The RIP 9 RDO is Niners Trail Bike flagship par excellence. The first generation of the RIP in aluminum has been hailed by the five largest journals from the United States and has received awards as "Best 29er of the year". The version in Carbon was also very well received by the drivers and the media, so that the RIP 9 is already recognized as the benchmark of all-mountain category not only 29er bikes.
Get ready for a full suspension frame which tires is not only compatible with 29 inches but also 27.5 inches Plus - Now the current model for the 2017 season follows.
The house CVA suspension technology allows a very efficient suspension that actively and smoothly in every situation over a spring travel of 150 mm. The perfect balance is achieved together with a fork from 120 to 170 mm (27.5 inch tires). The award-winning framework benefits greatly from the new design and manufacturing technologies, which have been taken into account in all frame parts from the head tube to dropout.
Each detail is Niner asked if they can make it even better. Integrated cable routing for circuit and lowerable seatpost, ISCG 05 recording belong to appearance as Frame Protection and Skid Plate titanium plates under the bottom bracket.
We recommend 1 tier cranksets such as SRAM or Shimano XT 1x11 Eagle, but of course the RIP 9 frame compatible with Shimano's Di2 electronic circuit, even in a battery compartment in the frame was intended.
Frame sizes: S, M, L, XL
Headtube: 1 1/8 - 1.5 inches (IS44 / 28.6 | IS56 / 40)
Seat tube (inside diameter): 30.9 mm
Seat tube (outer diameter): 34.9 mm
Bottom bracket width: 73 mm BSA
Chain guide mount: ISCG 05
Disc brake mounts: PM 6 "
optimum travel suspension fork: 120 - 170 mm
suitable wheel size: 27,5+ "or 29"
maximum tire width: 3.0 "(depending on the manufacturer also small)
Travel: 150 mm
Rear axle: 148x12 mm BOOST floating axle
Colors: Orange | satin carbon / green
Delivery: Frame including Fox Float X Factory Kashima damper, saddle clamp and wheel spindle..
Note: Picture similar. Frame comes with Fox Float X Factory damper as described.