Giant XTC 26'' FR Aluminum Mountain Bike Frame when speed, efficiency and control matter the most, This Classic Race-Bred hardtail is hard to beat!! The Giant 26'' XTC FR Aluminum Mountain Bike Frame is designed with Giant Bikes Allux SL aluminum technology. Extreme lightweight frame featuring high-performance strength to weight ratios. Predominantly features 6061 grade alloy for a high performance strength to weight ratio. Forming methods include double butting resulting in lighter weight without sacrificing strength, and longevity. Features PressForming, WarmForming (advanced manipulation of tubeset shaping via injection of high pressure air) and fluid forming. Welding Techniques features both Standard, and Smooth welding for outstanding strength to and weight.
The Allux Advantage: From the manipulation of atomic grain structures to our advanced forming and welding techniques, Giant has been at the forefront of aluminum engineering for more than 30 years. Today, ALUXX Aluminum Technology represents the pinnacle of alloy performance.
A heritage of craftsmanship combined with unmatched manufacturing capabilities gives Giant the unique ability to monitor every step of the aluminum frame-building process. Through our cutting-edge materials science, proprietary forming techniques, and attention to detail, we are constantly advancing aluminum performance to create bikes that are lighter, stronger and stiffer. The difference can be felt in the ride. Every aluminum bike bearing the ALUXX Aluminum Technology label must live up to the highest standards and meet the tightest tolerances of any aluminum frame in the world.
Frame: Giant XTC 26"
Headset: 1 1/8" / 28.6mm (FSA integrated headset included)
Seatpost Size: 30.9mm
Seat Tube Clamp Size: (clamp included)
Front Derailleur: 34.9mm Top Swing
Bottom Bracket: 89.5-92mm bottom bracket shell, 41mm inner diameter press-fit style BB only, bearing set not included
Color: See Drop Down for Options
Size: Large 20" / X-Large 22"
Head Angle: 70.5°
Seat Angle: 73.°
Top Tube: 24.2" / 25.0"
Head Tube: 5.7" / 6.3"
Chainstay Length: 16.5"
Wheel Base: 42.2" / 42.3"
Stand Over Height: 30.4" / 32.2"
Height Recommendation: 6'0"-6'4"/ 6'4"-6'8"