FROM DIRT PATHS TO SINGLETRACK TRAILS, THIS ALUMINUM HARDTAIL WILL GET YOU ROLLING WITH ITS SMOOTH HANDLING AND CONFIDENT CONTROL.
This lightweight ALUXX aluminum frameset features classic off-road design made specifically for 27.5 wheels to strike just the right balance between control and quickness. The hardtail frame is optimized for a 100mm suspension fork, which helps soak up trail obstacles and improve control. For aspiring off-road riders looking to climb a little faster and get more comfortable riding singletrack, Talon is your ticket to XC adventures.
KEY PERFORMANCE FACTORS
PROVEN ALLOY PERFORMANCE
ALUXX SL aluminum frameset is hand-built in-house by the world leader in aluminum engineering.
TRACTION AND STABILITY
Frame geometry is designed to optimize the confident, stable handling of 27.5 tires, and is ideal for rugged, adventurous terrain.
More relaxed frame geometry (compared to XC) and control-focused components deliver added control for trail riding conditions.
Sizes XS, S, M, L, XL
Colours Satin Lemon Yellow / Satin Grey / Satin Black
Frame ALUXX-Grade Aluminum
Fork SR Suntour XCT HLO 27.5, 100mm travel, lockout, with preload adjuster
Handlebar Giant Connect Trail, 780mm x 31.8mm
Stem Giant Sport, 6-degree
Seatpost Giant Sport, 30.9
Saddle Giant Connect (upright)
Pedals MTB Caged, 9/16
Shifters Shimano Altus, 3x8
Front Derailleur Shimano Altus
Rear Derailleur Shimano Acera
Brakes Tektro HDC M275 [F] 180mm [R] 160mm, hydraulic
Brake Levers Tektro HDC M275
Cassette Shimano HG31, 11x34
Chain KMC Z8
Crankset ProWheel Burner, 22/32/42
Bottom Bracket Cartridge
Rims Giant GX03V 27.5 6061 aluminum, double wall, 21mm inner width
Hubs [F]Giant Tracker Sport QR, loose ball [R] Giant Tracker Sport QR, loose ball
Spokes stainless, 14G
Tyres Maxxis Ikon, 27.5 x 2.2, 60 tpi wire