Ghost Kato 2 29" Bicycle - Unisex

5055-482
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Ghost Kato 2 29" Bicycle - Unisex

5055-482
  • Available prices Clearance price $700.00 $700.00
  • Original price $825.00
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Description

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When it comes to flat-out pace, 29er wheels can't be beat. Lightweight with fast-rolling hoops, this capable XC ride sets you up for excitement. Big wheels can roll over obstacles, making the Kato 29 a specialist in rolling through flowy, rooty trails at speed. A light, solid aluminum frame promises a responsiveness over the long haul. Looking to mountain goat steep climbs and power down bike lanes? No problem. A blend of Shimano Acera, Tourney and Altus SL components provides a versatile gear range ed for different types of terrain. When it comes to stopping power, Tektro hydraulic disc-brakes promise solid braking performance when joy-riding through muddy bogs or embarking on city-wide adventures.

  • Ghost aluminum frame is lightweight, ultra-strong and vibration dampening.
  • 29in. wheelset rolls fast and climb over obstacles like nobody's business.
  • RST Blaze MLO with 100mm of travel, and a lock-out.
  • Tektro hydraulic disc brakes provide solid stopping power in all weather conditions.
  • 8-speed Shimano Altus SL shifters, Tourney front derailleur and Acera rear derailleur are reliable and smooth.
  • Shimano Tourney triple crank offers a wide-ranging ring size for effective climbing and flat-level pace.
  • Alex rims laced to Ghost hubs are smooth rolling and trail ready.
  • Kenda tires provide the right balance between grip and low rolling resistance.
  • Bikes are covered by MEC's Rocksolid Guarantee and Bike Service Agreement. You can bring your bike to any MEC bike shop for free adjustments and minor maintenance for a year after purchase.
  • Ghost Bikes are designed in Waldsassen, Germany. Every model reflects a deep passion for cycling and meticulous attention to detail.

Tech specs

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Weight
  • 14.78kg (Medium)
  • 14.89kg (Large)
  • 14.97kg (X-Large)
Ideal for Cross-country riding
Frame Ghost Kato 29 aluminum
Front travel 100mm
Fork RST Blaze MLO
Stem Ghost AS-GH2 31.8mm
Seatpost Ghost light DC 1
Headset Ghost
Handlebars Ghost Low Rizer 31.8mm
Grips/tape Ghost lock-on
Brakes

Mechanical disc brakes are more powerful than rim brakes, but less powerful than hydraulic brakes.

Tektro HD-M285 (hydraulic disc)
Brake levers Tektro HD-M285
Shifters Shimano Altus SL
Derailleur (front) Shimano Tourney
Derailleur (rear) Shimano Acera
Crank + rings Shimano FC-TY301 42-34-24T
Bottom bracket Ghost
Pedals Sold separately
Hub (front) Ghost
Hub (rear)

The hub affects a bike’s rolling efficiency. Internally geared hubs require significantly less maintenance.

Ghost
Cassette

Cassettes with a smaller range allow you to go faster; a bigger range makes climbing hills easier.

Shimano CS-HG200 8-speed 12-32T
Chain Shimano HG40-8
Spokes Stainless
Rims Alex TD19
Tires Kenda Slant Six 29 x 2.2
Saddle Selle Italia X-Base
Made in Taiwan