trel's 2015 Giant Reign Advanced One

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Parts Brand Model Additional info
Frame Giant Reign Advanced One 27.5 Composite top tube cracked, repaired June-July 2019
Rear Shock FOX DHX2 Factory 2019 CaneCreek Valt Progressive 500-610lb Coil (Usually 550lb SAR Coil)
Fork RockShox Lyrik RC - 2016 170mm, Luftkappe 1 Token / 80psi / L comp / L rebound
Headset Hope ZS44/56 Tapered
Handlebar OneUp Components 35 Carbon 780mm Wide / 35mm Rise
Stem Joystick Binary 35 35mm
Grips Deity Waypoint
Brakes Shimano F XTR BR-M9120, N04C Pads, 203mm RT66 Rotor R XT BR-M8120, N04C Pads, 203mm RT66 Rotor
Brake Levers Shimano XTR BL-M9120 Trail ISpec EV
Shifters Shimano Rear XTR SL-M9000 ISpec II 11sp
Front Derailleur -------
Rear Derailleur Shimano XT RD-M8000-GS 11sp
Chainguide OneUp Components Bash Guide V2
Cranks Race Face Next R Carbon 170mm
Chainrings / Sprocket Other WolfTooth 30T DropStop / RF DM / N/W
Bottom Bracket Other Rotor PF4130 BB92 / 30mm Cranks
Chain Shimano XTR CN-HG901 11sp
Cassette / Rear Cog e*thirteen TRS Race 9-46t 11sp
Pedals Nukeproof Horizon Pro
Front Rim DT Swiss XM481 27.5" / 30mm IW / 32H
Rear Rim DT Swiss EX471 27.5" / 25mm IW / 32H
Hubs DT Swiss 240s F 15x100 / R 12x142 / XD Driver
Spokes Other F Sapim D-Light 272mm R NDS - Sapim D-Light 272mm / DS - DT Swiss Competition 272mm
Front Tire Michelin Wild Enduro GumX 2.6
Rear Tire Maxxis DHR2 2.4 WT Dual Compound
Saddle SDG Radar Ti-Alloy Rails
Seatpost OneUp Components Dropper V2 180mm WolfTooth ReMote LA
Seatpost Clamp Other Giant Standard
General Info
Model Year 2015
Riding Type Trail / All-Mountain
Weight 31 lb 11.9 oz (14400 g)
Additional Info Was in a constant state of change. Pretty settled for now, just playing with different coils in the DHX2 and shims in the Lyrik. Just built my first few wheels for this and the A-Zero, going great so far. This one is at my dream-build level now, just fine tweaking things. I Got this bike standard and used in July 2017, since then have done multiple rebuilds, upgrades, broken the frame and had it repaired, more upgrades. I'm an auto mechanic and took to bike repair as a hobby. Now I have a well equipped home workshop and have rebuilt or serviced everything on my fleet of Reigns apart from a rear shock major service and carbon repair. When this frame was being repaired I picked up another front the same, with a crack, rode it for a month and now waiting for repair as a backup. Also picked up a Medium A-Zero for the rear end, which is now swapped to this bike and spray can flat-blacked out. This bike hanged my outlook on life, fun and fitness. The bike has given me good energy, it's heaps of fun to ride, very forgiving in rough terrain, and will ride up and down nearly anything I want it to. The last 6 months tuning the Lyrik and DHX2 has been a very interesting experience with a steep learning curve, a good challenge.
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