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2017 Large SKU: BMT22489

Rocky Mountain Element 970 RSL Mountain Bike - 2017, Large

Recommended Rider Height: 5'10" - 6'2" Size Guide
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About Rocky Mountain

Rocky Mountain Bikes has been in the North Shore scene for forty years. The start-up went global, but British Columbia roots and the desire to share cycling with everyone keep the company core.

Highlights
- New bottom bracket for smooth spinning.
- New FSA chain to optimize crisp shifting.
- Race Face Next Carbon handlebar.
- Bontrager Line Elite 30 Aluminum Tubeless Ready wheelset.
- Race Face Cinch Power Meter. *

Master Mechanic's Notes
- Moderate scratches on the top tube & down tube.
- Moderate scratches on the chainstays & seatstays.
- Moderate scratches on the fork lowers.

* Power meters are typically aftermarket upgrades, and we cannot guarantee battery life, accuracy, or calibration.

About Rocky Mountain

Rocky Mountain Bikes has been in the North Shore scene for forty years. The start-up went global, but British Columbia roots and the desire to share cycling with everyone keep the company core.
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This bike passed a 141-point inspection and received a full pro-tune by our Master Mechanics in our Certified Pre-Owned process. CPO bikes are pristine and ready to ride!

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Bikes ship in our custom RideFast box, and assembly is incredibly simple. Most novice riders can assemble their bike in 5 minutes or less. The tools you need to assemble are also included.

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Specifications

Year 2017
Brand Rocky Mountain
Model Element 970 RSL
Size Large
Frame Material Carbon Fiber
Drivetrain Shimano, 1x11 spd
Weight 26 lbs 14 oz
Fork FOX Performance Elite Series 34 FLOAT
Fork Travel 120mm
Rear Shock FOX Performance Elite Series FLOAT DPS
Rear Shock Travel 100mm
Brakes Shimano XT M8000, Disc - Hydraulic
Shifters Shimano XT M8000, Mechanical
Rear Derailleur Shimano XTR M9000
Bottom Bracket Shell Press fit
Crankset Race Face Turbine Alloy w/Cinch Power Meter, 28t, 175mm
Cassette Shimano XT M8000, 11-46t
Chain FSA
Handlebar Race Face Next Carbon, 770mm
Headset FSA Integrated
Stem Rocky Mountain AM Alloy, 35.0mm x 70mm, 6°
Seatpost KS Lev Integra Dropper, 30.9mm
Seatpost Travel 150mm
Saddle Sweep Gel Fit
Front Axle Spacing 15x110mm (Thru-Axle)
Rear Axle Spacing 12x148mm Boost
Wheelset Bontrager Line Elite 30 Aluminum Tubeless Ready, Bontrager
Front Tire Vittoria Mezcal XC-Trail Graphene 2.0 , 29" x 2.35"
Rear Tire Vittoria Mezcal XC-Trail Graphene 2.0 , 29" x 2.35"
Tire Type Tubeless
Tubeless Compatibility Bike ships tubeless

Geometry

Recommended Rider Height 5'10" - 6'2"
a. Effective Top Tube 615 mm
b. Seat Tube 470 mm
c. Seat Tube Angle 74.5°
d. Head Tube Angle 69°
e. Head Tube 120 mm
f. Stack 627 mm
g. Reach 442 mm
h. Standover Height N/A
i. Saddle Height Range 670 - 780 mm
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