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Salsa Rustler SLX

Salsa Rustler SLX
  • Color: Orange
$3,699.00
Color:
Orange
Wheel Size:
27.5-inch
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This item is not permitted to be shipped, however it can be purchased online and picked up.

Details

Rustler SLX is designed from the ground up to be a playful trail bike. An aluminum frame, responsive trail geometry, and the agility of 27.5" wheels mean you can get creative with the trail features. Rustler's Split Pivot suspension design makes the most of its 130 mm of rear travel and is active while accelerating, braking, and climbing for reliable traction. Shimano's SLX drivetrain performs smoothly ride after ride, and the four-piston hydraulic brakes bring the action to a halt when you need it. With space for a full-size water bottle and a top tube mount for ride accessories, it's easier to keep the fun rolling.

KEY FEATURES:

SPLIT PIVOT® REAR SUSPENSION SYSTEM:
Split Pivot provides a host of impressive suspension characteristics because the system isolates pedaling forces and braking forces from each other, allowing us to tune and optimize the bike for both independently. The concentric rear axle pivot, in conjunction with precise wheel link, brake link, and control link placement, results in: Excellent bump compliance / Incredible pedaling efficiency / Smooth and predictable braking throughout travel / Maximum traction.

ON-BIKE STORAGE:
Salsa innovated new bottle and accessory mount placements for added utility and ride range. Our gravel and road bikes have mounts on the top tube and underside of the down tube, plus up to five additional bottle mounts for extra hydration, ride accessories, and bikepacking gear. Our mountain bike line features top tube mounts, mounts on the underside of the down tube on hardtail models, and space for multiple bottles on hardtails and select suspension bikes.

FRAME PROTECTION:
We use various materials to protect our frames and forks from damage, whether it’s a rock strike on the trail or thick, abrasive mud on your favorite gravel route.

Geometry

Geometry Chart:
SizeXS - 150mm ForkSM - 150mm ForkMD - 150mm ForkLG - 150mm ForkXL - 150mm ForkXS - 140mm ForkSM - 140mm ForkMD - 140mm ForkLG - 140mm Fork
A. Effective Top Tube (mm) 563 / 562 595 / 594 616 / 615 638 / 637 659 / 658 562 / 561 593 / 592 615 / 614 636 / 635
B. Stand Over (mm) 706 / 708 709 / 711 709 / 711 709 / 711 709 / 711 701 / 703 705 / 707 705 / 707 705 / 707
C. Reach (mm) 391 / 394 420 / 423 439 / 442 458 / 461 476 / 480 396 / 398 425 / 427 444 / 446 463 / 465
D. Stack (mm) 584 / 582 593 / 591 602 / 601 611 / 610 621 / 619 580 / 579 590 / 588 599 / 597 608 / 606
E. Total Seat Tube Length (mm) 368 406 432 470 508 368 406 432 470
F. Headtube Length (mm) 100 110 120 130 140 100 110 120 130
G. Headtube Angle 65.8 / 66.1 65.8 / 66.1 65.8 / 66.1 65.8 / 66.1 65.8 / 66.1 66.3 / 66.5 66.3 / 66.5 66.3 / 66.5 66.3 / 66.5
H. Seat Tube Angle 73.7 / 74.0 73.7 / 74.0 73.7 / 74.0 73.7 / 74.0 73.7 / 74.0 74.1 / 74.3 74.1 / 74.3 74.1 / 74.3 74.1 / 74.3
I. BB Drop (mm) 12.6 / 10 12.6 / 10 12.6 / 10 12.6 / 10 12.6 / 10 16 / 12.8 16 / 12.8 16 / 12.8 16 / 12.8
K. Chainstay Length (mm) 426 / 425 426 / 425 426 / 425 426 / 425 426 / 425 426 / 425 426 / 425 426 / 425 426 / 425
L. Fork Length Axle to Crown (mm) 542 542 542 542 542 532 532 532 532
M. Fork Offset (mm) 37 37 37 37 37 37 37 37 37
N. Wheelbase (mm) 1114 / 1113 1147 / 1146 1170 / 1169 1193 / 1192 1216 / 1215 1110 / 1109 1143 / 1142 1166 / 1165 1189 / 1188
Crank Arm Length (mm) 165 170 170 175 175 165 170 170 175
Handlebar Width (mm) 760 760 800 800 800 760 760 800 800
Stem Length (mm) 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50
Sizes:
SizeHeight (cm)
X- Small155 – 168
Small168 – 175
Medium175 – 183
Large183 – 190
X-Large190 – UP

Specs

Fork RockShox Yari RC, 150 mm, 37 mm offset
Stem Salsa Guide Trail 50 mm
Chain Shimano Deore M6100
Frame Rustler Alloy V1
Tires Maxxis DHF 27.5 x 2.6" front, Maxxis DHR II 27.5 x 2.6" rear, EXO, TR
Brakes Shimano Deore M6120 four-piston
Rotors Shimano RT64 (Center Lock, 180 mm)
Saddle WTB Volt 250 Steel, 250 x 135
Wheels F: Shimano MT400-B 15 x 110 mm hub, WTB ST i35 27.5" rim | R: Shimano SLX M7110 12 x 148 mm hub, WTB ST i35 27.5" rim
Crankset Shimano Deore M6100, 32t
Seatpost TranzX YSI05, Shimano MT500 lever, 30 mm travel adj
Shifters Shimano Deore M6100
Handlebars Race Face Chester 35
Rear Shock Fox Float DPS Performance
Tape/Grips Salsa File Tread Lock-on
Rear Derailleur Shimano SLX M7100 SGS
Cassette/Freewheel Shimano Deore M6100, 10–51t, 12-speed

* Subject to change without notice.

Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN Store SKU
Orange / X-Small / 27.5-inch 657993311967 BK3305 SAL423088L
Orange / Small / 27.5-inch 657993312100 BK3306 SAL41296422L
Orange / Medium / 27.5-inch 657993312247 BK3307 SAL42132282M
Orange / Large / 27.5-inch 657993312384 BK3308 SAL41187792E
Orange / X-Large / 27.5-inch 657993312520 BK3309 SAL42837833E