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2012 Ellsworth Epiphany Bike

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    Vital MTB Retail Partners:
    Chain Reaction Bicycles Jenson U.S.A. Competitive Cyclist Backcountry

    Specifications

    Model Year 2012
    Riding Type Trail,Freeride
    Sizes and Geometry

    S, M, L View Geometry

    Size S M L
    Top Tube Length 22.3 23.5 24.5
    Head Tube Angle 70 70 70
    Head Tube Length 4 5 5
    Seat Tube Angle 73.5 73.5 73.5
    Seat Tube Length 15.5 17 19
    Bottom Bracket Height 12.3 12.3 12.3
    Chainstay Length 16.9 16.9 16.9
    Wheelbase 42.5 43.5 44.5
    Standover 27 27.1 27.1
    Reach
    Stack
    Frame Material
    Rear Travel
    Rear Shock 12 Fox RP23 HLR 7.875x2.0 (Ep)
    Fork 2012 TLS RLC 140 BK 15QR(Ep
    Fork Travel
    Head Tube Diameter
    Headset Loaded Xlite
    Handlebar Loaded Xlite CARBON
    Stem Loaded Xlite
    Grips Lizard Skins
    Brakes XTR
    Brake Levers
    Shifters XTR 10spd
    Front Derailleur XTR 10spd
    Rear Derailleur XTR 10spd
    ISCG Tabs
    Chainguide
    Cranks Shim XTR 175 w/o BB 10SPD Triple
    Chainrings
    Bottom Bracket SHIM XTR
    Pedals
    Chain Shimano XTR/DuraAce 10spd
    Cassette Shimano XTR (11-36T) 10spd
    Rims Ellsworth XC Wheels
    Hubs Ellsworth XC Wheels
    Spokes
    Tires Kenda Nevegal
    Saddle EHB WTB Silverado Ti Solid
    Seatpost Thomson Elite
    Seat Post Diameter
    Seatpost Clamp
    Rear Dropout / Hub Dimensions
    Max. Tire Size
    Bottle Cage Mounts
    Colors
    Warranty
    Weight

    N/A

    Miscellaneous As one of the lightest 5.25" travel bikes in the world, the Epiphany offers a slightly more relaxed geometry than the 4" Truth, more travel and all without a significant weight penalty. The Epiphany was selected as Outside Magazine's Mountain Bike of the Year, and has also been called "The Holy Grail of Trail Bikes" by industry media.**Picture is of the frame and is just for illustration purposes only.  This item is a complete bike with componentry as listed below. Frame: Drawn Seamless Aerospace grade Aluminum Hand-crafted in the USA SST Tubing-Size specific tubesets Tube-to-tube Circumferential Welding (each tube welds completely to its connecting tube) ICT Technology Suspension (internationally patented, designed to be energy-efficient) Anti-Squat Tuning and optimization Assymetrical Hollowvoid chainstay reduces unsprung weight and increases stiffness and durability Precision multiaxis machined suspension points Sex Bolt assembly simplification design (12mm pins holding the main pivots which reduces the number of parts) Svelte precision Machined Rocker design and Whale Tail Seat Stay YokeComponents: 2011 Fox 32 Talas RLC, 140mm, 15QR 2011 Fox RP23 LLR w/ detuned propedal to work with the ICT suspension Easton Monkey Lite bar (31.8 x 685) Thomson X4 stem (0 degree, 100mm) FSA Orbit MX headset SRAM X9 Trigger Shifters Avid Elixir 5 hydraulic brakes with 160mm rotors (F: Post, R: IS) SRAM X9 derailleurs Truvativ Stylo Team crank, 175mm SRAM X9 chain for 9 speed SRAM X9 cassette (11-34T) Loaded Xlite seatpost 27.2 WTB Rocket V saddle, cromoly rails Kenda Nevegal tires, DTC, Kevlar, 26x2.1 Wheels: Ellsworth "XC" wheelset, handbuilt by master wheel builders Hubs use Japanese EZO sealed bearing and uses more and bigger ball bearings; three pawl design Patented Direct Pull Quadruple Taper Butted Spokes using a special lacing pattern to resist lateral flex Rims use Ellsworth's proprietary tapered wall rim extruded from xxx9 Aluminum and are wide for a wider tire contact patch (save weight by running a narrower tire, but still get the traction and control of a wider heavier tire) Weight: 1495 grams Geometry (in inches): S M L XL Head Angle 70 70 70 69 Seat Angle 73.5 73.5 73.5 73.5 Top Tube length 22.25 23.5 24.25 25.5 Stand Over 28.7 28.8 28.9 30.0
    Price $6795.00
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