2012 Santa Cruz Jackal DJ Bike (discontinued)

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Santa cruz jackal '12

The Good:

rather cheap ready to ride from the box nice frame super long

The Bad:

HEAVY weird headtube angle stock comes geared bars too narrow grips sucked cassete is awfull

Overall Review:

in all, a nice bike for starters. Great bang 4 the buck.

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Product Santa Cruz Jackal DJ Bike
Model Year 2012
Riding Type Dirt Jump / Urban
Rider Unisex
Sizes and Geometry
Short, Long View Geometry
Size Short Long
Top Tube Length 22.5 22.5
Head Tube Angle 23.5° 68.7°
Head Tube Length 68.7 4.5
Seat Tube Angle 4.5 71.7
Seat Tube Length 71.7 13.4
Bottom Bracket Height 13.4 12.8
Chainstay Length 12.8 15.3
Wheelbase 15.3 40.6
Standover 41.6 24.8
Frame Material Aluminum
Frame Material Details
Rear Travel Hardtail
Rear Shock
Fork Marzocchi DJ2 100
Fork Travel 100mm
Head Tube Diameter 1-1/8"
Headset Cane Creek 10
Handlebar Easton EA 30 685mm
Stem Gravity Gap 45mm 31.8mm
Grips Lizard Skin Charger
Brakes Avid Elixir 1 w/ 160mm rotors
Brake Levers Avid Elixir 1
Shifters SRAM X5 right trigger 9spd
Front Derailleur
Rear Derailleur SRAM X7 short cage 9spd
Chainguide e*thirteen ST chain guide
Cranks TruVativ Hussefelt 1.0
Chainrings 34 tooth 9spd
Bottom Bracket TruVativ Howitzer XR
Chain Shimano HG 53 9spd
Cassette SRAM PG 950, 11- 28 9spd
Wheel Size
Rims WTB FX rims
Hubs Shimano M525 rear & WTB Super Duty 20mm front hub
Spokes DT 14 gauge spokes, brass nipples
Tires Maxxis Holy Roller 2.2 wire
Saddle SDG Patriot I Beam
Seatpost SDG Micro I Beam
Seatpost Diameter 30.9
Seatpost Clamp
Rear Dropout / Hub Dimensions 135 x 10
Max. Tire Size 2.3-2.5
Bottle Cage Mounts
Colors Black , Blue
Warranty 2 Years
Weight 30 lb 8 oz (13835 g)
Miscellaneous Custom bike build options available at santacruzmtb.com
Price $1,450
More Info

Santa Cruz website