Niner RIP 9 RDO SLX Fox Complete Bike - with Stans Wheels

Niner RIP 9 RDO SLX Fox Complete Bike - with Stans Wheels
Niner RIP 9 RDO SLX Fox Complete Bike - with Stans Wheels
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RIP 9 RDO SLX Fox Complete Bike - with Stans Wheels by Niner
Easily the most capable machine in Niner's line, the RIP 9 RDO SLX Fox Complete Mountain Bike blurs the line between aggressive trail machine and brawny enduro sled with its steamrolling 29er wheels paired with 150-millimeters of plush CVA suspension and a long, slacked-out geometry that screams of confidence when the trail gets fast and rowdy. This particular version is kitted out with the workhorse dependability of a Shimano SLX drivetrain, alongside a 160mm Fox 36 Factory Fork for rock-devouring confidence and a RockShox Monarch Plus RC3 shock for luxury car-like plushness out back. As you'd expect from modern trail bikes pushing towards the longer and slacker end of the riding spectrum, the RIP 9 RDO has a long-reach, roomy cockpit paired with a shorter stem for quick-handling confidence when you're maneuvering around trail obstacles and cleaning tight switchbacks. The 67-degree head tube angle gives the RIP 9 RDO a balanced feel that's both confident at charging bigger lines, yet one that retains nimble handling along sweeping berms and tight sections of trail--both areas where long-travel 29ers are usually lacking in adeptness and skill. Another figure to note is its relatively steep 75. 5-degree seat tube angle, which places you in an optimal position to lay power down on tricky climbs. Another aspect of the latest redesign for the RIP 9 RDO lies in its ability to accept the voluminous rubber of 27. 5+ wheels thanks to its Boost rear axle spacing. Increasing the rear axle to 148mm enables the RIP 9 to readily accept massive 2. 8in tires should you feel the need to add another wheel size to your riding arsenal. If you're content with the provided 29-inch wheels, you'll find it easily clears a 29 x 2. 4in rear tire, which defines the new standard for aggressive trail riders seeking a balance between rolling speed and grip. Despite all of the changes above, Niner's Race Day Optimized (RDO) construction process remains the same as previous versions and model...

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