Posting Permissions You may not post new threads; You may not post replies; You may not … 9:03 . The Trails Look Great - The Back Forty Ep. The Salsa Horsethief SLX 29 is – as the name suggests – a full-suspension mountain bike with 29-inch wheels. or 27.5 x 3.0 in. Like that awkward kid who goes from being picked last at basketball to coming back as CEO at … In fact, the two bikes are so similar, they might be better classified as twins. The Salsa Horsethief Carbon SLX is ready for all types of riding, from flowy to technical. The geometry of the bike allows riders to push more on the downhills. TO THE EXTENT NOT PROHIBITED BY LAW, THESE WARRANTIES ARE EXCLUSIVE AND THERE ARE NO OTHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS INCLUDING WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Failure to register will not affect consumer rights under the limited warranty stated above, so long as the consumer can show in a reasonable manner proof of original ownership and the date the Salsa Cycles product was purchased. Rented a Salsa Horsethief from Red Raven and went for a ride. Availability: Due to Covid-19 limitations some products might not be in stock. Join our email list. or 27.5 x 3.0 in. The Salsa Timberjack NX Eagle 29 Is a Ride-It-All Hardtail With 130mm of travel, adjustable dropouts, and mounts galore, the Timberjack seldom feels out of its element. (27.5 in. Titanium frames Huge selection of mountain bikes from brands such as Trek, Specialized, Giant, Santa Cruz, Norco and more. 11:01. Sorry, this Locator is only available for North American residents. All other suspension frame parts (excludes hanger, pivot hardware, bearings), One-Year Warranty The unmistakable Salsa headbadge. Horsethief can run 29er or 27.5 wheels thanks to Flip Chip technology; max tire width is 29 x 2.6 in. Need more info? Free shipping on orders over $50 (continental U.S. only). Adventure riding on the Colorado Trail. 2020 Salsa Horsethief. This is not to say that you can't get after it on the Horsethief, because you can, it just prefers a mellow… In no event shall Salsa Cycles be liable for any loss, inconvenience or damage, whether direct, incidental, consequential, or otherwise resulting from breach of any express or implied warranty or condition of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or otherwise with respect to our products except as set forth herein. or 27.5 x 3.0 in. Specs, reviews & prices for the 2020 Salsa Horsethief SX Eagle. The 2019 Salsa Horsethief brought me back to my Downhill days. Bike of the Day: Trek Session 9.9. I got to ride the Carbon NX Eagle model on Arizona’s Black Canyon Trail, and felt like I just scratched the surface of the bike’s abilities. The Horsethief’s carbon frame felt pretty stiff overall, which may be helped by its Super Boost 157mm rear spacing. The two new 29ers utilize Super Boost 157 spacing, which allows for shorter chainstays and increased tire clearance. Failure to adhere to the use cases identified in this chart will void your warranty. Salsa 35.0 Tape/Grips Salsa File Tread Lock-On Stem Salsa Guide 35.0 Brakes Shimano MT401, 180mm rotors Saddle WTB Volt Sport Seat Post TranzX YSI05 w/ Shimano Lever, 30.9mm, Travel Adjustable, Travel: SM = 125 mm, MD = 150mm, LG = 170mm, XL = 200mm The Salsa Horsethief is the brand’s 29er trail bike with 120mm rear travel and 140mm up front. (27.5 in. 9:44. View and share reviews, comments and questions on mountain bikes. All Salsa forks JF Rides. View and share reviews, comments and questions on mountain bikes. View and share reviews, comments and questions on mountain bikes. trail: Colorado Trail (Seg 7.2 - Gold Hill Upper) Nov 11, 2019. Confidently send drops or plow through rock gardens with a 140mm fork and 120mm of rear suspension travel. Salsa Cycles is not one to shy away from big tires, so it is only natural to see another one of its bikes with a bit of extra rubber show up at our door for review. Salsa Cycles therefore strongly encourages warranty registration at salsacycles.com. Photo: Hannah Morvay. If crushing singletrack is your game, the Salsa Horsethief Deore 29 is your bike. This warranty applies to 2014 and newer model bicycles and covers only Salsa Cycles branded product. Horsethief is one bike for many trails. With that said, it’s not without a touch of Salsa’s unique flavor. (27.5 in. By Radioface in forum 29er Bikes Replies: 13 Last Post: 01-09-2013, 03:33 AM. on Mar 2, 2018 The Salsa Rustler is a playful 27.5 trail bike with gobs of tire clearance. OFF-ROAD EXPEDITION / WORLD TOURING / CREATIVE THINKING, ASTM Riding Condition Classification Chart, Suspension Frame Service - Rear Axle Pivots & Hanger Instructions, Suspension Frame Service - Shock Mount Hardware Instructions, Suspension Frame Service – Control Link Pivot Instructions – Type 1, Suspension Frame Service - Flip Chip 1.0 Instructions, Salsa Rustler (MD, LG, XL), Salt Flat (SM), TranzX YSP15JL, Travel: SM = 100 mm, MD, LG, XL=125 mm, WTB Serra Hub 110 x 15 mm, WTB ST i29 TCS 2.0 29" Tubeless Ready, WTB Serra Hub 157 x 12 mm, WTB ST i29 TCS 2.0 29" Tubeless Ready, Maxxis Minion DHF 29 x 2.5" Front, DHR II 29 x 2.4" Rear, 60 tpi/EXO/Tubeless Ready, See Split Pivot Service Kit Instructions 2019+, Super Boost 157 55–57mm chainline only 1x: 32t max, Smooth and predictable braking throughout travel, Increased stiffness in rear triangle/rear suspension frame members, Able to be fine-tuned for improved ride quality and personal preference, An average 140mm 29/27.5+ suspension fork at 25% sag, A 29 x 2.4" tire measuring 745mm in diameter, Standover is measured from vertically from ground to bend in top tube, subtract 2–8mm (0.1–0.3") for 27.5 x 2.8–3.0 tires, Note: Where two measurements are listed, the first number is with Flip Chip in Low position; the second number is with Flip Chip in High position. The Salsa Rustler has 130mm rear travel and 150mm up front. 2020 Horsethief SX Eagle Black Salsa. Its confidence-inspiring geometry, just-right suspension, and highly adaptable platform are ready to tackle any trail. Horsethief can run 29er or 27.5 wheels thanks to Flip Chip technology; max tire width is 29 x 2.6 in. The definition of “mountain biking” covers a lot more terrain than it used to. The Salsa Spearfish is a 100mm cross-crountry rig with 120mm fork. Find a Salsa retailer using the Bike Inventory Online tool on this page (close popup). Review: Salsa Pony Rustler – A Bike That Can Handle Trails with Poise As for that design, Joe Meiser, product manager at Salsa, explains that the Pony Rustler was crafted to add to the growing trend of short travel bikes that can climb and descend while providing increased traction through the use of plus-sized tires. Carbon frames Huge selection of mountain bikes from brands such as Trek, Specialized, Giant, Santa Cruz, Norco and more. Compare forks, shocks, wheels and other components on current and past MTB’s. By Matt Miller July 9, 2019. $2,649.00) (No reviews yet) Write a Review. Whiskey reviews and advice by Jeff Schwartz a/k/a The Whiskeyfellow. December 13, 2020. The Horsethief is Salsa’s 29” all-around trail bike that they say is, “one bike for many trails.” It’s available as a carbon frame only or as one of five complete builds: Carbon XTR, Carbon XT, Carbon SLX, Aluminum SLX, and Aluminum SX Eagle .