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Intense Carbine SL All Mountain Full Suspension

5/5 (2 Reviews)
MSRP : $2899.00

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Product Description

Introducing the Carbine SL: the newest addition to Intense Cycles? exciting line of carbon fiber frames. The Carbine SL takes the Carbine, shaves some weight while adding nimbleness and maneuverability in a shorter travel package for riders looking for that trail riding rocket of a bike. Weighing in at just 5 lbs. (medium frame) and offering cool features like titanium bolts and a carbon fiber shock link , the Carbine SL delivers an exceptional ride for racers and enthusiasts alike. Features: -Adjustable travel 4.75?-5.25? (120mm-134mm), easily set at the upper link -Carbon fiber upper link -Titanium bolts -135mm drop outs only -49mm lower head tube and 44mm upper headtube allow you to run a tapered steerer fork -Direct mount front derailleur -Height adjustable seatpost routing -H20 bottle mounts -"Flk-Grd" down tube and chain stay protector system -Angular contact bearings and collet axle system with replaceable zirk fittings World Cup, National, and World Championship winning VPP suspension platform

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Javier Bours

Date Reviewed: September 26, 2012

Strengths:    Stiff, climbs like a goat and the handling its amazing

Weaknesses:    None at all

Bottom Line:   

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Robert a All Mountain Rider

Date Reviewed: July 23, 2012

Strengths:    Light and nimble, climbs and descends exceptionally well.

Weaknesses:    None so far.

Bottom Line:   
Only had it for a few weeks now but i can already tell this is gonna be my favorite bike. The speed and lightness of this bike make it an ideal San Diego xc bike.

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Bike Setup:   1x10, SRAM X7 derailleur, SRAM XO shifter, Fox Sektor TK

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