Ariel Sport
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Ariel Sport

Part No.  34896
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Ariel Sport
Overview
Technical Specifications
Geometry
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With elements of both a road bike and mountain bike, the Ariel is for the female rider looking to zip through the weekday commute and head out for weekend adventure. The Ariel Sport features a A1 Premium Aluminum frame with women's recreational geometry, Shimano Acera 9-speed rear derailleur for crisp shifting, and a 75mm-travel SR Suntour fork for a plush ride.
  • A1 Premium Aluminum frame with women's recreational geometry and tubesets for a lightweight and confidence inspiring ride. Fender/rack braze-ons for versatility.
  • Specialized Borough XC Sport 700c tires roll fast, yet have enough bite for the trail
  • SR Suntour 9speed triple crankset gives you all the gears you need for varied terrain, with a chainguard for added protection
  • Body Geometry Women's Riva 155mm saddle combines generous padding and durable scuff guards for all-day performance and comfort
  • SR Suntour 75mm-travel custom women's coil sprung fork with lockout and alloy lowers provides a capable and plush ride.
  • Shimano Acera 9-speed rear derailleur for crisp and reliable shifting

Technical Specifications

DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC X-9, 9-speed, reusable Missing Link
BOTTOM BRACKET Square taper, cartridge bearing, double crank stop
CRANKSET SR Suntour, 9-speed, square spindle w/ chainguard
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano M390, 31.8mm clamp, top-swing, dual-pull
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano M390, 9-speed, Rapidfire
CASSETTE Shimano 9-speed, 11-32t
CHAINRINGS 44/35/26, w/ chainguard
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Acera, 9-speed, top normal
SUSPENSION
FORK SR Suntour SF11-NVX-MLO, alloy lower, 28mm stanchion, custom women's coil spring, mech. LO, 75mm travel
REAR SHOCK ---
WHEELS
FRONT HUB Loose ball, sealed, dual-lock nuts, QR
REAR HUB Loose ball, double-sealed, dual lock nuts, QR
INNER TUBES Schrader valve
SPOKES Stainless, 2.0mm (14g)
FRONT TIRE Specialized Borough XC Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, 700x45c
RIMS Alex alloy 700c, double-wall w/ CNC side walls, pinned, 32h
REAR TIRE Specialized Borough XC Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, 700x45c
COCKPIT
SADDLE Women's Body Geometry Riva, 155mm width
SEATPOST Alloy, 2-bolt head, 12.5mm offset, 27.2mm
STEM Melt-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 20º rise, 25.4mm clamp
HANDLEBARS Alloy riser bar, 8º backsweep, 6º upsweep, 25mm rise, 25.4mm
GRIPS Women's Body Geometry Contour
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Die cast, alloy ""V"" brake, 1pc. pad
BRAKE LEVERS Alloy ""V""-brake, two-finger, linear pull
REAR BRAKE Die cast, alloy ""V"" brake, 1pc. pad
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Composite plastic body, loose ball w/ reflectors
FRAMESET
HEADSET FSA Ahead, 1-1/8"" cold forged Cr-Mo cups, loose ball
SEAT BINDER 31.8mm, extruded and machined alloy
FRAME A1 Premium Aluminum w/ smooth welding, women's recreational geometry and tubesets, fender and rack braze-ons, forgeddropouts, and kickstand mount

Geometry

Geometry Chart

Ariel - Geometry

XS S M L
  XS S M L
Reach 363mm 383mm 400mm 418mm
Stack 618mm 618mm 627mm 637mm
Chainstay Length 455mm 455mm 455mm 455mm
Bottom Bracket Drop 65mm 65mm 65mm 65mm
Seat Tube Angle 73.5° 73.5° 73.5° 73°
Head Tube Angle 70° 70° 70° 70°
Head Tube Length 100mm 100mm 110mm 120mm
Top Tube Length (Actual) 555mm 564mm 574mm 588mm
Top Tube Length (Horizontal) 552mm 572mm 592mm 612mm
Seat Tube Length, Center to Top 330mm 381mm 432mm 482mm
Standover Height 662mm 682mm 720mm 754mm
Wheel Base 1068mm 1088mm 1109mm 1129mm
Bottom Bracket Height 292mm 292mm 292mm 292mm

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