Climb technical steeps and rail descents with confidence and speed. This agile 29er is designed with a smooth and active suspension setup, a lightweight aluminum frame, and progressive trail geometry to help you up your game.This super-versatile trail machine is built on a lightweight, stiff and super-strong ALUXX SL frameset that blends our latest Maestro suspension technology with progressive, trail-oriented geometry. To soak up every bump, from big rocks to small undulations, we gave it a trunnion mount shock and an Advanced Forged Composite upper rocker arm. This combination produces 115mm of smooth, active rear-wheel travel that puts you in control. Up front, it features a 130mm travel suspension fork, and the overall geometry has been tuned and developed to maximise its performance on rugged trails.
Larger 29-inch diameter wheels roll over rugged terrain with balance and stability, giving you the momentum to tackle technical climbs and the confidence to fly on fast, rugged singletrack descents.
Maestro rear suspension features a trunnion mount shock with a longer stroke and smoother feel. With 115mm of full rear travel (and 130mm up front), it has an Advanced Forged Composite upper rocker arm for increased stiffness and strength plus lower overall frame weight.
The lightweight and durable ALUXX SL aluminium frameset features fast trail-riding geometry including an aggressive 66.5-degree headtube angle and 74.5-degree seattube angle, plus a 44mm fork offset. The result is agile and efficient climbing capabilities
This High-Performance level, state-of-the-art aluminium material is made predominantly from 6011 alloy and delivers best-in-class strength-to-weight ratios. These framesets also feature unique welding technologies for high-performance ride quality.
A state-of-the-art high-pressure moulding process is used to produce complex-shaped carbon fibre components that are lighter, stiffer and stronger than similar components made from aluminium. This technology is used in critical performance parts such as Maestro Suspension rocker links.
Four strategically positioned pivot points and two linkages all work together to create a single floating pivot for the most active, efficient and independent suspension system on the trail.
Giant’s original oversized fork steerer tube technology. Designed to provide precise front-end steering performance, the system’s oversized headset bearings (1 1/4” lower and 1 1/8” upper for road, 1 1/2” lower and 1 1/8” upper for mountain) and tapered steerer tube work in conjunction to provide optimal steering stiffness.
Fewer flat tires. Greater traction. Less rolling resistance and a smoother, faster ride. Giant’s Tubeless System makes it easier than ever to experience all these benefits.
|Sizes||S, M, L, XL|
|Colours||Gloss Black Ti/Black|
|Frame||ALUXX SL-Grade Aluminum, 115mm Maestro suspension|
|Fork||Marzocchi Z2, 130mm, GRIP damper, Boost 15x110 Kabolt, 44mm offset, custom tuned for Giant|
|Shock||Fox Float DPS Performance, 165/42.5, custom tuned for Giant|
|Handlebar||Giant Contact TR35, 780x35mm, 20mm rise|
|Stem||Giant Contact SL 35|
|Seatpost||Giant Contact Switch dropper post with remote, 30.9|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Deore|
|Brakes||Tektro Orion HD-M475 4 piston hydraulic disc brakes, 180mm rotors|
|Brake Levers||Tektro Orion HD-M745|
|Cassette||Shimano Deore, 10x51|
|Crankset||Praxis Cadet Boost, 30t|
|Bottom Bracket||Praxis, press fit|
|Rims||Giant XCT 29” alloy|
|Tyres||[F] Maxxis Minion DHF 29x2.3, 3C, EXO, TR [R] Maxxis Aggressor 29x2.3, 3C, EXO, TR, tubeless|
|Colours||Black Ti / Black|
|Sizes||L(29"" WHEEL), M(29"" WHEEL), S(29"" WHEEL), XL(29"" WHEEL)|
|Barcodes||4712878678040, 4712878678057, 4712878678064, 4712878678071|
|SKUs / Part Numbers||2111044104, 2111044105, 2111044107, 2111044108|
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