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Each Talon is up to 80-90 percent assembled and factory packed for shipping (some assembly, tuning/cable routing still required)
Please allow an additional 2 to 3 days time before your tracking number shows movement
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Shimano Ultegra, 22 Speed
Bikes come up to 90 percent assembled. Assembly is easy. An 11 year old customer assembled their own bike. Check out his video: CLICK HERE.How much Assembly? CLICK HERE for sample assembly instructions and videos CLICK HERE for a special price on the full Video DVD/CD and Folding Mini ToolKit
If you don't feel confident working on your bike, we suggest you take it to a local bike shop for final assembly & safety checks.
The Kestrel RT700 was Selected by Outside Magazine as Gear of the Year - click here for the article
Highest Quality Carbon
As in the award winning RT700, the Talon uses Kestrel's unmatched carbon fiber know-how for a superior riding experience. Superb stiffness, superior strength, durability and Kestrel's legendary aerodynamic geometry lend to a road-smoothing ride with precise handling and efficient power transfer. Size-specific tuning optimizes the ride for every size, so you get the same precise handling with a responsive feel regardless of how big you are or where you ride.
* Constantly varying tube sections and optimized shapes throughout, for increased torsional rigidity and bottom bracket stiffness
* Full Internal cable routing
Frame weight = 1.2kg* (approx avg.)
Factory Direct Pricing
Order yours while we still have them - We only have a very limited number of these available at this clearance price
Each Talon is up to 80-90 percent assembled and factory packed for shipping (some assembly, tuning/cable routing required)
|Frame||MAIN FRAME Kestrel Enhanced Modulus Hybrid (EMH) 700K & 800K Carbon Fiber
REAR TRIANGLE EMH Carbon Fiber With Replaceable Derailleur Hanger
|Fork||Kestrel EMH Aero Carbon, 1 1/8" - 1 1/4" Tapered Alloy Steerer|
|Crankset||Oval Concepts 520 Alloy Compact, 50/34T|
|Bottom Bracket||Oval Concepts Integrated, External Bearings|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano Ultegra, Braze-on|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Ultegra, 11-speed|
|Shifters||Shimano Ultegra, 11-speed|
|Cassette/Freewheel||SunRace, 11-28T, 11-speed|
|Chain||KMC X11 w/MissingLink, 11-speed|
|Wheelset||Oval Concepts 527, 700c, 18/24H, cartridge bearing hubs|
|Tires||Vittoria Zaffiro Pro, 700 x 23c, folding|
|Brake Set||Tektro R540 Dual Pivot|
|Brake Levers||Shimano Ultegra|
|Headset||FSA Integrated, 1 1/8" Top, 1 1/4" Bottom with 15mm Top Cover|
|Handlebar||Oval Concepts 310, 6061 Alloy, Ergonomic Fit|
|Stem||Oval Concepts 313 6061 3D-forged Alloy, 31.8mm +/- 7°|
|Saddle||Oval Concepts 300, Steel Rail|
|Seat Post||Kestrel EMS Pro, Carbon, Ritchey Clamp System|
|Seat Clamp||Ritchey Design Clamp System|
|Sizes||see pull down Geometry Sizing Chart|
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bike comes up to 90 percent assembled.