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Talon 29 4 (GI)

2019

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Get a feel for the trail with this classic hardtail made for aspiring singletrack riders. It features larger diameter 29-inch wheels that give it added stability on XC terrain—so you can push the pace on climbs and let loose on the descents.

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.

Key Performance Factors

Proven alloy performance

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

Balance and stability

Frame geometry is designed to optimize 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
    S, M, L, XL
  • Colors
    Charcoal / Green , Metallic Black / Blue
  • Frame
    ALUXX-Grade Aluminum
  • Fork
    SR Suntour M3030
  • Shock
    N/A
  • Handlebar
    Giant Sport alloy
  • Stem
    Giant Sport alloy
  • Seatpost
    Giant Sport alloy, 30.9
  • Saddle
    Giant Connect
  • Pedals
    MTB Caged, 9/16
  • Shifters
    Shimano ST-EF500
  • Front Derailleur
    Shimano  FD-TY300
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano  FD-TY300
  • Brakes
    Tektro TKM 172 Mechnical disc brake
  • Brake Levers
    Tektro TKM 172
  • Cassette
    Shimano MF-TZ500, 11x34
  • Chain
    KMC Z51
  • Crankset
    ProWheel, 22/32/42
  • Bottom Bracket
    Feimin FP-902W
  • Rims
    Giant GX03V 29 6061 aluminum, double wall, 21mm inner width
  • Hubs
    JUXING,32H
  • Spokes
    stainless, 14G
  • Tires
    CST , 29 x 2.25
  • Weight
    The most accurate way to determine any bike’s weight is to have your local dealer weigh it for you. Many brands strive to list the lowest possible weight, but in reality weight can vary based on size, finish, hardware and accessories. All our bikes are designed for best-in-class weight and ride quality.

The specifications, colors, and availability of the products can be subjects to alter without prior notification. For availability and prices, please contact the retailers in your city / country.

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.

2019 Talon 29er with interactive tooltips

Sizing Guide and Geometry

Sizing to be used as a reference only. Please check with a local authorized Liv or Giant dealer to determine the correct size.
Available sizes may vary from country to country.

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  • S
      163 cm5’4”  to 172 cm5’8”
  • M
      171 cm5’7”  to 180 cm5’11”
  • L
      179 cm5’10”  to 188 cm6’2”
  • XL
      187 cm6’2”  to 198 cm6’6”
bike diagram with measurements referenced in table that follows
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  SMLXL
ASeat Tube Length (mm) (inch)39015.444017.349019.353521.1
BSeat Tube Angle (degrees)73.5°73.5°73.5°73.5°
CTop Tube Length (mm) (inch)57722.759923.662224.564625.4
DHead Tube Length (mm) (inch)953.71054.11244.91405.5
EHead Tube Angle (degrees)69.0°69.0°69.0°69.0°
FFork Rake (mm) (inch)461.8461.8461.8461.8
GTrail (mm) (inch)943.7943.7943.7943.7
HWheelbase (mm) (inch)111043.7113244.6115745.6118246.5
IChain Stay Length (mm) (inch)45517.945517.945517.945517.9
JBottom Bracket Drop (mm) (inch)552.2552.2552.2552.2
KStack (mm) (inch)60123.761124.162924.864325.3
LReach (mm) (inch)39915.741816.543517.145517.9
MStand Over Height (mm) (inch)72628.676029.979831.483332.8
NHandlebar Width (mm) (inch)78030.778030.778030.778030.7
OStem Length (mm) (inch)502602.4702.8803.1
PCrank Length (mm) (inch)1706.71756.91756.91756.9
QWheel Size 29"29"29"29"

Techs & Features

ALUXX Aluminum Technology

The specifications, colors, and availability of the products can be subjects to alter without prior notification. For availability and prices, please contact the retailers in your city / country.