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Bianchi Methanol 29 SL Frame - £369.99

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Top Features:

  • Frame: Methanol 29 SL, High Modulus Monocoque Carbon Fibre; Internal Cable Routing: Yes
  • Recommended Max Fork Travel: 100mm
  • Bottom Bracket Type: PF30
  • Headset Dimension: Tapered Integrated 1 1/8" - 1.5"
  • Disc Brake Standard: International Standard
  • Front Derailleur Type: Low direct mount or high clamp diam. 34.9mm, top pull
  • Rear Hub Compatibility: 135xQR, skewer not included
  • Recommended Tyre Size: Compatible with 29x2.0" tyres
  • Seatpost Diameter: Fully integrated with frame
  • Weight: 1.22 kg

Product Data

  • Model Year: 2015
  • Steerer: Tapered
  • Bottle Cage Mounts: Double
  • Wheel Size: 29" (622)
  • MTB: Yes
The perfect foundation upon which to build your dream XC-racing 29er hardtail. This frame features an advanced High Modulus Monocoque Carbon Fibre construction at its core and some of the greatest technologies on the market.

Description

This SL model has equipped with Bianchi's "Ti-NET" technology, which strengthens the downtube of the frame for increased impact resistance and longer frame life. Additionally, thanks to the triple wall carbon tubing, asymmetrical, shock absorbing asymmetric rear stays and the integrated seatpost, this design guides you to the podium with speed, elegance and precision come race day.

Technologies:

Asymmetrical Rear Stays: Optimised rear stays design obtains a very compact and reactive rear triangle without sacrificing any chainline clearance. It fits different chainring combinations and it is optimised to improve power transmission on the drive side. This design also offers increased power reactivity and pedalling performance on all terrains.

ERC - Embedded Reinforcement Construction: Reinforcement carbon ribs are embedded into the main tubes' profiles. The increased torsional stiffness of the head tube, at the Bottom Bracket area and around the crank-frame interface increases structural strength and significantly reduces flex.

Ti-NET - Titanium Net Technology:

TWT - Triple Wall Tube: TWT construction allows Bianchi to lay-up the composite material plies to form 3 thin walls which are then moulded together to form a bond-less monocoque laminate tube. This construction increases strength and stiffness, makes the frame lighter and improves the reactivity, handling and ride control.

SAS - Shock Absorbing Stays: Special designed rear stays with “S” shape is laminated with carbon and glass fibres. This offers enhanced shock absorption of the vertical strikes on the rear dropouts without weakening the lateral and torsional stiffness of the frame. Also, it increases power transmission and reduces vibrations.

Built, Tuned and Tested

Rest assured that each bike is fully built, tested and tuned by Wiggle's team of qualified bike mechanics to ensure your bike arrives in perfect condition. Find out which size fits you by clicking the size chart tab.

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