The 2014 United x Etnies Recruit. After what we did with the 2013 Recruit, improving it for 2014 was not going to be easy. We looked long and hard, and by tweaking a couple of areas we feel we have managed to do just that. We started by taking the bullet proof ultra loud fully sealed cassette from our Supreme line and put this on our entry level bike, we added a nice taper to the forks, improved the stem, and tightened up some of the geometry on the handlebars and frame to make this a perfect fit for that younger entry level rider.

For it’s first release we have teamed up with Etnies and through our shared pool of progressive riders Corey Martinez, Nathan Williams & Geoff Slattery we are offering the bike in three primary tones with bright pops of colour, and an entire collection of footwear and apparel, the United Colors of Etnies.

Top Tube Length 20 in
Frame Geometry HT: 75° / CS: 13.25 in / BB: 11.8 in / SO: 8 in
Material 1020 hi ten steel
Headtube Integrated
Dropouts 6mm thick, 14mm slots
Brake Mounts Welded 990
Fork Legs 1020 hi ten steel
Steerer Integrated race, 1020 hi ten steel
Fork Dropouts 5mm thick, 10mm slots
Handlebars 1020 hi ten H: 8.25 in x W: 28 in
Grips United w/nylon push in end
Headset United sealed bearing integrated
Stem United alloy front load with forged detail
Lever Alloy
Brake 990
Cranks 3pc tubular cromo, 8 spline, 170mm
BB United sealed bearing mid
Sprocket United design, 25t
Pedals Slim nylon/fibreglass mix
Chain Taya 410, Black
Rear Rim Single wall 36h, alloy, colour anodized
Front Rim Single wall 36h, alloy, colour anodized
Rear Hub 36h, sealed bearing cassette, 14mm axle
Driver 9t, 4 pawl, sealed bearings, ultra loud mech
Front Hub 36h, alloy looseball, 10mm axle
Rear Tyre United Direct 20 x 2.1, 65 psi
Front Tyre United Direct 20 x 2.3, 65 psi
Seat United padded integrated w/post
Seat Post Integrated with seat
Seat Clamp Alloy
Weight 25 lbs / 11.33 kg
Colours Black/Red, Black/Blue, Black/Green

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