Raven 8.6 2022 Review

Focus Raven 8.6 Review

Comparable Bikes: Racehardtail up to 2000 €

Focus Raven 8.6 Review

Comparable Bikes: Racehardtail up to 2000 €

Price: 1699 €
category: Racebike
Frame Material: Carbon
Weight KG: 12,8
Wheel Size (Inches): 29
Travel Front (MM): 100
Travel Rear (MM): NA
Model Year: NA
  • striking design
  • 6 years warranty
  • there are stronger bikes in the downhill
  • a lesser groupset
  • with 12,8 kg unfortunately a bit heavy
  • fun to ride in
    easy terrain Extreme Terrain
    seating position
    upright efficient
    handling
    playfull easy calm
    Framesize runs
    small big

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    Summary

    Expirience with the Focus Raven 8.6

    Expirience with the Raven 8.6 2022 The Raven 8.6 is a very classic race hardtail, with a distinctive design. At 142 mm, the installation dimension of the rear wheel is no longer up to date. With its geometry, the Raven 8.6 is right in the middle between playfulness and high speed stability. At the seating position, Focus combines the best of two worlds: It´s balanced character is a good mix of sporty efficiency and a comfortable upright postiion. With a central lever on the handlebar of the on long tours, the complete chassis can be blocked. On the downhill, however, the Focus Raven 8.6 is left in the dust by its competitors. With 12,8 kg, the Racebike of Focus tends to be one of the heavier bikes on the market. Focus gives 6 years warranty on the bike. Check the size chart exactly before buying: the Focus Raven 8.6 .

    technical Details

    Je steiler der Winkel des Sitzrohrs ist, desto effizienter können Sie in die Pedale treten.

    SIZE XXS XS S M L XL XXL
    Sizing of Manufacturer
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    S
    M
    L
    XL
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    Wheelsize
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    -
    29
    29
    29
    29
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    Stack
    -
    -
    620
    623
    644
    663
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    Reach
    -
    -
    420
    435
    450
    465
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    Top Tube Length
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    -
    592
    608
    629
    649
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    Seat Tube Length
    -
    -
    420
    460
    500
    540
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    Seat Tube Angle
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    -
    74,5
    74,5
    74,5
    74,5
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    Head Tube Length
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    -
    104
    107
    130
    150
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    Head Tube Angle
    -
    -
    69,8
    69,8
    69,8
    69,8
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    Bottom Bracket Drop
    -
    -
    68
    68
    68
    68
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    Bottom Bracket Height (absolut)
    -
    -
    306
    306
    306
    306
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    Chainstay Length
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    -
    435
    435
    435
    435
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    Wheelbase
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    -
    1100
    1116
    1139
    1160
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    Standover Height
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    -
    • Frame RAVEN, carbon, PF30 BB, 142mm dropouts, internal cable routing, PM 160 rear brake
    • Frame Material Carbon
    • Fork Rock Shox Judy Silver TK 29 Boost, TurnKey, 15x110 mm, 51 mm rake, 100 mm travel
    • Spring Unit air
    • Remote-Lockout yes
    • Gearrange 455%
    • Drivetrain 1x12
    • Gear Lever SRAM SX Eagle, 12-speed
    • Rear Derailleur SRAM SX Eagle, 12-speed
    • Crank SRAM SX Eagle
    • Cassette SRAM PG-1210 Eagle, 12-speed
    • Chain SRAM SX Eagle, 12-speed
    • Brake Set SRAM Level
    • Brake Rotors 160/160
    • Rims Rodi Viper 21
    • Tires Front Maxxis Rekon Race, 2.25, 2C
    • Tires Rear Maxxis Rekon Race, 2.25, 2C
    • Saddle FOCUS Race SL
    • Seat Post BBB Deluxe, Aluminium, 27,2mm, 350mm
    • Stem Aluminium, 31,8 mm
    • Handle Bar 760 mm, flatbar, backsweep: 9°, 31,8 mm
    • Handle Bar Width 760
    • Head Set Acros AIX-322, tapered, IS 42/286-IS52/40
    130 cm 140 cm 150 cm 160 cm 170 cm 180 cm 190 cm 200 cm 210 cm
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    M
    L
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    Seating Position
    comfortable
    normal
    Sporty
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