“It’s time to grow up!”
Is it time to let go of “26′ forever” and move up to 650b wheels? The answer is YES, because it works! Smoother, more stability and more speed. After you’ve tried it, you will be addicted. So we said: “Why not, it’s time for us to grow up!”
The META SX Essential 650b in Limited Edition Black 2015 – Price of €2999.
The specifications are 160mm of travel from and rear respectively by a Pike RTC3 and Monarch Plus Debonair. Brakes are Guide R 180 / 180mm and a 1 × 10 drivetrain with a cassette already modified with E-13 42T ring. The front ring is 34T with alternating teeth.
The geometries can be found below and provide a steering from 65.5 ° seat angle of 73 °, chariot 437 mm and horizontal pipe of 580mm in size M. For all other details, the Commencal pages are updated.
It’s also available as a frame with RockShox Monarch Plus for €1199
Despite the above sentence about switching to 27.5 , fans of the 26″ can rest easy because the META SX 26 remain in the catalog.