Ariel
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Ariel

Part No.  23569
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Ariel
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.
  • A1 Premium Aluminum frame with women's recreational geometry with lower standover for lightweight confidence and fender/rack braze-ons for versatility
  • 75mm-travel coil-sprung fork with alloy lowers allows this hybrid to go off-road with ease
  • Triple crankset gives you all the gears you need for varied terrain, with a chainguard for added confidence
  • Specialized Borough XC Sport 700c tires roll fast, yet have enough bite for the trail
  • Body Geometry Women's Riva MTB saddle combines generous padding and durable scuff guards for all-day performance and comfort

Technical Specifications

DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC Z7
BOTTOM BRACKET Cartridge bearing, square spindle with crank stop right side and capless bolts
CRANKSET SR SunTour Square taper spline, replaceable outer ring, w/ chainguard
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano FD-TX51, 31.8mm clamp, top swing, dual pull
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano, SL-M310, 7-speed rapid fire
CASSETTE SRAM PG-730, 7-speed, 12-32t
CHAINRINGS 48 x38 x 28T w/ chainguard
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Altus, 7-speed
SUSPENSION
FORK SR SunTour SF11-NVX-700C, alloy lower, 28mm stanchions, coil spring
REAR SHOCK ---
WHEELS
FRONT HUB Double sealed, ground race, dual lock nuts w/ 17mm contact side, 5mm QR
REAR HUB Double sealed, ground race, dual lock nuts w/ 19mm contact side, 5mm QR
INNER TUBES Schraeder valve
SPOKES 2mm (14g) stainless
FRONT TIRE Specialized Borough XC Sport, 700x45c, 60TPI, wire bead
RIMS Alloy double wall, 32h
REAR TIRE Specialized Borough XC Sport, 700x45c, 60TPI, wire bead
COCKPIT
SADDLE Body Geometry Women's Riva MTB, 155mm width
SEATPOST Alloy, 2-bolt head, 12.5mm offset, 27.2mm
STEM Melt-forged alloy, 20 degree rise, 25.4mm clamp
HANDLEBARS Hi-Ten riser bar, 25.4mm, 32mm rise, 640mm wide, 8 degree back sweep, 6 degree up
GRIPS BG Contour, women's grip
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Die cast, alloy ""V"" brake, 60mm 1pc. pad
BRAKE LEVERS ""V""-brake, Linear pull
REAR BRAKE Die cast, alloy ""V"" brake, 60mm 1pc. pad
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Composite plastic body, loose ball w/ reflectors
FRAMESET
HEADSET Ahead, loose ball, Cr-Mo cups, 25.5mm stack
SEAT BINDER Forged alloy
FRAME Specialized A1 Premium Aluminium w/ smooth welding, fender and rack braze-ons, forged drop outs 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 459mm 459mm 459mm 459mm
Top Tube Length (Actual) 551mm 560mm 568mm 581mm
Ground-Top 910mm 910mm 920mm 929mm
Top Tube Length (Horizontal) 540mm 560mm 580mm 600mm
Head Tube Angle - Low Setting 70° 70° 70° 70°
Standover Height 662mm 682mm 720mm 754mm
Wheel Base 1068mm 1088mm 1109mm 1129mm
Head Tube Height 100mm 100mm 110mm 120mm
Seat Tube Angle (Actual) - Low Setting 74° 74° 74° 74°
Seat Tube Length - Center to Top 330mm 381mm 432mm 482mm
Bottom Bracket Height - Low Setting 292mm 292mm 292mm 292mm

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