United Recruit 18" BMX Bike

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United Recruit 18" BMX Bike

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  • The Recruit is United's entry level complete, Including the 18” wheel size for those who are not quite ready for a full size bike. The Recruit feature’s a sealed mid BB, sealed cassette hub and come with some of United's premium design aftermarket parts. See specs below.

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Product Specs
  1. FRAME MATERIAL: Hi Ten
  2. WHEEL SIZE: 18"
  3. TOP TUBE LENGTH: 18"
  4. CHAIN STAY LENGTH: 12.25"
  5. HEADTUBE ANGLE: 75°
  6. SEAT TUBE ANGLE: 71°
  7. FORKS: Cromo steerer tube, 1020 Hi-Ten legs
  8. BARS: 8.25" X 27" 1020 Hi-Ten 1.5° up 11° back
  9. STEM: United 40mm reach top load
  10. HEADSET: 1-1/8" A headset
  11. BRAKE MOUNTS: Welded
  12. BRAKES: TBC
  13. FRONT HUB: 20H 10mm axle
  14. FRONT RIM: Alloy 20H single wall
  15. REAR HUB: 36H sealed cassette with cromo axle and 9T 4 pawl driver
  16. REAR RIM: Alloy 36H single wall
  17. TYRES: United Direct 18" X 2.10" - 65PSI
  18. SPROCKET: 25T Steel
  19. CRANKS: 140mm tubular, 8 spline with printed United logo
  20. BB: Seaed Mid
  21. PEDALS: Jr plastic
  22. SEAT: United Reruit Jr railed with United sewn on patch
  23. GEARING: 25/9
  24. WEIGHT: TBC

Product Highlights
  • 18" Wheels are great for riders just a bit too small to manoeuvre a full size 20" Bike (approx 3ft 4 - 4ft 4 / 100cm-130cm)
  • Great for Riders who are just too small to handle a full size 20" BMX
  • Sealed rear hub
  • Strong and durable crankset
  • High-quality aftermarket tires

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BMX bikes are measured in two ways: the size of the wheel (20” is the standard BMX wheel size), and the length of the frame which is gauged by the top tube measurement. We have also simplified for you into XS, Small, Medium, etc.

Here is a guide to what size you should be looking for - note that there is some overlap in sizes, as personal preference also comes into the equation!
Rider Height (in) Rider Height (cm ) Top Tube Length (in) 
2FT - 3FT 60 - 90cm 11.5" - 13"
2'8" - 3'4" 80 - 100 cm 2.8" - 15"
3FT - 3'8" 90 - 110cm 14.5" - 17"
3'6" - 4'6" 105 - 135cm 17" - 18.5"
4FT - 5'4" 120 - 160 18" - 25.25"
(XS - S)
5FT - 5'8" 150 - 170cm 20" - 20.5"
(S - M)
5'6" - 6FT 165 - 185cm 20.25" - 21"
(M - L)
6FT + 180cm + 20.75" +
(L - XL)

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