Rocky Mountain Slayer Carbon 50 Review

Rocky Mountain Slayer Carbon 50 Review

Rocky Mountain Slayer Carbon 50 Review

Price: 6300 €
category: Enduro
Frame Material: Carbon
Weight: 16 kg
Wheel Size: 29"
Travel Front: 180 mm
Travel Rear: 170 mm
Model Year: 2023 (carry over model from 2022)
  • 5 years warranty
  • up the hill, it´s not the fastest bike
  • with 16 kg unfortunately a bit heavy
fun to ride in
easy terrain extreme terrain
seating position
upright efficient
handling
playful easy calm
framesize runs
small big

Overall Bike Check

The most importanten ratings of the Slayer Carbon 50 in comparison to the competitor bikes of following categorie: (Enduro up to 8000 €) .

Value for Money Check

If you are keen on value for money, this is your chart. It shows you at a glance how many bike you get for 6300 €.

Geometry

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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-
-
M-Slack
L-Slack
XL-Slack
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Wheelsize
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-
27,5
29
29
29
29
Stack
-
-
595
625
639
653
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Reach
-
-
419
439
462
493
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Top Tube Length
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-
570
604
629
664
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Seat Tube Length
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-
380
420
445
480
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Seat Tube Angle
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-
75,4
75,2
75,2
75,2
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Head Tube Length
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-
90
95
110
125
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Head Tube Angle
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-
63,9
63,2
63,2
63,2
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Bottom Bracket Drop
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-
18
27
27
27
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Bottom Bracket Height (absolut)
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-
-
347
347
347
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Chainstay Length
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-
431
443
443
443
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Wheelbase
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-
1180
1233
1262
1299
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Standover Height
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-
806
832
832
832
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Specification
  • Frame SMOOTHWALL™ Carbon. Full Sealed Cartridge Bearings. Press Fit BB. Internal Cable Routing. 2-Bolt ISCG05 Tabs. RIDE-4™ Adjustable Geometry. 29: 170mm Travel / 27.5: 180mm Travel. FORM™ Alloy Rear Triangle
  • Frame Material Carbon
  • Fork Fox 38 Float EVOL GRIP Performance Series | 27.5 = 180mm, 37mm Offset | 29 = 180mm, 44mm Offset
  • Spring Unit air
  • Remote-Lockout yes
  • Damper Fox DHX2 Performance | Steel Spring | Sealed Bearing Eyelet | 25x8mm F Hardware | All Sizes = 230x65mm | Size-Specific tune in FAQ
  • Gearrange 510%
  • Drivetrain 1x12
  • Gear Lever Shimano SLX
  • Rear Derailleur Shimano XT
  • Crank Race Face Aeffect Cinch | 32T | 24mm Spindle | 170mm Crank Length
  • Cassette Shimano SLX 10-51T
  • Chain Shimano M6100
  • Brake Set Shimano SLX Trail 4 Piston | Metal Pads | F: Shimano RT66 203mm | R: Shimano RT66 203mm
  • Brake Rotors 203/203
  • Rims WTB ST i30 TCS 2 Tubeless | 32H | Tubeless Ready - Tape | Valves Incl
  • Front Hub Rocky Mountain Sealed Boost 15mm
  • Rear Hub Race Face Trace Boost 148mm | 10° Engagement
  • Tires Front Maxxis Assegai 2.5 WT 3C MaxxGrip DD Tubeless Ready |
  • Tires Rear Maxxis Minion DHR II 2.4 WT 3C MaxxTerra DD Tubeless Ready |
  • Saddle WTB Volt Race 142
  • Seat Post Race Face Aeffect R Dropper 30.9mm | Shimano MT500 Remote | SM = 125mm | MD = 150mm | LG - XL = 175mm
  • Stem Rocky Mountain 35 AM | 5° Rise | All Sizes = 40m
  • Handle Bar Rocky Mountain AM | 780mm Width | 38mm Rise | 9° Backsweep | 5° Upsweep | 35 Clamp
  • Handle Bar Width 780
  • Head Set FSA Orbit NO.57E | Sealed Stainless 36°x45° Bearings | 30.2mm x 41mm x 7.1mm Upper | 40mm x 51.8mm x 7.5mm Lower | 1.5" Crown Race

Expirience with the Rocky Mountain Slayer Carbon 50

Rocky Mountain Slayer Carbon 50 Review You are looking for a bike for on extremely technical trails use? Then look no further and check out the Rocky Mountain Enduro. With a 63,2 degree head tube angle and a reach that tends to be long you can certainly speak of a modern geometry. The upright seating position gives the Enduro of Rocky Mountain a comfortable character. Looking at only the shifting system of the rest of the bikes you have to say that other manufacturers in the price range under 8000 Eurouse higher quality components. With 16 kg, the Enduro of Rocky Mountain tends to be one of the heavier bikes on the market. Trail lovers should nevertheless be convinced by this argument: in the downhill, the coherent geometry ensures you´ll have a wide smile in your face. Rocky Mountain gives 5 years warranty on the bike.

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