Zerode Taniwha

Zerode Taniwha

2 Reviews for Taniwha

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 Hands down the best bike I've ever ridden. Yes there are downsides with the gearbox but its still in its infancy. The benefits far outweigh the negatives. This bike will track better then anything you have ever ridden, the suspension is mind boggling and the traction you gain has you going into corners and chunky stuff faster then ever before. this bike puts a smile on your face and helps you smash your PRs.
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 After 2 years on my Taniwha i am still grinning like a cheshire cat.
The absence of a rear derailleur was always my drawcard to the bike, the ability to position myself on really obscure lines that a conventional rear mech bike would fear to tread for fear of damage is such a plus.
This bike is thoroughly capable to ride all types of trails my DH bike is gathering dust.

So much fun!
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Zerode Taniwha (MSRP $9500) — Building on our DH race origins, the Taniwha blends modern trail bike geometry with the latest gearbox technology and high-quality carbon fabrication to crate a low-maintenance 160mm Enduro bike that improves every aspect of the riding experience. The Taniwha is ready to race, take on epic backcountry adventures or just to put a smile on your face every time you ride it. No compromises - the Taniwha is like no bike you've ever ridden.

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Release Date 2018
Price $9,500
Travel 160
Rear Shock Cane Creek DB air IL
Fork Cane Creek Helm, 160mm
Headset Cane Creek 40 ZS
Crankarms Pinion Forged
Chainguide Pinion KS1.2
Chain Wipperman 808
Shifter Pods Pinion twist shifter
Handlebar Syntace Vector Carbon
Stem Syntace Mega Force
Grips Syntace Moto Gripz
Brakes Magura MT Trail
Hubs Zerode 12x142 / Project 321
Spokes Sapim
Rim Derby DH 35i
Tires WTB Convict / Trail Boss
Seat SQ Lab Active Ergowave
Seatpost 9point8 Fall Line

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