable hanger, Fender and Carrier ready. 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