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Talon 29 3

2020

£475

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

Built on a lightweight ALUXX aluminium frame that features classic hardtail design plus the balanced riding characteristics of larger diameter 29-inch wheels, Talon 29er is a great choice for XC terrain. The frame geometry is specifically designed for its wheel size and a 100mm suspension fork. 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 SL 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.

XC control

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

Specs
  • Sizes
    M, L, XL
  • Colours
    Gloss Charcoal
  • Frame
    ALUXX-Grade Aluminum, disc
  • Fork
    SR Suntour XCT30 HLO 29", 100mm , lockout, preload adjuster
  • Shock
    N/A
  • Handlebar
    Giant Connect Trail, 780x31.8
  • 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, 12x32
  • Chain
    KMC 8.3
  • Crankset
    Prowheel forged, 22/36
  • Bottom Bracket
    cartridge
  • Rims
    Giant GX03V 29", 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 29x2.2, wire bead
  • Weight
    13.9kg (size M)

Every effort has been made to ensure accuracy throughout this website. However, Giant reserves the right to change bike specifications, features, prices and colours without prior notice.

Highlights

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

2020 Talon 29 with interactive tooltips

Geometry

bike diagram with measurements referenced in table that follows
Selection of a button will change the units measurement displayed throughout the entire sizing guide section.
  MLXL
ASeat Tube Length (mm) (inch)44017.349019.353521.1
BSeat Tube Angle (degrees)73.5°73.5°73.5°
CTop Tube Length (mm) (inch)59923.662224.564625.4
DHead Tube Length (mm) (inch)1054.11244.91405.5
EHead Tube Angle (degrees)69.0°69.0°69.0°
FFork Rake (mm) (inch)461.8461.8461.8
GTrail (mm) (inch)94.33.794.33.794.33.7
HWheelbase (mm) (inch)113244.6115745.6118246.5
IChain Stay Length (mm) (inch)45517.945517.945517.9
JBottom Bracket Drop (mm) (inch)552.2552.2552.2
KStack (mm) (inch)61124.162924.864325.3
LReach (mm) (inch)41816.543517.145517.9
MStand Over Height (mm) (inch)76029.979831.483332.8
NHandlebar Width (mm) (inch)78030.778030.778030.7
OStem Length (mm) (inch)602.4702.8803.1
PCrank Length (mm) (inch)1756.91756.91756.9
QWheel Size 29"29"29"

Techs & Features

ALUXX Aluminium Technology

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Every effort has been made to ensure accuracy throughout this website. However, Giant reserves the right to change bike specifications, features, prices and colours without prior notice.