Talon 3

549.00

From dirt paths to singletrack trails, this aluminium hardtail will get you rolling with its smooth handling and confident control.

Features:
Sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL
Colours: Satin Black / Olive Green
Frame: ALUXX-Grade Aluminum, disc
Fork: SR Suntour XCT30 HLO 27.5″, 100mm, lockout, preload adjuster
Shock: N/A
Handlebar: Giant Connect Trail, 780×31.8
Stem: Giant Sport, 7-degree
Seatpost: Giant Sport, 30.9
Saddle: Giant custom
Pedals: platform
Shifters: Shimano Altus
Front Derailleur: microSHIFT FD-M282
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Acera
Brakes: Tektro HDC M275, hydraulic disc
Brake Levers: Tektro HDC M275
Cassette: Shimano CS-HG200-8, 12×32
Chain: KMC 8.3
Crankset: Prowheel forged, 22/36
Bottom Bracket: cartridge
Rims: Giant GX03V 27.5″, alloy, double wall, 21mm inner width
Hubs: [F]Giant Tracker Giant Sport QR, loose ball [R] Giant Tracker Giant Sport QR, loose ball
Spokes: stainless, 14g
Tyres: Maxxis Ikon 27.5×2.2, wire bead

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Get the Giant, Talon 3 (2020) | Men XC bike through cyclecentre.com. Click on the Quote now button and save up to 51% on the ridetowork.ie (avails of government Cycle to work Scheme).Get the Talon 3 through cyclecentre.com. Click on the Quote now button and save up to 51% on the ridetowork.ie (avails of government Cycle to work Scheme).This lightweight ALUXX aluminium frameset features classic off-road design made specifically for 27.5 wheels to strike just the right balance between control and speed. The hardtail frame is optimised for a 100mm suspension fork, which helps soak up trail obstacles. For aspiring off-road riders looking to climb a little faster and get more comfortable riding singletrack, Talon is your ticket to XC adventures.

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The Giant, Talon 3 (2020) | Men XC bike is an excellent example of fast, agile and sturdy mountain bike. It’s enhanced lightweight frame design allows for an excellent ride and is ideally suited for exploring all mountain environments.

Specifications

Get a feel for the trail with this all-new aluminium hardtail made for aspiring singletrack riders. It features stable, fast-rolling 29-inch or more-playful 27.5-inch wheels so you can push the pace on climbs and let loose on the descents.

Built on a new lightweight ALUXX aluminium frame that features classic hardtail design plus the balanced riding characteristics of either larger diameter 29-inch or 27.5-inch wheels, Talon is a great choice for XC or light trail terrain. The frame geometry is specifically designed to adapt to its respective wheel size and either an 80mm or 100mm suspension fork (depending on frame size). It’s a confident ride that’s perfect for ambitious riders who want to take their off-road skills to the next level.

Key Performance Factors

Proven alloy performance

ALUXX aluminium frameset is hand-built in-house by the world leader in aluminium engineering.

Balance and stability

Frame geometry is designed to optimise the balance and roll-over capabilities of 29-inch wheels or the liveliness of 27.5-inch wheels (depending on frame size).

XC control

Suspension fork offers either 80mm or 100mm of smooth travel for added XC control.

Sizes 27.5: XS,S,M,L 29: S,M,L,XL,XXL
Colours Matte Trekking Green, Gloss Metallic Black
Frame ALUXX-Grade Aluminium, disc. Compatible with fenders & kickstand
Fork SR Suntour XCE coil spring, 100mm travel (80mm XS)
Shock N/A
Handlebar Giant Connect Trail, 780×31.8
Stem Giant Sport, 7-degree
Seatpost Giant Sport, 30.9
Saddle Giant custom
Pedals MTB caged
Shifters Shimano SL-M315
Front Derailleur Shimano M315
Rear Derailleur Shimano Tourney
Brakes Tektro TKD 143, hydraulic
Brake Levers Tektro TKD 143, hydraulic
Cassette Shimano MF-TZ500, 14×28
Chain KMC Z7
Crankset ProWheel forged, 22/36
Bottom Bracket cartridge
Rims Giant GX03V 29 or 27.5, alloy, double wall, 21mm inner width
Hubs [F]Giant Tracker Giant Sport QR, loose ball [R] Giant Tracker Giant Sport QR, loose ball
Spokes stainless, 14g
Tyres Maxxis Ikon 27.5 or 29×2.2, wire bead (max tyre width possible: 2.4″)

Geometry

    S (29″) M (29″) L (29″) XL (29″) XXL (29″) S (29″) M (29″) L (29″) XL (29″) XXL (29″) XS (27.5″) S (27.5″) M (27.5″) L (27.5″) XS (27.5″) S (27.5″) M (27.5″) L (27.5″)
A Seat Tube Length 390 440 490 535 565 390 440 490 535 565 350 385 430 490 350 385 430 490
B Seat Tube Angle 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 74
C Top Tube Length 577 599 620 639 658 577 599 620 639 658 544 569 597 618 544 569 597 618
D Head Tube Length 95 105 125 140 155 95 105 125 140 155 95 115 130 155 95 115 130 155
E Head Tube Angle 68.5 68.5 68.5 68.5 68.5 68.5 68.5 68.5 68.5 68.5 67.5 67.5 67.5 67.5 67.5 67.5 67.5 67.5
F Fork Rake 51 51 51 51 51 51 51 51 51 51 42 42 42 42 42 42 42 42
G Trail 94 94 94 94 94 94 94 94 94 94 103 103 103 103 103 103 103 103
H Wheel Base 1126 1150 1172 1192 1213 1126 1150 1172 1192 1213 1079 1106 1137 1162 1079 1106 1137 1162
I Chain Stay Length 455 455 455 455 455 455 455 455 455 455 440 440 440 440 440 440 440 440
J Bottom Bracket Drop 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 55 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45
K Stack 602 611 630 644 658 602 611 630 644 658 533 571 598 621 533 571 598 621
L Reach 404 424 439 454 469 404 424 439 454 469 385 405 425 440 385 405 425 440
M Stand Over Height 732 766 805 839 856 732 766 805 839 856 686 711 748 794 686 711 748 794
N Handlebar Width 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780 780
O Stem Length 50 60 70 80 90 50 60 70 80 90 40 50 60 70 40 50 60 70
P Crank Length Dec 170 175 175 175 175 170 175 175 175 175 165 170 175 175 165 170 175 175
Q Wheel Size Alt 29″ 29″ 29″ 29″ 29″ 29″ 29″ 29″ 29″ 29″ 27.5″ 27.5″ 27.5″ 27.5″ 27.5″ 27.5″ 27.5″ 27.5″

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